The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South 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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 183 221 214
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 71 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.26% 0.48% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.50% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 28 22
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,875 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +0.71%
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
5457 5809 5905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.74% 97.14% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4616 4894 4879
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

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 31 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wiltshire +55 48 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Dorset +22 14 £37,500 - 2
Devon -7 4 £30,000 +7.14%
Cornwall - 3 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire -10 2 £32,250 -3.00%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 South West region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 92 (82.88%) VMware
2 91 (81.98%) Windows
3 66 (59.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 65 (58.56%) Microsoft
5 57 (51.35%) MS Exchange
6 56 (50.45%) Windows Server
7 55 (49.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 53 (47.75%) Office 365
9 44 (39.64%) MS Excel
10 43 (38.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 42 (37.84%) Active Directory
12 40 (36.04%) MCSE
13 39 (35.14%) ITIL
13 39 (35.14%) Security Cleared
14 37 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
14 37 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 36 (32.43%) Firewall
16 35 (31.53%) SC Cleared
17 31 (27.93%) Exchange Server 2007
18 30 (27.03%) SAN
19 29 (26.13%) Citrix
20 25 (22.52%) XenApp
20 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2013
21 24 (21.62%) Linux
21 24 (21.62%) Cisco
22 23 (20.72%) CCNA
22 23 (20.72%) XenDesktop
23 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
23 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
23 21 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 57 (51.35%) MS Exchange
2 55 (49.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (27.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.70%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.80%) Apache
6 2 (1.80%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (39.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 53 (47.75%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (32.43%) Firewall
2 30 (27.03%) SAN
3 11 (9.91%) LAN
4 10 (9.01%) WAN
5 8 (7.21%) DNS
5 8 (7.21%) VoIP
5 8 (7.21%) VPN
6 6 (5.41%) DHCP
6 6 (5.41%) NAS
6 6 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 6 (5.41%) Wireless
7 5 (4.50%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.90%) MySQL
General
1 7 (6.31%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.70%) Advertising
2 3 (2.70%) Law
3 1 (0.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.02%) Driving Licence
2 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.60%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.70%) CESG
4 3 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 91 (81.98%) Windows
2 66 (59.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 56 (50.45%) Windows Server
4 37 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (21.62%) Linux
6 21 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 7 (6.31%) Windows 8
9 6 (5.41%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.70%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.80%) Unix
12 1 (0.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.14%) ITIL
2 15 (13.51%) Mentoring
3 6 (5.41%) Change Management
3 6 (5.41%) Patch Management
4 5 (4.50%) High Availability
5 4 (3.60%) DevOps
5 4 (3.60%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.70%) Capacity Management
6 3 (2.70%) Data Protection
6 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (2.70%) Line Management
6 3 (2.70%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (2.70%) Problem Management
6 3 (2.70%) Project Management
6 3 (2.70%) Release Management
6 3 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
6 3 (2.70%) Time Management
7 1 (0.90%) Incident Management
7 1 (0.90%) Migration
7 1 (0.90%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.31%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (38.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (36.04%) MCSE
3 39 (35.14%) Security Cleared
4 37 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (31.53%) SC Cleared
6 23 (20.72%) CCNA
7 21 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 20 (18.02%) CCNP
9 16 (14.41%) MCSA
10 15 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (4.50%) CCDA
12 3 (2.70%) DBS Check
13 2 (1.80%) MCTS
14 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.90%) CCENT
14 1 (0.90%) Degree
14 1 (0.90%) MCDST
14 1 (0.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.61%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (37.84%) Active Directory
2 25 (22.52%) XenApp
3 23 (20.72%) XenDesktop
4 21 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (16.22%) vSphere
6 12 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (7.21%) Hyper-V
8 4 (3.60%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (2.70%) Firmware
9 3 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) WSUS
2 5 (4.50%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.60%) SCCM
4 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.90%) Cacti
5 1 (0.90%) Nagios
5 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 92 (82.88%) VMware
2 65 (58.56%) Microsoft
3 29 (26.13%) Citrix
4 24 (21.62%) Cisco
5 7 (6.31%) Veeam
6 5 (4.50%) Mitel
6 5 (4.50%) Symantec
7 4 (3.60%) Apple
7 4 (3.60%) HP
8 3 (2.70%) Dell
8 3 (2.70%) NEC
9 2 (1.80%) EMC
9 2 (1.80%) IBM
10 1 (0.90%) F5
10 1 (0.90%) Juniper
10 1 (0.90%) Meraki
10 1 (0.90%) NetApp
10 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.90%) SonicWALL
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