The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 85 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.32% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.43% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 6
Average salary £40,000 £32,250 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.03% -9.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £30,300 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
870 935 1098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.25% 95.51% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 774 818 925
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
3rd Line Support
South West

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 2 £41,250 -
3rd Line Support
South West

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Information Security
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
7 2 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 2 (14.29%) MCSE
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) Firmware
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) SAS
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Forensics
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft