The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank - 66 55
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon - 0.17% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.18% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 9
Average salary - £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
3rd Line Support
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
676 556 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.16% 97.03% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 547 452 507
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,080 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,656 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Swindon

3rd Line Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco