The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 28 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 2.33% 4.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 4.76% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
3rd Line Support
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
127 126 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 98.45% 92.65% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 124 92 182
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +24.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,900 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Exeter

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
4 10 (76.92%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) MCSE
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (7.69%) Avaya
7 1 (7.69%) SAN
7 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) DHCP
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Office 365
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (7.69%) SCOM
7 1 (7.69%) Law
7 1 (7.69%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2013
1 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
1 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
General
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
1 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (7.69%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCVMM
3 1 (7.69%) SCDPM
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (7.69%) iManage
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft