The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 30 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 40 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.49% 2.36% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 2.59% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -1.44%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 232 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 96.08% 91.34% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 165 194 248
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support
London

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Croydon

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Online Betting
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Practice Management
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) NetScaler

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (66.67%) Online Betting
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Practice Management
1 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) IBM