The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Uxbridge 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 23 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 Uxbridge region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 31 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 2 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 1.10% 4.52% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 4.93% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Uxbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
171 203 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Uxbridge 94.48% 91.86% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 152 181 227
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support
London

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Uxbridge

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Uxbridge

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 7 (70.00%) SAN
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) XenServer
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Clustering
4 2 (20.00%) WorkSite
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
4 2 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Remedy
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) SUSE
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Uxbridge 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) WorkSite
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
1 7 (70.00%) SAN
2 6 (60.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) DHTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) DOM
1 1 (10.00%) XHTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) SUSE
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Service Management
1 1 (10.00%) ITSM
1 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PHP5
2 1 (10.00%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) XenServer
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy