The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 151 157 166
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.22% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Median salary £33,000 £47,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.15% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £43,050 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £51,450 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,425
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +1.67%
3rd Line 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
2782 3016 3596
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.26% 95.44% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1937 2362
Median salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Scotland

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Scotland

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Glasgow -7 3 £34,000 -
Edinburgh +6 2 £28,250 -32.73%
West Lothian - 1 - -
3rd Line Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Scotland region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) SCCM
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Sage
5 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Juniper
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) Sage CRM
5 2 (14.29%) WebEx
5 2 (14.29%) Kaspersky
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Domino
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Sage CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Endur
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) WebEx
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) NAS
2 1 (7.14%) PSTN
2 1 (7.14%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) French Language
1 2 (14.29%) German Language
1 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
2 3 (21.43%) Sage
3 2 (14.29%) Blue Coat
3 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 2 (14.29%) F5
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Kaspersky
3 2 (14.29%) Trend Micro
4 1 (7.14%) BMC
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Redknee
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO