The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Technical Support was - in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Technical Support
London / City of London
Rank - 267 306
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Technical Support 0 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.028% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.030% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 13
Median salary - £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.39% +2.14%  

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 4868 6762 9714
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.63% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4467 6044 8273
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 £33,500
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 Technical 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 Technical Support in the job title.

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

3rd Line Technical 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 Technical Support in the City of London.

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

3rd Line Technical Support Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 3rd Line Technical 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere

3rd Line Technical 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) AppSense