Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport 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
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 61 61
Rank change year-on-year +18 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 21 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 4.84% 0.52% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.94% 0.53% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 2
Stockport median annual salary £43,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.51% +5.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £41,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £44,500 £33,250 £32,500
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +1.56% -6.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 425 377 419
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.93% 97.42% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 381 362 409
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,875 £51,250
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Stockport

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Stockport

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Stockport

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

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support in Stockport

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport

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 Stockport region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 19 (90.48%) TCP/IP
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 18 (85.71%) VMware
2 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (80.95%) DNS
3 17 (80.95%) Cisco
3 17 (80.95%) WAN
3 17 (80.95%) DHCP
3 17 (80.95%) LAN
3 17 (80.95%) Office 365
4 16 (76.19%) Windows
5 15 (71.43%) Hyper-V
5 15 (71.43%) vSphere
5 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (71.43%) SAN
5 15 (71.43%) Terminal Services
5 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 14 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (66.67%) MCSE
6 14 (66.67%) SharePoint
6 14 (66.67%) Web Services
6 14 (66.67%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) Apache
8 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
8 3 (14.29%) ODBC
8 3 (14.29%) HTML

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 14 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 14 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (80.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (90.48%) TCP/IP
2 17 (80.95%) DHCP
2 17 (80.95%) DNS
2 17 (80.95%) LAN
2 17 (80.95%) WAN
3 15 (71.43%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) VLAN
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Life Science
2 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) IT Audit
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 3 (14.29%) Korn
1 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (66.67%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (66.67%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 15 (71.43%) Terminal Services
2 15 (71.43%) vSphere
3 14 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (14.29%) Samba
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) VMware
3 17 (80.95%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Veeam