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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Server Support
Rank 829 858 842
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 79 112 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 76 101 96
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +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
94638 106188 112312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.31% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79637 87538 91558
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 July 2016 within the UK.

3rd Line Server Support Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Server Support
Top 30 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 25 July 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
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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 +34 75 £40,000 +3.89% 2
London +60 37 £42,500 +3.65% 1
South East +16 11 £37,500 -2.59%
Yorkshire +39 7 £30,000 -20.00%
East Midlands +9 7 £27,750 -20.71%
Croydon +4 7 £34,500 -23.33%
Bradford - 7 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £30,000 -
City of London +65 6 £51,250 +55.30%
West Midlands - 6 £40,500 -
Coventry - 6 £40,500 -
Surrey +31 4 £48,750 +25.80%
East of England +13 3 £38,500 +8.45%
South West +9 3 £29,500 -1.66% 1
Berkshire +9 3 £31,000 -20.00%
Gloucestershire -6 3 £34,000 +11.47%
Lincoln - 3 £27,750 -
Lincolnshire - 3 £27,750 -
Cheshire +33 2 - -
Redhill +19 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Hertfordshire +17 2 £44,250 +10.62%
Reading +13 2 £37,250 -3.87%
North West +12 2 - -
Northamptonshire +10 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Cheltenham -7 2 £39,000 +11.42%
Wilmslow - 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £52,500 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
Crawley - 2 £47,500 -
Leatherhead +21 1 £42,500 -5.55%

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 135 (83.85%) Windows
2 122 (75.78%) Windows Server
3 93 (57.76%) Microsoft
4 88 (54.66%) VMware
5 85 (52.80%) Active Directory
6 57 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (33.54%) MS Exchange
8 50 (31.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (29.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 44 (27.33%) SAN
11 42 (26.09%) Cisco
12 41 (25.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 39 (24.22%) HP
14 36 (22.36%) LAN
15 35 (21.74%) Citrix
16 33 (20.50%) WAN
17 32 (19.88%) Firewall
18 31 (19.25%) ITIL
18 31 (19.25%) SCOM
19 30 (18.63%) Office 365
19 30 (18.63%) Hyper-V
20 29 (18.01%) MCSE
21 28 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
22 27 (16.77%) Linux
22 27 (16.77%) MS Office
22 27 (16.77%) SQL Server
23 26 (16.15%) Windows 7
24 24 (14.91%) IBM
25 22 (13.66%) MS Excel
26 21 (13.04%) SCCM

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 54 (33.54%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (7.45%) IIS
4 10 (6.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2000
5 9 (5.59%) Skype for Business
6 8 (4.97%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (3.11%) Site Server
10 2 (1.24%) JBoss
10 2 (1.24%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.62%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 27 (16.77%) MS Office
2 22 (13.66%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (1.24%) ResourceLink
1 2 (1.24%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.63%) Office 365
2 7 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.24%) IaaS
5 2 (1.24%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.62%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.62%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 44 (27.33%) SAN
2 36 (22.36%) LAN
3 33 (20.50%) WAN
4 32 (19.88%) Firewall
5 18 (11.18%) VPN
6 15 (9.32%) TCP/IP
7 12 (7.45%) DNS
8 11 (6.83%) DHCP
8 11 (6.83%) VLAN
9 10 (6.21%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (5.59%) NAS
11 5 (3.11%) Internet
11 5 (3.11%) IPv4
11 5 (3.11%) IPv6
11 5 (3.11%) Skype
12 3 (1.86%) HTTP
12 3 (1.86%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.86%) Network Security
12 3 (1.86%) SMTP
13 2 (1.24%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.24%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.62%) MySQL
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (6.21%) Finance
2 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.48%) Publishing
3 4 (2.48%) Retail
4 2 (1.24%) Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Back Office
5 1 (0.62%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.62%) Legal
5 1 (0.62%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.86%) Middleware
2 2 (1.24%) LAMP
3 1 (0.62%) .NET
3 1 (0.62%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.42%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.83%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.11%) Clustering
3 5 (3.11%) Driving Licence
3 5 (3.11%) Replication
4 3 (1.86%) EqualLogic
4 3 (1.86%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.86%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.24%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.24%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.62%) AS400
6 1 (0.62%) BYOD
6 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.62%) iPad
6 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.62%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 135 (83.85%) Windows
2 122 (75.78%) Windows Server
3 57 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (29.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (16.77%) Linux
7 26 (16.15%) Windows 7
8 16 (9.94%) Unix
9 13 (8.07%) Windows 2000 Server
9 13 (8.07%) Windows 8
10 11 (6.83%) Windows 10
11 10 (6.21%) AIX
11 10 (6.21%) HPUX
11 10 (6.21%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.24%) Android
12 2 (1.24%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.25%) ITIL
2 17 (10.56%) Problem Management
3 16 (9.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 9 (5.59%) Project Management
6 7 (4.35%) Load Balancing
6 7 (4.35%) Server Building
6 7 (4.35%) Time Management
7 6 (3.73%) Service Management
8 5 (3.11%) BCP
8 5 (3.11%) Migration
8 5 (3.11%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (1.86%) Contingency Planning
9 3 (1.86%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (1.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (1.86%) Logistics
9 3 (1.86%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (1.86%) Security Hardening
10 2 (1.24%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.24%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (9.32%) SQL
2 13 (8.07%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.86%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.24%) VB
5 1 (0.62%) Java
5 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (25.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (18.01%) MCSE
3 18 (11.18%) MCSA
4 17 (10.56%) CCNA
4 17 (10.56%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (8.70%) MCITP
6 3 (1.86%) MCP
7 2 (1.24%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.24%) Degree
7 2 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.86%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (52.80%) Active Directory
2 50 (31.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (18.63%) Hyper-V
4 18 (11.18%) vSphere
5 10 (6.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 7 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (4.35%) XenApp
7 6 (3.73%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.11%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.11%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.86%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.24%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.62%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.62%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (19.25%) SCOM
2 21 (13.04%) SCCM
3 12 (7.45%) WSUS
4 10 (6.21%) Backup Exec
4 10 (6.21%) McAfee ePO
4 10 (6.21%) Nagios
4 10 (6.21%) Tivoli
5 8 (4.97%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.24%) SCDPM
7 2 (1.24%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.62%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.62%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 93 (57.76%) Microsoft
2 88 (54.66%) VMware
3 42 (26.09%) Cisco
4 39 (24.22%) HP
5 35 (21.74%) Citrix
6 24 (14.91%) IBM
7 20 (12.42%) NetApp
8 13 (8.07%) Intel Security
9 11 (6.83%) Apple
9 11 (6.83%) EMC
10 10 (6.21%) Avaya
11 9 (5.59%) Dell
12 5 (3.11%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.11%) Symantec
13 3 (1.86%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.86%) Forcepoint
13 3 (1.86%) Sophos
14 2 (1.24%) CommVault
14 2 (1.24%) Dell Compellent
14 2 (1.24%) F5
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