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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 101 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.40% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 3
Average salary £48,750 £29,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+68.10% -33.33%
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
1393 1557 1711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.99% 96.29% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1169 1367 1476
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 July 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
Bicester - 2 £48,750 -
Abingdon - 1 £40,000 - 1
Oxford - 1 £45,000 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) Server Monitoring
4 6 (30.00%) Sophos
4 6 (30.00%) CAD
4 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (25.00%) Line Management
6 4 (20.00%) Network Security
6 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) Coaching
7 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
8 2 (10.00%) Product Management
8 2 (10.00%) Finance
8 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.00%) MCP
8 2 (10.00%) IIS
8 2 (10.00%) SQL
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.00%) People Management
8 2 (10.00%) Computer Security
9 1 (5.00%) Tableau

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Network Security
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (30.00%) Server Monitoring
2 6 (30.00%) CAD
3 5 (25.00%) Line Management
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
6 2 (10.00%) Product Management
6 2 (10.00%) People Management
6 2 (10.00%) Computer Security
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Sophos
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago