The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 43 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 0.36% 2.00% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 2.02% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
259 248 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 93.84% 99.20% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 219 204 201
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £46,313
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in the job title across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in High Wycombe

3rd Line Support
Top 29 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) CCA
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) CCSE
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) CCEE
1 2 (50.00%) CCAA
1 2 (50.00%) VCP5
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCA
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) CCSE
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (50.00%) CCEE
1 2 (50.00%) CCAA
1 2 (50.00%) VCP5
1 2 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) F5