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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 187 219 207
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 48 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.89% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.58% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 26
Median salary £32,000 £30,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.91% -3.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,800 £35,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-4.22% +5.97%
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
5218 5730 5884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.28% 96.92% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4423 4874 4860
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +30 28 £32,500 +15.04% 6
Dorset +16 10 £31,375 -16.33% 1
Gloucestershire -4 4 £33,750 +7.14%
Devon -4 3 £30,000 +7.14%
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 23 July 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 80 (80.00%) VMware
2 75 (75.00%) Windows
3 61 (61.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 46 (46.00%) MS Exchange
5 46 (46.00%) Windows Server
6 44 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 43 (43.00%) Office 365
8 37 (37.00%) Active Directory
9 35 (35.00%) MS Excel
10 34 (34.00%) SAN
11 33 (33.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 32 (32.00%) Citrix
12 32 (32.00%) MCSE
13 31 (31.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (30.00%) Firewall
14 30 (30.00%) ITIL
15 29 (29.00%) Cisco Certification
16 27 (27.00%) Security Cleared
17 26 (26.00%) SC Cleared
17 26 (26.00%) XenApp
18 24 (24.00%) XenDesktop
19 23 (23.00%) Exchange Server 2013
20 22 (22.00%) Cisco
20 22 (22.00%) Linux
20 22 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2007
21 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2008
22 18 (18.00%) vSphere
23 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
23 16 (16.00%) CCNA

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 46 (46.00%) MS Exchange
2 44 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (23.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.00%) Apache
6 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 43 (43.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (34.00%) SAN
2 30 (30.00%) Firewall
3 9 (9.00%) Wireless
4 8 (8.00%) NAS
4 8 (8.00%) VPN
5 6 (6.00%) DNS
5 6 (6.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.00%) VoIP
7 4 (4.00%) DHCP
8 3 (3.00%) LAN
9 2 (2.00%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.00%) WAN
10 1 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.00%) MySQL
General
1 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.00%) Law
4 1 (1.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) .NET
1 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.00%) XML
1 1 (1.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.00%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.00%) Replication
4 4 (4.00%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.00%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 75 (75.00%) Windows
2 61 (61.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 46 (46.00%) Windows Server
4 31 (31.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (22.00%) Linux
6 19 (19.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (8.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.00%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.00%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.00%) ITIL
2 14 (14.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (5.00%) High Availability
3 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (5.00%) Time Management
4 4 (4.00%) DevOps
4 4 (4.00%) Patch Management
4 4 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (3.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.00%) Migration
6 1 (1.00%) MVC
6 1 (1.00%) Server Building
6 1 (1.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.00%) SQL
2 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.00%) C#
3 1 (1.00%) Java
3 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (33.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (32.00%) MCSE
3 29 (29.00%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (27.00%) Security Cleared
5 26 (26.00%) SC Cleared
6 16 (16.00%) CCNA
7 14 (14.00%) CCNP
7 14 (14.00%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (14.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (6.00%) MCSA
9 4 (4.00%) CCENT
10 3 (3.00%) DBS Check
11 1 (1.00%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.00%) Degree
11 1 (1.00%) MCDST
11 1 (1.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.00%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (37.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (26.00%) XenApp
3 24 (24.00%) XenDesktop
4 18 (18.00%) vSphere
5 16 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (8.00%) Hyper-V
8 6 (6.00%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (5.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (8.00%) WSUS
2 2 (2.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.00%) Cacti
3 1 (1.00%) Nagios
3 1 (1.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 80 (80.00%) VMware
2 55 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (32.00%) Citrix
4 22 (22.00%) Cisco
5 7 (7.00%) EMC
6 4 (4.00%) HP
6 4 (4.00%) Meraki
6 4 (4.00%) SonicWALL
7 3 (3.00%) NEC
8 2 (2.00%) IBM
8 2 (2.00%) Mitel
8 2 (2.00%) Veeam
9 1 (1.00%) Apple
9 1 (1.00%) F5
9 1 (1.00%) Juniper
9 1 (1.00%) NetApp
9 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.00%) SolarWinds
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