The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Technical Support role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Technical Support in their job title over the 3 months to 30 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Technical Support
Rank 441 422 435
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Technical Support 8 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.035% 0.059% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.062% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 11
Average salary £32,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -12.00%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21467 20915 22118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.83% 95.01% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17159 17230 18906
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Technical Support
England

3rd Line Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

3rd Line Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3rd Line Technical Support
Salary Trend in the South East

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

3rd Line Technical Support Salary Trend in the South East

3rd Line Technical Support
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Technical Support across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

3rd Line Technical Support Salary Histogram in the South East

3rd Line Technical Support
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Technical Support within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Kent - 3 £33,500 - 1
Berkshire -2 2 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire -13 2 £25,000 -21.87%
Oxfordshire - 1 £33,000 - 1
3rd Line Technical Support
England

3rd Line Technical Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 3rd Line Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title.

1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) Firewall
5 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (28.00%) VMware
8 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (24.00%) ITIL
9 6 (24.00%) Citrix
9 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
10 5 (20.00%) MCITP
10 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (16.00%) SAN
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
11 4 (16.00%) Internet
11 4 (16.00%) XenApp
11 4 (16.00%) XenServer
11 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
11 4 (16.00%) vSphere
12 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
12 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
12 3 (12.00%) MS Office
12 3 (12.00%) Service Management
12 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (12.00%) Linux
12 3 (12.00%) MCSE

3rd Line Technical Support
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited 3rd Line Technical 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 Technical Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) Lync
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) IaaS
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
1 2 (8.00%) PaaS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
3 3 (12.00%) VPN
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
4 2 (8.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (12.00%) Linux
5 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Service Management
3 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.00%) Information Security
3 2 (8.00%) Product Management
3 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Project Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Security
4 1 (4.00%) Security Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MCITP
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) CCA
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.00%) MCP
3 2 (8.00%) HND
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CCEA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.00%) XenApp
4 4 (16.00%) XenServer
4 4 (16.00%) XenDesktop
4 4 (16.00%) vSphere
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (8.00%) vCloud
7 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
1 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) AppSense
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) Sophos
6 1 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) Apple
6 1 (4.00%) Avaya
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
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