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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 65 45 58
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 4 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.78% 1.72% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.85% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 9
Average salary £33,500 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.55% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £21,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £36,000 £36,800
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
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
480 324 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 94.12% 93.10% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 405 261 438
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,980 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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%) Hyper-V
2 8 (88.89%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) XenApp
5 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
5 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
6 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (33.33%) QA
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
7 3 (33.33%) LAN
7 3 (33.33%) WAN
7 3 (33.33%) IIS
8 2 (22.22%) Cisco
8 2 (22.22%) HP
8 2 (22.22%) Finance
8 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
9 1 (11.11%) Office 365
9 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
1 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) XenApp
3 5 (55.56%) XenDesktop
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) HP
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