The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 30 April 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 East / Kent
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 82 93
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 11 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.46% 2.04% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 2.08% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 3
Median salary £30,000 £41,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 740 1057 927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.14% 98.23% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 626 919 839
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Kent

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Kent

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +9 2 £32,500 -18.75%
Folkestone - 2 £42,500 - 1
Dartford +2 1 £32,500 -
3rd Line Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Kent region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) VMware
3 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (78.95%) Wireless
4 15 (78.95%) MS Exchange
4 15 (78.95%) Cisco
5 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (57.89%) vSphere
7 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (52.63%) Firewall
8 9 (47.37%) Blackberry
8 9 (47.37%) Citrix
8 9 (47.37%) SAN
8 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (47.37%) Internet
8 9 (47.37%) Symantec
8 9 (47.37%) Intel Security
8 9 (47.37%) Norton AntiVirus
8 9 (47.37%) SLA
8 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
8 9 (47.37%) VPN
8 9 (47.37%) Kaspersky
8 9 (47.37%) WatchGuard
8 9 (47.37%) iSCSI
8 9 (47.37%) VLAN
8 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (47.37%) Backup Exec

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 15 (78.95%) MS Exchange
2 14 (73.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Wireless
2 10 (52.63%) Firewall
3 9 (47.37%) Internet
3 9 (47.37%) iSCSI
3 9 (47.37%) SAN
3 9 (47.37%) VLAN
3 9 (47.37%) VPN
4 5 (26.32%) LAN
4 5 (26.32%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (47.37%) Blackberry
3 5 (26.32%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
2 16 (84.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (47.37%) Mac OS
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Android
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Customer Requirements
1 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
1 9 (47.37%) Migration
1 9 (47.37%) Server Building
2 1 (5.26%) Benchmarking
2 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) Logistics
2 1 (5.26%) Network Management
2 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCNA
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (31.58%) MCSE
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) A+ Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCP
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) VCAP
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (57.89%) vSphere
4 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Backup Exec
1 9 (47.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) Citrix
3 9 (47.37%) Intel Security
3 9 (47.37%) Kaspersky
3 9 (47.37%) Symantec
3 9 (47.37%) Veeam
3 9 (47.37%) WatchGuard
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
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