The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 72 53 74
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.52% 0.93% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.99% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
3rd Line Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
705 504 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 91.68% 93.68% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 598 423 541
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) Cisco
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (22.22%) WAN
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
6 2 (22.22%) LAN
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) VoIP
7 1 (11.11%) ERP
7 1 (11.11%) MCSE
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
7 1 (11.11%) VB
7 1 (11.11%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) ERP
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
1 1 (11.11%) Logistics
1 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB6
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Sophos
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) Business Objects