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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 99 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 2 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.19% 0.96% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 1.02% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 7
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +1.26%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
1007 985 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.81% 94.26% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 852 777 816
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SLA
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec