The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 0.85% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,500 £34,750
% change year-on-year
-2.89% -0.71%
3rd Line Support
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112 175 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 95.73% 94.09% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 104 163 41
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Maidstone

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
2 4 (57.14%) McAfee
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Aruba
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (42.86%) F5
3 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (42.86%) Lumension
3 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Clustering
3 3 (42.86%) CCSE

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) LAN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (42.86%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (42.86%) VLAN
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) RIP
3 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows XP
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNP
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCSE
2 3 (42.86%) JNCIS
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) vSphere
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) ISA Server
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
1 4 (57.14%) McAfee
1 4 (57.14%) Juniper
1 4 (57.14%) Blue Coat
2 3 (42.86%) Aruba
2 3 (42.86%) F5
2 3 (42.86%) Lumension
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) SonicWALL
2 3 (42.86%) Websense