Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Specialist was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 28 July 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 Specialist
England > South East
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 535 589 654
Rank change year-on-year +54 +65 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Specialist 6 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.020% 0.055% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.057% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 8
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £33,800 £35,600 £31,125
90th Percentile £54,750 £49,125 £47,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 28788 36832 40981
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.70% 97.06% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24145 31358 33240
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

3rd Line Support Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Specialist in the South East

3rd Line Support Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Specialist in the South East

3rd Line Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist in the South East over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support Specialist in the South East

3rd Line Support Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Specialist within the South East region over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +46 5 £47,500 -
Thames Valley +33 5 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Surrey +46 1 £29,000 -38.95%
3rd Line Support Specialist
England

3rd Line Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, 3rd Line Support Specialist 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 South East region featuring 3rd Line Support Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Information Management
3 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) SUSE
3 2 (33.33%) Replication
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) CommVault
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) arcserve
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Informix
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX

3rd Line Support Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) Informix
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) HPUX
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) SUSE
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (33.33%) PaperCut
1 2 (33.33%) SafeCom
2 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Veeam
1 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (33.33%) arcserve
2 2 (33.33%) CommVault
2 2 (33.33%) EMC
2 2 (33.33%) Equitrac
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) Sybase
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
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