The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 46 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 0.34% 2.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 2.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
280 467 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 96.22% 97.70% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 259 407 293
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Bath

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Bath

3rd Line Support
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft