The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 110 92 124
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 22 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.05% 1.43% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.49% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 16
Average salary £32,000 £30,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% -8.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £37,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,350 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1969 1880 1824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.39% 96.16% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1571 1538
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support
South East

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 -16 12 £32,500 +6.55% 1
High Wycombe -7 4 £27,500 -10.56%
Marlow - 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £29,500 -
Chesham - 1 £24,000 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
3 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
4 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
5 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (50.00%) VMware
7 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
7 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
10 10 (31.25%) SLA
10 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (28.13%) MCSE
11 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (25.00%) SQL
12 8 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
13 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
13 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
14 6 (18.75%) IIS
14 6 (18.75%) DNS
14 6 (18.75%) DHCP
14 6 (18.75%) LAN
14 6 (18.75%) WAN
14 6 (18.75%) Citrix
15 5 (15.63%) Cisco
15 5 (15.63%) MCSA

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (18.75%) IIS
6 5 (15.63%) Lync
6 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (6.25%) Apache
8 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
8 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
8 1 (3.13%) Liferay
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) DNS
1 6 (18.75%) DHCP
1 6 (18.75%) LAN
1 6 (18.75%) WAN
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) SMTP
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) SNMP
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) JasperReports
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.13%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Clustering
2 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.13%) EPoS
2 1 (3.13%) iPhone
2 1 (3.13%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.13%) UNIX
7 1 (3.13%) Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (15.63%) Migration
2 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL
2 2 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (3.13%) Project Management
3 1 (3.13%) WFM
3 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.13%) Change Management
3 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) C#
3 1 (3.13%) C++
3 1 (3.13%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (28.13%) MCSE
3 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) MCSA
4 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (15.63%) MCITP
5 4 (12.50%) MCTS
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.38%) CCNA
7 2 (6.25%) CCNP
8 1 (3.13%) MCP
8 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
3 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (12.50%) XenApp
6 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
6 3 (9.38%) UAG
7 2 (6.25%) vSphere
7 2 (6.25%) XenServer
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (3.13%) Terminal Server
8 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Storage Server
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) Dell
5 4 (12.50%) Symantec
6 3 (9.38%) Remedy
6 3 (9.38%) Websense
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (3.13%) JBoss
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) i2
7 1 (3.13%) Juniper
7 1 (3.13%) Retalix
7 1 (3.13%) Veeam
7 1 (3.13%) ESRI
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 6 days ago