The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 36 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 0.62% - 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £32,500 - £40,000
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 Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 160 155 183
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 99.38% 99.36% 92.42%
Number of salaries quoted 154 140 169
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

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 Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Public Cloud
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 5 (45.45%) High Availability
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 5 (45.45%) SLA
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) MCITP
3 5 (45.45%) NAS
3 5 (45.45%) Veeam

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) NAS
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
1 5 (45.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) High Availability
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (45.45%) MCITP
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Symantec
3 5 (45.45%) Veeam