The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 25 June 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 153 163
Rank change year-on-year -22 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 29 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.70% 0.87% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.89% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 15
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +20.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £33,900
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,143 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.51% -5.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4048 3389 3233
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.92% 98.12% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3462 2915 2695
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Manchester

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Manchester

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Manchester over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support in Manchester

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Bury - 7 £32,500 -
Stockport - 1 £26,000 -
3rd Line Support
North West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 51 (91.07%) Microsoft
2 45 (80.36%) Active Directory
3 37 (66.07%) Windows
4 36 (64.29%) Firewall
5 34 (60.71%) VMware
6 32 (57.14%) MS Exchange
7 27 (48.21%) WSUS
7 27 (48.21%) IIS
8 26 (46.43%) DNS
8 26 (46.43%) Windows Server
9 21 (37.50%) LAN
9 21 (37.50%) WAN
10 20 (35.71%) ITIL
11 19 (33.93%) DHCP
11 19 (33.93%) TCP/IP
11 19 (33.93%) SAN
11 19 (33.93%) VLAN
12 17 (30.36%) SQL
12 17 (30.36%) Terminal Services
13 16 (28.57%) NetApp
13 16 (28.57%) Avaya
13 16 (28.57%) CCNA
13 16 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
14 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
15 14 (25.00%) Office 365
15 14 (25.00%) Cisco
16 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (23.21%) PowerShell
17 12 (21.43%) Hyper-V
17 12 (21.43%) Windows 10

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 32 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 27 (48.21%) IIS
3 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (10.71%) Confluence
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.00%) Office 365
2 10 (17.86%) SaaS
3 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (64.29%) Firewall
2 26 (46.43%) DNS
3 21 (37.50%) LAN
3 21 (37.50%) WAN
4 19 (33.93%) DHCP
4 19 (33.93%) SAN
4 19 (33.93%) TCP/IP
4 19 (33.93%) VLAN
5 6 (10.71%) VoIP
6 2 (3.57%) Internet
6 2 (3.57%) VPN
7 1 (1.79%) NAS
7 1 (1.79%) Skype
7 1 (1.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) JIRA
General
1 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Clustering
2 6 (10.71%) Life Science
3 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) iPad
4 1 (1.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (66.07%) Windows
2 26 (46.43%) Windows Server
3 15 (26.79%) Windows 7
4 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (21.43%) Windows 10
6 7 (12.50%) Linux
7 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.71%) ITIL
2 6 (10.71%) IT Strategy
2 6 (10.71%) Time Management
3 3 (5.36%) High Availability
4 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.79%) Patch Management
5 1 (1.79%) Presales
5 1 (1.79%) Server Building
5 1 (1.79%) Service Management
5 1 (1.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) SQL
2 13 (23.21%) PowerShell
3 10 (17.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (28.57%) CCNA
1 16 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (16.07%) MCSE
4 7 (12.50%) MCP
5 2 (3.57%) MCITP
6 1 (1.79%) Degree
6 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (80.36%) Active Directory
2 17 (30.36%) Terminal Services
3 12 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.79%) vSphere
5 1 (1.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (48.21%) WSUS
2 11 (19.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 51 (91.07%) Microsoft
2 34 (60.71%) VMware
3 16 (28.57%) Avaya
3 16 (28.57%) NetApp
4 14 (25.00%) Cisco
5 10 (17.86%) Dell
5 10 (17.86%) HP
6 6 (10.71%) Atlassian
7 2 (3.57%) Citrix
8 1 (1.79%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (1.79%) McAfee
8 1 (1.79%) Mitel
8 1 (1.79%) Symantec
8 1 (1.79%) Veeam
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