The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Server Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Server Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Server Support
Rank 163 - 158
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 8 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% - 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% - 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +3.70%
3rd Line Server Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3541 2880 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 94.52% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2281 1889 2036
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

3rd Line Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

3rd Line Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

3rd Line Server Support
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

3rd Line Server Support Salary Trend in Scotland

3rd Line Server Support
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
Edinburgh - 8 - -
3rd Line Server Support
UK

3rd Line Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited 3rd Line Server Support 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 Server Support in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Finance
2 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (85.71%) MCITP
3 12 (85.71%) Clustering
3 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) MCSE
3 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
5 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 2 (14.29%) XenServer
5 2 (14.29%) F5
5 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) WLAN
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint

3rd Line Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited 3rd Line Server Support 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 Server Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) BIG-IP
2 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) WLAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 13 (92.86%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Change Management
1 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
2 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) MCSE
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (85.71%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco