The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 82 63 89
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 11 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.94% 2.13% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 2.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 2
Average salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £28,300 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £36,300 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1094 1095 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.91% 97.33% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 833 908 744
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support
Buckinghamshire

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
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) SLA
4 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (43.75%) VMware
5 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (31.25%) Citrix
7 5 (31.25%) DHCP
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) IIS
8 4 (25.00%) LAN
8 4 (25.00%) WAN
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (25.00%) XenApp
9 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
9 3 (18.75%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (18.75%) UAG
9 3 (18.75%) Symantec
9 3 (18.75%) Remedy
9 3 (18.75%) Websense
9 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 8 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Liferay
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) SMTP
4 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) JasperReports
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.25%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) WFM
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (18.75%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) CCNP
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
5 3 (18.75%) XenDesktop
5 3 (18.75%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (18.75%) UAG
6 1 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (6.25%) XenServer
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Symantec
4 3 (18.75%) Remedy
4 3 (18.75%) Websense
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) JBoss
6 1 (6.25%) ESRI
6 1 (6.25%) i2