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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 97 121 115
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 8 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.55% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1384 1649 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.25% 93.91% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1358 1397
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Cambridge

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Cambridge

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) VMware
3 13 (65.00%) SAN
3 13 (65.00%) HP
3 13 (65.00%) 3PAR
4 11 (55.00%) Lync
4 11 (55.00%) Veeam
4 11 (55.00%) Citrix
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) IIS
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) Web Services
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) CRM
9 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (15.00%) SSL
9 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
10 2 (10.00%) Time Management
10 2 (10.00%) Migration
10 2 (10.00%) WatchGuard
10 2 (10.00%) VLAN
10 2 (10.00%) Firewall
10 2 (10.00%) Web Services Management
10 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (55.00%) Lync
2 5 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (10.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) OLAP
2 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Front Office
2 2 (10.00%) Back Office
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
1 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services Management
2 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Time Management
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) RHCE
1 1 (5.00%) LPIC
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Firmware
4 1 (5.00%) Xen
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Postfix
4 1 (5.00%) KVM
4 1 (5.00%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 13 (65.00%) HP
2 13 (65.00%) 3PAR
3 11 (55.00%) Citrix
3 11 (55.00%) Veeam
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) Imperva
5 2 (10.00%) WatchGuard
5 2 (10.00%) Rackspace
6 1 (5.00%) SAP
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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