The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 77 92 83
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 12 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.08% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.21% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 4
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
3rd Line Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1065 934 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.60% 95.21% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 855 818 903
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,490 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Wiltshire

3rd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

3rd Line Support Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

3rd Line Support
Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Swindon -9 2 - - 1
3rd Line Support
South West

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Linux
3 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
5 9 (39.13%) SAN
6 8 (34.78%) VPN
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (30.43%) vSphere
7 7 (30.43%) NAS
7 7 (30.43%) vCloud
8 6 (26.09%) CentOS
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (26.09%) CCNP
8 6 (26.09%) SSL
8 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (26.09%) IPsec
9 5 (21.74%) WSUS
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
9 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
9 5 (21.74%) MCSE
9 5 (21.74%) MCSA
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
10 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
10 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
10 4 (17.39%) DNS
10 4 (17.39%) Java
10 4 (17.39%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
1 2 (8.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
1 9 (39.13%) SAN
2 8 (34.78%) VPN
3 7 (30.43%) NAS
4 6 (26.09%) IPsec
4 6 (26.09%) SSL
5 4 (17.39%) DNS
6 2 (8.70%) DHCP
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) MPLS
7 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.35%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Linux
3 10 (43.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (26.09%) CentOS
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (13.04%) UNIX
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
6 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.70%) SUSE
7 2 (8.70%) Solaris
8 1 (4.35%) Fedora
8 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
1 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.70%) Migration
2 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (26.09%) CCNP
2 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (21.74%) MCSE
3 5 (21.74%) MCSA
4 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (30.43%) vSphere
2 7 (30.43%) vCloud
3 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) WSUS
2 3 (13.04%) SCCM
3 2 (8.70%) Puppet
3 2 (8.70%) Nagios
3 2 (8.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
3 4 (17.39%) Symantec
4 3 (13.04%) Adobe
5 2 (8.70%) HP
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) McAfee
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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