The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
North West / Manchester
Rank 176 158 135
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 26 23 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.69% 0.69% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.71% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 59
Median salary £32,000 £35,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +10.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £42,500 £37,600
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3666 3237 3802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.70% 97.24% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3072 2686 3207
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Manchester region.

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Manchester

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury - 9 £30,000 -
Stockport +13 7 £32,500 +8.33% 1
3rd Line Support
North West

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 3rd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 48 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 45 (80.36%) VMware
3 44 (78.57%) Windows
4 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
5 24 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 24 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (33.93%) MS Excel
9 17 (30.36%) ITIL
10 16 (28.57%) IIS
10 16 (28.57%) SAN
10 16 (28.57%) DHCP
10 16 (28.57%) DNS
11 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (25.00%) WSUS
13 13 (23.21%) VLAN
14 12 (21.43%) SQL
14 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
15 11 (19.64%) WAN
15 11 (19.64%) LAN
15 11 (19.64%) Terminal Services
15 11 (19.64%) Firewall
16 10 (17.86%) Linux
16 10 (17.86%) SLA
16 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
16 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (16.07%) NetApp
17 9 (16.07%) Avaya
17 9 (16.07%) Windows 7

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 16 (28.57%) IIS
3 12 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.93%) Confluence
4 5 (8.93%) Skype for Business
5 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 19 (33.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) DHCP
1 16 (28.57%) DNS
1 16 (28.57%) SAN
2 13 (23.21%) VLAN
3 11 (19.64%) Firewall
3 11 (19.64%) LAN
3 11 (19.64%) WAN
4 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
5 7 (12.50%) VoIP
6 5 (8.93%) NAS
7 3 (5.36%) Skype
7 3 (5.36%) WLAN
8 2 (3.57%) VPN
9 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) JIRA
General
1 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.36%) Advertising
2 3 (5.36%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Data Centre
1 5 (8.93%) Life Science
1 5 (8.93%) Public Cloud
2 4 (7.14%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 44 (78.57%) Windows
2 24 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (17.86%) Linux
6 9 (16.07%) Windows 7
7 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.14%) Windows 10
9 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (5.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) ITIL
2 6 (10.71%) High Availability
3 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.93%) Service Management
3 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (8.93%) Time Management
4 3 (5.36%) Data Management
4 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.36%) Information Security
4 3 (5.36%) Master Data Management
4 3 (5.36%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.57%) Coaching
5 2 (3.57%) DevOps
5 2 (3.57%) Network Design
5 2 (3.57%) Process Improvement
5 2 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.79%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.43%) SQL
2 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.93%) CCNA
2 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (8.93%) MCITP
2 5 (8.93%) MCP
2 5 (8.93%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 20 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (19.64%) Terminal Services
4 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) WSUS
2 8 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 6 (10.71%) SCCM
4 3 (5.36%) HP SIM
4 3 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (80.36%) VMware
2 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) Avaya
3 9 (16.07%) NetApp
4 8 (14.29%) Symantec
5 7 (12.50%) Veeam
6 5 (8.93%) Atlassian
6 5 (8.93%) Citrix
6 5 (8.93%) Dell
6 5 (8.93%) HP
7 4 (7.14%) Cisco
8 3 (5.36%) GFI Software
8 3 (5.36%) Intel Security
8 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.36%) Sophos
9 2 (3.57%) EMC
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