The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 70 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.16% 1.45% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 1.50% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -32.02%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
605 334 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.49% 96.53% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 568 315 389
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support
Northamptonshire

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Northampton

3rd Line Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 1 (16.67%) Firmware
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) GFI Software
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) GFI Software
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec