The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 67 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 4 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.72% 0.37% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.39% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +50.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £42,000 £27,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
3rd Line Support
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
545 514 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.67% 95.72% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 382 487 423
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,500 £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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Skype
4 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
4 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (28.57%) XenServer
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) OSPF
5 1 (14.29%) BGP
5 1 (14.29%) DSL

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
1 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
2 1 (14.29%) ADSL
2 1 (14.29%) ATM
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (14.29%) DSL
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) ISDN
2 1 (14.29%) L2TP
2 1 (14.29%) LLU
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
2 1 (14.29%) PPP
2 1 (14.29%) RIP
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) xDSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) HPUX
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) hybris
4 1 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (14.29%) Meraki
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
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