The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 163 177 152
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 5 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.15% 0.060% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.063% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £27,500 £28,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% -18.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -7.14%
3rd Line Support Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3304 3183 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.41% 96.08% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2690 2476 2412
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
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 Leeds

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) Broadband
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) BGP
5 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) MCP
7 2 (16.67%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Lync
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) VoIP
3 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) Broadband
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) BGP
6 3 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 2 (16.67%) FTP
7 2 (16.67%) SMS
7 2 (16.67%) POP3
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) HTTP
8 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 2 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCITP
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) CCA
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) Riverbed