The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had 3rd Line Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Specialist
Rank 416 465 469
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.023% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.010% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £30,000 £41,250 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +8.57%
3rd Line Support Specialist
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
16822 20432 21243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.57% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14105 17127 16576
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

3rd Line Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

3rd Line Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3rd Line Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

3rd Line Support Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

3rd Line Support Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Berkshire - 3 - -
Hampshire +17 1 £30,000 -33.33%
3rd Line Support Specialist
England

3rd Line Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 South East region featuring 3rd Line Support Specialist in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) EMC
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) AIX
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
2 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
3 10 (62.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 10 (62.50%) DV Cleared
3 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
4 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (50.00%) Validation
5 8 (50.00%) WSUS
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) SCCM
5 8 (50.00%) SCOM
5 8 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (31.25%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) Unix
8 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
8 3 (18.75%) HP
8 3 (18.75%) LDAP
8 3 (18.75%) DHCP
8 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP

3rd Line Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
2 3 (18.75%) LDAP
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) AIX
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
1 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) HPUX
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) SUSE
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 8 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Compliance Management
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) DV Cleared
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
1 9 (56.25%) Hyper-V
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) KVM
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 8 (50.00%) SCCM
2 8 (50.00%) SCOM
2 8 (50.00%) WSUS
3 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.25%) Legato
3 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) EMC
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) AppSense
5 1 (6.25%) arcserve
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) CommVault
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Sybase
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas