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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support
Rank 45 59 56
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 6 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 1.86% 0.26% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 0.28% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -3.62%
3rd Line Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
296 354 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 91.93% 92.91% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 262 320 344
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Woking

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

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Woking

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (68.18%) Citrix
3 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) WSUS
3 14 (63.64%) SCCM
3 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (63.64%) Hyper-V
4 13 (59.09%) XenApp
4 13 (59.09%) XenServer
4 13 (59.09%) XenDesktop
4 13 (59.09%) ITIL
4 13 (59.09%) CCA
4 13 (59.09%) Citrix Certification
4 13 (59.09%) SAN
4 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
5 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 12 (54.55%) HP
5 12 (54.55%) Dell
5 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (54.55%) Firewall
5 12 (54.55%) Nimsoft
6 10 (45.45%) VMware
7 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (31.82%) MCTS
9 7 (31.82%) Project Management
9 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
10 5 (22.73%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 4 (18.18%) ColdFusion
2 1 (4.55%) Lync
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) SAN
2 12 (54.55%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) jQuery
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 3 (13.64%) XHTML
3 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (9.09%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
3 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
3 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Content Management
4 3 (13.64%) SEO
5 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.55%) ITSM
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) PHP
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) CCA
1 13 (59.09%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (31.82%) MCTS
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Hyper-V
2 13 (59.09%) XenApp
2 13 (59.09%) XenServer
2 13 (59.09%) XenDesktop
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (63.64%) WSUS
1 14 (63.64%) SCCM
2 2 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
1 15 (68.18%) Citrix
2 12 (54.55%) HP
2 12 (54.55%) Dell
2 12 (54.55%) Nimsoft
3 10 (45.45%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds