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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
England / North West
Rank 226 213 200
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 15 20 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.35% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.37% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 48
Median salary £31,500 £35,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,600 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
5748 5470 6783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.78% 96.54% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4801 4591 5688
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -27 7 £32,000 -20.00%
Cheshire +17 6 £28,500 +3.63% 1
Merseyside -3 1 £32,500 +11.11%
Cumbria - 1 £30,000 - 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 19 February 2017, 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 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
3 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 23 (67.65%) VMware
5 21 (61.76%) Windows Server
6 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
7 15 (44.12%) Linux
7 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 11 (32.35%) SQL
9 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (26.47%) VLAN
12 8 (23.53%) Backup Exec
12 8 (23.53%) Cisco
12 8 (23.53%) SAN
12 8 (23.53%) Firewall
13 7 (20.59%) VPN
13 7 (20.59%) ITIL
13 7 (20.59%) Veeam
13 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
13 7 (20.59%) Office 365
13 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
13 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (20.59%) Cisco IOS
14 6 (17.65%) Network Design
14 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (17.65%) vSphere
14 6 (17.65%) DHCP
14 6 (17.65%) DNS

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 16 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) GroupWise
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) VLAN
2 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 8 (23.53%) SAN
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco IOS
3 7 (20.59%) VPN
4 6 (17.65%) DHCP
4 6 (17.65%) DNS
5 5 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (11.76%) Wireless
7 3 (8.82%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (8.82%) NAS
7 3 (8.82%) Skype
7 3 (8.82%) VoIP
8 1 (2.94%) BGP
8 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.94%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.94%) MPLS
8 1 (2.94%) OSPF
8 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (5.88%) Back Office
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Clustering
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) EMC VNX
1 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 31 (91.18%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server
3 15 (44.12%) Linux
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Unix
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Network Design
3 4 (11.76%) Server Building
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.82%) High Availability
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.82%) Service Management
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.88%) Data Management
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security
5 2 (5.88%) Master Data Management
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Security Patching
6 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.94%) Presales
6 1 (2.94%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (8.82%) MCITP
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) CCNP
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (17.65%) vSphere
5 2 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.94%) NDS
6 1 (2.94%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 1 (2.94%) pfSense
6 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Backup Exec
2 4 (11.76%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) HP SIM
3 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 2 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.88%) WSUS
4 1 (2.94%) MobiControl
4 1 (2.94%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 23 (67.65%) VMware
3 8 (23.53%) Cisco
4 7 (20.59%) Veeam
5 6 (17.65%) HP
6 5 (14.71%) EMC
6 5 (14.71%) Sophos
6 5 (14.71%) Symantec
7 4 (11.76%) Citrix
7 4 (11.76%) Draytek
7 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
7 4 (11.76%) SonicWALL
8 3 (8.82%) Dell
8 3 (8.82%) IBM
8 3 (8.82%) Kaspersky
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle
8 3 (8.82%) Palo Alto
9 2 (5.88%) GFI Software
9 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
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