The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank - 89 62
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 0 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.70% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.73% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 11
Average salary - £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
3rd Line Support
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
678 821 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 98.26% 96.36% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 557 677 608
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Leicestershire

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) vCloud
3 4 (57.14%) Replication
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) WSUS
6 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (14.29%) Lync
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Open-E
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, certifications, benefits
Posted: 17 days ago