The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 55 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 1.80% 0.46% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £32,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,620
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +2.69%
3rd Line Support
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
415 421 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 93.47% 96.12% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 333 326 333
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in the job title across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Warrington

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Warrington

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
5 5 (55.56%) VPN
5 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) VLAN
6 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 4 (44.44%) DMZ
6 4 (44.44%) VoIP
6 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
6 4 (44.44%) Avaya
6 4 (44.44%) Juniper
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (33.33%) Degree
7 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
8 2 (22.22%) XenApp
8 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
8 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
8 2 (22.22%) Network Security

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Warrington region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 4 (44.44%) DMZ
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) VLAN
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Thin Client
1 2 (22.22%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Avaya
2 4 (44.44%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
Warrington, Cheshire
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