The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Shropshire during the 3 months to 25 April 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
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 37
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire - 0.61% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.62% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. 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
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 196 325 226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 97.03% 99.09% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 147 263 186
Median salary £36,500 £32,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.30% -15.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,700 £60,000 £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 Shropshire

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

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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire

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

1 4 (80.00%) SLA
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) DDNS
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) HPUX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet

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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) DDNS
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) HPUX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Coaching
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) NFS
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle