Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 13 December 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 89 72
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.61% 0.62% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.64% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 6
Cheltenham median annual salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.08% -9.09% +19.17%
10th Percentile £32,250 £30,800 £28,625
90th Percentile £34,750 £42,400 £38,125
Gloucestershire median annual salary £33,500 £32,500 £33,250
% change year-on-year +3.08% -2.26% +10.83%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 478 781 615
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.75% 97.38% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 410 673 500
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,500 £24,675
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +5.19%

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Cheltenham

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Cheltenham

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Cheltenham region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware