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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 41 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.35% - 2.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% - 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
277 151 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.52% 98.69% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 249 132 159
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
4 5 (62.50%) LTE
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (62.50%) GPRS
4 5 (62.50%) GSM
4 5 (62.50%) PSTN
4 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) Dell
4 5 (62.50%) EMC
4 5 (62.50%) VMware ESX
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) 3G
4 5 (62.50%) SS7
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) MPLS
5 2 (25.00%) Clustering
5 2 (25.00%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) 3G
2 5 (62.50%) SS7
2 5 (62.50%) GPRS
2 5 (62.50%) GSM
2 5 (62.50%) PSTN
2 5 (62.50%) LTE
3 2 (25.00%) SMTP
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) VMware ESX
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) HP
2 5 (62.50%) Dell
2 5 (62.50%) EMC
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft