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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Server Support
Rank 883 900 832
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 20 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.033% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.035% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 38
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £45,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+31.66% -14.28%

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
104884 114227 107029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.65% 94.59% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 85795 92537 89098
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 17 April 2015 within the UK.

3rd Line Server Support Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Server Support
Top 18 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 17 April 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 +14 19 £41,500 +38.33% 1
Yorkshire +14 6 £37,500 +25.00%
London +8 6 £42,000 -7.18% 1
West Yorkshire +9 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Leeds +7 4 £37,500 +25.00%
East of England +32 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Surrey +10 3 £41,500 -12.63%
South East -20 3 £41,500 +24.81%
Bedford - 3 £45,000 -
Staines - 3 £41,500 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
North Wales - 1 £27,500 -
Wales - 1 £27,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 -
Wrexham - 1 £27,500 -

3rd Line Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (87.04%) VMware
3 43 (79.63%) Microsoft
4 41 (75.93%) SAN
5 37 (68.52%) Active Directory
6 36 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 24 (44.44%) MCSE
9 24 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (42.59%) Cisco
11 21 (38.89%) MS Excel
11 21 (38.89%) SQL
12 20 (37.04%) vSphere
12 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (33.33%) Clustering
13 18 (33.33%) Linux
13 18 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (31.48%) UNIX
14 17 (31.48%) Citrix
14 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2005
14 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
16 14 (25.93%) HP
16 14 (25.93%) IIS
17 13 (24.07%) MCSA
17 13 (24.07%) NetApp
17 13 (24.07%) Firewall
18 12 (22.22%) MS Office

3rd Line Server Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 14 (25.93%) IIS
3 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
5 6 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (7.41%) Lync
7 3 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (75.93%) SAN
2 13 (24.07%) Firewall
3 12 (22.22%) VPN
4 10 (18.52%) NAS
5 8 (14.81%) DNS
5 8 (14.81%) DHCP
5 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.26%) LAN
6 5 (9.26%) WAN
6 5 (9.26%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.85%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.85%) IDOL
General
1 4 (7.41%) Back Office
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Clustering
1 18 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Replication
3 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (3.70%) BYOD
5 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.85%) Statistics
5 1 (1.85%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 54 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (33.33%) Linux
6 17 (31.48%) UNIX
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (14.81%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Change Control
3 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.70%) Matrix Management
5 1 (1.85%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.85%) Line Management
5 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.85%) Coaching
5 1 (1.85%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) C
2 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (44.44%) MCSE
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (24.07%) MCSA
3 11 (20.37%) MCITP
4 6 (11.11%) CCNA
4 6 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (9.26%) CCNP
6 4 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (68.52%) Active Directory
2 20 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (37.04%) vSphere
3 11 (20.37%) XenApp
3 11 (20.37%) VMware ESX
4 5 (9.26%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.70%) XenServer
6 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.70%) vCloud
7 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.85%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (14.81%) NetBackup
1 8 (14.81%) Opsview
2 3 (5.56%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) WSUS
4 1 (1.85%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.85%) SCOM
4 1 (1.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 47 (87.04%) VMware
2 43 (79.63%) Microsoft
3 23 (42.59%) Cisco
4 17 (31.48%) Citrix
5 14 (25.93%) HP
6 13 (24.07%) NetApp
7 10 (18.52%) Symantec
8 9 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 8 (14.81%) CommVault
9 8 (14.81%) Kaspersky
10 7 (12.96%) 3PAR
11 5 (9.26%) FalconStor
11 5 (9.26%) Oracle
12 2 (3.70%) Dell
12 2 (3.70%) EMC
12 2 (3.70%) IronPort
13 1 (1.85%) Meridio
13 1 (1.85%) Veritas
13 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.85%) Juniper
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