The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Technician was - in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Technician
England / North West
Rank 253 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Technician 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.016% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.45%  

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5946 5514 6351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.73% 97.03% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4952 4624 5108
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Technician in the North West

3rd Line Support Technician
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Technician in the North West

3rd Line Support Technician
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Technician within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Manchester - 1 - -
3rd Line Support Technician
England

3rd Line Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 3rd Line Support Technician 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 West region featuring 3rd Line Support Technician in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) SLA
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Siemens
3 4 (50.00%) Sage
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
3 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
3 4 (50.00%) Line 50
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (50.00%) Sage X3
3 4 (50.00%) Skype
3 4 (50.00%) OneDrive
3 4 (50.00%) PaperCut
3 4 (50.00%) Power BI
4 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) MCITP
5 2 (25.00%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

3rd Line Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Line 50
1 4 (50.00%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
1 4 (50.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Skype
1 4 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Power BI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Android
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (25.00%) MCITP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Server
3 1 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) PaperCut
2 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Sage
1 4 (50.00%) Siemens
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix