The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £31,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Third Line Support
South West / Bristol
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 125 120
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 8 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.43% 0.58% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.60% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 11
Median salary £31,750 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.44% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.85% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1796 1827 1873
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.08% 96.72% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1493 1602 1571
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Bristol

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Bristol.

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Bristol

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Bristol over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support in Bristol

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 3rd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) ITIL
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) VMware
7 6 (33.33%) Firewall
7 6 (33.33%) MS Office
7 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
8 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 5 (27.78%) MCP
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) CCNA
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (22.22%) SLA
9 4 (22.22%) Cisco
9 4 (22.22%) LAN
9 4 (22.22%) WAN
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (16.67%) CentOS
10 3 (16.67%) SAN
10 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 3 (16.67%) CCNP

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) LAN
2 4 (22.22%) WAN
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (11.11%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) Skype
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 8
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Vista
5 5 (27.78%) Windows XP
6 3 (16.67%) AIX
6 3 (16.67%) CentOS
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) High Availability
2 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
2 1 (5.56%) ITSM
2 1 (5.56%) Migration
2 1 (5.56%) Multichannel Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
2 1 (5.56%) People Management
2 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
2 1 (5.56%) Service Management
2 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCP
2 4 (22.22%) CCNA
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (16.67%) CCNP
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
5 1 (5.56%) HNC
5 1 (5.56%) HND
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.56%) MCSE
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Sophos
6 1 (5.56%) Veeam
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