The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Technician
Rank 250 251 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Technician 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.088% 0.013% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.014% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.63% -28.23%
3rd Line Support Technician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6543 7047 6541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.53% 94.79% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5441 5726 5635
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

3rd Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Technician in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

3rd Line Support Technician
Salary Trend in the North West

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

3rd Line Support Technician Salary Trend in the North West

3rd Line Support Technician
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Technician within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 5 £31,000 -
Merseyside - 1 - -
3rd Line Support Technician
England

3rd Line Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited 3rd Line Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Technician in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (50.00%) LANDesk
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) WAN
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

3rd Line Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the North West region that cited 3rd Line Support Technician in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Apple
4 3 (50.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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