The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Manager 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 Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Manager
Rank 868 877 888
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Manager 12 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.002% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -8.82%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.34%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3rd Line Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Manager within the UK.

3rd Line Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

3rd Line Support Manager
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +8 12 £50,000 +29.03%
West Midlands - 6 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 6 £50,000 -
London -5 5 £46,250 +23.33%
City of London +14 3 £47,500 +26.66%
South East - 1 £57,000 -
Surrey - 1 £57,000 -

3rd Line Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 3rd Line Support Manager 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 Support Manager in their job title.

1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) NetApp
5 6 (35.29%) Use Case
5 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
8 3 (17.65%) Citrix
8 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
9 2 (11.76%) SQL
9 2 (11.76%) Oracle
9 2 (11.76%) Linux
9 2 (11.76%) MCSE
9 2 (11.76%) MCSA
9 2 (11.76%) ISDN
9 2 (11.76%) CCNP
9 2 (11.76%) CCNA
9 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.76%) SAN
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) Management Information System

3rd Line Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 3rd Line Support Manager 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 Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) ISDN
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
1 2 (11.76%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Use Case
2 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) ITSM
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) AWK
2 1 (5.88%) sed
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C++
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCSE
1 2 (11.76%) MCSA
1 2 (11.76%) CCNP
1 2 (11.76%) CCNA
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) NetApp
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 1 (5.88%) F5