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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 176 215 218
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 73 29 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.28% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.51% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 65 29 23
Median salary £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
5496 5711 5935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.59% 96.99% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4653 4838 4971
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +43 44 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Dorset +23 18 £37,500 +11.11% 3
Devon -12 4 £30,000 +7.14%
Gloucestershire -8 3 £33,500 -8.21% 1
Cornwall - 3 £27,500 -
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 27 September 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 95 (85.59%) Windows
1 95 (85.59%) VMware
2 70 (63.06%) Microsoft
2 70 (63.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 65 (58.56%) MS Exchange
4 63 (56.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 60 (54.05%) Office 365
6 57 (51.35%) Windows Server
7 53 (47.75%) MS Excel
8 45 (40.54%) Active Directory
9 43 (38.74%) ITIL
9 43 (38.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 41 (36.94%) MCSE
11 40 (36.04%) Cisco Certification
11 40 (36.04%) Firewall
11 40 (36.04%) Security Cleared
12 38 (34.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 36 (32.43%) SC Cleared
14 35 (31.53%) Exchange Server 2007
15 30 (27.03%) SAN
16 29 (26.13%) Citrix
16 29 (26.13%) Exchange Server 2013
17 27 (24.32%) CCNA
18 26 (23.42%) XenApp
19 25 (22.52%) XenDesktop
20 24 (21.62%) Driving Licence
21 23 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
21 23 (20.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 21 (18.92%) Cisco
22 21 (18.92%) Linux

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 65 (58.56%) MS Exchange
2 63 (56.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (31.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 29 (26.13%) 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 53 (47.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 60 (54.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (36.04%) Firewall
2 30 (27.03%) SAN
3 11 (9.91%) LAN
4 10 (9.01%) WAN
5 8 (7.21%) DHCP
5 8 (7.21%) DNS
5 8 (7.21%) TCP/IP
5 8 (7.21%) VoIP
5 8 (7.21%) VPN
6 5 (4.50%) NAS
6 5 (4.50%) Unified Communications
6 5 (4.50%) Wireless
7 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.31%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.90%) MySQL
General
1 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.70%) Law
3 2 (1.80%) Electronics
3 2 (1.80%) Finance
3 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.80%) Marketing
4 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.62%) Driving Licence
2 7 (6.31%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.60%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.70%) CESG
4 3 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 95 (85.59%) Windows
2 70 (63.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 57 (51.35%) Windows Server
4 38 (34.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (18.92%) Linux
6 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 8 (7.21%) Windows 8
9 7 (6.31%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.60%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.70%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.80%) Unix
13 1 (0.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (38.74%) ITIL
2 13 (11.71%) Mentoring
3 7 (6.31%) Change Management
4 6 (5.41%) Patch Management
5 4 (3.60%) DevOps
5 4 (3.60%) High Availability
5 4 (3.60%) Line Management
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%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (2.70%) Problem Management
6 3 (2.70%) Project Management
6 3 (2.70%) Release Management
7 2 (1.80%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.80%) Incident Management
7 2 (1.80%) Programme Management
7 2 (1.80%) Service Management
7 2 (1.80%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.21%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (38.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (36.94%) MCSE
3 40 (36.04%) Cisco Certification
3 40 (36.04%) Security Cleared
4 36 (32.43%) SC Cleared
5 27 (24.32%) CCNA
6 23 (20.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (18.02%) CCNP
7 20 (18.02%) MCSA
8 14 (12.61%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (4.50%) CCDA
10 3 (2.70%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.80%) Degree
11 2 (1.80%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 26 (23.42%) XenApp
3 25 (22.52%) XenDesktop
4 23 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (13.51%) vSphere
6 8 (7.21%) Hyper-V
7 7 (6.31%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.70%) Firmware
8 3 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.80%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Backup Exec
1 6 (5.41%) WSUS
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (3.60%) SCCM
3 2 (1.80%) Cacti
3 2 (1.80%) Nagios
Vendors
1 95 (85.59%) VMware
2 70 (63.06%) Microsoft
3 29 (26.13%) Citrix
4 21 (18.92%) Cisco
5 7 (6.31%) Veeam
6 5 (4.50%) Apple
6 5 (4.50%) Mitel
6 5 (4.50%) Symantec
7 4 (3.60%) HP
8 3 (2.70%) Dell
8 3 (2.70%) NEC
9 2 (1.80%) F5
9 2 (1.80%) IBM
9 2 (1.80%) Juniper
9 2 (1.80%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.80%) SAP
9 2 (1.80%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.90%) EMC
10 1 (0.90%) NetApp
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