The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 129 118 127
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.20% 0.25% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.26% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 8
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,750 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+2.29% -0.75%
3rd Line Support Engineer
North 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 Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1838 1544 1949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.13% 94.72% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1569 1270 1611
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Cheshire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cheshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 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
Wilmslow -12 2 - - 1
Chester - 1 - -
Widnes - 1 £35,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
5 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (33.33%) CCNP
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) MCP
5 2 (33.33%) DHCP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
6 1 (16.67%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (33.33%) CCNP
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) MetaFrame
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (16.67%) HP SIM
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) CA
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago