The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Specialist
Rank 86 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.18%
3rd Line Support Specialist
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1046 1129 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.67% 96.50% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1000 806
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

3rd Line Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

3rd Line Support Specialist
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

3rd Line Support Specialist Salary Trend in South Wales

3rd Line Support Specialist
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Caerphilly - 2 £35,000 -
3rd Line Support Specialist
Wales

3rd Line Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Support Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) NAS

3rd Line Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware