The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 170 170 170
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 46 44 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.99% 0.94% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.99% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 54
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £28,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £46,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% -2.85%
3rd Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4407 4433 5072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.12% 95.03% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3631 3664 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Surrey

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Surrey

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
Staines - 7 £41,500 - 1
Guildford -3 6 £40,000 +43.01%
Redhill -13 6 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Woking - 6 £32,500 -
Camberley +1 2 £28,000 -9.67%
Dorking -25 1 £26,500 -29.33%
Reigate -34 1 £30,500 +1.66%
Epsom - 1 £47,500 -
Farnham - 1 £30,000 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 89 (71.20%) Windows
2 66 (52.80%) VMware
3 62 (49.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (45.60%) Active Directory
5 56 (44.80%) Microsoft
6 51 (40.80%) Firewall
7 48 (38.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 43 (34.40%) Citrix
9 39 (31.20%) MS Excel
9 39 (31.20%) SQL
10 37 (29.60%) SAN
10 37 (29.60%) Cisco
10 37 (29.60%) Hyper-V
11 34 (27.20%) ITIL
12 33 (26.40%) VMware Infrastructure
13 32 (25.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 30 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 27 (21.60%) TCP/IP
16 26 (20.80%) MS Exchange
17 25 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 25 (20.00%) IIS
18 22 (17.60%) MCSE
18 22 (17.60%) XenApp
19 18 (14.40%) SCCM
19 18 (14.40%) DNS
20 17 (13.60%) VPN
21 15 (12.00%) SSL
21 15 (12.00%) WAN
21 15 (12.00%) Project Management
21 15 (12.00%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 26 (20.80%) MS Exchange
2 25 (20.00%) IIS
3 15 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
5 9 (7.20%) Lync
6 6 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.20%) ColdFusion
9 3 (2.40%) WebSphere
9 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.80%) Moodle
Applications
1 39 (31.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) SaaS
1 4 (3.20%) Office 365
2 3 (2.40%) IaaS
2 3 (2.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (40.80%) Firewall
2 37 (29.60%) SAN
3 27 (21.60%) TCP/IP
4 18 (14.40%) DNS
5 17 (13.60%) VPN
6 15 (12.00%) SSL
6 15 (12.00%) WAN
7 14 (11.20%) DHCP
7 14 (11.20%) LAN
8 8 (6.40%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (5.60%) NAS
9 7 (5.60%) IPsec
10 6 (4.80%) NetScreen
11 5 (4.00%) IP Telephony
11 5 (4.00%) Broadband
11 5 (4.00%) OSPF
11 5 (4.00%) BGP
12 4 (3.20%) EIGRP
12 4 (3.20%) VRRP
12 4 (3.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.40%) MySQL
4 2 (1.60%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (4.00%) Law
1 5 (4.00%) Retail
2 3 (2.40%) Finance
3 1 (0.80%) Automotive
3 1 (0.80%) Marketing
3 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.60%) .NET
1 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET
2 4 (3.20%) CSS
2 4 (3.20%) HTML
2 4 (3.20%) jQuery
3 3 (2.40%) XHTML
4 2 (1.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.60%) Clustering
3 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.60%) Wiki
3 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.60%) iSeries
4 1 (0.80%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
4 1 (0.80%) VLE
4 1 (0.80%) PDA
4 1 (0.80%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 89 (71.20%) Windows
2 62 (49.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (38.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (25.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (9.60%) Linux
6 9 (7.20%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.40%) Windows XP
8 7 (5.60%) Windows 2000
9 6 (4.80%) Solaris
10 5 (4.00%) Windows Vista
10 5 (4.00%) Windows 8
11 4 (3.20%) CentOS
11 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (3.20%) UNIX
12 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.20%) ITIL
2 15 (12.00%) Project Management
3 10 (8.00%) Workflow
3 10 (8.00%) Workflow Management
4 9 (7.20%) Incident Management
5 7 (5.60%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (5.60%) Load Balancing
5 7 (5.60%) Service Management
5 7 (5.60%) PRINCE2
5 7 (5.60%) E-Commerce
6 6 (4.80%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.20%) Change Management
8 4 (3.20%) Coaching
9 3 (2.40%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (2.40%) Network Management
9 3 (2.40%) Content Management
9 3 (2.40%) ITSM
9 3 (2.40%) SEO
9 3 (2.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.20%) SQL
2 8 (6.40%) Java
3 5 (4.00%) VBScript
3 5 (4.00%) PHP
3 5 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.20%) Ruby
4 4 (3.20%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.60%) Python
6 1 (0.80%) C#
6 1 (0.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 30 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (17.60%) MCSE
3 14 (11.20%) CCA
3 14 (11.20%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (9.60%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (8.00%) Degree
6 9 (7.20%) CCNA
7 8 (6.40%) MCSA
7 8 (6.40%) MCTS
8 7 (5.60%) MCITP
9 3 (2.40%) CCNP
10 2 (1.60%) MCP
10 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.80%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.80%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.80%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 57 (45.60%) Active Directory
2 37 (29.60%) Hyper-V
3 33 (26.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (17.60%) XenApp
5 15 (12.00%) vSphere
6 14 (11.20%) XenServer
6 14 (11.20%) XenDesktop
7 9 (7.20%) VMware ESX
8 6 (4.80%) UAG
9 5 (4.00%) vCloud
10 3 (2.40%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.60%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (1.60%) Xen
12 1 (0.80%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.80%) Firmware
12 1 (0.80%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (14.40%) SCCM
2 15 (12.00%) WSUS
3 7 (5.60%) SCOM
4 6 (4.80%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.60%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.80%) Nagios
6 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 66 (52.80%) VMware
2 56 (44.80%) Microsoft
3 43 (34.40%) Citrix
4 37 (29.60%) Cisco
5 13 (10.40%) HP
5 13 (10.40%) Dell
5 13 (10.40%) Juniper
5 13 (10.40%) Nimsoft
6 11 (8.80%) Oracle
7 10 (8.00%) CommVault
8 9 (7.20%) SolarWinds
9 6 (4.80%) Symantec
10 4 (3.20%) NetApp
11 3 (2.40%) Altiris
11 3 (2.40%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.40%) Websense
12 2 (1.60%) Veeam
12 2 (1.60%) LANDesk
12 2 (1.60%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.60%) IBM
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