The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Telford 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 28 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 Telford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 20 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 7.69% 1.37% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.79% 1.37% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £33,750 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.73% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
77 73 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 98.72% 100.00% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 63 28 66
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support
Shropshire

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Telford

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Telford

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (71.43%) XenServer
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
5 3 (42.86%) DDNS
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (28.57%) Lotus
6 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
5 1 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) DDNS
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCA
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) XenServer
3 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
5 2 (28.57%) Lotus
5 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (28.57%) HP