The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 54 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 4 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.82% - 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% - 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £36,500 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
471 629 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 96.32% 95.45% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 414 535 469
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support
Berkshire

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Slough

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) CCNP
4 6 (60.00%) CCNA
4 6 (60.00%) Cisco
4 6 (60.00%) MCSA
4 6 (60.00%) MCITP
5 5 (50.00%) MCSE
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (10.00%) SAN
8 1 (10.00%) Symantec
8 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (10.00%) Legal
8 1 (10.00%) Migration
8 1 (10.00%) VMware
8 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
8 1 (10.00%) LAN
8 1 (10.00%) VoIP
8 1 (10.00%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Lync
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (60.00%) CCNP
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
1 6 (60.00%) MCSA
1 6 (60.00%) MCITP
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell