The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 125 112 108
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 5 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.26% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.72% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 11
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +3.07%
3rd Line Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1878 1933 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 96.75% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1563 1480
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Bristol

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (78.57%) VMware
3 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 9 (64.29%) Cisco
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 6 (42.86%) SLA
7 6 (42.86%) MS Office
7 6 (42.86%) ITIL
7 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
7 6 (42.86%) Blackberry
7 6 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
9 3 (21.43%) CCNA
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (21.43%) SAN
9 3 (21.43%) MCSE
9 3 (21.43%) DHCP
10 2 (14.29%) LAN
10 2 (14.29%) WAN
10 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 2 (14.29%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) IPsec
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (7.14%) DNS
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.14%) vCloud
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) SCDPM
2 1 (7.14%) SCSM
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 9 (64.29%) Cisco
4 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
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