Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

Third Line Support
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 50 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 1.05% 1.32% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.36% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Shropshire median annual salary - £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.64% -11.29%
West Midlands median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -4.29% +22.81% -22.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies in Shropshire with a recognized job title 374 442 338
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.16% 97.14% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 283 313 268
Shropshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% +30.77%
10th Percentile £20,750 £22,100 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,190 £65,480
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Shropshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Shropshire

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Shropshire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) DDNS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DDNS
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Clustering
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (100.00%) VMware