The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 18 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 6.76% 7.32% -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 7.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £21,500 £36,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
3rd Line Support Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend 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
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
73 40 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 98.65% 97.56% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63 37 121
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £26,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bridgend

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) VMware

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware