Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Luton during the 6 months to 21 November 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 73 -
Rank change year-on-year +22 - +78
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 2.00% 0.14% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Luton median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% - -
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -13.27% +50.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Luton
Permanent vacancies in Luton with a recognized job title 391 685 594
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.51% 96.21% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 283 579 506
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,500 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Luton

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Luton

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Luton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support in Luton

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Luton region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) MCP
1 6 (75.00%) Service Management
1 6 (75.00%) ITSM
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (75.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) WAN
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (25.00%) Java

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) ITSM
1 6 (75.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 6 (75.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNA
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 6 (75.00%) MCP
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle