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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Technician
Rank 910 959 993
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Technician 14 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.016% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 10
Median salary £29,250 £32,500 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +0.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £25,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,250 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.56%

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 June 2016 within the UK.

3rd Line Support Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Support Technician
Top 21 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 26 June 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 +38 14 £29,250 -10.00% 2
East of England +40 6 £28,500 -43.00%
North West +26 4 - - 1
Essex - 4 £32,500 -
Merseyside - 3 - -
Liverpool - 3 - -
Ipswich - 2 £28,000 -
Suffolk - 2 £28,000 -
Cheshire +40 1 - - 1
South East +35 1 £66,500 +104.61% 1
West Midlands -19 1 £23,000 -2.12%
Surrey - 1 £66,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £23,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Chelmsford - 1 £28,000 -
Harlow - 1 £28,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £30,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 20 (57.14%) VMware
1 20 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
3 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) Windows
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 13 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
7 9 (25.71%) Driving Licence
7 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (25.71%) Citrix
7 9 (25.71%) MS Office
7 9 (25.71%) VoIP
8 8 (22.86%) MQSeries
8 8 (22.86%) OS/400
8 8 (22.86%) IBM
8 8 (22.86%) RPG
8 8 (22.86%) SAN
8 8 (22.86%) AS400
8 8 (22.86%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (22.86%) High Availability
8 8 (22.86%) iSeries
8 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
8 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
9 7 (20.00%) Veeam
9 7 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
9 7 (20.00%) Firewall
9 7 (20.00%) Progress

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 20 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) MQSeries
2 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) VoIP
2 8 (22.86%) SAN
3 7 (20.00%) Firewall
4 4 (11.43%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) VLAN
6 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) DNS
7 1 (2.86%) Broadband
7 1 (2.86%) LAN
7 1 (2.86%) NAS
7 1 (2.86%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) CSS3
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Driving Licence
2 8 (22.86%) AS400
2 8 (22.86%) iSeries
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.86%) OS/400
6 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.86%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (22.86%) High Availability
2 8 (22.86%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security
4 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
2 8 (22.86%) RPG
3 7 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCITP
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.71%) Xen
6 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) VMware
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Citrix
4 8 (22.86%) IBM
5 7 (20.00%) Progress
5 7 (20.00%) Veeam
6 6 (17.14%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) Avaya
7 3 (8.57%) Dell
7 3 (8.57%) SonicWALL
7 3 (8.57%) Sophos
7 3 (8.57%) WatchGuard
8 2 (5.71%) Cisco
8 2 (5.71%) Draytek
8 2 (5.71%) Meraki
9 1 (2.86%) Apple
9 1 (2.86%) BT
9 1 (2.86%) Kaspersky
9 1 (2.86%) Mitel
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