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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 106 134 132
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 27 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.27% 0.45% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.47% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 20
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
2067 2340 2598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 97.00% 95.20% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1966 2294
Average salary £44,485 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.21% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +20 15 £45,000 +60.71%
Peterborough 0 6 £32,500 -
3rd Line Support
East of England

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 39 (86.67%) Windows
2 34 (75.56%) VMware
3 28 (62.22%) Citrix
4 21 (46.67%) MS Exchange
5 18 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (37.78%) 3PAR
6 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (37.78%) HP
6 17 (37.78%) SAN
7 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 15 (33.33%) Lync
7 15 (33.33%) Veeam
8 12 (26.67%) XenApp
8 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
9 9 (20.00%) XenDesktop
9 9 (20.00%) NetScaler
10 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.56%) DNS
11 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (13.33%) SLA
12 6 (13.33%) Cisco
12 6 (13.33%) ITIL
13 5 (11.11%) EMC
13 5 (11.11%) FlexPod
13 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (11.11%) Backup Exec
14 4 (8.89%) WSUS
14 4 (8.89%) SCOM
14 4 (8.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 4 (8.89%) DHCP

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 18 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (33.33%) Lync
4 4 (8.89%) IIS
5 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.22%) JBoss
7 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) SAN
2 9 (20.00%) NetScaler
3 7 (15.56%) DNS
4 4 (8.89%) DHCP
5 3 (6.67%) Firewall
5 3 (6.67%) SSL
6 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
6 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
6 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) FlexPod
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.67%) FMCG
4 1 (2.22%) DTV
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (86.67%) Windows
2 17 (37.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.44%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) UNIX
6 1 (2.22%) CentOS
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services Management
3 1 (2.22%) Migration
3 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
3 1 (2.22%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) DevOps
3 1 (2.22%) CRM
3 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.22%) Project Management
3 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
1 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
1 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.22%) Ruby
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) MCP
2 1 (2.22%) CCA
2 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.22%) RHCE
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.22%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) XenApp
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.67%) Xen
3 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.44%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) Postfix
5 1 (2.22%) KVM
5 1 (2.22%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.89%) WSUS
2 4 (8.89%) SCOM
2 4 (8.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 34 (75.56%) VMware
2 28 (62.22%) Citrix
3 17 (37.78%) HP
3 17 (37.78%) 3PAR
4 15 (33.33%) Veeam
4 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco
6 5 (11.11%) EMC
7 4 (8.89%) Symantec
8 2 (4.44%) WatchGuard
8 2 (4.44%) Imperva
9 1 (2.22%) Kaseya
9 1 (2.22%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.22%) AppSense
9 1 (2.22%) Websense
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.22%) SAP
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago