The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 111 109 112
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 15 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.74% 0.72% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.74% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 10
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £40,200
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1952 1752 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.78% 96.69% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1514 1525
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
3rd Line Support
South West

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Bristol

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
3 18 (52.94%) SQL
4 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
4 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (44.12%) Firewall
6 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
7 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
8 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
8 11 (32.35%) MCP
9 10 (29.41%) VMware
9 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (26.47%) MCTS
10 9 (26.47%) CRM
11 8 (23.53%) MCSE
11 8 (23.53%) Oracle
11 8 (23.53%) DNS
11 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (23.53%) Wireless
12 7 (20.59%) SCCM
13 6 (17.65%) vSphere
14 5 (14.71%) Degree
14 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
14 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
14 5 (14.71%) MCSA
15 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
15 4 (11.76%) ITIL
15 4 (11.76%) SAN
15 4 (11.76%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 14 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) Wireless
2 8 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Law
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) CRM
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.94%) Benchmarking
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Management
5 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (32.35%) MCP
3 9 (26.47%) MCTS
4 8 (23.53%) MCSE
5 5 (14.71%) MCSA
5 5 (14.71%) Degree
6 4 (11.76%) CCNP
6 4 (11.76%) CCNA
6 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
3 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (17.65%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) SCOM
3 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.94%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.94%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (11.76%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) SAP
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
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