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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 146 160 164
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 71 58 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 1.58% 1.19% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.24% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 68 55 41
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
4258 4662 4599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.04% 95.36% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3690 3824 3660
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
Guildford +1 12 £30,000 -3.22%
Woking +6 10 £32,500 -1.51%
Redhill -6 8 £42,000 -1.17%
Reigate - 7 £38,500 - 1
Leatherhead -6 5 £45,000 +33.33%
Camberley +6 3 £37,000 +32.14%
Staines - 2 £40,000 -
Epsom +1 1 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Godalming - 1 £26,000 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 104 (75.36%) Windows
2 84 (60.87%) VMware
3 77 (55.80%) Active Directory
4 67 (48.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 67 (48.55%) Microsoft
5 66 (47.83%) MS Exchange
6 58 (42.03%) Citrix
7 53 (38.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 51 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 49 (35.51%) Hyper-V
10 48 (34.78%) Firewall
11 43 (31.16%) MS Excel
12 40 (28.99%) Cisco
13 38 (27.54%) SQL Server
14 36 (26.09%) ITIL
14 36 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
15 33 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
16 32 (23.19%) WAN
17 31 (22.46%) LAN
18 30 (21.74%) XenApp
19 28 (20.29%) MS Office
20 27 (19.57%) SCCM
21 25 (18.12%) Windows 7
22 24 (17.39%) VPN
23 23 (16.67%) HP
23 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
24 22 (15.94%) MCSE
25 21 (15.22%) SAN
26 19 (13.77%) AppSense
26 19 (13.77%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 66 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 36 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (10.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (7.25%) SharePoint
6 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (5.07%) IIS
8 4 (2.90%) Apache
8 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.17%) IBM Notes
9 3 (2.17%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (1.45%) JBoss
10 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.72%) Lync
Applications
1 43 (31.16%) MS Excel
2 28 (20.29%) MS Office
3 9 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.59%) Office 365
2 2 (1.45%) IaaS
2 2 (1.45%) PaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (34.78%) Firewall
2 32 (23.19%) WAN
3 31 (22.46%) LAN
4 24 (17.39%) VPN
5 21 (15.22%) SAN
6 15 (10.87%) DNS
7 11 (7.97%) TCP/IP
7 11 (7.97%) VLAN
8 8 (5.80%) DHCP
9 7 (5.07%) VoIP
10 6 (4.35%) WebEx
11 5 (3.62%) IP Telephony
11 5 (3.62%) iSCSI
12 4 (2.90%) NAS
12 4 (2.90%) NetScaler
13 3 (2.17%) Broadband
14 2 (1.45%) Internet
14 2 (1.45%) Network Security
14 2 (1.45%) Unified Communications
14 2 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (6.52%) Finance
2 8 (5.80%) Marketing
3 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.72%) XML
1 1 (0.72%) Application Packaging
1 1 (0.72%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.77%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.80%) Clustering
4 4 (2.90%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.45%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.45%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 104 (75.36%) Windows
2 53 (38.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 51 (36.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (18.12%) Windows 7
5 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (13.04%) Windows 8
7 16 (11.59%) Linux
8 11 (7.97%) Windows XP
9 8 (5.80%) Mac OS
10 6 (4.35%) UNIX
10 6 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.17%) Windows 2000
12 2 (1.45%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.45%) CentOS
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (26.09%) ITIL
2 13 (9.42%) Project Management
2 13 (9.42%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (9.42%) Project Planning
3 9 (6.52%) Problem Management
3 9 (6.52%) Business Continuity
4 8 (5.80%) Service Management
4 8 (5.80%) Digital Marketing
4 8 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (5.07%) Migration
6 6 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.62%) Network Design
7 5 (3.62%) ITIL V3
7 5 (3.62%) Capacity Management
8 4 (2.90%) Load Balancing
8 4 (2.90%) BCP
8 4 (2.90%) SDLC
9 3 (2.17%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.17%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.17%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.59%) SQL
2 4 (2.90%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.17%) VBScript
4 2 (1.45%) C
4 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.72%) C#
5 1 (0.72%) C++
5 1 (0.72%) Java
5 1 (0.72%) Perl
5 1 (0.72%) PHP
5 1 (0.72%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.72%) Python
5 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (23.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (15.94%) MCSE
3 18 (13.04%) MCP
4 13 (9.42%) CCNA
4 13 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (6.52%) MCITP
5 9 (6.52%) MCSA
6 6 (4.35%) Degree
6 6 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (3.62%) Security Cleared
7 5 (3.62%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.90%) MCTS
8 4 (2.90%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.17%) CCNP
10 2 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.72%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (55.80%) Active Directory
2 67 (48.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (35.51%) Hyper-V
4 30 (21.74%) XenApp
5 14 (10.14%) XenDesktop
6 10 (7.25%) vSphere
6 10 (7.25%) Terminal Services
7 8 (5.80%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (4.35%) VMware ESX
9 3 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.72%) vCloud
10 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 27 (19.57%) SCCM
2 6 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.17%) WSUS
3 3 (2.17%) SCOM
4 2 (1.45%) Nagios
5 1 (0.72%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.72%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 84 (60.87%) VMware
2 67 (48.55%) Microsoft
3 58 (42.03%) Citrix
4 40 (28.99%) Cisco
5 23 (16.67%) HP
6 19 (13.77%) AppSense
7 16 (11.59%) 3PAR
8 15 (10.87%) NetApp
9 14 (10.14%) MobileIron
10 10 (7.25%) Juniper
11 9 (6.52%) Dell
11 9 (6.52%) NETGEAR
12 8 (5.80%) 3Com
13 6 (4.35%) Red Hat
14 4 (2.90%) Symantec
14 4 (2.90%) Oracle
14 4 (2.90%) EMC
14 4 (2.90%) Avaya
14 4 (2.90%) LANDesk
15 3 (2.17%) Fortinet
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