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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 38 - 35
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 1.16% - 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% - 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £40,000 - £34,250
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 - £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 - £39,650
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
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
248 171 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 96.12% 97.71% 89.32%
Number of salaries quoted 197 167 180
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Farnborough

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 20 August 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%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) vCloud
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) CentOS
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
1 3 (42.86%) vCloud
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Blue Coat
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat