The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 76 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.27% - 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -5.79%
3rd Line Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
358 375 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.96% 93.52% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 271 337 302
Average salary £40,000 £38,536 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.79% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Portsmouth

3rd Line Support
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware