The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 30 - 50
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.96% - 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% - 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £27,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +1.51%
3rd Line Support
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
163 237 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.45% 98.34% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 139 199 204
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Gloucester

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITSM
1 1 (16.67%) Information Security
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
1 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft