The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 36 48 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 0.55% 0.77% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.80% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £50,250 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.37% +16.86%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
181 249 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 98.91% 95.40% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 164 206 259
Average salary £37,250 £47,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.57% +10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Printing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Veeam
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) SonicWALL
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Dell