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

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Technician
Rank 855 940 964
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Technician 27 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.023% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.023% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 13
Median salary £28,500 £30,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £29,750 £32,250
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -7.75%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

3rd Line Support 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 10 December 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 10 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 +59 22 £28,500 -5.00% 2
South East +75 9 £28,500 -5.00% 1
Hampshire - 8 £28,500 -
North West -13 7 £22,500 -15.88%
Winchester - 7 £28,500 -
Cheshire +18 6 £22,500 -22.41%
Crewe - 5 £22,500 -
London +34 2 £39,500 -1.25%
East of England +16 2 £30,250 +0.83%
West Sussex +27 1 £28,500 -5.00%
South West +11 1 £26,000 -10.34%
Manchester -9 1 £32,500 +32.65%
Devon -16 1 £26,000 -10.34%
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 - 1
Stockport - 1 £32,500 -
Petersfield - 1 £27,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £27,500 - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £28,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 - 1
Essex - 1 £33,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
3 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 21 (43.75%) VMware
4 21 (43.75%) Hyper-V
5 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
6 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 17 (35.42%) Cisco
7 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (31.25%) Firewall
9 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
10 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (25.00%) CCNA
11 11 (22.92%) SQL
11 11 (22.92%) MS Office
12 10 (20.83%) MCSE
12 10 (20.83%) HP
13 9 (18.75%) SLA
13 9 (18.75%) Office 365
14 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (16.67%) MCITP
14 8 (16.67%) Windows 8
15 7 (14.58%) Android
15 7 (14.58%) DNS
15 7 (14.58%) MCSA
15 7 (14.58%) VoIP

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 19 (39.58%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
4 5 (10.42%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.17%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.92%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Line 50
1 5 (10.42%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Office 365
2 5 (10.42%) OneDrive
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) Firewall
2 7 (14.58%) DNS
2 7 (14.58%) VoIP
3 6 (12.50%) DHCP
4 5 (10.42%) Skype
5 3 (6.25%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (4.17%) VLAN
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.08%) Internet
7 1 (2.08%) LAN
7 1 (2.08%) NAS
7 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) Power BI
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.08%) Marketing
1 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) CMDB
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (2.08%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (93.75%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 7 (14.58%) Android
7 6 (12.50%) Apple iOS
7 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.33%) Linux
9 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.42%) Asset Management
2 2 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL
2 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
2 2 (4.17%) Migration
2 2 (4.17%) Service Management
3 1 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.08%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (2.08%) High Availability
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (2.08%) People Management
3 1 (2.08%) Project Planning
3 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.08%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.08%) Ticket Management
3 1 (2.08%) Time Management
3 1 (2.08%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (25.00%) CCNA
2 12 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (20.83%) MCSE
4 8 (16.67%) MCITP
5 7 (14.58%) MCSA
6 5 (10.42%) A+ Certification
6 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.25%) Degree
8 2 (4.17%) MCP
9 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (60.42%) Active Directory
2 21 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.08%) XenApp
5 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) PaperCut
2 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 3 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 21 (43.75%) VMware
3 17 (35.42%) Cisco
4 10 (20.83%) HP
5 6 (12.50%) SonicWALL
6 5 (10.42%) Draytek
6 5 (10.42%) Sage
6 5 (10.42%) Siemens
7 4 (8.33%) Citrix
7 4 (8.33%) Symantec
7 4 (8.33%) Veeam
8 3 (6.25%) Kaspersky
9 2 (4.17%) Sophos
10 1 (2.08%) Apple
10 1 (2.08%) Avaya
10 1 (2.08%) BT
10 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
10 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard
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