The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 177 156 161
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 18 45 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.50% 1.13% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.19% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 33
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3444 3773 3755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.95% 94.61% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2830 3049 3221
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Hampshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Hampshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Portsmouth +31 10 £40,000 - 1
Farnborough -16 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Southampton +5 1 £45,000 +61.43%
Havant - 1 £35,000 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 29 (59.18%) VMware
3 19 (38.78%) Linux
4 17 (34.69%) vSphere
5 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
6 15 (30.61%) SAN
7 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
8 13 (26.53%) HTML
8 13 (26.53%) CSS
8 13 (26.53%) ITIL
8 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
9 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (22.45%) EMC
10 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.45%) UNIX
10 11 (22.45%) Python
10 11 (22.45%) Perl
10 11 (22.45%) SQL
10 11 (22.45%) Bash Shell
10 11 (22.45%) Ruby
10 11 (22.45%) Ubuntu
10 11 (22.45%) Ruby on Rails
10 11 (22.45%) Korn
10 11 (22.45%) EMC VNX
11 10 (20.41%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (20.41%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (18.37%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.16%) SAS
3 4 (8.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) SAN
2 10 (20.41%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (18.37%) VPN
4 7 (14.29%) DNS
4 7 (14.29%) DHCP
5 5 (10.20%) LAN
5 5 (10.20%) WAN
5 5 (10.20%) Internet
6 4 (8.16%) IPsec
6 4 (8.16%) VLAN
6 4 (8.16%) NAS
6 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.16%) SSL
7 3 (6.12%) Firewall
8 1 (2.04%) FWSM
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.04%) OSPF
8 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.04%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Law
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) HTML
1 13 (26.53%) CSS
2 11 (22.45%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.08%) .NET
3 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.04%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) EMC VNX
2 6 (12.24%) Replication
3 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.16%) iPhone
3 4 (8.16%) iPad
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) EPoS
5 1 (2.04%) IVR
5 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (61.22%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Linux
3 11 (22.45%) UNIX
3 11 (22.45%) Ubuntu
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) CentOS
6 4 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.16%) Migration
4 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.04%) CRM
6 1 (2.04%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.04%) Time Management
6 1 (2.04%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.04%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.45%) Perl
2 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) Python
2 11 (22.45%) Ruby
2 11 (22.45%) Korn
2 11 (22.45%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (14.29%) CCNA
4 5 (10.20%) CCNP
4 5 (10.20%) Degree
4 5 (10.20%) A+ Certification
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (8.16%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.08%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) vSphere
2 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
3 10 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (20.41%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (18.37%) VMware ESX
5 7 (14.29%) vCloud
6 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) VMware
2 11 (22.45%) EMC
2 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.37%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) NetApp
4 5 (10.20%) Citrix
5 2 (4.08%) Avaya
5 2 (4.08%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Dell
6 1 (2.04%) Juniper
6 1 (2.04%) Genesys
6 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.04%) Veeam
6 1 (2.04%) F5
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