The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank - 46 63
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 0.51% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.55% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £40,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +58.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
371 366 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 94.16% 92.66% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 257 332 400
Average salary £44,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Luton

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Luton

3rd Line Support
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware