The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 31 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank - 79 60
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.31% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.32% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £43,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £34,350 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
714 932 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.58% 96.98% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 657 810 615
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support
Oxfordshire

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Oxford

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) MCSE
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Apple
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Mac OS
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 8
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSE
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) CCDP
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp