The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 38 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 1.10% - 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% - 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -5.79%
3rd Line Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
262 164 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 95.97% 95.91% 91.58%
Number of salaries quoted 219 156 158
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £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 Farnborough

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Farnborough

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) vCloud
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) People Management
6 1 (14.29%) IaaS
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (14.29%) CentOS
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) CentOS
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) vCloud
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat