The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 97 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 11 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.99% 2.22% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 2.28% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 22 3
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £44,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
1076 1095 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.59% 97.33% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 747 865 748
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

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
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -4 8 £31,500 +9.56%
3rd Line Support
South West

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 3rd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) VMware
3 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
4 15 (65.22%) XenApp
4 15 (65.22%) Citrix
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (52.17%) SAN
6 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
6 11 (47.83%) MCSE
6 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (43.48%) XenDesktop
7 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (34.78%) Advertising
8 8 (34.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (34.78%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (30.43%) CCNA
9 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
10 6 (26.09%) Firewall
10 6 (26.09%) vSphere
10 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (21.74%) Wireless
11 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
11 5 (21.74%) ITIL
11 5 (21.74%) Cisco
12 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
12 4 (17.39%) HP

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) ArcGIS
4 1 (4.35%) CMS
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Primavera
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) SAN
2 6 (26.09%) Firewall
3 5 (21.74%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) IPv4
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) GIS
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (34.78%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (43.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.04%) Linux
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
7 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.35%) Unix
8 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Data Management
3 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.35%) CAD
3 1 (4.35%) Content Management
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (47.83%) MCSE
3 8 (34.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (30.43%) CCNA
4 7 (30.43%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (17.39%) CCENT
6 3 (13.04%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (13.04%) MCITP
6 3 (13.04%) MCSA
7 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) XenApp
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 10 (43.48%) XenDesktop
4 8 (34.78%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (26.09%) vSphere
6 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.04%) NetBackup
2 3 (13.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
3 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 17 (73.91%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) Meraki
5 4 (17.39%) SonicWALL
5 4 (17.39%) Symantec
6 3 (13.04%) NetApp
6 3 (13.04%) Sophos
7 2 (8.70%) IBM
7 2 (8.70%) Veeam
8 1 (4.35%) SAP