Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £29,250 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 17 November 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 > Solihull
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 47 57
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.49% 1.87% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.92% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 4
Solihull median annual salary £29,250 £37,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.00% +31.58% +23.91%
10th Percentile £26,000 £32,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £38,438 £38,750 £32,400
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +22.81% -12.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 386 416 508
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 97.20% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 356 369 450
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Solihull

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Solihull

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Solihull over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support in Solihull

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Solihull region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) .NET

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft