The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 75 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.24% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.16% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £42,500 £28,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.78% -5.08%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -2.98%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
797 643 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 97.43% 97.28% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 596 563 597
Average salary £35,232 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 the North East

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear -9 1 £42,500 +51.78%
Durham - 1 - -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP