The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support 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
Rank 78 70 80
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.42% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £39,500 £29,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.20% +28.88%
UK excluding London average salary £33,750 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -5.79%
3rd Line Support
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
919 657 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.93% 93.99% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 759 541 689
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the South Yorkshire 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
Sheffield -18 4 £39,500 +36.20%
3rd Line Support
Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) XenServer
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (25.00%) PDA

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

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenServer
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp