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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 205 219 205
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 34 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 9
Average salary £31,500 £30,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +4.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £44,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
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 South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5752 5848 4991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.95% 95.92% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4844 4808 4398
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 the South West

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

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

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Gloucestershire +13 17 £32,750 -14.93%
Devon - 8 £28,000 - 1
Wiltshire -13 5 £30,000 -27.27% 1
Dorset +8 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Bristol -23 2 £39,500 +31.66% 1
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 63 (85.14%) Windows
2 53 (71.62%) VMware
3 45 (60.81%) Active Directory
4 32 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (40.54%) Linux
6 29 (39.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
8 25 (33.78%) Citrix
9 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (28.38%) SAN
11 19 (25.68%) TCP/IP
12 17 (22.97%) ITIL
12 17 (22.97%) Cisco
13 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
13 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
14 15 (20.27%) Back Office
14 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
14 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (18.92%) Firewall
15 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
16 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
17 11 (14.86%) LAN
17 11 (14.86%) WAN
17 11 (14.86%) DNS
17 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2005
17 11 (14.86%) vSphere
17 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
18 10 (13.51%) SLA
18 10 (13.51%) HP
18 10 (13.51%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.76%) Apache
5 4 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.05%) IIS
7 2 (2.70%) JBoss
7 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (17.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.38%) SAN
2 19 (25.68%) TCP/IP
3 14 (18.92%) Firewall
4 11 (14.86%) DNS
4 11 (14.86%) LAN
4 11 (14.86%) WAN
5 10 (13.51%) VPN
6 8 (10.81%) MPLS
6 8 (10.81%) NAS
7 6 (8.11%) IPsec
7 6 (8.11%) SSL
7 6 (8.11%) DHCP
8 5 (6.76%) PSTN
8 5 (6.76%) GPRS
8 5 (6.76%) GSM
8 5 (6.76%) SS7
8 5 (6.76%) 3G
8 5 (6.76%) LTE
9 3 (4.05%) VLAN
9 3 (4.05%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.05%) MySQL
General
1 15 (20.27%) Back Office
2 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.76%) Finance
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Clustering
1 4 (5.41%) Client/Server
1 4 (5.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.70%) Replication
2 2 (2.70%) EMC VNX
3 1 (1.35%) DTV
3 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 63 (85.14%) Windows
2 32 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (40.54%) Linux
4 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
5 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (12.16%) CentOS
6 9 (12.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (9.46%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.41%) Mac OS X
8 4 (5.41%) UNIX
9 2 (2.70%) AIX
9 2 (2.70%) Solaris
10 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) ITIL
2 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
2 6 (8.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (4.05%) Incident Management
4 2 (2.70%) Network Design
4 2 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (2.70%) Project Management
4 2 (2.70%) ITIL V3
4 2 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (2.70%) DevOps
4 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.35%) Server Hardening
5 1 (1.35%) Server Patching
5 1 (1.35%) Line Management
5 1 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.35%) Service Management
5 1 (1.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.35%) Change Management
5 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) SQL
2 3 (4.05%) PHP
3 2 (2.70%) Perl
3 2 (2.70%) Korn
4 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.81%) MCSE
3 7 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.41%) MCSA
4 4 (5.41%) CCNP
4 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.05%) CCNA
5 3 (4.05%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.35%) MCP
7 1 (1.35%) MCITP
7 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (60.81%) Active Directory
2 29 (39.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.86%) vSphere
4 7 (9.46%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.46%) XenApp
5 6 (8.11%) vCloud
5 6 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (6.76%) VMware ESX
7 4 (5.41%) BitLocker
8 3 (4.05%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.35%) Firmware
9 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.05%) SCCM
2 2 (2.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.35%) Nagios
3 1 (1.35%) WSUS
3 1 (1.35%) SCOM
3 1 (1.35%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 53 (71.62%) VMware
2 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
3 25 (33.78%) Citrix
4 17 (22.97%) Cisco
5 10 (13.51%) HP
6 8 (10.81%) Oracle
7 7 (9.46%) EMC
8 5 (6.76%) Dell
8 5 (6.76%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.41%) Remedy
10 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.70%) ATG
11 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
12 1 (1.35%) Websense
12 1 (1.35%) Bomgar
12 1 (1.35%) Hyland
12 1 (1.35%) IronPort
12 1 (1.35%) SAP
12 1 (1.35%) Lotus
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