Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 28 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 Support
South East > Kent
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 108 129
Rank change year-on-year +13 +21 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 26 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.83% 1.55% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.58% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 19
Kent median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £28,500 £30,300
90th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £40,250
South East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% -2.60% +10.00%

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 1393 2024 1981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.10% 98.20% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1193 1776 1770
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,550 £22,750 £22,863
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Kent over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 28 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
Folkestone - 6 £42,500 - 1
Sittingbourne +2 5 £22,500 -
Dartford +2 2 £31,250 -3.85%
Tunbridge Wells 0 2 £32,500 -18.75%
West Malling - 2 £26,500 -
Dover - 1 - -
3rd Line Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
4 18 (69.23%) VMware
5 17 (65.38%) Cisco
6 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (50.00%) vSphere
8 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (46.15%) MCSE
9 10 (38.46%) MCSA
9 10 (38.46%) Firewall
10 9 (34.62%) Wireless
10 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
10 9 (34.62%) Office 365
10 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
11 8 (30.77%) iSCSI
11 8 (30.77%) VLAN
11 8 (30.77%) Windows 10
11 8 (30.77%) LAN
11 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
11 8 (30.77%) SAN
11 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (30.77%) Internet
11 8 (30.77%) Finance
12 7 (26.92%) Backup Exec
12 7 (26.92%) Migration

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 20 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) Wireless
3 8 (30.77%) Internet
3 8 (30.77%) iSCSI
3 8 (30.77%) LAN
3 8 (30.77%) SAN
3 8 (30.77%) VLAN
4 7 (26.92%) DHCP
4 7 (26.92%) DNS
4 7 (26.92%) VPN
4 7 (26.92%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.85%) FirePass
6 1 (3.85%) NAS
6 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (26.92%) Blackberry
2 3 (11.54%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 10
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (26.92%) Mac OS
7 3 (11.54%) Android
8 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Customer Requirements
1 7 (26.92%) E-Commerce
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
1 7 (26.92%) Server Building
2 2 (7.69%) Logistics
2 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Information Security
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (46.15%) MCSE
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (38.46%) MCSA
3 7 (26.92%) CCNA
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (19.23%) MCITP
4 5 (19.23%) MCTS
4 5 (19.23%) VCAP
4 5 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
5 2 (7.69%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) vSphere
3 12 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Backup Exec
1 7 (26.92%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 17 (65.38%) Cisco
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) Kaspersky
4 7 (26.92%) McAfee
4 7 (26.92%) Symantec
4 7 (26.92%) Veeam
4 7 (26.92%) WatchGuard
5 2 (7.69%) Meraki
6 1 (3.85%) Avaya
6 1 (3.85%) Sophos
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