The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Server Support
Rank 838 855 859
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 67 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.022% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.023% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 34
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £24,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £34,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-8.02% -19.41%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

3rd Line Server Support Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Server Support
Top 25 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 25 July 2014. 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 +5 56 £31,500 -10.00%
London -29 21 £31,875 -8.92%
South East -1 18 £31,500 +3.57%
Hampshire +11 10 £31,500 +40.00%
West Yorkshire - 10 £28,000 -
Yorkshire - 10 £28,000 -
Hook - 10 £31,500 -
Leeds - 9 £28,000 -
Scotland -3 7 - -
Edinburgh - 7 - -
Surrey -2 6 £33,500 -1.93%
City of London -6 6 - -
Woking - 6 £33,500 -
East of England -2 5 £30,000 -24.52%
Hertfordshire - 5 £30,000 -
Watford - 4 - -
West Midlands -7 2 £28,750 +17.34%
Shropshire - 1 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £32,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £30,000 -
Telford - 1 £32,500 -
Bradford - 1 £28,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £25,000 -

3rd Line Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 104 (93.69%) Windows
2 90 (81.08%) Microsoft
3 88 (79.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (69.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 77 (69.37%) VMware
5 76 (68.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 72 (64.86%) Active Directory
7 67 (60.36%) MS Excel
8 61 (54.95%) DNS
9 60 (54.05%) Citrix
10 58 (52.25%) MCITP
11 56 (50.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 54 (48.65%) ITIL
13 46 (41.44%) MCSE
14 44 (39.64%) MS Exchange
15 40 (36.04%) Clustering
16 38 (34.23%) Firewall
17 35 (31.53%) Finance
18 34 (30.63%) Exchange Server 2010
19 33 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
20 29 (26.13%) SCCM
21 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2003
21 25 (22.52%) SQL
22 24 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
23 21 (18.92%) Backup Exec
24 20 (18.02%) SAN
25 19 (17.12%) Symantec
25 19 (17.12%) Service Delivery
25 19 (17.12%) Network Security
26 18 (16.22%) Norton AntiVirus

3rd Line Server Support
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 44 (39.64%) MS Exchange
2 34 (30.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (7.21%) SharePoint
5 8 (7.21%) Lync
6 6 (5.41%) IIS
7 5 (4.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.60%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.70%) WorkSite
Applications
1 67 (60.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) PaaS
2 4 (3.60%) Office 365
3 3 (2.70%) IaaS
4 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 61 (54.95%) DNS
2 38 (34.23%) Firewall
3 20 (18.02%) SAN
4 19 (17.12%) Network Security
5 14 (12.61%) DHCP
6 13 (11.71%) LAN
6 13 (11.71%) WAN
7 9 (8.11%) TCP/IP
8 7 (6.31%) NAS
9 6 (5.41%) VPN
9 6 (5.41%) VoIP
10 5 (4.50%) MPLS
11 4 (3.60%) VLAN
11 4 (3.60%) Kerberos
11 4 (3.60%) PBX
11 4 (3.60%) ISDN
12 3 (2.70%) LDAP
13 2 (1.80%) WLAN
13 2 (1.80%) BIG-IP
13 2 (1.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 35 (31.53%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Law
2 5 (4.50%) Retail
3 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.90%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 40 (36.04%) Clustering
2 5 (4.50%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.60%) Replication
3 4 (3.60%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.80%) GIS
6 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 104 (93.69%) Windows
2 88 (79.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 76 (68.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.81%) Linux
6 7 (6.31%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (48.65%) ITIL
2 19 (17.12%) Service Delivery
3 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2
3 7 (6.31%) Project Management
4 6 (5.41%) Change Management
5 5 (4.50%) Migration
5 5 (4.50%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.60%) Service Management
6 4 (3.60%) E-Commerce
7 3 (2.70%) PRINCE
7 3 (2.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.80%) Document Management
8 2 (1.80%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.80%) Load Balancing
9 1 (0.90%) Wealth Management
9 1 (0.90%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (0.90%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.52%) SQL
2 6 (5.41%) VBScript
2 6 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.60%) C
4 2 (1.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (69.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 58 (52.25%) MCITP
3 46 (41.44%) MCSE
4 17 (15.32%) MCSA
5 16 (14.41%) Degree
6 9 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (8.11%) MCTS
7 8 (7.21%) CCA
7 8 (7.21%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.70%) MCDST
9 3 (2.70%) A+ Certification
9 3 (2.70%) CCNP
10 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.90%) MCP
11 1 (0.90%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.91%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (64.86%) Active Directory
2 56 (50.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (15.32%) XenApp
4 12 (10.81%) Hyper-V
5 10 (9.01%) XenServer
5 10 (9.01%) XenDesktop
6 8 (7.21%) vSphere
6 8 (7.21%) VMware ESX
7 6 (5.41%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.70%) NLBS
8 3 (2.70%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.80%) vCloud
10 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (26.13%) SCCM
2 21 (18.92%) Backup Exec
3 18 (16.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (8.11%) WSUS
5 5 (4.50%) SCOM
6 4 (3.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.80%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.90%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 90 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 77 (69.37%) VMware
3 60 (54.05%) Citrix
4 19 (17.12%) Symantec
5 14 (12.61%) Cisco
6 11 (9.91%) HP
7 10 (9.01%) EMC
8 9 (8.11%) Dell
9 7 (6.31%) Nimsoft
10 6 (5.41%) NetApp
10 6 (5.41%) CheckPoint
11 4 (3.60%) Sun
12 3 (2.70%) Altiris
12 3 (2.70%) Juniper
13 2 (1.80%) F5
13 2 (1.80%) Interwoven
14 1 (0.90%) Acronis
14 1 (0.90%) AppSense
14 1 (0.90%) Sophos
14 1 (0.90%) Clearswift
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