The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 31 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 0.70% 1.90% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £27,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -6.47%
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 Lincolnshire 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
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
128 206 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 89.51% 98.10% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 99 168 97
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

3rd Line Support
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Local Government
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware