The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 50 51 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 11 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.63% 0.47% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 0.51% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
Average salary £28,000 £30,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.94% +4.23%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
3rd Line Support Engineer
South 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 Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
397 395 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 94.98% 93.16% 91.76%
Number of salaries quoted 317 337 190
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Devon

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Devon

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Exeter -4 7 £29,000 -5.69%
3rd Line Support Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 13 (72.22%) Back Office
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) SCOM
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 4 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
8 3 (16.67%) MCSE
8 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
8 3 (16.67%) Citrix
8 3 (16.67%) CCA
8 3 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (16.67%) Internet
8 3 (16.67%) ISA Server
8 3 (16.67%) Nagios
8 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (16.67%) SCCM
8 3 (16.67%) Server Patching
8 3 (16.67%) MCITP
8 3 (16.67%) WSUS
8 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 3 (16.67%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (72.22%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Server Patching
3 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.56%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.56%) Server Hardening
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
2 3 (16.67%) CCA
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
2 3 (16.67%) XenServer
2 3 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) Nagios
2 3 (16.67%) WSUS
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) Bomgar
4 2 (11.11%) Hyland
5 1 (5.56%) CommVault