The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 81 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 23 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.08% 0.44% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 0.47% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 1
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +11.29%
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +6.15%
3rd Line Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1060 846 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.84% 92.76% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 846 730 803
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 6 £34,000 - 1
Cheltenham +4 5 £33,500 -16.25%
Stroud - 1 £42,500 -
3rd Line Support
South West

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (58.62%) VMware
5 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
6 14 (48.28%) Citrix
6 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (44.83%) Windows 7
7 13 (44.83%) Linux
7 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
8 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (37.93%) ITIL
9 11 (37.93%) Cisco
9 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (34.48%) SAN
11 9 (31.03%) HP
12 8 (27.59%) MPLS
12 8 (27.59%) SQL
12 8 (27.59%) XenApp
12 8 (27.59%) vSphere
12 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (24.14%) Windows XP
13 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
14 6 (20.69%) DNS
14 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
14 6 (20.69%) LAN
14 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
15 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (34.48%) SAN
2 8 (27.59%) MPLS
3 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
4 6 (20.69%) LAN
4 6 (20.69%) DNS
5 5 (17.24%) WAN
5 5 (17.24%) Firewall
6 4 (13.79%) SS7
6 4 (13.79%) 3G
6 4 (13.79%) PSTN
6 4 (13.79%) GPRS
6 4 (13.79%) GSM
6 4 (13.79%) LTE
7 3 (10.34%) SMTP
7 3 (10.34%) DHCP
7 3 (10.34%) SNMP
7 3 (10.34%) VLAN
8 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.34%) MySQL
General
1 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (44.83%) Windows 7
3 13 (44.83%) Linux
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (24.14%) Windows XP
7 3 (10.34%) CentOS
7 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
2 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
3 2 (6.90%) Service Management
3 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Time Management
4 1 (3.45%) Network Management
4 1 (3.45%) Line Management
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) MCSA
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) MCITP
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.45%) CCNA
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (27.59%) XenApp
3 8 (27.59%) vSphere
4 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
5 3 (10.34%) Terminal Services
5 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) Citrix
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco
5 9 (31.03%) HP
6 5 (17.24%) 3PAR
7 4 (13.79%) Dell
7 4 (13.79%) EMC
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle
8 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
9 2 (6.90%) Remedy
9 2 (6.90%) Sophos
10 1 (3.45%) Websense
10 1 (3.45%) Symantec
10 1 (3.45%) IronPort
10 1 (3.45%) SAP
10 1 (3.45%) NetApp
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