Period
to 31 October 2020

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

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

Third Line Support Manager
UK
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 683 1058 1165
Rank change year-on-year +375 +107 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Manager 4 10 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.008% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 8
Median annual salary £50,000 £36,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.89% -24.21% +18.75%
10th Percentile £48,750 £26,750 £42,350
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £54,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £39,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year +33.76% -17.37% +18.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 47,256 130,751 157,390
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.03% 95.64% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39,119 104,632 126,580
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

3rd Line Support Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Manager in the UK

3rd Line Support Manager
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing 3rd Line Support Manager.

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Manager in the UK

3rd Line Support Manager
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 31 October 2020. 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
England +367 4 £50,000 +38.89%
London +263 3 £50,000 +38.89%
UK excluding London +309 1 £52,500 +33.76%
South East - 1 £52,500 -
Work from Home - 1 £52,500 -

3rd Line Support Manager Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 3rd Line Support Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring 3rd Line Support Manager in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
1 3 (75.00%) Quantitative Investing
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (25.00%) WebEx

3rd Line Support Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (25.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Quantitative Investing
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft