The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had 3rd Line Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Technician
Rank 252 244 268
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Technician 7 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.049% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.051% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £22,500 £26,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -33.12%
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £29,875 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.60% -8.07%
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
6125 5840 7240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.67% 95.89% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5160 4835 6190
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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

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

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
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Technician across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

3rd Line Support Technician Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Technician within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +20 6 £22,500 -22.41%
Manchester -26 1 £32,500 +32.65%
3rd Line Support Technician
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 3rd Line Support Technician 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 North West region featuring 3rd Line Support Technician in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) SLA
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) Skype
3 5 (55.56%) OneDrive
3 5 (55.56%) Power BI
3 5 (55.56%) PaperCut
3 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
3 5 (55.56%) Android
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 5 (55.56%) Sage X3
3 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (55.56%) VoIP
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) Siemens
3 5 (55.56%) Sage
3 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
3 5 (55.56%) Line 50
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL

3rd Line Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
1 5 (55.56%) Skype for Business
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Line 50
1 5 (55.56%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
1 5 (55.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Skype
1 5 (55.56%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Power BI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CMDB
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Android
2 5 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Asset Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) PaperCut
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Sage
2 5 (55.56%) Siemens
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam