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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Server Support
Rank 835 881 852
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 43 87 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.080% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.083% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 37 73 124
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £43,700 £47,200
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

3rd Line Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 2 December 2016 within the UK.

3rd Line Server Support Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Server Support
Top 23 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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
England +52 37 £40,500 +8.00%
London +74 29 £40,000 +10.34%
Croydon - 5 £33,000 -
South West +15 2 £37,750 +18.89%
East of England -3 2 £49,000 +30.66%
West Midlands -11 2 £40,500 +68.75%
Coventry - 2 £40,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £52,500 -
South East +49 1 £31,500 -18.18%
City of London +38 1 - -
Essex +16 1 £53,000 -
Bristol +9 1 £30,500 -1.61%
Colchester - 1 £53,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £45,000 -
Brackley - 1 £33,500 -
Huntingdon - 1 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £33,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £31,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £33,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Dorset - 1 £45,000 -
Finchley - 1 £35,000 -

3rd Line Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 3rd Line Server 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 featuring 3rd Line Server Support in the job title.

1 108 (93.91%) Windows
2 93 (80.87%) Windows Server
3 76 (66.09%) Active Directory
4 67 (58.26%) Microsoft
4 67 (58.26%) VMware
5 48 (41.74%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (33.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (33.04%) MS Exchange
9 35 (30.43%) MS Excel
9 35 (30.43%) Cisco
9 35 (30.43%) SAN
10 34 (29.57%) Hyper-V
11 31 (26.96%) Microsoft Certification
12 30 (26.09%) HP
13 25 (21.74%) Firewall
14 22 (19.13%) MS Office
14 22 (19.13%) MCSA
15 21 (18.26%) PowerShell
16 20 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
17 19 (16.52%) vSphere
17 19 (16.52%) Windows 7
18 18 (15.65%) Citrix
18 18 (15.65%) Office 365
19 17 (14.78%) Dell
19 17 (14.78%) SQL
19 17 (14.78%) ITIL
19 17 (14.78%) LAN
19 17 (14.78%) WAN
20 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure

3rd Line Server Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 38 (33.04%) MS Exchange
2 20 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (6.96%) IIS
5 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.48%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.87%) Confluence
Applications
1 35 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 22 (19.13%) MS Office
3 7 (6.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.65%) Office 365
2 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (6.09%) IaaS
5 2 (1.74%) PaaS
6 1 (0.87%) G Suite
6 1 (0.87%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (30.43%) SAN
2 25 (21.74%) Firewall
3 17 (14.78%) LAN
3 17 (14.78%) WAN
4 13 (11.30%) DHCP
5 12 (10.43%) DNS
5 12 (10.43%) TCP/IP
6 11 (9.57%) VLAN
7 10 (8.70%) VPN
8 5 (4.35%) Ethernet
8 5 (4.35%) NAS
9 4 (3.48%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (3.48%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.48%) VoIP
10 3 (2.61%) IPv4
10 3 (2.61%) IPv6
10 3 (2.61%) NetScaler
10 3 (2.61%) SSL
10 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 10 (8.70%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.48%) Publishing
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Back Office
5 1 (0.87%) Law
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) Flash
1 3 (2.61%) WSH
2 2 (1.74%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.87%) Middleware
3 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) Clustering
2 7 (6.09%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.09%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.22%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.48%) EMC VNX
5 3 (2.61%) CESG
5 3 (2.61%) Replication
6 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.87%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.87%) iPad
7 1 (0.87%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 108 (93.91%) Windows
2 93 (80.87%) Windows Server
3 45 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (33.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (16.52%) Windows 7
6 15 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (12.17%) Linux
8 9 (7.83%) Windows 10
9 4 (3.48%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.61%) Unix
11 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.87%) Android
12 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.78%) ITIL
2 8 (6.96%) Migration
2 8 (6.96%) Problem Management
2 8 (6.96%) Server Building
2 8 (6.96%) Server Virtualisation
3 7 (6.09%) Time Management
4 6 (5.22%) Load Balancing
5 5 (4.35%) Project Management
6 4 (3.48%) Change Management
6 4 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.48%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 4 (3.48%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.48%) Patch Management
7 3 (2.61%) BCP
7 3 (2.61%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.61%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (2.61%) Release Management
8 2 (1.74%) Network Management
8 2 (1.74%) Service Management
8 2 (1.74%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.26%) PowerShell
2 17 (14.78%) SQL
3 4 (3.48%) VBScript
4 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 31 (26.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (19.13%) MCSA
3 15 (13.04%) MCSE
4 12 (10.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (9.57%) MCP
6 10 (8.70%) MCITP
7 9 (7.83%) CCNA
7 9 (7.83%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
8 7 (6.09%) Security Cleared
9 5 (4.35%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.61%) Degree
11 2 (1.74%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.74%) MCTS
12 1 (0.87%) HNC
12 1 (0.87%) HND
12 1 (0.87%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.74%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 76 (66.09%) Active Directory
2 48 (41.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (29.57%) Hyper-V
4 19 (16.52%) vSphere
5 9 (7.83%) VMware Server
6 8 (6.96%) XenApp
7 5 (4.35%) Shibboleth
7 5 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (3.48%) VMware ESX
8 4 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (3.48%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (6.96%) SCCM
2 7 (6.09%) WSUS
3 5 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 4 (3.48%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.48%) SCOM
5 3 (2.61%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.87%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.87%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 67 (58.26%) Microsoft
1 67 (58.26%) VMware
2 35 (30.43%) Cisco
3 30 (26.09%) HP
4 18 (15.65%) Citrix
5 17 (14.78%) Dell
6 10 (8.70%) EMC
6 10 (8.70%) Symantec
7 9 (7.83%) NetApp
8 8 (6.96%) Veeam
9 7 (6.09%) SonicWALL
10 5 (4.35%) Draytek
10 5 (4.35%) IBM
11 4 (3.48%) Avaya
12 3 (2.61%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.61%) CommVault
12 3 (2.61%) EqualLogic
12 3 (2.61%) Intel Security
13 2 (1.74%) F5
13 2 (1.74%) Veritas