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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 223 209 203
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 23 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.36% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.38% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 9
Average salary £31,000 £28,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.82% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
5805 5854 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.28% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4901 4839 4202
Average salary £37,750 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Devon +5 11 £28,000 -8.94%
Gloucestershire -16 6 £35,000 +21.73%
Wiltshire -3 2 £31,500 -30.00%
Somerset - 2 £33,000 -
Dorset -3 1 £37,500 +36.36%
Bristol -16 1 £45,000 +63.63% 1
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 53 (85.48%) Windows
2 39 (62.90%) Active Directory
2 39 (62.90%) VMware
3 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
5 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (30.65%) Citrix
8 18 (29.03%) Linux
9 16 (25.81%) ITIL
10 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (24.19%) SAN
10 15 (24.19%) Back Office
11 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
12 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
12 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
12 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
12 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
13 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (16.13%) Firewall
14 10 (16.13%) MCSE
14 10 (16.13%) DNS
14 10 (16.13%) LAN
14 10 (16.13%) WAN
14 10 (16.13%) Cisco
15 9 (14.52%) HP
15 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (12.90%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) Apache
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) SaaS
1 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.19%) SAN
2 12 (19.35%) TCP/IP
3 10 (16.13%) DNS
3 10 (16.13%) LAN
3 10 (16.13%) WAN
3 10 (16.13%) Firewall
4 8 (12.90%) DHCP
5 6 (9.68%) VPN
5 6 (9.68%) MPLS
6 5 (8.06%) SS7
6 5 (8.06%) PSTN
6 5 (8.06%) GPRS
6 5 (8.06%) GSM
6 5 (8.06%) 3G
6 5 (8.06%) LTE
7 4 (6.45%) NAS
7 4 (6.45%) Internet
8 2 (3.23%) SSL
8 2 (3.23%) SNMP
8 2 (3.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 15 (24.19%) Back Office
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.06%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.84%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) Replication
3 2 (3.23%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (85.48%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (29.03%) Linux
5 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
5 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.29%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.45%) Mac OS X
7 4 (6.45%) CentOS
7 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.84%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) ITIL
2 6 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.84%) Server Patching
5 2 (3.23%) Project Management
5 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.23%) Network Design
5 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.61%) Migration
6 1 (1.61%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.61%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.61%) Server Hardening
6 1 (1.61%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Network Management
6 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.61%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (16.13%) MCSE
3 5 (8.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (6.45%) MCSA
5 3 (4.84%) CCNA
5 3 (4.84%) CCA
5 3 (4.84%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.84%) MCITP
6 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.23%) MCP
7 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (62.90%) Active Directory
2 20 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.90%) XenApp
4 6 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.06%) vSphere
6 4 (6.45%) XenDesktop
6 4 (6.45%) BitLocker
6 4 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (4.84%) XenServer
7 3 (4.84%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.23%) vCloud
8 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCOM
2 4 (6.45%) SCCM
3 3 (4.84%) WSUS
3 3 (4.84%) Nagios
4 2 (3.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (62.90%) VMware
2 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
3 19 (30.65%) Citrix
4 10 (16.13%) Cisco
5 9 (14.52%) HP
6 7 (11.29%) EMC
7 5 (8.06%) Dell
7 5 (8.06%) Oracle
8 4 (6.45%) Remedy
8 4 (6.45%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.84%) Bomgar
10 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 2 (3.23%) Hyland
11 1 (1.61%) IronPort
11 1 (1.61%) Websense
11 1 (1.61%) SAP
11 1 (1.61%) CommVault
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