The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 69 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.16% 1.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
3rd Line Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
580 824 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.93% 95.93% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 512 722 509
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Somerset

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 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
Bath +11 1 £37,500 +25.00%
3rd Line Support
South West

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) WSUS
2 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) ATG
3 2 (33.33%) Korn
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) WSUS
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 2 (33.33%) ATG
3 2 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago