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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 163 161 185
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 47 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.03% 1.05% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.12% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 46 38 35
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,400 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £47,200 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
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
4393 4296 5218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 96.57% 94.42% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3723 3480 4552
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 December 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 29 December 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
Reigate - 8 £32,500 -
Staines +14 7 £41,500 -9.78%
Shepperton +4 6 £32,500 +18.18%
Redhill - 6 £40,000 -
Camberley -15 4 £35,000 +12.90%
Guildford -21 3 £37,500 +33.92% 1
Woking - 3 £34,000 - 1
Leatherhead - 2 £37,500 -
Epsom -3 1 £40,000 -
Dorking - 1 £26,500 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 67 (69.79%) Windows
2 56 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 52 (54.17%) VMware
4 46 (47.92%) Active Directory
4 46 (47.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (46.88%) Firewall
6 42 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 37 (38.54%) MS Excel
8 35 (36.46%) Cisco
9 33 (34.38%) Citrix
10 29 (30.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 28 (29.17%) ITIL
11 28 (29.17%) MCSE
12 25 (26.04%) MS Exchange
12 25 (26.04%) SAN
12 25 (26.04%) TCP/IP
13 24 (25.00%) SQL
13 24 (25.00%) IIS
14 21 (21.88%) DNS
15 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
15 20 (20.83%) WAN
16 19 (19.79%) LAN
17 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
18 17 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (17.71%) CCNA
18 17 (17.71%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (16.67%) vSphere
20 15 (15.63%) VMware ESX
21 13 (13.54%) Juniper
21 13 (13.54%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 25 (26.04%) MS Exchange
2 24 (25.00%) IIS
3 10 (10.42%) Lync
4 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.13%) Moodle
7 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 37 (38.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.42%) MS Office
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) Office 365
2 4 (4.17%) PaaS
3 3 (3.13%) SaaS
4 2 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (46.88%) Firewall
2 25 (26.04%) SAN
2 25 (26.04%) TCP/IP
3 21 (21.88%) DNS
4 20 (20.83%) WAN
5 19 (19.79%) LAN
6 13 (13.54%) VPN
7 12 (12.50%) OSPF
7 12 (12.50%) BGP
7 12 (12.50%) DHCP
8 10 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (8.33%) SHDSL
10 8 (8.33%) FWSM
10 8 (8.33%) Ethernet
10 8 (8.33%) SNMP
10 8 (8.33%) VoIP
10 8 (8.33%) ADSL
11 6 (6.25%) NAS
12 5 (5.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2000
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.08%) MySQL
General
1 4 (4.17%) Finance
1 4 (4.17%) Law
2 2 (2.08%) Retail
2 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.04%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) .NET
1 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.08%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.04%) XML
3 1 (1.04%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.46%) Clustering
3 3 (3.13%) VLE
3 3 (3.13%) CMDB
3 3 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.08%) User Experience
5 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.04%) PMI
5 1 (1.04%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.04%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.04%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 67 (69.79%) Windows
2 46 (47.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (11.46%) Linux
6 8 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 6 (6.25%) UNIX
8 5 (5.21%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.17%) CentOS
9 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.17%) Solaris
10 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) ITIL
2 11 (11.46%) Project Management
2 11 (11.46%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (9.38%) Load Balancing
4 8 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 7 (7.29%) Service Management
6 5 (5.21%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.21%) Change Management
7 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.17%) Workflow Management
7 4 (4.17%) Workflow
7 4 (4.17%) Coaching
8 3 (3.13%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.08%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.08%) ITSM
9 2 (2.08%) Line Management
9 2 (2.08%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.17%) VBScript
2 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.13%) C++
3 3 (3.13%) Java
4 2 (2.08%) Perl
4 2 (2.08%) Python
4 2 (2.08%) C
4 2 (2.08%) AWK
4 2 (2.08%) sed
5 1 (1.04%) C#
5 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (30.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (29.17%) MCSE
3 17 (17.71%) CCNA
3 17 (17.71%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (13.54%) MCSA
5 12 (12.50%) Degree
6 11 (11.46%) MCITP
7 5 (5.21%) CCA
7 5 (5.21%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.08%) MCP
9 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (47.92%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 17 (17.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (16.67%) vSphere
5 15 (15.63%) VMware ESX
6 13 (13.54%) XenApp
7 7 (7.29%) XenDesktop
8 4 (4.17%) XenServer
8 4 (4.17%) vCloud
9 2 (2.08%) Xen
9 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.08%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.04%) MetaFrame
10 1 (1.04%) Firmware
10 1 (1.04%) Terminal Server
10 1 (1.04%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.04%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) SCCM
2 7 (7.29%) SCOM
3 6 (6.25%) WSUS
4 4 (4.17%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.08%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.04%) Nagios
6 1 (1.04%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 52 (54.17%) VMware
3 35 (36.46%) Cisco
4 33 (34.38%) Citrix
5 13 (13.54%) Juniper
6 10 (10.42%) F5
7 9 (9.38%) CheckPoint
8 7 (7.29%) SolarWinds
9 6 (6.25%) Oracle
10 5 (5.21%) HP
11 4 (4.17%) Dell
11 4 (4.17%) Nimsoft
12 3 (3.13%) Symantec
12 3 (3.13%) Websense
12 3 (3.13%) Altiris
13 2 (2.08%) NetApp
14 1 (1.04%) SonicWALL
14 1 (1.04%) Veeam
14 1 (1.04%) 3PAR
14 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
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