The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 77 - 81
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% - 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £45,000 - £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,350 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.89% +5.69%
3rd Line Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
726 714 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.53% 95.58% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 599 657 810
Average salary £41,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 7 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Product Management
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V