The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheshire region that had 3rd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 78 99 112
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 8 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.80% 0.31% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.32% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 7
Median salary £28,500 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £32,500 £39,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
970 1248 1820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.71% 95.27% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 790 1070 1435
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +7 4 £28,500 -
Warrington +12 2 £32,500 -
Macclesfield - 1 £25,000 -
Sandbach - 1 £30,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 3rd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
5 6 (54.55%) Linux
5 6 (54.55%) VMware
5 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (45.45%) VLAN
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (36.36%) SQL
7 4 (36.36%) SAN
8 3 (27.27%) EMC
8 3 (27.27%) Sophos
8 3 (27.27%) Firewall
8 3 (27.27%) VoIP
8 3 (27.27%) Cisco
8 3 (27.27%) IBM
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (27.27%) Kaspersky
8 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
8 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
8 3 (27.27%) Server Building
8 3 (27.27%) EMC VNX
8 3 (27.27%) vSphere

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) VLAN
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (9.09%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EMC VNX
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Android
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Server Building
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) MobiControl
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Kaspersky
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
3 3 (27.27%) Sophos
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (9.09%) EqualLogic
5 1 (9.09%) Motorola
5 1 (9.09%) SOTI
5 1 (9.09%) Veeam
Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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