The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 25 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 118 119 103
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.17% 0.062% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.065% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -10.41%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1740 1539 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.03% 95.24% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1366 1311
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South West

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) SLA
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (25.00%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Network Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft