The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 91 103 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 3 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.30% 0.27% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.28% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -2.98%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
3rd Line Support
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
962 1082 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.20% 98.19% 94.98%
Number of salaries quoted 762 876 704
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Nottingham

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (57.14%) VMware
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL
6 2 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (14.29%) Clustering
6 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
6 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (14.29%) CCNP
6 2 (14.29%) CCNA
6 2 (14.29%) SSL
6 2 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 2 (14.29%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Solr
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) MPLS
3 1 (7.14%) OSPF
3 1 (7.14%) BGP
3 1 (7.14%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
3 1 (7.14%) HSRP
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Thin Client
1 4 (28.57%) Fat Client
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
3 2 (14.29%) Fortinet
3 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat