The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had 3rd Line Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Technician
UK
Rank 831 916 931
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Technician 22 31 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.031% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.032% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 18
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £48,200 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +5.45%

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
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
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 Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

3rd Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3rd Line Support Technician
Salary Trend

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

3rd Line Support Technician Salary Trend in the UK

3rd Line Support Technician
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Technician over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 within the UK.

3rd Line Support Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Support Technician
Top 19 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 Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +73 14 £28,500 -5.00% 1
South East +65 4 £28,500 -7.31%
Hampshire - 4 £28,500 -
North West -8 3 £32,500 +12.06%
Winchester - 3 £28,500 -
London +59 2 £40,000 -
East of England +14 2 £30,250 +0.83%
Yorkshire - 2 £29,500 - 1
Manchester - 2 £32,500 -
Doncaster - 2 £29,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £29,500 - 1
Stockport - 2 £32,500 -
Cheshire +15 1 £22,500 -22.41%
South West +9 1 £26,000 -10.34%
Devon -10 1 £26,000 -10.34%
Crewe - 1 £22,500 -
Petersfield - 1 £27,000 -
Essex - 1 £33,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 3rd Line Support Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
3 25 (56.82%) VMware
4 21 (47.73%) Cisco
5 20 (45.45%) Hyper-V
6 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
6 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
7 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
8 15 (34.09%) CCNA
8 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (31.82%) HP
10 13 (29.55%) Firewall
10 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
11 12 (27.27%) MS Office
12 10 (22.73%) MCITP
12 10 (22.73%) SQL
12 10 (22.73%) MCSA
12 10 (22.73%) SLA
13 9 (20.45%) MCSE
13 9 (20.45%) SonicWALL
14 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
14 8 (18.18%) Draytek
14 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (18.18%) A+ Certification
14 8 (18.18%) Windows 8

3rd Line Support Technician 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 15 (34.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) Skype for Business
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.82%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 12 (27.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Line 50
1 5 (11.36%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) Office 365
2 5 (11.36%) OneDrive
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) DHCP
2 7 (15.91%) DNS
3 5 (11.36%) Skype
3 5 (11.36%) VoIP
4 3 (6.82%) SAN
5 2 (4.55%) NAS
5 2 (4.55%) VLAN
5 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) LAN
6 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Power BI
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
1 2 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.27%) CMDB
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (29.55%) Windows Server
6 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 8 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 6 (13.64%) Android
8 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
9 4 (9.09%) Linux
10 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) Asset Management
2 3 (6.82%) ITIL
3 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (4.55%) High Availability
3 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.55%) Service Management
3 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.27%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.27%) People Management
4 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.27%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (2.27%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (34.09%) CCNA
2 15 (34.09%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (22.73%) MCITP
3 10 (22.73%) MCSA
4 9 (20.45%) MCSE
5 8 (18.18%) A+ Certification
5 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.55%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
2 20 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.27%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.27%) XenApp
5 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Backup Exec
1 5 (11.36%) PaperCut
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) VMware
2 21 (47.73%) Cisco
3 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
4 14 (31.82%) HP
5 9 (20.45%) SonicWALL
6 8 (18.18%) Draytek
7 5 (11.36%) Sage
7 5 (11.36%) Siemens
7 5 (11.36%) Symantec
7 5 (11.36%) Veeam
8 2 (4.55%) Citrix
8 2 (4.55%) Kaspersky
8 2 (4.55%) Sophos
9 1 (2.27%) Apple
9 1 (2.27%) Avaya
9 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
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