The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 173 203 159
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 36 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.25% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.26% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 22
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £21,240
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4797 4908 3800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.56% 96.01% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3996 3042
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £23,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 West Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +26 32 £35,000 +5.66% 1
Halifax - 3 £24,000 -
Wakefield - 1 - -
3rd Line Support
Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 48 (60.76%) VMware
2 47 (59.49%) Active Directory
3 41 (51.90%) Microsoft
4 39 (49.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (45.57%) SQL Server
6 35 (44.30%) Windows
6 35 (44.30%) MS Exchange
7 30 (37.97%) Citrix
8 29 (36.71%) MS Excel
8 29 (36.71%) SAN
9 26 (32.91%) VoIP
9 26 (32.91%) Hyper-V
10 25 (31.65%) Cisco
10 25 (31.65%) Dell
10 25 (31.65%) SharePoint
11 24 (30.38%) MCSE
11 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (30.38%) XenApp
12 23 (29.11%) Exchange Server 2003
13 22 (27.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (27.85%) ITIL
14 21 (26.58%) vSphere
14 21 (26.58%) Exchange Server 2013
15 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2008
15 20 (25.32%) MCITP
15 20 (25.32%) MCP
15 20 (25.32%) MCSA
15 20 (25.32%) Backup Exec
16 19 (24.05%) Wireless
16 19 (24.05%) CCA

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 35 (44.30%) MS Exchange
2 25 (31.65%) SharePoint
3 23 (29.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 21 (26.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (7.59%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (6.33%) IIS
7 5 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.80%) Mule
8 3 (3.80%) Lync
9 1 (1.27%) Jadu
9 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (36.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 29 (36.71%) SAN
2 26 (32.91%) VoIP
3 19 (24.05%) Wireless
4 9 (11.39%) DNS
5 8 (10.13%) Internet
5 8 (10.13%) Firewall
6 7 (8.86%) VPN
7 6 (7.59%) WAN
7 6 (7.59%) LAN
8 5 (6.33%) DHCP
8 5 (6.33%) TCP/IP
8 5 (6.33%) MPLS
8 5 (6.33%) OSPF
8 5 (6.33%) BGP
8 5 (6.33%) Network Security
8 5 (6.33%) NAS
9 3 (3.80%) Asterisk PBX
9 3 (3.80%) SMS
9 3 (3.80%) POP3
10 2 (2.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (45.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.80%) MySQL
5 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.27%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MSI
1 3 (3.80%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.86%) Legal
2 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.33%) Finance
4 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Electronics
5 2 (2.53%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.59%) .NET
2 5 (6.33%) Web Services
2 5 (6.33%) XML
3 3 (3.80%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.53%) jQuery
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.27%) COM+
5 1 (1.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) Clustering
2 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Replication
3 2 (2.53%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.53%) PMI
3 2 (2.53%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.53%) DTV
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.30%) Windows
2 20 (25.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (18.99%) Linux
4 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (15.19%) UNIX
6 10 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (10.13%) Windows 8
8 7 (8.86%) Windows XP
9 6 (7.59%) Windows 7
10 3 (3.80%) Android
11 2 (2.53%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.27%) CentOS
12 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) ITIL
2 5 (6.33%) Network Management
3 4 (5.06%) Change Control
3 4 (5.06%) OO
3 4 (5.06%) CRM
3 4 (5.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (3.80%) ITSM
4 3 (3.80%) Migration
4 3 (3.80%) Network Design
4 3 (3.80%) Service Management
4 3 (3.80%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.80%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.80%) Release Management
4 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.53%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (2.53%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (2.53%) System Testing
5 2 (2.53%) Time Management
5 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.59%) C#
2 5 (6.33%) SQL
2 5 (6.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.80%) VB
3 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.53%) Perl
4 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.27%) C++
5 1 (1.27%) Java
5 1 (1.27%) VBA
5 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) MCSE
1 24 (30.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (27.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (25.32%) MCITP
3 20 (25.32%) MCP
3 20 (25.32%) MCSA
4 19 (24.05%) CCA
4 19 (24.05%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.33%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (6.33%) CCNP
6 4 (5.06%) Degree
7 2 (2.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.53%) CCNA
7 2 (2.53%) CCIE
7 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (59.49%) Active Directory
2 39 (49.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (32.91%) Hyper-V
4 24 (30.38%) XenApp
5 21 (26.58%) vSphere
6 19 (24.05%) XenServer
6 19 (24.05%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.80%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.27%) UAG
8 1 (1.27%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.27%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (25.32%) Backup Exec
2 14 (17.72%) SCCM
3 11 (13.92%) SCOM
4 5 (6.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (5.06%) Opsview
6 3 (3.80%) ZENworks
7 2 (2.53%) OpenView
8 1 (1.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (60.76%) VMware
2 41 (51.90%) Microsoft
3 30 (37.97%) Citrix
4 25 (31.65%) Dell
4 25 (31.65%) Cisco
5 19 (24.05%) Veeam
5 19 (24.05%) Riverbed
6 7 (8.86%) HP
7 6 (7.59%) Symantec
8 4 (5.06%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.06%) NetApp
8 4 (5.06%) EMC
8 4 (5.06%) Kaspersky
9 3 (3.80%) Novell
10 2 (2.53%) Juniper
10 2 (2.53%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (2.53%) SAP
10 2 (2.53%) Splunk
10 2 (2.53%) Brocade
11 1 (1.27%) SonicWALL
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago