The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 62 62 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 14 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.27% 1.57% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 1.60% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 2
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
3rd Line Support
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
595 626 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 96.59% 98.43% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 544 537 557
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Stoke-on-Trent -6 8 £35,000 +21.73% 3
Stafford - 3 £21,000 -
Tamworth - 1 £30,000 -
Uttoxeter - 1 £25,000 -
3rd Line Support
West Midlands

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 Staffordshire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) VMware
3 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 15 (65.22%) LAN
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
6 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
6 12 (52.17%) DNS
7 11 (47.83%) DHCP
7 11 (47.83%) VPN
7 11 (47.83%) SAN
7 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (43.48%) VLAN
8 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
8 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
9 9 (39.13%) WAN
9 9 (39.13%) SMTP
9 9 (39.13%) HP
9 9 (39.13%) Cisco
9 9 (39.13%) Firewall
9 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (39.13%) Network Security
10 8 (34.78%) Veeam
10 8 (34.78%) Brocade
10 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
10 8 (34.78%) Data Security
10 8 (34.78%) Tivoli
10 8 (34.78%) Symantec
10 8 (34.78%) ICMP
10 8 (34.78%) Telnet

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 12 (52.17%) MS Exchange
2 8 (34.78%) Apache
2 8 (34.78%) IIS
3 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Site Server
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) LAN
2 12 (52.17%) DNS
3 11 (47.83%) DHCP
3 11 (47.83%) SAN
3 11 (47.83%) VPN
4 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
4 10 (43.48%) VLAN
5 9 (39.13%) Firewall
5 9 (39.13%) Network Security
5 9 (39.13%) SMTP
5 9 (39.13%) WAN
6 8 (34.78%) HTTP
6 8 (34.78%) ICMP
6 8 (34.78%) SSL
6 8 (34.78%) Telnet
7 2 (8.70%) Skype
8 1 (4.35%) IMAP
8 1 (4.35%) NAS
8 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Tandem
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) Windows Server
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (34.78%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
6 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Data Security
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) People Management
2 2 (8.70%) Server Building
3 1 (4.35%) Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) BCP
3 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) Data Privacy
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (34.78%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) HP
3 8 (34.78%) Brocade
3 8 (34.78%) EMC
3 8 (34.78%) IBM
3 8 (34.78%) Symantec
3 8 (34.78%) Veeam
4 6 (26.09%) Genesys
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) Draytek
7 1 (4.35%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (4.35%) Google
7 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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