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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Specialist
Rank 860 936 959
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 16 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.018% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.019% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 26
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £37,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-29.41% -

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

3rd Line Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Support Specialist
Top 10 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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +67 15 £38,500 -1.91% 3
London +68 10 £46,164 +21.48% 1
South East +80 4 £30,000 -42.30%
Hampshire - 3 £30,000 -
Feltham - 3 - -
Fareham - 3 £30,000 -
Leeds +23 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire +23 1 - - 2
Yorkshire +17 1 - - 2
West Sussex - 1 £31,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 16 (47.06%) ITIL
4 15 (44.12%) SCCM
5 13 (38.24%) Linux
6 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
7 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
7 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
8 10 (29.41%) AIX
8 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
9 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
10 8 (23.53%) Finance
10 8 (23.53%) VMware
10 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (20.59%) Citrix
11 7 (20.59%) MCSE
11 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
11 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (20.59%) Banking
11 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (20.59%) SCOM
12 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
12 6 (17.65%) EMC
12 6 (17.65%) SQL
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 6 (17.65%) SCOrch
13 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
13 5 (14.71%) 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 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
1 3 (8.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
1 3 (8.82%) Skype
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.94%) FCoE
3 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) VLAN
3 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 5 (14.71%) Financial Institution
4 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.82%) Retail
5 2 (5.88%) Back Office
5 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) EPoS
2 3 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Linux
3 10 (29.41%) AIX
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.88%) Unix
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Business Continuity
3 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (14.71%) Release Management
3 5 (14.71%) Validation
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.94%) High Availability
6 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.94%) Network Design
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) DV Cleared
1 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
2 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (20.59%) MCSE
4 5 (14.71%) Degree
4 5 (14.71%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.94%) CCNA
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
3 7 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
4 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) SCCM
2 7 (20.59%) SCOM
3 6 (17.65%) SCOrch
4 5 (14.71%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (14.71%) WSUS
5 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.94%) SCSM
5 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) EMC
5 5 (14.71%) Remedy
6 2 (5.88%) Misys
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
6 2 (5.88%) Veritas
6 2 (5.88%) Xceptor
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco
7 1 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.94%) NetApp
7 1 (2.94%) RightFax
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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