Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Server Support was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Third Line Server Support
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1113 1073 1024
Rank change year-on-year -40 -49 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Support 46 157 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.085% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 42 147 221
England median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +4.05% +9.23%
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,450 £50,000 £47,500
UK median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -1.32% +4.11% +4.29%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 159636 183989 200670
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.02% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 131123 156229 166236
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

3rd Line Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Server Support in England

3rd Line Server Support
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Server Support in England

3rd Line Server Support
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support in England over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Server Support in England

3rd Line Server Support
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Support within the England region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 18 £40,500 -3.57% 1
South East +79 15 £30,000 -29.41%
East of England +17 4 £40,000 -9.60%
North of England -11 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Midlands -4 3 £33,750 +8.00%
Yorkshire +28 2 £40,000 +33.33%
South West +17 2 £37,500 +27.12%
West Midlands +3 2 £33,750 -16.67%
North West -36 2 £50,500 +59.06%
East Midlands -4 1 - -
3rd Line Server Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, 3rd Line Server 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 England region featuring 3rd Line Server Support in the job title.

1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 33 (71.74%) Windows Server
3 32 (69.57%) Active Directory
4 29 (63.04%) VMware
5 22 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (45.65%) Firewall
7 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
8 17 (36.96%) Cisco
8 17 (36.96%) VLAN
9 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (34.78%) Hyper-V
10 15 (32.61%) VPN
11 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
12 13 (28.26%) SAN
12 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
13 12 (26.09%) Office 365
13 12 (26.09%) Citrix
13 12 (26.09%) SQL
13 12 (26.09%) Migration
13 12 (26.09%) Backup Exec
14 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (21.74%) Veeam
15 10 (21.74%) vSphere
15 10 (21.74%) Internet
15 10 (21.74%) Symantec
16 9 (19.57%) Linux
16 9 (19.57%) SLA
16 9 (19.57%) iSCSI

3rd Line Server Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 18 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.87%) Skype for Business
5 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (26.09%) Office 365
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (45.65%) Firewall
2 17 (36.96%) VLAN
3 15 (32.61%) VPN
4 13 (28.26%) SAN
5 10 (21.74%) Internet
6 9 (19.57%) iSCSI
6 9 (19.57%) Wireless
7 8 (17.39%) Skype
7 8 (17.39%) TCP/IP
8 7 (15.22%) DNS
9 6 (13.04%) DHCP
10 5 (10.87%) MPLS
11 4 (8.70%) LAN
11 4 (8.70%) VoIP
12 3 (6.52%) WAN
13 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
13 1 (2.17%) Fibre Channel
13 1 (2.17%) IP Telephony
13 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.87%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) COM
1 1 (2.17%) Flash
1 1 (2.17%) LAMP
1 1 (2.17%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (17.39%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 36 (78.26%) Windows
2 33 (71.74%) Windows Server
3 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (19.57%) Linux
7 8 (17.39%) Mac OS
8 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
9 4 (8.70%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Migration
2 9 (19.57%) Server Building
3 8 (17.39%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 7 (15.22%) ITIL
5 5 (10.87%) DevOps
5 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.70%) Release Management
6 4 (8.70%) Service Management
7 3 (6.52%) High Availability
7 3 (6.52%) Patch Management
7 3 (6.52%) Project Management
8 2 (4.35%) Capacity Management
8 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.35%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery Management
8 2 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
2 12 (26.09%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.35%) CCNA
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (69.57%) Active Directory
2 22 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (34.78%) Hyper-V
4 10 (21.74%) vSphere
5 5 (10.87%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) Backup Exec
2 8 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (6.52%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) VMware
2 17 (36.96%) Cisco
3 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 12 (26.09%) Citrix
5 10 (21.74%) Symantec
5 10 (21.74%) Veeam
6 8 (17.39%) Kaspersky
6 8 (17.39%) McAfee
6 8 (17.39%) WatchGuard
7 5 (10.87%) Juniper
8 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.52%) EMC
10 1 (2.17%) Avaya
10 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.17%) NetApp
10 1 (2.17%) Polycom
10 1 (2.17%) SAP
10 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL