The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 92 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 7 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% 1.09% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.13% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 7
Median salary £26,500 £36,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.38% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
3rd Line Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1282 1327 1280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.39% 96.79% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1124 1095
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Wales region.

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Wales

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
South Wales 0 7 £26,500 -26.38% 2
3rd Line Support
UK

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 3rd Line Support 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 across the Wales region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 18 (72.00%) Windows
3 17 (68.00%) VMware
4 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 14 (56.00%) DNS
6 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (52.00%) Linux
7 12 (48.00%) DHCP
7 12 (48.00%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 10 (40.00%) VoIP
9 9 (36.00%) PBX
10 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (28.00%) WAN
10 7 (28.00%) LAN
11 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
11 6 (24.00%) PMI
11 6 (24.00%) PMI Certification
11 6 (24.00%) CCNA
11 6 (24.00%) Finance
11 6 (24.00%) Extreme Networks
12 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
13 4 (16.00%) SLA
13 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (16.00%) NAS
14 3 (12.00%) Office 365
14 3 (12.00%) Cisco
14 3 (12.00%) HP
15 2 (8.00%) SAN

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (84.00%) Firewall
2 14 (56.00%) DNS
3 13 (52.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (48.00%) DHCP
4 12 (48.00%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 10 (40.00%) VoIP
6 9 (36.00%) PBX
7 7 (28.00%) LAN
7 7 (28.00%) WAN
8 4 (16.00%) NAS
9 2 (8.00%) FTP
9 2 (8.00%) Internet
9 2 (8.00%) SAN
10 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
10 1 (4.00%) VLAN
10 1 (4.00%) VPN
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) PMI
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (52.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Document Management
1 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (8.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL
2 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCNA
2 6 (24.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.00%) vCloud
4 1 (4.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (24.00%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (8.00%) Brocade
5 2 (8.00%) NetApp
5 2 (8.00%) Sage
5 2 (8.00%) Symantec
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Veeam
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