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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 85 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 11 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.03% 0.61% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.68% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 27
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
998 1028 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.53% 89.86% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 776 819 981
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 3 March 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 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) IIS
6 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (28.57%) SaaS
6 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
7 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
7 5 (23.81%) SLA
7 5 (23.81%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) Law
9 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 3 (14.29%) Finance
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
10 2 (9.52%) Firewall
10 2 (9.52%) MCSE
10 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
10 2 (9.52%) CCNA
10 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
10 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
10 2 (9.52%) Web Development
10 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (9.52%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 10 (47.62%) IIS
2 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (4.76%) Lync
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (19.05%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (9.52%) Web Development
2 2 (9.52%) Product Management
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) WSUS
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
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