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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 66 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.91% 0.56% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.58% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £27,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.16% -23.97%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
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
649 519 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.78% 96.47% 98.24%
Number of salaries quoted 551 455 529
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Guildford

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) vSphere
5 4 (33.33%) vCloud
6 3 (25.00%) Law
6 3 (25.00%) XenApp
6 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 3 (25.00%) UNIX
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (25.00%) MCSE
6 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) VBScript
7 2 (16.67%) MySQL
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) SSL
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
7 2 (16.67%) VRRP
7 2 (16.67%) MPLS

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (16.67%) IPsec
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) HSRP
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) OSPF
2 2 (16.67%) BGP
2 2 (16.67%) EIGRP
2 2 (16.67%) VRRP
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) WAP
1 1 (8.33%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) CentOS
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Phone
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) VBScript
1 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) sed
2 1 (8.33%) AWK
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
2 4 (33.33%) vCloud
3 3 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
5 1 (8.33%) F5
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago