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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 82 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.64% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £41,750 - £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
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
924 834 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 98.09% 93.18% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 801 737 672
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 2015. 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 - 6 £41,750 -
3rd Line Support
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix
2 11 (68.75%) SAN
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (37.50%) Clustering
8 5 (31.25%) XenApp
8 5 (31.25%) Linux
8 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (25.00%) Opsview
9 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (25.00%) Change Control
9 4 (25.00%) NAS
9 4 (25.00%) UNIX
9 4 (25.00%) MS Office
9 4 (25.00%) VPN
9 4 (25.00%) SLA
9 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
9 4 (25.00%) Symantec
9 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (25.00%) NetApp

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (18.75%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) Lync
5 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) NAS
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) VLAN
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (6.25%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) CCA
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) XenApp
4 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
4 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 3 (18.75%) vSphere
4 3 (18.75%) vCloud
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (25.00%) Opsview
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (68.75%) Citrix
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (25.00%) Kaspersky
4 4 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) IBM