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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 207 231 190
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 41 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.57% 0.29% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.31% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 29
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,750 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,450 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
6983 7181 5553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.35% 95.90% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5705 4372
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 28 April 2015.

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 28 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
West Yorkshire +28 34 £35,000 +7.69% 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £32,000 - 2
North Yorkshire +12 1 £37,500 -1.31%
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 74 (67.89%) VMware
2 61 (55.96%) Active Directory
3 60 (55.05%) Windows
4 56 (51.38%) Microsoft
5 50 (45.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 45 (41.28%) SAN
7 44 (40.37%) Citrix
7 44 (40.37%) MS Exchange
7 44 (40.37%) SQL Server
8 34 (31.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (30.28%) Hyper-V
10 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 30 (27.52%) MCSE
10 30 (27.52%) MS Excel
10 30 (27.52%) ITIL
11 29 (26.61%) SharePoint
11 29 (26.61%) XenApp
12 27 (24.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 27 (24.77%) Cisco
13 26 (23.85%) Dell
13 26 (23.85%) VoIP
14 25 (22.94%) MCSA
15 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (21.10%) vSphere
17 22 (20.18%) SCCM
17 22 (20.18%) MCITP
17 22 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2003
18 21 (19.27%) CCA
18 21 (19.27%) Citrix Certification
18 21 (19.27%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 (40.37%) MS Exchange
2 29 (26.61%) SharePoint
3 22 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2003
4 21 (19.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (17.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (9.17%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (9.17%) IIS
7 9 (8.26%) Lync
8 8 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
9 4 (3.67%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (3.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.75%) Mule
11 2 (1.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.92%) Jadu
Applications
1 30 (27.52%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS Project
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.92%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.92%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.92%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.83%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (1.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.92%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (41.28%) SAN
2 26 (23.85%) VoIP
3 20 (18.35%) Wireless
4 12 (11.01%) VPN
5 11 (10.09%) DNS
6 10 (9.17%) Firewall
7 9 (8.26%) NAS
7 9 (8.26%) Internet
8 7 (6.42%) WAN
8 7 (6.42%) LAN
9 5 (4.59%) DHCP
9 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.67%) MPLS
10 4 (3.67%) OSPF
10 4 (3.67%) BGP
10 4 (3.67%) VLAN
10 4 (3.67%) Network Security
11 3 (2.75%) IPsec
11 3 (2.75%) Asterisk PBX
11 3 (2.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (40.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (11.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.75%) MySQL
6 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.92%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.75%) MSI
2 3 (2.75%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (8.26%) Legal
2 7 (6.42%) Finance
3 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Electronics
5 2 (1.83%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.26%) Web Services
2 7 (6.42%) .NET
3 5 (4.59%) XML
4 4 (3.67%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.83%) jQuery
6 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.92%) COM+
6 1 (0.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Clustering
2 8 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.83%) DTV
4 2 (1.83%) PMI
4 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) CCTV
5 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 60 (55.05%) Windows
2 34 (31.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (22.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (19.27%) Linux
5 19 (17.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (15.60%) UNIX
7 9 (8.26%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.34%) Windows XP
9 7 (6.42%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.75%) Android
11 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.92%) CentOS
11 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.52%) ITIL
2 8 (7.34%) Change Control
3 7 (6.42%) Change Management
4 6 (5.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (5.50%) Network Management
5 5 (4.59%) CRM
6 4 (3.67%) OO
6 4 (3.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.67%) Release Management
7 3 (2.75%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.75%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (2.75%) ITSM
7 3 (2.75%) Migration
7 3 (2.75%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.75%) Service Management
8 2 (1.83%) Project Management
8 2 (1.83%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.83%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.26%) SQL
2 6 (5.50%) C#
3 5 (4.59%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.67%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.75%) VB
5 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.83%) Perl
7 1 (0.92%) C++
7 1 (0.92%) Java
7 1 (0.92%) VBA
7 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (27.52%) MCSE
1 30 (27.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (24.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 25 (22.94%) MCSA
4 22 (20.18%) MCITP
5 21 (19.27%) CCA
5 21 (19.27%) Citrix Certification
5 21 (19.27%) MCP
6 5 (4.59%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.59%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.59%) VCP5
7 4 (3.67%) Degree
7 4 (3.67%) CCNP
8 3 (2.75%) CCNA
8 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.83%) CCIE
10 1 (0.92%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.27%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 61 (55.96%) Active Directory
2 50 (45.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (30.28%) Hyper-V
4 29 (26.61%) XenApp
5 23 (21.10%) vSphere
6 20 (18.35%) XenDesktop
7 19 (17.43%) XenServer
8 5 (4.59%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.75%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.75%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.83%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.92%) UAG
11 1 (0.92%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (20.18%) SCCM
2 20 (18.35%) SCOM
3 19 (17.43%) Backup Exec
4 8 (7.34%) Opsview
4 8 (7.34%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.67%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.75%) ZENworks
7 2 (1.83%) OpenView
8 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.92%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.92%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (67.89%) VMware
2 56 (51.38%) Microsoft
3 44 (40.37%) Citrix
4 27 (24.77%) Cisco
5 26 (23.85%) Dell
6 19 (17.43%) Veeam
6 19 (17.43%) Riverbed
7 10 (9.17%) Symantec
8 9 (8.26%) CheckPoint
9 8 (7.34%) NetApp
9 8 (7.34%) Kaspersky
9 8 (7.34%) HP
10 7 (6.42%) EMC
10 7 (6.42%) SolarWinds
11 6 (5.50%) IBM
12 5 (4.59%) CommVault
13 4 (3.67%) Epicor
13 4 (3.67%) Cognos
13 4 (3.67%) CODA
14 3 (2.75%) Novell
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago