The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had 3rd Line Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Specialist
UK
Rank 835 897 924
Rank change year-on-year
+62 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 16 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.021% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.022% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 16
Median salary £37,500 £41,250 £38,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £37,000 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £47,000 £36,625
% change year-on-year
-22.34% +28.32%

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
81311 95393 101849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67566 80035 84663
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

3rd Line Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured 3rd Line Support Specialist in the job title.

3rd Line Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3rd Line Support Specialist
Salary Trend

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

3rd Line Support Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

3rd Line Support Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 within the UK.

3rd Line Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Support Specialist
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 +71 12 £36,500 -7.00% 1
London +54 6 £60,000 +57.89%
South East +65 3 £30,000 -40.00%
Yorkshire - 3 £36,500 -
Leeds - 3 £36,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £36,500 -
Fareham - 2 £29,250 -
Hampshire - 2 £29,250 -
West Sussex - 1 £31,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 Support Specialist in the job title.

1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) SCCM
4 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
5 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (22.58%) MCSE
5 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
5 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
6 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
6 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) SCOrch
6 6 (19.35%) Banking
6 6 (19.35%) Business Continuity
6 6 (19.35%) Citrix
7 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
7 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
8 4 (12.90%) Release Management
8 4 (12.90%) Degree
8 4 (12.90%) AIX
8 4 (12.90%) LAN
8 4 (12.90%) DHCP
8 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.90%) DNS
8 4 (12.90%) SLA
8 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification

3rd Line Support Specialist 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 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
1 2 (6.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) DHCP
2 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) LAN
3 3 (9.68%) Firewall
3 3 (9.68%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (6.45%) IP Telephony
4 2 (6.45%) Skype
4 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.23%) FCoE
5 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (41.94%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 4 (12.90%) Financial Institution
4 3 (9.68%) Retail
5 2 (6.45%) Back Office
5 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) EPoS
1 3 (9.68%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.90%) AIX
5 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.45%) Unix
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Business Continuity
3 4 (12.90%) Release Management
4 3 (9.68%) High Availability
4 3 (9.68%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Management
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (3.23%) Email Filtering
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.23%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) MCSE
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) DV Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (9.68%) CCNA
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
2 5 (16.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.68%) XenApp
3 3 (9.68%) XenServer
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) SCCM
2 6 (19.35%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) Remedy
3 4 (12.90%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) EMC
4 3 (9.68%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) Misys
5 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Xceptor
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Veritas
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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