The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 103 128 128
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 24 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.16% 0.37% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.39% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 18
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +3.07%
3rd Line Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1998 2320 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.38% 95.04% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1934 2219
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,644 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 Cambridgeshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Cambridge +33 13 £45,000 +28.57%
Huntingdon +3 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Peterborough -1 1 £32,500 -6.47%
3rd Line Support
East of England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 30 (68.18%) VMware
3 23 (52.27%) Citrix
4 20 (45.45%) HP
4 20 (45.45%) SAN
4 20 (45.45%) 3PAR
5 19 (43.18%) Lync
6 18 (40.91%) Veeam
7 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
8 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
8 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
9 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
11 8 (18.18%) ITIL
12 7 (15.91%) DNS
13 6 (13.64%) SLA
13 6 (13.64%) Cisco
14 5 (11.36%) MS Office
14 5 (11.36%) EMC
14 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (11.36%) FlexPod
15 4 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
15 4 (9.09%) WSUS
15 4 (9.09%) SCOM
15 4 (9.09%) XenApp
15 4 (9.09%) Symantec
15 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
15 4 (9.09%) IIS

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 19 (43.18%) Lync
2 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
3 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (9.09%) IIS
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.27%) JBoss
7 1 (2.27%) Apache
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (45.45%) SAN
2 7 (15.91%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) DHCP
4 3 (6.82%) SSL
4 3 (6.82%) Firewall
5 2 (4.55%) VLAN
5 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) OLAP
2 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Front Office
2 2 (4.55%) Back Office
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (11.36%) FlexPod
2 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.82%) FMCG
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) DTV
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) CentOS
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (4.55%) Time Management
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services Management
2 2 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (2.27%) CRM
3 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.27%) Project Management
3 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.27%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.27%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
1 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.27%) Java
3 1 (2.27%) Perl
3 1 (2.27%) Ruby
3 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) MCSA
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) RHCE
2 1 (2.27%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) XenApp
3 3 (6.82%) Xen
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) Firmware
5 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.27%) Postfix
5 1 (2.27%) KVM
5 1 (2.27%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 4 (9.09%) WSUS
1 4 (9.09%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) VMware
2 23 (52.27%) Citrix
3 20 (45.45%) HP
3 20 (45.45%) 3PAR
4 18 (40.91%) Veeam
5 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (13.64%) Cisco
7 5 (11.36%) EMC
8 4 (9.09%) Symantec
9 2 (4.55%) WatchGuard
9 2 (4.55%) Imperva
10 1 (2.27%) SAP
10 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.27%) Kaseya
10 1 (2.27%) Rackspace
Chatteris, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago