The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 43 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.01% 0.89% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 0.93% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -
3rd Line Support Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
281 216 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 93.98% 96.00% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 243 188 169
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
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 Farnborough

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) vSphere
3 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) MCSE
4 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (50.00%) vCloud
5 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) iPhone
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) iPad
5 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) Replication
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (37.50%) VLAN
5 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
5 3 (37.50%) SAN
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (37.50%) Internet
5 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
5 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (37.50%) SAS
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) iPhone
1 3 (37.50%) iPad
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCSE
1 4 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) vSphere
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (50.00%) vCloud
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft