The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 113 138
Rank change year-on-year -14 +25  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 12 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.65% 0.38% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.39% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 3
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +2.94%  
10th Percentile £31,600 £28,750 £30,600
90th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £49,200
South West median annual salary £34,000 £30,250 £31,500
% change year-on-year +12.39% -3.96%  

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 1808 1522 1929
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.31% 97.13% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5761 5402 7226
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
1 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 14 (70.00%) VMware
3 12 (60.00%) ITIL
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco
4 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (55.00%) AIX
4 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 11 (55.00%) CentOS
5 10 (50.00%) NAS
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
5 10 (50.00%) SAN
5 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (45.00%) CCNA
6 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (35.00%) Project Management
9 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (15.00%) ITSM
11 3 (15.00%) Finance
11 3 (15.00%) Service Management
11 3 (15.00%) SLA
11 3 (15.00%) .NET
11 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office

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 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) NAS
2 10 (50.00%) SAN
3 8 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
4 2 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
1 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) AIX
3 11 (55.00%) CentOS
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
7 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITSM
3 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.00%) Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Multichannel Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNA
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (10.00%) CCNP
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Benefits + OnCall
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