The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank - 52 56
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton - 0.63% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.65% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £26,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.39%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
3rd Line Support Engineer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
522 463 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.74% 96.66% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 498 410 382
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Northampton

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix