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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 160 129 180
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 33 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.87% 1.06% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.11% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33 35 15
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,620
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +2.69%
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
3587 3160 4079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.79% 95.79% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3110 2626 3451
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +8 11 £32,500 -40.90%
Southampton 0 5 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Fareham -11 1 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Gosport - 1 £30,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £32,000 - 1
Farnborough - 1 £36,000 -
Aldershot - 1 £30,000 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 57 (78.08%) Windows
2 40 (54.79%) MS Excel
3 33 (45.21%) SQL
4 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
5 30 (41.10%) SQL Server
5 30 (41.10%) MS Exchange
6 28 (38.36%) Firewall
6 28 (38.36%) VMware
7 27 (36.99%) Active Directory
8 26 (35.62%) TCP/IP
8 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 25 (34.25%) SSL
10 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (27.40%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (26.03%) Linux
12 19 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2007
13 18 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
14 17 (23.29%) Exchange Server 2013
14 17 (23.29%) WAN
14 17 (23.29%) VPN
15 16 (21.92%) SAN
15 16 (21.92%) LAN
15 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
16 15 (20.55%) IIS
17 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
17 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (19.18%) Cisco
17 14 (19.18%) vSphere
18 13 (17.81%) Hyper-V
18 13 (17.81%) NAS

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 30 (41.10%) MS Exchange
2 20 (27.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (23.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (20.55%) IIS
6 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
7 12 (16.44%) CMS
8 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (5.48%) Apache
10 3 (4.11%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
12 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (1.37%) Lync
12 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 40 (54.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Office 365
2 2 (2.74%) IaaS
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
2 2 (2.74%) PaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (38.36%) Firewall
2 26 (35.62%) TCP/IP
3 25 (34.25%) SSL
4 17 (23.29%) WAN
4 17 (23.29%) VPN
5 16 (21.92%) SAN
5 16 (21.92%) LAN
6 13 (17.81%) NAS
7 11 (15.07%) IPsec
8 6 (8.22%) Network Security
9 5 (6.85%) DNS
10 3 (4.11%) VoIP
11 2 (2.74%) Wireshark
11 2 (2.74%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.74%) BGP
11 2 (2.74%) EIGRP
11 2 (2.74%) VRRP
11 2 (2.74%) Wireless
11 2 (2.74%) MPLS
11 2 (2.74%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) Crystal Reports
2 12 (16.44%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.44%) HTML
1 12 (16.44%) .NET
1 12 (16.44%) ASP.NET
1 12 (16.44%) CSS
1 12 (16.44%) Ajax
2 1 (1.37%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 57 (78.08%) Windows
2 26 (35.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (30.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (26.03%) Linux
5 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
6 13 (17.81%) Windows 8
7 11 (15.07%) CentOS
7 11 (15.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (10.96%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.74%) Debian
10 2 (2.74%) UNIX
10 2 (2.74%) AIX
10 2 (2.74%) HPUX
10 2 (2.74%) Solaris
10 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) ITIL
2 12 (16.44%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (8.22%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (4.11%) Service Management
6 2 (2.74%) Change Management
6 2 (2.74%) Coaching
7 1 (1.37%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.37%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.37%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.37%) CRM
7 1 (1.37%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) SQL
2 13 (17.81%) Java
3 12 (16.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.74%) Korn
6 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.37%) VBScript
6 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.81%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (12.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (10.96%) CCNP
5 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.22%) MCITP
6 5 (6.85%) MCSE
6 5 (6.85%) MCSA
7 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.48%) CCNA
8 3 (4.11%) MCP
8 3 (4.11%) CCA
8 3 (4.11%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.74%) MCTS
9 2 (2.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 27 (36.99%) Active Directory
2 18 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (19.18%) vSphere
4 13 (17.81%) Hyper-V
5 12 (16.44%) Terminal Services
5 12 (16.44%) vCloud
6 3 (4.11%) XenApp
6 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.74%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) SCCM
2 4 (5.48%) SCOM
2 4 (5.48%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.74%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.37%) Netcool
5 1 (1.37%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 32 (43.84%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.36%) VMware
3 14 (19.18%) Cisco
4 13 (17.81%) Oracle
5 9 (12.33%) Citrix
6 5 (6.85%) Symantec
7 4 (5.48%) HP
8 2 (2.74%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.74%) AppSense
8 2 (2.74%) McAfee
8 2 (2.74%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.74%) ProCurve
9 1 (1.37%) Remedy
9 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.37%) Juniper
9 1 (1.37%) IBM
9 1 (1.37%) Compuware
Fareham, Hampshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £43k - 48k per year + Bonus up to 10%
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 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: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Vohkus
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago