The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 59 58 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.80% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
471 469 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.82% 97.30% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 386 422 430
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £54,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

3rd Line Support
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) COM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (20.00%) Lync
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp