The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 67 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 9 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.37% 1.02% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.06% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 2
Average salary £31,000 £30,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.63% -19.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,600 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £31,495 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
3rd Line Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
634 849 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.65% 96.04% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 554 698 616
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Guildford

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Guildford

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (33.33%) Citrix
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) CommVault
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (23.81%) DHCP
7 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (19.05%) Juniper
8 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (19.05%) XenApp
8 4 (19.05%) Firewall
8 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (14.29%) Wireless
9 3 (14.29%) VLAN
9 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
9 3 (14.29%) LAN
9 3 (14.29%) WAN
9 3 (14.29%) SSL
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (14.29%) SAN
9 3 (14.29%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DHCP
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
3 3 (14.29%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) VLAN
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
3 3 (14.29%) SSL
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (9.52%) NetScreen
5 1 (4.76%) NAS
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.76%) HSRP
5 1 (4.76%) IPsec
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) OSPF
5 1 (4.76%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 2 (9.52%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) CentOS
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
3 1 (4.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) HND
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 8 (38.10%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (19.05%) XenApp
5 2 (9.52%) XenServer
5 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.76%) vSphere
6 1 (4.76%) UAG
6 1 (4.76%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 6 (28.57%) CommVault
5 4 (19.05%) Juniper
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
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