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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 208 208 204
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 63 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.51% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 60 21 24
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
7365 5738 5906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.70% 95.89% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6012 4524 4921
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £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 November 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 28 November 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 +1 37 £32,000 +12.28% 1
North Yorkshire +14 17 £28,000 -12.50% 1
South Yorkshire - 9 £28,750 -
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 65 (53.28%) Windows
1 65 (53.28%) Microsoft
2 63 (51.64%) Active Directory
3 57 (46.72%) VMware
4 48 (39.34%) MS Excel
5 41 (33.61%) MS Exchange
6 37 (30.33%) ITIL
6 37 (30.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (29.51%) Citrix
8 35 (28.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 34 (27.87%) Firewall
10 25 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (20.49%) Cisco
10 25 (20.49%) VoIP
10 25 (20.49%) TCP/IP
11 24 (19.67%) Linux
11 24 (19.67%) SharePoint
11 24 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (18.03%) SAN
13 21 (17.21%) MCSE
13 21 (17.21%) UNIX
14 20 (16.39%) WAN
14 20 (16.39%) LAN
15 19 (15.57%) BGP
15 19 (15.57%) Hyper-V
16 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
17 17 (13.93%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
18 16 (13.11%) Telecoms
19 15 (12.30%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 41 (33.61%) MS Exchange
2 24 (19.67%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.02%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (6.56%) Lync
6 6 (4.92%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (4.10%) IIS
8 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 48 (39.34%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.38%) MS Office
3 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.82%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.82%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.64%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.82%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (27.87%) Firewall
2 25 (20.49%) VoIP
2 25 (20.49%) TCP/IP
3 22 (18.03%) SAN
4 20 (16.39%) WAN
4 20 (16.39%) LAN
5 19 (15.57%) BGP
6 13 (10.66%) Broadband
6 13 (10.66%) VPN
6 13 (10.66%) DNS
7 10 (8.20%) Network Security
8 8 (6.56%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (5.74%) DHCP
10 6 (4.92%) MPLS
10 6 (4.92%) OSPF
11 5 (4.10%) Wireless
12 4 (3.28%) IPsec
13 3 (2.46%) VLAN
13 3 (2.46%) FTP
13 3 (2.46%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.82%) MySQL
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (13.11%) Telecoms
2 15 (12.30%) Finance
3 3 (2.46%) Legal
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.82%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.28%) XML
2 3 (2.46%) Web Services
3 2 (1.64%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.92%) Clustering
3 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.64%) FMCG
4 2 (1.64%) iPhone
4 2 (1.64%) iPad
4 2 (1.64%) PMI
5 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.82%) DTV
5 1 (0.82%) Replication
5 1 (0.82%) PDA
5 1 (0.82%) CCTV
5 1 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 65 (53.28%) Windows
2 35 (28.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (19.67%) Linux
3 24 (19.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (17.21%) UNIX
5 17 (13.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (10.66%) Windows 7
7 10 (8.20%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.74%) Windows XP
9 4 (3.28%) AIX
9 4 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.64%) Android
10 2 (1.64%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.82%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (30.33%) ITIL
2 16 (13.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (9.84%) Mentoring
4 7 (5.74%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (4.92%) Change Management
5 6 (4.92%) CRM
5 6 (4.92%) Project Management
5 6 (4.92%) Time Management
6 4 (3.28%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.46%) Network Design
7 3 (2.46%) Service Management
8 2 (1.64%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.64%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.64%) ITSM
8 2 (1.64%) Release Management
8 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (1.64%) System Testing
8 2 (1.64%) High Availability
8 2 (1.64%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.56%) PowerShell
2 7 (5.74%) SQL
3 5 (4.10%) Java
3 5 (4.10%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.28%) Perl
4 4 (3.28%) C
4 4 (3.28%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.64%) VBScript
5 2 (1.64%) VB
5 2 (1.64%) R
6 1 (0.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (20.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (17.21%) MCSE
3 14 (11.48%) MCSA
3 14 (11.48%) MCITP
4 13 (10.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (9.02%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (6.56%) MCP
6 8 (6.56%) CCNP
7 7 (5.74%) VCP5
8 6 (4.92%) CCNA
9 5 (4.10%) CCA
9 5 (4.10%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (4.10%) CCIE
9 5 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.64%) Degree
11 2 (1.64%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.82%) QA
System Software
1 63 (51.64%) Active Directory
2 37 (30.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (15.57%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.56%) vSphere
5 7 (5.74%) XenApp
6 6 (4.92%) XenServer
6 6 (4.92%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.10%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.46%) UAG
9 2 (1.64%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) SCCM
2 5 (4.10%) SCOM
2 5 (4.10%) NetBackup
2 5 (4.10%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.28%) Control-M
4 3 (2.46%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.82%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (53.28%) Microsoft
2 57 (46.72%) VMware
3 36 (29.51%) Citrix
4 25 (20.49%) Cisco
5 13 (10.66%) Fortinet
6 10 (8.20%) EMC
7 9 (7.38%) Pegasus
8 8 (6.56%) Sage
9 7 (5.74%) SolarWinds
9 7 (5.74%) Dell
10 6 (4.92%) IBM
10 6 (4.92%) Apple
11 5 (4.10%) CODA
11 5 (4.10%) Veeam
11 5 (4.10%) Cognos
11 5 (4.10%) Epicor
12 4 (3.28%) HP
12 4 (3.28%) Riverbed
12 4 (3.28%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.46%) Brocade
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