The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was - in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 22 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
England / North East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 84
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East - - 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +1.44% -4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 559 765 728
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 97.22% 95.03% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 494 695 623
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in the North East

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in the North East

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) vCenter Server
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) Dell
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 5 (71.43%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) Clustering
3 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) DMZ
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 5 (71.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (71.43%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) vCenter Server
2 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Dell
3 5 (71.43%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (71.43%) HP
3 5 (71.43%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) F5