The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 58 70 76
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 2 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.44% 0.16% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.16% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £32,500 £40,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.75% +15.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.85% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 445 609 754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 97.16% 96.51% 98.82%
Number of salaries quoted 362 517 640
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Sheffield

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Sheffield

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Sheffield region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware