The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £32,750 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 24 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 55 67
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.46% 0.97% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.99% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Median salary £32,750 £29,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.08% -9.84%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,286 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.08% -4.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 396 505 551
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 96.35% 98.06% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 355 435 492
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
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 Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Swindon

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Swindon region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Apple
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) NAS
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) SCOM
5 2 (22.22%) Software Packaging
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Line Management
2 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) BitLocker
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Apple
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) NEC