Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 26 July 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 77 101
Rank change year-on-year +6 +24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 31 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.78% 1.47% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 1.51% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 7
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £39,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.65% +15.44% -20.00%
10th Percentile £35,625 £34,850 £31,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +9.17%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1075 995 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 96.33% 97.36% 99.36%
Number of salaries quoted 887 853 825
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,100 £26,050 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £68,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

3rd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support in Watford

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support in Watford

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in Watford over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Watford region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 26 (83.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (77.42%) Windows
3 24 (77.42%) Windows Server
4 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
5 21 (67.74%) ITIL
5 21 (67.74%) DHCP
5 21 (67.74%) DNS
5 21 (67.74%) Firewall
6 20 (64.52%) VPN
6 20 (64.52%) Linux
6 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (64.52%) VMware ESXi
6 20 (64.52%) Skype for Business
6 20 (64.52%) Office 365
7 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
8 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Office
9 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
9 17 (54.84%) LAN
9 17 (54.84%) VoIP
9 17 (54.84%) WAN
9 17 (54.84%) Retail
10 16 (51.61%) VLAN
10 16 (51.61%) WSUS
10 16 (51.61%) Games
10 16 (51.61%) PBX
10 16 (51.61%) ISDN
10 16 (51.61%) E-Commerce

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 20 (64.52%) Skype for Business
2 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Office 365
2 16 (51.61%) PaaS
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.90%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) DHCP
1 21 (67.74%) DNS
1 21 (67.74%) Firewall
2 20 (64.52%) VPN
3 17 (54.84%) LAN
3 17 (54.84%) VoIP
3 17 (54.84%) WAN
4 16 (51.61%) ISDN
4 16 (51.61%) MPLS
4 16 (51.61%) PBX
4 16 (51.61%) Remote Desktop
4 16 (51.61%) Skype
4 16 (51.61%) VLAN
5 4 (12.90%) SAN
5 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
General
1 17 (54.84%) Retail
2 16 (51.61%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
1 24 (77.42%) Windows Server
2 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (58.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (54.84%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (51.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) ITIL
2 16 (51.61%) Coaching
2 16 (51.61%) E-Commerce
2 16 (51.61%) Mentoring
3 9 (29.03%) Business Continuity
4 5 (16.13%) Capacity Management
5 4 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (12.90%) Web Filtering
6 2 (6.45%) DNA
7 1 (3.23%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (3.23%) DevOps
7 1 (3.23%) ITSM
7 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCNP
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCIE
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) CCSE
2 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
System Software
1 26 (83.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
3 20 (64.52%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (51.61%) Terminal Services
5 12 (38.71%) Hyper-V
6 3 (9.68%) XenApp
7 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (6.45%) vSphere
7 2 (6.45%) XenServer
8 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) WSUS
2 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix
4 6 (19.35%) HP
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco
5 5 (16.13%) Dell
6 4 (12.90%) NetApp
6 4 (12.90%) Veeam
7 1 (3.23%) Aruba
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (3.23%) F5
7 1 (3.23%) Juniper
7 1 (3.23%) Meraki
7 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.23%) Ubiquiti
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Talent International
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 23 days ago