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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 209 221 190
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 32 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.48% 0.39% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.41% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 30 22 26
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £38,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +3.07%
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
6474 6851 5315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.90% 96.37% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5239 5534 4211
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +22 25 £35,000 +16.66% 2
South Yorkshire - 6 £40,500 -
North Yorkshire +11 1 £32,500 -14.47%
3rd Line Support
England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 69 (72.63%) VMware
2 59 (62.11%) Active Directory
3 56 (58.95%) Windows
4 53 (55.79%) Microsoft
5 47 (49.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 43 (45.26%) MS Exchange
7 41 (43.16%) Citrix
8 40 (42.11%) SAN
9 38 (40.00%) SQL Server
10 31 (32.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (31.58%) Hyper-V
12 27 (28.42%) MS Excel
13 26 (27.37%) XenApp
14 25 (26.32%) MCSE
14 25 (26.32%) ITIL
14 25 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
15 24 (25.26%) SharePoint
16 23 (24.21%) Cisco
17 22 (23.16%) Windows Server 2003
18 21 (22.11%) Dell
18 21 (22.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 21 (22.11%) vSphere
19 20 (21.05%) SCCM
19 20 (21.05%) MCSA
20 19 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
20 19 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
20 19 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
21 18 (18.95%) SCOM
21 18 (18.95%) MCITP
21 18 (18.95%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (45.26%) MS Exchange
2 24 (25.26%) SharePoint
3 19 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (17.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (11.58%) IIS
6 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (8.42%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (5.26%) Lync
9 3 (3.16%) Mule
10 2 (2.11%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
11 1 (1.05%) Jadu
Applications
1 27 (28.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.05%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.05%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 40 (42.11%) SAN
2 18 (18.95%) VoIP
3 16 (16.84%) Wireless
4 11 (11.58%) Firewall
4 11 (11.58%) VPN
5 9 (9.47%) NAS
5 9 (9.47%) DNS
5 9 (9.47%) WAN
5 9 (9.47%) LAN
6 7 (7.37%) Internet
7 6 (6.32%) DHCP
8 4 (4.21%) MPLS
8 4 (4.21%) VLAN
9 3 (3.16%) Network Security
9 3 (3.16%) OSPF
9 3 (3.16%) BGP
9 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
10 2 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.11%) SSH
11 1 (1.05%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.11%) MySQL
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.05%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.16%) MSI
1 3 (3.16%) AdminStudio
2 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.37%) Legal
2 6 (6.32%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Advertising
5 1 (1.05%) Back Office
5 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.37%) Web Services
1 7 (7.37%) .NET
2 5 (5.26%) XML
3 4 (4.21%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.11%) jQuery
5 1 (1.05%) WCF
5 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.05%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.63%) Clustering
2 9 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.21%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.11%) Replication
5 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.05%) IVR
5 1 (1.05%) DTV
5 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 56 (58.95%) Windows
2 31 (32.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (23.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (18.95%) Linux
6 13 (13.68%) UNIX
7 10 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 8 (8.42%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.26%) Windows XP
10 3 (3.16%) Android
11 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.05%) CentOS
12 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) ITIL
2 8 (8.42%) Change Control
3 7 (7.37%) Network Management
4 6 (6.32%) Change Management
5 5 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (4.21%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.21%) Migration
6 4 (4.21%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.16%) OO
8 2 (2.11%) High Availability
8 2 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.11%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.11%) Network Design
8 2 (2.11%) Time Management
8 2 (2.11%) Release Management
9 1 (1.05%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.05%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.05%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.37%) SQL
2 5 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 5 (5.26%) C#
3 4 (4.21%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.16%) VB
5 2 (2.11%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.11%) Perl
6 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.05%) C++
6 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (26.32%) MCSE
1 25 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (22.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 20 (21.05%) MCSA
4 18 (18.95%) MCITP
4 18 (18.95%) MCP
4 18 (18.95%) CCA
4 18 (18.95%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.16%) CCNP
5 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.11%) VCP5
6 2 (2.11%) Degree
7 1 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.05%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (1.05%) CCNA
7 1 (1.05%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (62.11%) Active Directory
2 47 (49.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 26 (27.37%) XenApp
5 21 (22.11%) vSphere
6 17 (17.89%) XenDesktop
7 16 (16.84%) XenServer
8 8 (8.42%) VMware ESX
9 4 (4.21%) Terminal Services
10 3 (3.16%) vCloud
11 2 (2.11%) ISA Server
12 1 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (1.05%) VMware Server
12 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (1.05%) UAG
12 1 (1.05%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (21.05%) SCCM
2 18 (18.95%) SCOM
3 16 (16.84%) Backup Exec
4 8 (8.42%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (8.42%) Opsview
5 3 (3.16%) ZENworks
6 2 (2.11%) OpenView
6 2 (2.11%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 69 (72.63%) VMware
2 53 (55.79%) Microsoft
3 41 (43.16%) Citrix
4 23 (24.21%) Cisco
5 21 (22.11%) Dell
6 17 (17.89%) Veeam
7 16 (16.84%) Riverbed
8 9 (9.47%) Kaspersky
8 9 (9.47%) CheckPoint
8 9 (9.47%) Symantec
9 8 (8.42%) NetApp
10 6 (6.32%) HP
11 5 (5.26%) EMC
12 4 (4.21%) IBM
12 4 (4.21%) SolarWinds
13 3 (3.16%) Novell
13 3 (3.16%) CommVault
14 2 (2.11%) Cognos
14 2 (2.11%) Unisys
14 2 (2.11%) Epicor
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago