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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 201 236 195
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 54 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.73% 0.27% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.29% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 49 18 25
Average salary £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,600 £36,000
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
7260 7016 5495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.57% 95.56% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5874 5521 4384
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +18 41 £30,750 +2.50% 2
South Yorkshire - 10 £30,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +12 3 £28,500 -7.31%
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 71 (61.74%) VMware
2 60 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 59 (51.30%) Windows
4 56 (48.70%) Microsoft
5 45 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 45 (39.13%) SAN
6 44 (38.26%) Citrix
6 44 (38.26%) MS Exchange
6 44 (38.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (26.96%) Hyper-V
9 30 (26.09%) VoIP
9 30 (26.09%) Cisco
9 30 (26.09%) ITIL
10 29 (25.22%) MCSE
10 29 (25.22%) MS Excel
10 29 (25.22%) SharePoint
10 29 (25.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 29 (25.22%) XenApp
11 28 (24.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 26 (22.61%) Dell
13 25 (21.74%) MCSA
13 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (20.00%) MCITP
14 23 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
15 22 (19.13%) MCP
15 22 (19.13%) SLA
16 21 (18.26%) CCA
16 21 (18.26%) Citrix Certification
16 21 (18.26%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (38.26%) MS Exchange
2 29 (25.22%) SharePoint
3 23 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 21 (18.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (7.83%) IIS
7 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (6.09%) Lync
9 5 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (3.48%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (3.48%) WebSphere
11 3 (2.61%) Mule
12 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 29 (25.22%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.87%) MS Project
3 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.87%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.87%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 2 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.87%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (39.13%) SAN
2 30 (26.09%) VoIP
3 20 (17.39%) Wireless
4 16 (13.91%) Firewall
5 15 (13.04%) WAN
5 15 (13.04%) LAN
6 12 (10.43%) VPN
6 12 (10.43%) DNS
7 11 (9.57%) TCP/IP
7 11 (9.57%) BGP
8 9 (7.83%) NAS
8 9 (7.83%) Internet
9 7 (6.09%) MPLS
9 7 (6.09%) OSPF
9 7 (6.09%) DHCP
9 7 (6.09%) Network Security
10 4 (3.48%) VLAN
10 4 (3.48%) Broadband
11 3 (2.61%) SMS
11 3 (2.61%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (12.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.61%) MySQL
6 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.87%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.87%) MSI
2 1 (0.87%) AdminStudio
General
1 10 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 8 (6.96%) Finance
3 6 (5.22%) Legal
4 4 (3.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.74%) Electronics
5 2 (1.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.83%) Web Services
2 7 (6.09%) .NET
3 5 (4.35%) XML
4 2 (1.74%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.74%) jQuery
5 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.87%) COM+
5 1 (0.87%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Clustering
2 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.61%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.74%) DTV
4 2 (1.74%) PMI
4 2 (1.74%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.74%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.74%) Replication
5 1 (0.87%) CCTV
5 1 (0.87%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (51.30%) Windows
2 35 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (15.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (14.78%) Linux
5 17 (14.78%) UNIX
6 6 (5.22%) Windows XP
6 6 (5.22%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.61%) Android
9 2 (1.74%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.87%) CentOS
10 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (26.09%) ITIL
2 8 (6.96%) Change Control
3 7 (6.09%) Change Management
4 6 (5.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (4.35%) Network Design
6 4 (3.48%) Release Management
6 4 (3.48%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.48%) OO
6 4 (3.48%) CRM
7 3 (2.61%) Service Management
7 3 (2.61%) ITSM
7 3 (2.61%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.61%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.61%) Network Management
7 3 (2.61%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.74%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.74%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (1.74%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (1.74%) System Testing
8 2 (1.74%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.70%) SQL
2 6 (5.22%) C#
3 5 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.61%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.74%) Perl
7 1 (0.87%) C++
7 1 (0.87%) Java
7 1 (0.87%) VB
7 1 (0.87%) VBA
7 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (25.22%) MCSE
1 29 (25.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (24.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 25 (21.74%) MCSA
4 23 (20.00%) MCITP
5 22 (19.13%) MCP
6 21 (18.26%) CCA
6 21 (18.26%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (6.96%) VCP5
8 7 (6.09%) CCNP
9 4 (3.48%) Degree
10 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
10 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
10 3 (2.61%) CCNA
10 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.74%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.74%) CCIE
12 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (19.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 60 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 44 (38.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (26.96%) Hyper-V
4 29 (25.22%) XenApp
5 21 (18.26%) vSphere
6 20 (17.39%) XenDesktop
7 19 (16.52%) XenServer
8 4 (3.48%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.61%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.74%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.74%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.87%) UAG
Systems Management
1 20 (17.39%) Backup Exec
2 17 (14.78%) SCCM
2 17 (14.78%) SCOM
3 9 (7.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (6.96%) Opsview
5 4 (3.48%) SCVMM
6 2 (1.74%) OpenView
7 1 (0.87%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.87%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 71 (61.74%) VMware
2 56 (48.70%) Microsoft
3 44 (38.26%) Citrix
4 30 (26.09%) Cisco
5 26 (22.61%) Dell
6 19 (16.52%) Veeam
6 19 (16.52%) Riverbed
7 11 (9.57%) Symantec
8 10 (8.70%) SolarWinds
9 8 (6.96%) CheckPoint
9 8 (6.96%) NetApp
9 8 (6.96%) HP
9 8 (6.96%) Kaspersky
10 7 (6.09%) EMC
11 6 (5.22%) IBM
12 4 (3.48%) Cognos
12 4 (3.48%) CommVault
12 4 (3.48%) Epicor
12 4 (3.48%) CODA
12 4 (3.48%) Fortinet
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