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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 154 138 179
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 34 40 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.88% 1.13% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.19% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 13
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,500 £35,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
3654 3367 3971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.98% 95.01% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3173 2792 3277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Basingstoke +7 6 £32,500 -7.14%
Southampton -16 5 £39,000 -2.50% 1
Farnborough - 3 £47,500 - 1
Fareham +6 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Portsmouth -19 1 £32,000 -20.00%
Aldershot - 1 £30,000 -
Gosport - 1 £30,000 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 52 (76.47%) Windows
2 31 (45.59%) VMware
3 30 (44.12%) MS Excel
4 28 (41.18%) SQL
5 27 (39.71%) SSL
6 26 (38.24%) Active Directory
7 25 (36.76%) SQL Server
8 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
8 23 (33.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (32.35%) Firewall
9 22 (32.35%) TCP/IP
9 22 (32.35%) MS Exchange
10 19 (27.94%) Linux
11 18 (26.47%) SAN
11 18 (26.47%) vSphere
12 17 (25.00%) VPN
12 17 (25.00%) LAN
12 17 (25.00%) WAN
13 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (23.53%) vCloud
14 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (22.06%) NAS
14 15 (22.06%) IIS
15 14 (20.59%) Oracle
15 14 (20.59%) Hyper-V
16 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (19.12%) Java
16 13 (19.12%) CentOS
16 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 13 (19.12%) IPsec

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 15 (22.06%) IIS
3 13 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (17.65%) CMS
5 11 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (13.24%) SharePoint
8 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
9 2 (2.94%) Apache
9 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.47%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (1.47%) Lync
Applications
1 30 (44.12%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Office 365
2 2 (2.94%) IaaS
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
2 2 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (39.71%) SSL
2 22 (32.35%) TCP/IP
2 22 (32.35%) Firewall
3 18 (26.47%) SAN
4 17 (25.00%) LAN
4 17 (25.00%) WAN
4 17 (25.00%) VPN
5 15 (22.06%) NAS
6 13 (19.12%) IPsec
7 2 (2.94%) Wireshark
7 2 (2.94%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.94%) HSRP
7 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.94%) DNS
7 2 (2.94%) MPLS
7 2 (2.94%) OSPF
7 2 (2.94%) BGP
7 2 (2.94%) EIGRP
7 2 (2.94%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (36.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) Crystal Reports
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) HTML
1 12 (17.65%) .NET
1 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
1 12 (17.65%) CSS
1 12 (17.65%) Ajax
2 1 (1.47%) WAP
2 1 (1.47%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.47%) IVR
2 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.47%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (76.47%) Windows
2 19 (27.94%) Linux
3 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (19.12%) CentOS
5 13 (19.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 9 (13.24%) Windows 8
8 8 (11.76%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.94%) AIX
10 2 (2.94%) HPUX
10 2 (2.94%) Solaris
10 2 (2.94%) UNIX
11 1 (1.47%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (14.71%) ITIL
3 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.41%) Service Management
4 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (2.94%) Coaching
6 1 (1.47%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.47%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.47%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (1.47%) Time Management
6 1 (1.47%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.47%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (41.18%) SQL
2 13 (19.12%) Java
3 12 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.94%) Korn
5 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.47%) VBScript
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (16.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (14.71%) CCNP
4 9 (13.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (7.35%) MCSE
6 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
7 3 (4.41%) MCP
7 3 (4.41%) MCITP
7 3 (4.41%) MCSA
7 3 (4.41%) CCA
7 3 (4.41%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.94%) MCTS
8 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.47%) VCP4
9 1 (1.47%) Degree
9 1 (1.47%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 26 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 23 (33.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (26.47%) vSphere
4 16 (23.53%) vCloud
5 14 (20.59%) Hyper-V
6 8 (11.76%) Terminal Services
7 4 (5.88%) XenApp
7 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.94%) XenServer
8 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (2.94%) EdgeSight
2 2 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.47%) Netcool
3 1 (1.47%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 31 (45.59%) VMware
2 23 (33.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.59%) Oracle
4 12 (17.65%) Cisco
5 10 (14.71%) Citrix
6 2 (2.94%) AppSense
6 2 (2.94%) LANDesk
6 2 (2.94%) Kaspersky
6 2 (2.94%) Symantec
6 2 (2.94%) HP
6 2 (2.94%) McAfee
7 1 (1.47%) Remedy
7 1 (1.47%) Avaya
7 1 (1.47%) Juniper
7 1 (1.47%) Genesys
7 1 (1.47%) Veritas
7 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.47%) IBM
7 1 (1.47%) Compuware
Winchester, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago