The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Server Support role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Server Support in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Server Support
Rank 877 863 858
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 15 66 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.056% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.060% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 19
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,840 £28,000 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £31,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.79% -5.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

3rd Line Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3rd Line Server Support
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support within the UK.

3rd Line Server Support Salary Trend in the UK

3rd Line Server Support
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

3rd Line Server Support Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Server Support
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
England -20 15 £32,500 +3.17% 1
South West - 8 £30,000 - 1
Devon - 7 £30,000 - 1
Exeter - 7 £30,000 - 1
East of England +2 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Watford 0 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -3 2 £37,500 +33.92%
South East -13 2 £45,000 +42.85%
Hertfordshire -16 2 £40,000 +33.33%
Sheffield - 2 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 -
Surrey +12 1 £45,000 +34.32%
London +10 1 £38,500 +20.78%
Hampshire -6 1 £45,000 +42.85%
Bristol - 1 £32,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £45,000 -
Southampton - 1 £45,000 -

3rd Line Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 3rd Line Server 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 Server Support in their job title.

1 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
3 22 (62.86%) VMware
4 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 19 (54.29%) MS Excel
5 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (51.43%) SAN
7 13 (37.14%) Citrix
7 13 (37.14%) Cisco
7 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
8 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (31.43%) MS Office
9 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
9 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
10 10 (28.57%) SQL
10 10 (28.57%) vSphere
10 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (22.86%) CommVault
12 8 (22.86%) NetApp
12 8 (22.86%) Clustering
13 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (20.00%) Bomgar
13 7 (20.00%) XenApp
13 7 (20.00%) MCSE
13 7 (20.00%) Server Patching
14 6 (17.14%) Linux

3rd Line Server Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 3rd Line Server 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 Server Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (8.57%) IIS
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.86%) Lync
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (54.29%) MS Excel
2 11 (31.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) SAN
2 6 (17.14%) Firewall
3 5 (14.29%) DHCP
3 5 (14.29%) VPN
3 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) NAS
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (8.57%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.86%) LAN
6 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.86%) Clustering
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.43%) Blackberry
4 4 (11.43%) Replication
5 3 (8.57%) BYOD
5 3 (8.57%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.14%) Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (14.29%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Server Patching
2 4 (11.43%) Change Control
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
4 1 (2.86%) IT Governance
4 1 (2.86%) Line Management
4 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.86%) Coaching
4 1 (2.86%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (2.86%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.00%) MCSE
3 5 (14.29%) CCNA
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.29%) MCITP
4 4 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (11.43%) MCSA
5 3 (8.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (28.57%) vSphere
3 7 (20.00%) XenApp
4 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.43%) Terminal Services
6 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
6 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
7 2 (5.71%) XenServer
7 2 (5.71%) Xen
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) WSUS
2 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) SCOM
2 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (11.43%) Opsview
3 3 (8.57%) Nagios
4 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.86%) ARCserve
5 1 (2.86%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 22 (62.86%) VMware
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco
3 13 (37.14%) Citrix
4 8 (22.86%) CommVault
4 8 (22.86%) NetApp
5 7 (20.00%) Bomgar
6 6 (17.14%) HP
7 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 5 (14.29%) Symantec
8 4 (11.43%) Kaspersky
8 4 (11.43%) Oracle
8 4 (11.43%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (8.57%) IronPort
9 3 (8.57%) Dell
9 3 (8.57%) FalconStor
10 2 (5.71%) Hyland
11 1 (2.86%) F5
11 1 (2.86%) Veeam
11 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds
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