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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 105 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.43% 0.39% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.40% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 17
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -5.40%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
1348 1491 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.42% 97.32% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1133 1239 1537
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (61.11%) ITIL
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 8 (44.44%) Retail
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (27.78%) Firewall
6 5 (27.78%) Retail-J
6 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 5 (27.78%) Network Security
6 5 (27.78%) Computer Security
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) JDA
7 4 (22.22%) EPoS
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Cash Management
7 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Cash Management
8 3 (16.67%) VMware
8 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 2 (11.11%) SLA
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) Citrix
9 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (11.11%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Retail-J
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
1 5 (27.78%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (27.78%) Computer Security
4 4 (22.22%) Cash Management
4 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) JDA
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
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