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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 161 134 165
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 32 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.83% 1.02% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.06% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 32
Average salary £33,500 £39,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.10% +15.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £26,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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
3681 3209 4057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.26% 96.37% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3166 2673 3516
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +15 17 £32,500 -22.61%
Southampton +3 4 £47,250 +18.12% 1
Farnborough - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £30,000 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £27,500 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 64 (81.01%) Windows
2 39 (49.37%) MS Excel
3 37 (46.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (44.30%) Firewall
5 34 (43.04%) SQL
6 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
6 33 (41.77%) MS Exchange
7 32 (40.51%) TCP/IP
8 30 (37.97%) Active Directory
9 29 (36.71%) VMware
9 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
10 25 (31.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (31.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 24 (30.38%) Exchange Server 2010
12 23 (29.11%) SSL
12 23 (29.11%) Linux
13 21 (26.58%) ITIL
14 19 (24.05%) VPN
14 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
15 18 (22.78%) Cisco
16 17 (21.52%) Windows 7
16 17 (21.52%) WAN
16 17 (21.52%) SAN
16 17 (21.52%) vSphere
17 16 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2013
17 16 (20.25%) LAN
18 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (17.72%) vCloud
18 14 (17.72%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 33 (41.77%) MS Exchange
2 25 (31.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (30.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (20.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (17.72%) SharePoint
6 12 (15.19%) IIS
7 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (12.66%) CMS
9 6 (7.59%) Apache
10 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
10 2 (2.53%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (49.37%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.33%) Office 365
2 4 (5.06%) PaaS
3 2 (2.53%) IaaS
3 2 (2.53%) SaaS
4 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (44.30%) Firewall
2 32 (40.51%) TCP/IP
3 23 (29.11%) SSL
4 19 (24.05%) VPN
5 17 (21.52%) SAN
5 17 (21.52%) WAN
6 16 (20.25%) LAN
7 13 (16.46%) Network Security
7 13 (16.46%) NAS
8 11 (13.92%) DNS
8 11 (13.92%) IPsec
9 4 (5.06%) MPLS
9 4 (5.06%) OSPF
9 4 (5.06%) BGP
9 4 (5.06%) EIGRP
9 4 (5.06%) VRRP
9 4 (5.06%) DHCP
9 4 (5.06%) HSRP
10 3 (3.80%) Wireless
10 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.66%) Crystal Reports
2 10 (12.66%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.27%) Electronics
1 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) HTML
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
1 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET
1 10 (12.66%) CSS
1 10 (12.66%) Ajax
2 1 (1.27%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 64 (81.01%) Windows
2 37 (46.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (31.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (29.11%) Linux
5 17 (21.52%) Windows 7
6 14 (17.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (16.46%) Windows 8
7 13 (16.46%) CentOS
7 13 (16.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (8.86%) Windows XP
9 4 (5.06%) Debian
9 4 (5.06%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.53%) AIX
10 2 (2.53%) HPUX
10 2 (2.53%) Solaris
10 2 (2.53%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.53%) UNIX
11 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (26.58%) ITIL
2 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (12.66%) Service Delivery
3 7 (8.86%) Service Management
3 7 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (2.53%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (2.53%) Coaching
5 2 (2.53%) ITSM
5 2 (2.53%) Change Management
6 1 (1.27%) Migration
6 1 (1.27%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.27%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.27%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.04%) SQL
2 11 (13.92%) Java
3 10 (12.66%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.59%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.53%) Korn
6 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.27%) VBScript
6 1 (1.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (11.39%) CCNP
3 9 (11.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (11.39%) MCITP
3 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.86%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.33%) MCSA
6 4 (5.06%) CCNA
7 3 (3.80%) MCP
7 3 (3.80%) Degree
8 2 (2.53%) MCTS
8 2 (2.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.53%) MCSE
8 2 (2.53%) CCA
8 2 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 30 (37.97%) Active Directory
2 19 (24.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (21.52%) vSphere
4 14 (17.72%) vCloud
4 14 (17.72%) Hyper-V
5 13 (16.46%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.80%) XenApp
6 3 (3.80%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.53%) XenServer
7 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) Backup Exec
2 7 (8.86%) SCCM
2 7 (8.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.80%) SCOM
4 2 (2.53%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.27%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.27%) Netcool
5 1 (1.27%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 33 (41.77%) Microsoft
2 29 (36.71%) VMware
3 18 (22.78%) Cisco
4 11 (13.92%) Oracle
5 9 (11.39%) Symantec
5 9 (11.39%) Citrix
6 5 (6.33%) HP
7 3 (3.80%) Juniper
8 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.53%) McAfee
8 2 (2.53%) AppSense
8 2 (2.53%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.53%) ProCurve
8 2 (2.53%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.27%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.27%) IBM
9 1 (1.27%) Compuware
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Peopleworks
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50,000 to £55,000 + Bonus (10%) Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago