The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 24 April 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 76 63 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.64% 1.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.28% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 2
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,125 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
868 624 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 93.03% 95.41% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 760 520 746
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
3rd Line Support
East Midlands

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -10 5 £27,500 -15.38%
3rd Line Support
East Midlands

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) SAN
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) MCITP
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) WLAN
6 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 3 (23.08%) MCP
6 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 3 (23.08%) Change Management
6 3 (23.08%) Clustering
7 2 (15.38%) SCCM
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) LAN
1 5 (38.46%) WAN
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) WLAN
3 3 (23.08%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) OSPF
4 1 (7.69%) BGP
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCITP
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CCNP
4 1 (7.69%) CCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
1 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) GFI Software