The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 South West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 212 208 207
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 16 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 14
Average salary £39,250 £29,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.05% -7.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5863 4988 5343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.75% 95.06% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 4317 4725
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 29 July 2014.

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 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
Wiltshire -2 8 £45,000 +85.56% 1
Bristol +1 3 £27,500 -31.25%
Gloucestershire -5 2 £38,500 +2.66%
Dorset -6 2 £27,500 -35.29%
Devon -17 1 £25,000 -15.25%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (38.46%) Linux
5 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) VPN
5 9 (34.62%) vSphere
6 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (30.77%) SAN
7 7 (26.92%) Firewall
7 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (26.92%) CCNP
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco
7 7 (26.92%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 6 (23.08%) SSL
8 6 (23.08%) IPsec
8 6 (23.08%) NAS
8 6 (23.08%) vCloud
8 6 (23.08%) CentOS
8 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (15.38%) MCSE
10 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
10 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
11 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) TCP/IP
2 9 (34.62%) VPN
3 8 (30.77%) SAN
4 7 (26.92%) Firewall
5 6 (23.08%) IPsec
5 6 (23.08%) NAS
5 6 (23.08%) SSL
6 3 (11.54%) LAN
6 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 2 (7.69%) DNS
8 1 (3.85%) DHCP
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.85%) Internet
8 1 (3.85%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
1 1 (3.85%) AS400
1 1 (3.85%) iSeries
1 1 (3.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Linux
3 6 (23.08%) CentOS
3 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.85%) UNIX
8 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.85%) OS/400
8 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Network Design
3 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.85%) Network Management
3 1 (3.85%) Change Control
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (15.38%) MCSE
5 2 (7.69%) CCNA
5 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) MCP
6 1 (3.85%) MCSA
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) vSphere
3 6 (23.08%) vCloud
4 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
1 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Avaya
5 2 (7.69%) Juniper
5 2 (7.69%) Apple
6 1 (3.85%) Remedy
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) F5
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Salary: £4500 - £40000 per annum
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