The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 1 August 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 West Sussex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 89 83 100
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 13 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.00% 0.97% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.01% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 6
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1264 1190 1329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.46% 96.43% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1019 1097
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in West Sussex

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in West Sussex

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Crawley +17 5 £49,500 +12.50% 1
Gatwick -2 5 £37,500 -22.68%
Horsham - 1 £27,500 -
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (62.07%) Citrix
4 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (51.72%) Cisco
5 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
6 12 (41.38%) SAN
7 11 (37.93%) ITIL
7 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (34.48%) DNS
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (34.48%) Firewall
9 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
10 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (27.59%) MCSE
10 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
10 8 (27.59%) DHCP
11 7 (24.14%) MCSA
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
11 7 (24.14%) CCNA
11 7 (24.14%) NetApp
11 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (24.14%) vSphere
11 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (20.69%) XenApp
13 5 (17.24%) Symantec
13 5 (17.24%) Windows XP

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (10.34%) IIS
4 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.34%) Lync
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) SAN
2 10 (34.48%) DNS
2 10 (34.48%) Firewall
3 8 (27.59%) DHCP
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (13.79%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.34%) IPsec
5 3 (10.34%) PPTP
5 3 (10.34%) VPN
5 3 (10.34%) SSL
6 2 (6.90%) SSH
6 2 (6.90%) IPv4
6 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
6 2 (6.90%) LAN
6 2 (6.90%) VoIP
6 2 (6.90%) WAN
6 2 (6.90%) Telnet
6 2 (6.90%) OSPF
6 2 (6.90%) BGP
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
1 4 (13.79%) Online Betting
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
1 3 (10.34%) iPhone
1 3 (10.34%) EqualLogic
1 3 (10.34%) iPad
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 18 (62.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
5 4 (13.79%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Android
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Phone
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
4 2 (6.90%) Document Management
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (27.59%) MCSE
4 7 (24.14%) MCSA
4 7 (24.14%) CCNA
5 5 (17.24%) CCNP
5 5 (17.24%) VCAP
6 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (6.90%) MCITP
8 2 (6.90%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
3 11 (37.93%) Hyper-V
4 7 (24.14%) vSphere
5 6 (20.69%) XenApp
6 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
7 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (6.90%) MetaFrame
8 1 (3.45%) XenServer
8 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (3.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) SCOM
1 5 (17.24%) WSUS
2 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) Citrix
3 15 (51.72%) Cisco
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 7 (24.14%) NetApp
6 5 (17.24%) Symantec
7 4 (13.79%) Sophos
8 3 (10.34%) Sage
8 3 (10.34%) Juniper
8 3 (10.34%) HP
8 3 (10.34%) NETGEAR
8 3 (10.34%) Draytek
9 2 (6.90%) Fortinet
9 2 (6.90%) Altiris
9 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.45%) Oracle
10 1 (3.45%) IBM
10 1 (3.45%) Dell
10 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
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