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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 239 214 225
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 20 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.44% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.46% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 29
Median salary £31,500 £33,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
6045 5907 7227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.66% 95.91% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5096 4898 6180
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
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 4 December 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 -15 12 £31,500 -23.63% 1
Cumbria - 4 £28,500 - 1
Cheshire +12 3 £32,500 - 1
Merseyside -19 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 4 December 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 33 (86.84%) Active Directory
2 31 (81.58%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
4 23 (60.53%) VMware
5 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
6 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
6 16 (42.11%) Windows Server
7 14 (36.84%) Citrix
8 13 (34.21%) VPN
8 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
9 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
9 12 (31.58%) SCCM
10 11 (28.95%) Linux
10 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (26.32%) Office 365
11 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
12 9 (23.68%) SQL
12 9 (23.68%) Cisco
12 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (21.05%) DNS
13 8 (21.05%) DHCP
13 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (18.42%) Firewall
14 7 (18.42%) Legal
14 7 (18.42%) ITIL
14 7 (18.42%) MCSA
14 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013

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 17 (44.74%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (13.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (13.16%) CMS
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
6 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.63%) GroupWise
7 1 (2.63%) IIS
7 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (26.32%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) VPN
2 8 (21.05%) DHCP
2 8 (21.05%) DNS
3 7 (18.42%) Firewall
4 6 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (13.16%) SAN
5 5 (13.16%) VLAN
6 4 (10.53%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (10.53%) Wireless
7 3 (7.89%) Skype
8 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.63%) BGP
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.63%) MPLS
9 1 (2.63%) NAS
9 1 (2.63%) OSPF
9 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (18.42%) Legal
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 4 (10.53%) Publishing
4 2 (5.26%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) Clustering
3 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.53%) Driving Licence
5 2 (5.26%) EMC VNX
5 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.95%) Linux
3 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 6 (15.79%) Network Design
4 5 (13.16%) Document Management
4 5 (13.16%) Expense Management
4 5 (13.16%) Software Deployment
4 5 (13.16%) Workflow
5 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.26%) Data Management
6 2 (5.26%) DevOps
6 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security
6 2 (5.26%) Master Data Management
6 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.26%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) MCSA
3 5 (13.16%) Degree
3 5 (13.16%) MCT
4 3 (7.89%) MCITP
5 2 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (2.63%) CCNP
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (86.84%) Active Directory
2 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (15.79%) XenApp
5 5 (13.16%) Terminal Server
5 5 (13.16%) vSphere
6 2 (5.26%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.63%) NDS
7 1 (2.63%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (2.63%) pfSense
7 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) SCCM
2 5 (13.16%) Backup Exec
3 4 (10.53%) WSUS
4 2 (5.26%) HP SIM
4 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.63%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Microsoft
2 23 (60.53%) VMware
3 14 (36.84%) Citrix
4 9 (23.68%) Cisco
5 6 (15.79%) Dell
5 6 (15.79%) HP
6 5 (13.16%) iManage
6 5 (13.16%) Interwoven
6 5 (13.16%) Veeam
7 4 (10.53%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (10.53%) Draytek
7 4 (10.53%) EMC
7 4 (10.53%) EqualLogic
7 4 (10.53%) Fortinet
7 4 (10.53%) SonicWALL
8 3 (7.89%) Symantec
9 2 (5.26%) GFI Software
9 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
9 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
9 2 (5.26%) Sophos
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