The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £35,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
London / City of London
Rank 200 245 249
Rank change year-on-year +45 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 26 28 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.52% 0.39% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.41% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 61
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £32,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,900 £50,000
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 the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4800 6788 9781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.65% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4408 6071 8330
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,006
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in the City of London

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in the City of London

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support in the City of London

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 53 (77.94%) Active Directory
2 44 (64.71%) Windows
3 41 (60.29%) VMware
4 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
5 33 (48.53%) Citrix
6 30 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (39.71%) Windows Server
8 25 (36.76%) MS Exchange
9 24 (35.29%) SQL
10 21 (30.88%) PowerShell
11 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (29.41%) Cisco
11 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
12 18 (26.47%) Finance
13 17 (25.00%) XenApp
13 17 (25.00%) XenDesktop
13 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (23.53%) Office 365
15 15 (22.06%) Hyper-V
15 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (20.59%) ITIL
17 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
18 12 (17.65%) AppSense
18 12 (17.65%) Windows 7
19 10 (14.71%) Firewall
19 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
19 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
20 9 (13.24%) MCSE
21 8 (11.76%) MS Office

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 25 (36.76%) MS Exchange
2 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
7 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.94%) IIS
9 1 (1.47%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Office 365
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.41%) G Suite
3 3 (4.41%) Yammer
4 2 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) Firewall
2 7 (10.29%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.82%) WAN
4 5 (7.35%) SAN
5 4 (5.88%) Skype
6 3 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (4.41%) LAN
6 3 (4.41%) VLAN
7 2 (2.94%) DHCP
7 2 (2.94%) DNS
7 2 (2.94%) VoIP
7 2 (2.94%) VPN
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.47%) FTP
8 1 (1.47%) Network Security
8 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Law
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Clustering
1 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.47%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.47%) iPhone
3 1 (1.47%) Replication
3 1 (1.47%) User Experience
3 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (64.71%) Windows
2 27 (39.71%) Windows Server
3 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.82%) Windows 10
7 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.41%) Linux
8 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) ITIL
2 7 (10.29%) Service Management
3 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (5.88%) Migration
4 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.94%) Capacity Management
5 2 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.94%) Patch Management
5 2 (2.94%) PRINCE
5 2 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (1.47%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.47%) CAFM
6 1 (1.47%) CRM
6 1 (1.47%) Facilities Management
6 1 (1.47%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.47%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.47%) Network Design
6 1 (1.47%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 21 (30.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.24%) MCSE
3 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.35%) MCITP
3 5 (7.35%) MCSA
4 4 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.41%) CCNP
5 3 (4.41%) Degree
5 3 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.41%) MCP
6 2 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (77.94%) Active Directory
2 30 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (25.00%) XenApp
3 17 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 15 (22.06%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.82%) vSphere
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.94%) Scalr
3 1 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.47%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (60.29%) VMware
2 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
3 33 (48.53%) Citrix
4 20 (29.41%) Cisco
5 12 (17.65%) AppSense
6 7 (10.29%) NetApp
7 6 (8.82%) Sage
8 5 (7.35%) Nimble Storage
9 3 (4.41%) Google
10 2 (2.94%) Juniper
10 2 (2.94%) Meraki
10 2 (2.94%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.47%) Dell
11 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.47%) HP
11 1 (1.47%) iManage
11 1 (1.47%) Mitel
11 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.47%) NETGEAR
11 1 (1.47%) Sophos
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