The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 119 111 117
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.057% 0.12% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.13% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1643 1535 1804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.15% 93.31% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1356 1376 1548
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
3rd Line Support
Cambridgeshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 8 (66.67%) IP Telephony
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (66.67%) Internet
4 8 (66.67%) MCSE
4 8 (66.67%) CCNA
4 8 (66.67%) VPN
4 8 (66.67%) Cisco
5 7 (58.33%) ITIL
5 7 (58.33%) LAN
6 6 (50.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) CCA
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
9 1 (8.33%) SLA
9 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 1 (8.33%) Linux
9 1 (8.33%) SQL
9 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 9 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) Internet
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
2 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) MCSE
1 8 (66.67%) CCNA
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) CCA
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix