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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 123 129 102
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 12 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.54% 0.35% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.37% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 35
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +4.61%
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
2138 2164 1923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.49% 93.44% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1651 1701
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £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 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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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 -8 5 £45,000 +3.44%
High Wycombe - 4 £39,500 -
Chesham - 1 £42,500 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) Windows
3 16 (51.61%) SQL
4 15 (48.39%) VMware
5 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
6 11 (35.48%) IIS
6 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
6 11 (35.48%) Cisco
7 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
8 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (19.35%) SaaS
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (19.35%) Finance
9 6 (19.35%) Firewall
9 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
9 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
10 5 (16.13%) CCIE
10 5 (16.13%) Law
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (16.13%) F5
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco PIX
11 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (12.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.90%) Citrix
11 4 (12.90%) CCSE

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 11 (35.48%) IIS
3 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (25.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
6 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (9.68%) Lync
6 3 (9.68%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) SaaS
2 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (12.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 2 (6.45%) iSCSI
5 2 (6.45%) DNS
6 1 (3.23%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) Internet
6 1 (3.23%) Wireless
6 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.23%) Network Security
6 1 (3.23%) VLAN
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.45%) Product Management
1 2 (6.45%) Web Development
1 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
1 2 (6.45%) Migration
1 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
2 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
2 1 (3.23%) Project Management
2 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.23%) Change Management
2 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
2 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) CCIE
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) CCSE
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) MCTS
3 3 (9.68%) MCITP
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) VCP5
4 2 (6.45%) CCEE
4 2 (6.45%) CCAA
4 2 (6.45%) CCA
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
5 1 (3.23%) MCP
5 1 (3.23%) CCNA
5 1 (3.23%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) XenApp
4 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
5 2 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (3.23%) SCCM
1 1 (3.23%) SCOM
1 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) VMware
3 11 (35.48%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) F5
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
5 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.45%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
Buckinghamshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago