The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 88 89
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 4 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.40% 0.84% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.86% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 15
Median salary £31,250 £27,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -23.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,375 £24,750 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £38,825 £31,500 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 969 1283 1362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.58% 97.72% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2797 3899 4278
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,844 £56,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Wales

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Wales

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Wales over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support in Wales

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Wales

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

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +8 4 £31,250 +13.63% 2
3rd Line Support
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (66.67%) SLA
4 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 5 (41.67%) Office 365
6 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 3 (25.00%) Firewall
8 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (16.67%) NAS
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (16.67%) CCNP
9 2 (16.67%) MCSE
9 2 (16.67%) ITIL
9 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (16.67%) SAN
9 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
10 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (8.33%) SQL
10 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
10 1 (8.33%) Cisco
10 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (8.33%) SaaS

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNP
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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