The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 28 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 1.33% - 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £26,000 - £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
3rd Line Support
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth 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
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
142 44 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 94.67% 95.65% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 120 36 42
Average salary £30,000 £30,542 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.77% -18.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,800 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Plymouth

3rd Line Support
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware