The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had 3rd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 199 209 218
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 29 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.59% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.61% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 27
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5317 5883 6569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.19% 96.52% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4510 4709 5259
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

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

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +22 23 £37,000 +18.40% 6
Merseyside +12 4 £32,500 - 1
Cheshire +13 1 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Lancashire +1 1 £26,500 -37.64% 1
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 3rd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (42.00%) Windows Server
5 19 (38.00%) Citrix
5 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
5 19 (38.00%) VMware
6 16 (32.00%) SCCM
7 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (22.00%) Finance
9 11 (22.00%) Cisco
10 10 (20.00%) MCSA
10 10 (20.00%) Legal
10 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
10 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 9 (18.00%) Degree
11 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
11 9 (18.00%) Workflow
11 9 (18.00%) CMS
11 9 (18.00%) Document Management
11 9 (18.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 9 (18.00%) Interwoven
11 9 (18.00%) Terminal Server
11 9 (18.00%) Blackberry
11 9 (18.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (18.00%) MCT
11 9 (18.00%) MS Office
11 9 (18.00%) VBScript
11 9 (18.00%) VPN

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 9 (18.00%) CMS
2 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.00%) MS Office
2 9 (18.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) VPN
2 8 (16.00%) Firewall
3 6 (12.00%) BGP
3 6 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (12.00%) DNS
3 6 (12.00%) LAN
3 6 (12.00%) MPLS
3 6 (12.00%) OSPF
3 6 (12.00%) WAN
4 5 (10.00%) SAN
5 4 (8.00%) DHCP
5 4 (8.00%) VoIP
6 3 (6.00%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.00%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.00%) VLAN
8 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 10 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (18.00%) Blackberry
1 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.00%) Linux
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Android
7 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.00%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.00%) Windows CE
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Document Management
1 9 (18.00%) Expense Management
1 9 (18.00%) Software Deployment
1 9 (18.00%) Workflow
2 8 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (8.00%) High Availability
4 2 (4.00%) Change Management
4 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.00%) DevOps
4 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.00%) Presales
4 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.00%) Change Control
5 1 (2.00%) Coaching
5 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.00%) Migration
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (18.00%) VBScript
2 8 (16.00%) SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.00%) Perl
3 2 (4.00%) Python
3 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.00%) MCSA
3 9 (18.00%) Degree
3 9 (18.00%) MCT
4 6 (12.00%) CCNA
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.00%) CCA
6 3 (6.00%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (6.00%) NCDA
7 2 (4.00%) MCSE
7 2 (4.00%) RHCE
7 2 (4.00%) RHCT
8 1 (2.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (18.00%) Terminal Server
4 8 (16.00%) vSphere
5 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (14.00%) XenApp
6 3 (6.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) SCCM
2 3 (6.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.00%) MobiControl
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.00%) Citrix
2 19 (38.00%) VMware
3 11 (22.00%) Cisco
4 9 (18.00%) iManage
4 9 (18.00%) Interwoven
5 3 (6.00%) NetApp
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.00%) Motorola
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Flexi Time, Pension, Etc.
Posted: 12 days ago