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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 146 156 127
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 45 28 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.14% 0.75% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.79% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 63
Average salary £33,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.10% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.51% -5.71%
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
3730 3539 3959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.79% 95.26% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3110 3025 3403
Average salary £40,000 £38,954 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.68% -2.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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 +11 17 £33,500 -14.10% 2
Hook +15 5 £31,500 +5.00%
Farnborough - 4 £32,500 -
Fareham +5 3 £22,500 - 1
Winchester -2 2 £45,000 +52.54%
Southampton -3 2 £25,750 -35.62%
Havant - 2 £27,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £25,500 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 73 (90.12%) Windows
2 45 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (54.32%) Firewall
4 42 (51.85%) MS Exchange
5 41 (50.62%) Microsoft
6 39 (48.15%) MS Excel
7 38 (46.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 34 (41.98%) VMware
9 33 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
10 30 (37.04%) TCP/IP
11 28 (34.57%) Active Directory
11 28 (34.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 27 (33.33%) ITIL
13 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 24 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
15 23 (28.40%) Network Security
16 22 (27.16%) Linux
17 20 (24.69%) SQL
18 19 (23.46%) SQL Server
18 19 (23.46%) DNS
18 19 (23.46%) Cisco
18 19 (23.46%) Symantec
18 19 (23.46%) Exchange Server 2003
18 19 (23.46%) Service Delivery
19 18 (22.22%) MCITP
19 18 (22.22%) Windows 7
19 18 (22.22%) vSphere
20 17 (20.99%) Backup Exec
21 16 (19.75%) Norton AntiVirus
21 16 (19.75%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 42 (51.85%) MS Exchange
2 38 (46.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 33 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (23.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (17.28%) SharePoint
5 14 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.94%) Apache
7 2 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.23%) Lync
8 1 (1.23%) IIS
8 1 (1.23%) CMS
Applications
1 39 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Office 365
2 3 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (1.23%) IaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (54.32%) Firewall
2 30 (37.04%) TCP/IP
3 23 (28.40%) Network Security
4 19 (23.46%) DNS
5 16 (19.75%) VPN
6 15 (18.52%) SAN
7 10 (12.35%) NAS
8 9 (11.11%) SSL
9 8 (9.88%) IPsec
10 7 (8.64%) WAN
11 6 (7.41%) LAN
12 4 (4.94%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (3.70%) DHCP
14 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
14 2 (2.47%) VoIP
14 2 (2.47%) MPLS
14 2 (2.47%) OSPF
14 2 (2.47%) BGP
14 2 (2.47%) EIGRP
14 2 (2.47%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.47%) Electronics
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) HTML
1 1 (1.23%) .NET
1 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.23%) CSS
1 1 (1.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 73 (90.12%) Windows
2 45 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (34.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (27.16%) Linux
6 18 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 14 (17.28%) Windows 8
8 12 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (13.58%) CentOS
10 4 (4.94%) Debian
10 4 (4.94%) Ubuntu
11 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) ITIL
2 19 (23.46%) Service Delivery
3 7 (8.64%) Service Management
4 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (3.70%) ITSM
5 3 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.47%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (2.47%) Change Management
7 1 (1.23%) CRM
7 1 (1.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.23%) Migration
7 1 (1.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.23%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.23%) Change Control
7 1 (1.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.69%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.23%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (22.22%) MCITP
3 12 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (9.88%) CCNP
6 7 (8.64%) Security Cleared
7 6 (7.41%) MCSA
8 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
9 4 (4.94%) CCNA
10 3 (3.70%) MCSE
10 3 (3.70%) Degree
11 2 (2.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (2.47%) MCP
11 2 (2.47%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
2 4 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 28 (34.57%) Active Directory
2 18 (22.22%) vSphere
3 15 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 12 (14.81%) vCloud
5 10 (12.35%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.70%) XenApp
6 3 (3.70%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.47%) XenServer
7 2 (2.47%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (20.99%) Backup Exec
2 16 (19.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (6.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (50.62%) Microsoft
2 34 (41.98%) VMware
3 19 (23.46%) Symantec
3 19 (23.46%) Cisco
4 13 (16.05%) Citrix
5 6 (7.41%) HP
6 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.70%) Juniper
7 3 (3.70%) McAfee
7 3 (3.70%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.47%) ProCurve
8 2 (2.47%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.47%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.23%) Oracle
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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