The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 103 83 71
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 10 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.41% 0.84% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.90% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 30
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £39,750 £33,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1378 1112 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.13% 93.60% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 853 1019
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) IIS
5 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
5 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
5 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
6 7 (46.67%) Cisco
6 7 (46.67%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) Law
7 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (33.33%) SLA
7 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (20.00%) SaaS
10 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
10 2 (13.33%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
10 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (6.67%) UAG
11 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
11 1 (6.67%) Product Management
11 1 (6.67%) F5
11 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (60.00%) IIS
2 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (6.67%) Web Development
2 1 (6.67%) Product Management
2 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (6.67%) UAG
4 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) Websense
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 4 days ago