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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Server Support
Rank 882 876 858
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 15 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.046% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.049% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 15 35 32
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -8.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £49,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.47%

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
102195 114720 103098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83974 94226 85780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,954 £27,186 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +9 14 £40,000 +33.33% 1
London +36 8 £40,250 +34.16%
Watford - 2 £40,000 -
East of England - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Surrey +28 1 £41,500 +23.88%
Yorkshire +10 1 £35,000 +25.00%
South West -3 1 £32,500 -48.00% 1
South East -10 1 £41,500 +27.69%
Bristol - 1 £32,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Wales - 1 £27,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
North Wales - 1 £27,500 -
Wrexham - 1 £27,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £35,000 -
Staines - 1 £41,500 -

3rd Line Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
3 36 (83.72%) VMware
4 35 (81.40%) Active Directory
5 31 (72.09%) SAN
6 27 (62.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (60.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
9 21 (48.84%) Data Centre
10 20 (46.51%) MS Excel
10 20 (46.51%) Citrix
11 19 (44.19%) Cisco
12 18 (41.86%) MS Exchange
12 18 (41.86%) SQL
12 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (34.88%) vSphere
14 15 (34.88%) Clustering
14 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
15 14 (32.56%) SQL Server 2005
15 14 (32.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (30.23%) MS Office
16 13 (30.23%) MCSE
16 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (27.91%) Linux
17 12 (27.91%) NetApp
17 12 (27.91%) XenApp
18 11 (25.58%) VPN
18 11 (25.58%) UNIX
19 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills

3rd Line Server Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (41.86%) MS Exchange
2 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.93%) IIS
3 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (13.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.65%) Lync
6 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (46.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (30.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (72.09%) SAN
2 11 (25.58%) VPN
3 9 (20.93%) Firewall
3 9 (20.93%) NAS
4 8 (18.60%) DNS
4 8 (18.60%) DHCP
5 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
6 5 (11.63%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.33%) LAN
8 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
2 14 (32.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (32.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.33%) IDOL
4 1 (2.33%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Data Centre
2 15 (34.88%) Clustering
3 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.95%) Replication
5 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
6 3 (6.98%) BYOD
7 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.33%) Statistics
7 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (62.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (60.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (27.91%) Linux
6 11 (25.58%) UNIX
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Change Control
2 6 (13.95%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (11.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) Server Building
5 2 (4.65%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.33%) Line Management
6 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) Coaching
6 1 (2.33%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) C
3 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (30.23%) MCSE
3 9 (20.93%) MCITP
4 8 (18.60%) MCSA
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (13.95%) CCNA
6 5 (11.63%) CCNP
7 4 (9.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (81.40%) Active Directory
2 16 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (34.88%) vSphere
4 12 (27.91%) XenApp
5 8 (18.60%) VMware ESX
6 6 (13.95%) Terminal Services
7 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
8 3 (6.98%) XenDesktop
9 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (4.65%) Xen
9 2 (4.65%) XenServer
10 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
10 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
10 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (18.60%) Opsview
2 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 3 (6.98%) WSUS
2 3 (6.98%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.33%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
2 36 (83.72%) VMware
3 20 (46.51%) Citrix
4 19 (44.19%) Cisco
5 12 (27.91%) NetApp
6 9 (20.93%) HP
6 9 (20.93%) CommVault
6 9 (20.93%) Symantec
6 9 (20.93%) CheckPoint
7 8 (18.60%) Kaspersky
8 6 (13.95%) Oracle
9 5 (11.63%) FalconStor
10 3 (6.98%) IronPort
10 3 (6.98%) Dell
11 2 (4.65%) 3PAR
11 2 (4.65%) EMC
12 1 (2.33%) Veeam
12 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.33%) Meridio
12 1 (2.33%) Veritas
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago