The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
England / South East
Rank 277 212 261
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 119 261 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.80% 1.36% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.41% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 118 227 189
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
14342 18573 20199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.72% 96.67% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 11892 15979 16516
Median salary £43,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,186 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3rd Line Support
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 across the South East region.

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in the South East

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in the South East

3rd Line Support
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 within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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 -2 30 £50,000 +38.88% 1
Hampshire -2 28 £40,000 +9.58% 1
East Sussex +13 17 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Oxfordshire +13 11 £31,500 -24.09% 1
Kent +7 11 £30,000 -29.41%
Surrey -18 10 £35,000 -6.66%
Buckinghamshire +19 7 £40,000 +45.45%
West Sussex +2 4 £43,500 +45.00% 1
Middlesex - 1 £42,500 -
3rd Line Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 South East region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 178 (65.68%) Windows
2 158 (58.30%) Active Directory
3 130 (47.97%) VMware
4 120 (44.28%) Windows Server
5 96 (35.42%) Microsoft
6 85 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 84 (31.00%) Cisco
8 77 (28.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 74 (27.31%) Firewall
10 72 (26.57%) MS Exchange
11 62 (22.88%) MS Excel
11 62 (22.88%) SQL
12 60 (22.14%) Hyper-V
13 56 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
13 56 (20.66%) ITIL
14 51 (18.82%) Citrix
14 51 (18.82%) Cisco Certification
15 50 (18.45%) SQL Server
16 48 (17.71%) CCNA
16 48 (17.71%) DNS
17 47 (17.34%) WAN
17 47 (17.34%) Microsoft Certification
17 47 (17.34%) Office 365
18 43 (15.87%) MCSE
19 40 (14.76%) LAN
20 37 (13.65%) Linux
20 37 (13.65%) SAN
21 34 (12.55%) DHCP
22 32 (11.81%) VoIP
22 32 (11.81%) Retail

3rd Line Support 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:

Application Platforms
1 72 (26.57%) MS Exchange
2 24 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (6.64%) IIS
4 12 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (2.21%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.48%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.37%) Apache
9 1 (0.37%) SAS
9 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 62 (22.88%) MS Excel
2 25 (9.23%) MS Office
3 4 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 47 (17.34%) Office 365
2 23 (8.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (6.27%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (27.31%) Firewall
2 48 (17.71%) DNS
3 47 (17.34%) WAN
4 40 (14.76%) LAN
5 37 (13.65%) SAN
6 34 (12.55%) DHCP
7 32 (11.81%) VoIP
8 27 (9.96%) TCP/IP
9 24 (8.86%) VLAN
10 23 (8.49%) VPN
11 14 (5.17%) Internet
11 14 (5.17%) Network Security
11 14 (5.17%) Wireless
12 13 (4.80%) NAS
13 10 (3.69%) Cisco ASA
13 10 (3.69%) OSPF
14 8 (2.95%) BGP
15 7 (2.58%) iSCSI
15 7 (2.58%) SNMP
16 4 (1.48%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (18.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.74%) DB2
4 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.37%) Big Data
5 1 (0.37%) InfluxDB
5 1 (0.37%) Informix
5 1 (0.37%) MySQL
5 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) JIRA
2 1 (0.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (11.81%) Retail
2 24 (8.86%) Finance
3 14 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.85%) Banking
5 3 (1.11%) Automotive
6 2 (0.74%) Back Office
6 2 (0.74%) French Language
6 2 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.80%) Software Packaging
2 5 (1.85%) .NET
2 5 (1.85%) Web Services
3 2 (0.74%) HTML
4 1 (0.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.86%) Blackberry
2 23 (8.49%) EPoS
3 19 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.64%) Data Centre
5 17 (6.27%) Clustering
6 14 (5.17%) Driving Licence
7 9 (3.32%) Linux Command Line
8 7 (2.58%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.85%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.85%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.48%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.48%) iPhone
10 4 (1.48%) PKI
11 3 (1.11%) iPad
12 2 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.74%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.74%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 178 (65.68%) Windows
2 120 (44.28%) Windows Server
3 77 (28.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (20.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (13.65%) Linux
6 26 (9.59%) Windows 7
7 25 (9.23%) Apple iOS
8 21 (7.75%) Android
9 19 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (3.69%) Windows 10
11 8 (2.95%) Unix
12 7 (2.58%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.21%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.85%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.85%) Solaris
15 4 (1.48%) CentOS
15 4 (1.48%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (1.11%) AIX
16 3 (1.11%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.74%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (20.66%) ITIL
2 28 (10.33%) Service Management
3 25 (9.23%) Incident Management
4 23 (8.49%) Mobile Device Management
5 18 (6.64%) ITIL V3
6 17 (6.27%) Application Virtualisation
6 17 (6.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (4.80%) Compatibility Testing
7 13 (4.80%) Mentoring
7 13 (4.80%) Migration
7 13 (4.80%) Software Distribution
8 11 (4.06%) Virtual Environments
9 10 (3.69%) DevOps
10 9 (3.32%) Presales
10 9 (3.32%) Server Building
11 8 (2.95%) Capacity Management
11 8 (2.95%) Load Balancing
11 8 (2.95%) Service Delivery
12 7 (2.58%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (2.58%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (22.88%) SQL
2 22 (8.12%) PowerShell
3 5 (1.85%) Java
4 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.74%) VB
6 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.37%) C#
6 1 (0.37%) C++
6 1 (0.37%) Python
6 1 (0.37%) VB6
6 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (18.82%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (17.71%) CCNA
3 47 (17.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (15.87%) MCSE
5 18 (6.64%) MCSA
6 13 (4.80%) Security Cleared
7 11 (4.06%) CCNP
8 8 (2.95%) CCIE
8 8 (2.95%) CCNP Voice
8 8 (2.95%) CCSA
8 8 (2.95%) JNCIA
8 8 (2.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (2.58%) MCITP
10 6 (2.21%) Degree
11 4 (1.48%) MCP
12 3 (1.11%) A+ Certification
12 3 (1.11%) CISSP
12 3 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.74%) CEH
13 2 (0.74%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.70%) SLA
2 23 (8.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.11%) ISO 9000
3 3 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 158 (58.30%) Active Directory
2 85 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (22.14%) Hyper-V
4 30 (11.07%) vSphere
5 17 (6.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (6.27%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.58%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (2.58%) Virtual Servers
6 7 (2.58%) XenApp
7 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (1.48%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.11%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.37%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.37%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.37%) vCloud
10 1 (0.37%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (11.07%) SCCM
2 24 (8.86%) Backup Exec
3 10 (3.69%) NetBackup
3 10 (3.69%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.69%) Puppet
4 8 (2.95%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (2.95%) SCOM
5 5 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (1.85%) WSUS
6 3 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.11%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.74%) Grafana
7 2 (0.74%) PaperCut
7 2 (0.74%) SafeCom
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.37%) Nagios
8 1 (0.37%) Nessus
8 1 (0.37%) vMotion
Vendors
1 130 (47.97%) VMware
2 96 (35.42%) Microsoft
3 84 (31.00%) Cisco
4 51 (18.82%) Citrix
5 27 (9.96%) Veeam
6 22 (8.12%) NetApp
7 19 (7.01%) HP
8 15 (5.54%) Juniper
9 10 (3.69%) IBM
9 10 (3.69%) Intel Security
10 9 (3.32%) CheckPoint
10 9 (3.32%) Symantec
10 9 (3.32%) WatchGuard
11 8 (2.95%) EMC
11 8 (2.95%) Oracle
11 8 (2.95%) Palo Alto
12 7 (2.58%) CommVault
12 7 (2.58%) Veritas
13 6 (2.21%) arcserve
13 6 (2.21%) Dell
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