The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 196 193 196
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 56 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.77% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.41% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 49 21 22
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -6.47%
3rd Line Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7021 5092 5589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.31% 94.49% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5535 4007 4588
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -9 45 £30,000 -3.22% 3
North Yorkshire -6 8 £46,000 +58.62% 1
South Yorkshire -12 3 £39,000 +34.48%
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 63 (67.74%) Windows
2 62 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 51 (54.84%) Active Directory
4 47 (50.54%) VMware
5 42 (45.16%) MS Excel
6 40 (43.01%) MS Exchange
7 37 (39.78%) Citrix
7 37 (39.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (37.63%) ITIL
9 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (25.81%) Linux
12 23 (24.73%) MCSE
13 22 (23.66%) Firewall
14 21 (22.58%) UNIX
14 21 (22.58%) SharePoint
15 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (21.51%) Finance
16 19 (20.43%) MCITP
17 18 (19.35%) SCCM
17 18 (19.35%) Hyper-V
17 18 (19.35%) SAN
18 15 (16.13%) Cisco
18 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
19 14 (15.05%) Windows 7
20 13 (13.98%) PowerShell
20 13 (13.98%) VPN
20 13 (13.98%) DNS
21 12 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
22 11 (11.83%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the 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 40 (43.01%) MS Exchange
2 21 (22.58%) SharePoint
3 10 (10.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (8.60%) WebSphere
4 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (3.23%) IIS
7 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.23%) Lync
8 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 42 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Office
3 3 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.66%) Firewall
2 18 (19.35%) SAN
3 13 (13.98%) VPN
3 13 (13.98%) DNS
4 9 (9.68%) DHCP
5 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.53%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (5.38%) Network Security
6 5 (5.38%) LAN
6 5 (5.38%) VoIP
6 5 (5.38%) WAN
7 4 (4.30%) BGP
8 3 (3.23%) Cisco IPT
8 3 (3.23%) IP Telephony
8 3 (3.23%) Broadband
9 2 (2.15%) FTP
10 1 (1.08%) HTTP
10 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.08%) SSL
10 1 (1.08%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (21.51%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) XML
2 1 (1.08%) LINQ
2 1 (1.08%) .NET
2 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Clustering
2 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (7.53%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) iPad
4 2 (2.15%) FMCG
4 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.08%) PDA
5 1 (1.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 63 (67.74%) Windows
2 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (25.81%) Linux
4 21 (22.58%) UNIX
5 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (15.05%) Windows 7
7 11 (11.83%) Windows 8
7 11 (11.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (7.53%) AIX
9 5 (5.38%) Windows XP
9 5 (5.38%) Android
10 3 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.63%) ITIL
2 12 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (7.53%) Project Management
3 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.45%) Time Management
5 5 (5.38%) Change Management
6 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (2.15%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.08%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.08%) High Availability
9 1 (1.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.08%) Information Security
9 1 (1.08%) Content Management
9 1 (1.08%) Service Management
9 1 (1.08%) CRM
9 1 (1.08%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.98%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.75%) C
3 7 (7.53%) Java
3 7 (7.53%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.53%) Perl
3 7 (7.53%) Shell Script
4 6 (6.45%) SQL
5 3 (3.23%) R
6 1 (1.08%) VB
6 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (26.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (24.73%) MCSE
3 19 (20.43%) MCITP
4 9 (9.68%) MCSA
4 9 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.53%) MCP
6 6 (6.45%) CCNA
6 6 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.15%) CCIE
7 2 (2.15%) CCNP
8 1 (1.08%) CCA
8 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 51 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 37 (39.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (19.35%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.38%) XenApp
5 4 (4.30%) vSphere
5 4 (4.30%) UAG
6 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.08%) XenServer
7 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (19.35%) SCCM
2 10 (10.75%) NetBackup
3 7 (7.53%) Control-M
4 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.08%) WSUS
5 1 (1.08%) SCOM
5 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 62 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 47 (50.54%) VMware
3 37 (39.78%) Citrix
4 15 (16.13%) Cisco
5 11 (11.83%) EMC
6 9 (9.68%) IBM
7 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.45%) Apple
8 6 (6.45%) Sage
8 6 (6.45%) Pegasus
9 4 (4.30%) CODA
9 4 (4.30%) Epicor
9 4 (4.30%) NetApp
9 4 (4.30%) Cognos
10 3 (3.23%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.15%) Oracle
11 2 (2.15%) Intel
12 1 (1.08%) HP
12 1 (1.08%) Juniper
12 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
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