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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 206 206 214
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 39 42 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.75% 0.71% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.73% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 33
Median salary £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £43,250 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
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
5102 5771 5949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.53% 96.99% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4325 4859 4886
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +25 19 £32,250 +14.15% 1
Dorset +20 10 £30,250 -6.92% 2
Gloucestershire -18 5 £30,000 -13.04% 1
Bristol +19 4 £32,500 -17.72%
Somerset - 1 £47,500 - 1
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 28 June 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 77 (80.21%) VMware
2 69 (71.88%) Windows
3 54 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 53 (55.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 46 (47.92%) Windows Server
6 41 (42.71%) MS Exchange
7 40 (41.67%) Active Directory
8 39 (40.63%) Citrix
9 38 (39.58%) SAN
10 36 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 35 (36.46%) Office 365
12 32 (33.33%) XenApp
13 30 (31.25%) MS Excel
14 29 (30.21%) Microsoft Certification
14 29 (30.21%) XenDesktop
15 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (27.08%) MCSE
17 23 (23.96%) ITIL
18 22 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2013
19 21 (21.88%) SC Cleared
19 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
19 21 (21.88%) Firewall
19 21 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
20 19 (19.79%) Linux
20 19 (19.79%) Cisco
20 19 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
21 18 (18.75%) vSphere
22 17 (17.71%) VMware ESXi
23 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
24 15 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007

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 41 (42.71%) MS Exchange
2 36 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.08%) Apache
6 2 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (36.46%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (39.58%) SAN
2 21 (21.88%) Firewall
3 6 (6.25%) NAS
3 6 (6.25%) VPN
3 6 (6.25%) Wireless
4 3 (3.13%) DNS
4 3 (3.13%) LAN
4 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.08%) WAN
6 1 (1.04%) DHCP
6 1 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.04%) MySQL
General
1 8 (8.33%) Advertising
2 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.04%) Finance
3 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) .NET
2 4 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.17%) XML
2 4 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.33%) Replication
3 4 (4.17%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.08%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 69 (71.88%) Windows
2 53 (55.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (47.92%) Windows Server
4 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (19.79%) Linux
6 16 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.13%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.08%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.04%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) ITIL
2 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
3 6 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 6 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (5.21%) High Availability
4 5 (5.21%) Technical Analysis
4 5 (5.21%) Time Management
5 4 (4.17%) DevOps
5 4 (4.17%) MVC
5 4 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.04%) Migration
7 1 (1.04%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.04%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.21%) C#
2 4 (4.17%) Java
2 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.17%) VB.NET
3 2 (2.08%) SQL
4 1 (1.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 29 (30.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (27.08%) MCSE
3 21 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
4 11 (11.46%) CCNA
4 11 (11.46%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (10.42%) CCNP
5 10 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (5.21%) MCSA
7 4 (4.17%) CCENT
8 2 (2.08%) MCITP
9 1 (1.04%) A+ Certification
9 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.04%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 32 (33.33%) XenApp
3 29 (30.21%) XenDesktop
4 19 (19.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (18.75%) vSphere
6 17 (17.71%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (11.46%) Hyper-V
8 8 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (5.21%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) WSUS
2 3 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.08%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.04%) SCCM
4 1 (1.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 77 (80.21%) VMware
2 54 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 39 (40.63%) Citrix
4 19 (19.79%) Cisco
5 9 (9.38%) EMC
6 4 (4.17%) HP
6 4 (4.17%) Meraki
6 4 (4.17%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.08%) IBM
7 2 (2.08%) NetApp
7 2 (2.08%) Symantec
7 2 (2.08%) Veeam
8 1 (1.04%) Apple
8 1 (1.04%) Sophos
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