The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 114 136 121
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 27 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.36% 1.11% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.14% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 28
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +2.94%
3rd Line Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1914 2360 2419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.23% 96.96% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1973 2011
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,300
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +23 11 £38,500 +13.23%
Stevenage - 8 £37,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +19 2 £39,750 +13.57%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £40,000 -
3rd Line Support
East of England

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 3rd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 59 (79.73%) Windows
2 53 (71.62%) Microsoft
3 44 (59.46%) VMware
4 43 (58.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (47.30%) ITIL
6 32 (43.24%) WAN
6 32 (43.24%) LAN
6 32 (43.24%) Active Directory
6 32 (43.24%) Windows Server
7 30 (40.54%) Windows 7
8 28 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (37.84%) MS Exchange
9 27 (36.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (33.78%) Firewall
12 21 (28.38%) Cisco
12 21 (28.38%) SC Cleared
12 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
13 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (22.97%) VPN
14 17 (22.97%) MS Office
14 17 (22.97%) Office 365
14 17 (22.97%) SCCM
15 16 (21.62%) DNS
15 16 (21.62%) DHCP
16 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
17 14 (18.92%) MCDST
17 14 (18.92%) Validation
18 13 (17.57%) Linux
19 12 (16.22%) Windows XP

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.86%) Skype for Business
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (22.97%) MS Office
2 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.97%) Office 365
2 8 (10.81%) PaaS
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (43.24%) LAN
1 32 (43.24%) WAN
2 25 (33.78%) Firewall
3 17 (22.97%) VPN
4 16 (21.62%) DHCP
4 16 (21.62%) DNS
5 15 (20.27%) TCP/IP
6 10 (13.51%) VoIP
7 8 (10.81%) ISDN
7 8 (10.81%) MPLS
7 8 (10.81%) PBX
7 8 (10.81%) Remote Desktop
7 8 (10.81%) VLAN
8 4 (5.41%) SAN
9 3 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (4.05%) Internet
9 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.05%) Network Security
9 3 (4.05%) Skype
9 3 (4.05%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.35%) GIS
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (10.81%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.35%) Publishing
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.70%) COM
1 2 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (1.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Blackberry
1 12 (16.22%) Handset
2 11 (14.86%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.81%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.76%) Clustering
5 3 (4.05%) EqualLogic
6 2 (2.70%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.70%) EFT
7 1 (1.35%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.35%) Replication
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (79.73%) Windows
2 43 (58.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (43.24%) Windows Server
4 30 (40.54%) Windows 7
5 26 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (17.57%) Linux
8 12 (16.22%) Windows XP
9 11 (14.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (10.81%) Windows 8
11 7 (9.46%) Windows 10
12 1 (1.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) ITIL
2 14 (18.92%) Validation
3 8 (10.81%) Coaching
3 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
3 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
4 7 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.76%) High Availability
6 4 (5.41%) Change Management
7 3 (4.05%) Network Design
7 3 (4.05%) Project Management
8 2 (2.70%) Line Management
8 2 (2.70%) Operations Management
8 2 (2.70%) Project Planning
8 2 (2.70%) Server Building
9 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
9 1 (1.35%) CAFM
9 1 (1.35%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.35%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.35%) Network Management
9 1 (1.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) C
2 6 (8.11%) SQL
3 2 (2.70%) C++
3 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.70%) VB
4 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.35%) Perl
4 1 (1.35%) Python
4 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (28.38%) SC Cleared
2 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
3 14 (18.92%) MCDST
4 11 (14.86%) MCSE
5 10 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (12.16%) Degree
7 8 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (6.76%) CCNA
9 4 (5.41%) MCSA
10 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.05%) MCP
11 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
11 2 (2.70%) MCITP
12 1 (1.35%) CCAA
12 1 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (1.35%) MCTS
12 1 (1.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (43.24%) Active Directory
2 27 (36.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.22%) VMware ESX
4 11 (14.86%) Hyper-V
5 9 (12.16%) Terminal Services
6 5 (6.76%) vSphere
7 2 (2.70%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.35%) Postfix
8 1 (1.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (22.97%) SCCM
2 7 (9.46%) FortiGate
2 7 (9.46%) WSUS
3 3 (4.05%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (71.62%) Microsoft
2 44 (59.46%) VMware
3 21 (28.38%) Cisco
4 12 (16.22%) Becrypt
5 11 (14.86%) CheckPoint
6 10 (13.51%) Dell
7 8 (10.81%) Citrix
7 8 (10.81%) HP
8 7 (9.46%) Juniper
9 5 (6.76%) NetApp
10 3 (4.05%) 3PAR
10 3 (4.05%) Avaya
10 3 (4.05%) Novell
11 2 (2.70%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.70%) Symantec
12 1 (1.35%) Apple
12 1 (1.35%) ESRI
12 1 (1.35%) IBM
12 1 (1.35%) SonicWALL