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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 209 202 200
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 57 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.78% 0.48% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.51% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 54 25 24
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,700 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -3.62%
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
7076 5086 5721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.52% 94.69% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5639 4056 4709
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 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 October 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
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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 -8 39 £29,000 -4.91% 1
North Yorkshire -7 12 £25,000 -12.28% 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £36,000 -
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 67 (63.21%) Microsoft
2 66 (62.26%) Windows
3 64 (60.38%) Active Directory
4 52 (49.06%) VMware
5 49 (46.23%) MS Excel
6 44 (41.51%) MS Exchange
7 40 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 39 (36.79%) ITIL
9 38 (35.85%) Citrix
10 31 (29.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (29.25%) Firewall
11 28 (26.42%) Linux
12 26 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (22.64%) SharePoint
14 22 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 22 (20.75%) MCSE
14 22 (20.75%) UNIX
15 20 (18.87%) Finance
15 20 (18.87%) Hyper-V
16 19 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
16 19 (17.92%) SAN
16 19 (17.92%) Cisco
17 18 (16.98%) TCP/IP
17 18 (16.98%) MCITP
18 17 (16.04%) Windows 7
19 16 (15.09%) SCCM
19 16 (15.09%) VPN
19 16 (15.09%) SQL Server
20 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
20 15 (14.15%) Root Cause Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 44 (41.51%) MS Exchange
2 24 (22.64%) SharePoint
3 12 (11.32%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (7.55%) WebSphere
6 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.77%) Lync
7 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (2.83%) IIS
8 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 49 (46.23%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.66%) MS Office
3 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (29.25%) Firewall
2 19 (17.92%) SAN
3 18 (16.98%) TCP/IP
4 16 (15.09%) VPN
5 13 (12.26%) DNS
5 13 (12.26%) VoIP
6 12 (11.32%) WAN
6 12 (11.32%) LAN
6 12 (11.32%) BGP
7 10 (9.43%) Broadband
8 9 (8.49%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (7.55%) DHCP
10 7 (6.60%) Network Security
11 3 (2.83%) FTP
11 3 (2.83%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.83%) Cisco IPT
12 2 (1.89%) VLAN
12 2 (1.89%) IPsec
12 2 (1.89%) MPLS
12 2 (1.89%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (18.87%) Finance
2 10 (9.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.60%) XML
2 2 (1.89%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.55%) Clustering
3 7 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.60%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) iPhone
5 2 (1.89%) FMCG
5 2 (1.89%) iPad
5 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.94%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 66 (62.26%) Windows
2 31 (29.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (26.42%) Linux
4 22 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (20.75%) UNIX
5 17 (16.04%) Windows 7
6 13 (12.26%) Windows 8
7 12 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.60%) AIX
8 7 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (5.66%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.77%) Android
11 3 (2.83%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.79%) ITIL
2 15 (14.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
4 9 (8.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.60%) Project Management
6 6 (5.66%) Time Management
7 5 (4.72%) Change Management
8 3 (2.83%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.83%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (2.83%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.89%) High Availability
9 2 (1.89%) Configuration Management
9 2 (1.89%) CRM
10 1 (0.94%) Content Management
10 1 (0.94%) Information Security
10 1 (0.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.15%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.43%) C
3 7 (6.60%) Shell Script
3 7 (6.60%) Java
3 7 (6.60%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.60%) Perl
4 3 (2.83%) SQL
4 3 (2.83%) R
5 2 (1.89%) VBScript
5 2 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (20.75%) MCSE
3 18 (16.98%) MCITP
4 10 (9.43%) MCSA
4 10 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (7.55%) CCNA
5 8 (7.55%) MCP
6 7 (6.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.77%) CCIE
7 4 (3.77%) CCNP
8 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.94%) CCA
9 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) SLA
2 3 (2.83%) QA
System Software
1 64 (60.38%) Active Directory
2 40 (37.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (18.87%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.72%) vSphere
4 5 (4.72%) XenApp
5 4 (3.77%) UAG
6 3 (2.83%) Terminal Services
6 3 (2.83%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.89%) XenServer
7 2 (1.89%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (15.09%) SCCM
2 10 (9.43%) NetBackup
3 7 (6.60%) Control-M
4 3 (2.83%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.94%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.94%) WSUS
5 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (63.21%) Microsoft
2 52 (49.06%) VMware
3 38 (35.85%) Citrix
4 19 (17.92%) Cisco
5 11 (10.38%) EMC
6 10 (9.43%) Fortinet
7 9 (8.49%) IBM
8 8 (7.55%) Sage
8 8 (7.55%) Pegasus
9 7 (6.60%) Red Hat
10 6 (5.66%) Apple
11 4 (3.77%) Cognos
11 4 (3.77%) CODA
11 4 (3.77%) Epicor
11 4 (3.77%) NetApp
12 2 (1.89%) Brocade
12 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.89%) Juniper
12 2 (1.89%) Intel
13 1 (0.94%) HP
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