The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 229 229 220
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 18 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.23% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.25% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 25
Average salary £34,000 £31,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £24,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6762 6872 7206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.81% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5477 5884 6339
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

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

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 29 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Manchester +19 14 £34,250 +6.20% 3
Cheshire -16 2 £32,500 +4.83%
Lancashire -5 1 - - 1
Merseyside - 1 £42,500 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 28 (73.68%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
3 17 (44.74%) SQL
4 16 (42.11%) Windows
5 15 (39.47%) Cisco
5 15 (39.47%) Citrix
6 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (34.21%) Hyper-V
7 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (34.21%) DNS
8 12 (31.58%) DHCP
9 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
10 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
11 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (18.42%) XenDesktop
12 7 (18.42%) SAN
12 7 (18.42%) CCA
12 7 (18.42%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (15.79%) Firewall
14 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
14 5 (13.16%) XenApp
14 5 (13.16%) NetApp
14 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
15 4 (10.53%) EMC
15 4 (10.53%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) Lync
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SalesLogix
1 1 (2.63%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) DNS
2 12 (31.58%) DHCP
3 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
4 7 (18.42%) SAN
5 6 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (7.89%) NAS
6 3 (7.89%) LAN
6 3 (7.89%) WAN
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.63%) VPN
8 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless
8 1 (2.63%) VLAN
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.63%) Network Security
8 1 (2.63%) Wireless Security
8 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) OLAP
2 1 (2.63%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.63%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
2 4 (10.53%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (2.63%) ITSM
5 1 (2.63%) CRM
5 1 (2.63%) ERP
5 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) Service Management
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.63%) Data Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) High Availability
5 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.63%) VB
2 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) C#
2 1 (2.63%) Java
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
2 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) CCA
2 7 (18.42%) Citrix Certification
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (10.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (7.89%) MCSE
5 3 (7.89%) MCSA
5 3 (7.89%) CCNA
6 2 (5.26%) MCP
6 2 (5.26%) CCNP
6 2 (5.26%) MCTS
7 1 (2.63%) MCITP
7 1 (2.63%) VCP4
7 1 (2.63%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (34.21%) Hyper-V
3 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
4 7 (18.42%) XenDesktop
5 5 (13.16%) XenApp
6 2 (5.26%) XenServer
7 1 (2.63%) MetaFrame
7 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
7 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) VMware
2 18 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 15 (39.47%) Cisco
3 15 (39.47%) Citrix
4 5 (13.16%) NetApp
5 4 (10.53%) EMC
6 3 (7.89%) HP
7 2 (5.26%) Dell
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle
7 2 (5.26%) Reuters
7 2 (5.26%) Bloomberg
7 2 (5.26%) Symantec
8 1 (2.63%) Sage
8 1 (2.63%) Huawei
8 1 (2.63%) Veeam
8 1 (2.63%) CA
8 1 (2.63%) IBM
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