The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 103 111 102
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 23 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.07% 0.90% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.95% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 27
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% +17.54%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
3rd Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2071 1885 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.55% 94.30% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1529 1735
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 10 £27,500 -17.91% 1
High Wycombe -4 3 - - 1
Buckingham - 2 £27,500 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
3 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
4 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
4 16 (43.24%) VMware
5 15 (40.54%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
8 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
9 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (29.73%) SLA
9 11 (29.73%) MCSE
10 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
10 10 (27.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (21.62%) Firewall
11 8 (21.62%) Lync
11 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (18.92%) Office 365
12 7 (18.92%) Citrix
12 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (16.22%) SAN
13 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (13.51%) Dell
14 5 (13.51%) MCSA
14 5 (13.51%) Forefront TMG
14 5 (13.51%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (29.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (21.62%) Lync
4 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
7 2 (5.41%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (5.41%) IIS
8 1 (2.70%) Apache
8 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
8 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) Firewall
2 6 (16.22%) SAN
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (10.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (8.11%) NAS
5 2 (5.41%) Network Security
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) DHCP
6 1 (2.70%) SNMP
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) DNS
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) XML
1 1 (2.70%) Middleware
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) AS400
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.41%) UNIX
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Mentoring
2 2 (5.41%) Coaching
2 2 (5.41%) ITIL
2 2 (5.41%) Migration
3 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.70%) WFM
3 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.70%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (2.70%) CRM
3 1 (2.70%) Project Management
3 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) C++
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (29.73%) MCSE
3 10 (27.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (13.51%) MCSA
5 5 (13.51%) MCITP
6 4 (10.81%) CCIE
6 4 (10.81%) CCA
6 4 (10.81%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (10.81%) CCSE
7 3 (8.11%) MCTS
8 2 (5.41%) CCEA
8 2 (5.41%) CCNA
8 2 (5.41%) Degree
8 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
8 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.41%) CCEE
8 2 (5.41%) CCAA
8 2 (5.41%) VCP5
9 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) SLA
2 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.51%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.51%) vSphere
3 5 (13.51%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) XenServer
5 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) VMware
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) Dell
5 4 (10.81%) F5
5 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco
6 3 (8.11%) HP
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) Retalix
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus Pension healthcare and trainin
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago