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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Server Support
Rank 861 854 847
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 75 121 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 68 108 121
Median salary £37,000 £38,500 £33,875
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% +13.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £30,850 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £38,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-15.58% +14.92%

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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -1 72 £37,000 -3.89% 5
London +35 32 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Midlands +23 14 £28,625 -18.21%
South East +13 10 £37,000 -3.89% 1
Berkshire +7 6 £37,000 -7.50%
Croydon +2 6 £34,500 -23.33%
Yorkshire +30 5 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Northamptonshire +15 5 £40,000 -
West Midlands -10 5 £40,500 +24.61%
Coventry - 5 £40,500 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £30,000 - 1
Lincolnshire - 5 £27,750 -
Lincoln - 5 £27,750 -
City of London +52 4 £51,250 +55.30% 1
Northampton +22 4 - -
Nottingham - 4 £31,250 -
Nottinghamshire - 4 £31,250 -
Bradford - 4 £30,000 - 1
East of England +1 3 £38,500 +8.45%
North West +15 2 £26,500 -37.64%
Reading +15 2 £37,250 -3.87%
Hertfordshire +14 2 £44,250 +18.00%
South West +12 2 £29,500 -9.23% 1
Gloucestershire 0 2 £31,750 -3.05% 1
Newbury - 2 £33,250 -
Thatcham - 2 £37,000 -
Cheshire +39 1 - -
Surrey +23 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Watford +20 1 £38,500 -3.75%
Wiltshire +16 1 £29,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 137 (82.53%) Windows
2 116 (69.88%) Windows Server
3 98 (59.04%) Microsoft
4 91 (54.82%) VMware
5 85 (51.20%) Active Directory
6 59 (35.54%) MS Exchange
7 52 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (30.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 50 (30.12%) VMware Infrastructure
10 47 (28.31%) Cisco
11 43 (25.90%) Firewall
12 41 (24.70%) LAN
13 39 (23.49%) Citrix
14 38 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
14 38 (22.89%) SAN
15 37 (22.29%) WAN
16 35 (21.08%) Office 365
17 34 (20.48%) HP
18 32 (19.28%) SCOM
19 30 (18.07%) MCSE
19 30 (18.07%) Linux
19 30 (18.07%) MS Office
19 30 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
20 29 (17.47%) ITIL
21 27 (16.27%) SQL Server
21 27 (16.27%) Hyper-V
22 25 (15.06%) Windows 7
22 25 (15.06%) IBM
23 22 (13.25%) SCCM
24 20 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010

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 59 (35.54%) MS Exchange
2 20 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (7.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2000
4 12 (7.23%) IIS
5 10 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (5.42%) SharePoint
6 9 (5.42%) Skype for Business
7 7 (4.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.61%) Site Server
9 5 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.20%) JBoss
11 2 (1.20%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (1.20%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.60%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (18.07%) MS Office
2 19 (11.45%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Cognos Planning
1 2 (1.20%) ResourceLink
1 2 (1.20%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (21.08%) Office 365
2 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.20%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.60%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.60%) IaaS
6 1 (0.60%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 43 (25.90%) Firewall
2 41 (24.70%) LAN
3 38 (22.89%) SAN
4 37 (22.29%) WAN
5 20 (12.05%) VPN
6 17 (10.24%) DNS
6 17 (10.24%) TCP/IP
7 15 (9.04%) DHCP
7 15 (9.04%) VLAN
8 10 (6.02%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (4.22%) Internet
9 7 (4.22%) NAS
10 5 (3.01%) HTTP
10 5 (3.01%) Skype
10 5 (3.01%) SMTP
10 5 (3.01%) SSL
11 4 (2.41%) IPv4
11 4 (2.41%) IPv6
11 4 (2.41%) VoIP
12 3 (1.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.20%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (0.60%) MySQL
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (5.42%) Finance
2 8 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.41%) Publishing
3 4 (2.41%) Retail
4 2 (1.20%) Back Office
4 2 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
5 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.81%) 802.1X
1 3 (1.81%) Middleware
2 2 (1.20%) LAMP
3 1 (0.60%) .NET
3 1 (0.60%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.24%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.04%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.01%) Replication
4 4 (2.41%) Clustering
5 3 (1.81%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.81%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.20%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.60%) AS400
7 1 (0.60%) BYOD
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.60%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.60%) Handset
7 1 (0.60%) iPad
7 1 (0.60%) iPhone
7 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 137 (82.53%) Windows
2 116 (69.88%) Windows Server
3 52 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 51 (30.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (18.07%) Linux
5 30 (18.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (15.06%) Windows 7
7 18 (10.84%) Windows 8
8 16 (9.64%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (9.04%) Unix
10 14 (8.43%) Mac OS X
11 11 (6.63%) Windows 10
12 10 (6.02%) AIX
12 10 (6.02%) HPUX
13 3 (1.81%) Android
13 3 (1.81%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.60%) CentOS
14 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (17.47%) ITIL
2 19 (11.45%) Problem Management
3 14 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (7.83%) Mentoring
5 12 (7.23%) Project Management
6 6 (3.61%) Server Building
6 6 (3.61%) Service Management
7 5 (3.01%) Contingency Planning
7 5 (3.01%) Load Balancing
7 5 (3.01%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (2.41%) Migration
8 4 (2.41%) Time Management
9 3 (1.81%) BCP
9 3 (1.81%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (1.81%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 3 (1.81%) Network Management
9 3 (1.81%) Security Hardening
10 2 (1.20%) Capacity Management
10 2 (1.20%) High Availability
10 2 (1.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.84%) SQL
2 12 (7.23%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.81%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.20%) VB
4 2 (1.20%) VBScript
5 1 (0.60%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (22.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (18.07%) MCSE
3 20 (12.05%) CCNA
3 20 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (10.24%) MCITP
5 11 (6.63%) MCSA
6 3 (1.81%) Degree
7 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.20%) MCP
7 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (51.20%) Active Directory
2 50 (30.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (16.27%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.83%) vSphere
5 10 (6.02%) Terminal Services
5 10 (6.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 7 (4.22%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (4.22%) XenApp
7 5 (3.01%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (2.41%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.41%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (19.28%) SCOM
2 22 (13.25%) SCCM
3 10 (6.02%) Nagios
3 10 (6.02%) Tivoli
4 8 (4.82%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (4.82%) WSUS
5 6 (3.61%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.41%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.81%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (1.20%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.20%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 98 (59.04%) Microsoft
2 91 (54.82%) VMware
3 47 (28.31%) Cisco
4 39 (23.49%) Citrix
5 34 (20.48%) HP
6 25 (15.06%) IBM
7 18 (10.84%) NetApp
8 15 (9.04%) Apple
9 13 (7.83%) Avaya
10 11 (6.63%) Intel Security
11 10 (6.02%) EMC
12 5 (3.01%) CheckPoint
12 5 (3.01%) Dell
12 5 (3.01%) Symantec
13 3 (1.81%) CommVault
13 3 (1.81%) Forcepoint
13 3 (1.81%) Sophos
14 2 (1.20%) Cognos
14 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.20%) Veritas
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