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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 106 110 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 9 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.64% 0.68% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.70% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 18
Average salary £32,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.16% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1346 1711 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.73% 97.05% 94.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1096 1448 1560
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Banbury -1 2 £32,500 -10.95%
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Retail
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
4 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 6 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (26.32%) Retail-J
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Network Security
5 5 (26.32%) Computer Security
5 5 (26.32%) JDA
5 5 (26.32%) Firewall
6 4 (21.05%) EPoS
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (21.05%) Cash Management
7 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.79%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) Sophos
7 3 (15.79%) CAD
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Retail-J
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Firewall
1 5 (26.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (26.32%) Computer Security
4 4 (21.05%) Cash Management
4 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.79%) Server Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) CAD
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) JDA
3 3 (15.79%) Sophos
3 3 (15.79%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago