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 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
England / South West
Rank 194 182 215
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 35 61 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 1.11% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.14% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 34 56 27
Median salary £32,500 £34,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% +0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
4798 5364 5881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.69% 97.28% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3998 4546 5013
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017. 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 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
Dorset +19 14 £37,500 +23.96% 1
Wiltshire +8 9 £31,250 -6.71% 1
Bristol 0 5 £26,000 -38.82% 2
Gloucestershire -17 4 £32,500 +3.17%
Devon 0 3 £27,500 -8.33%
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 January 2017, 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 83 (84.69%) Windows
2 80 (81.63%) VMware
3 68 (69.39%) Microsoft
4 63 (64.29%) MS Exchange
5 60 (61.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 58 (59.18%) Windows Server
7 56 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 56 (57.14%) Active Directory
8 54 (55.10%) MS Excel
8 54 (55.10%) Office 365
9 37 (37.76%) Exchange Server 2013
10 36 (36.73%) Citrix
11 35 (35.71%) SAN
12 34 (34.69%) XenApp
12 34 (34.69%) XenDesktop
13 33 (33.67%) ITIL
14 26 (26.53%) Security Cleared
15 25 (25.51%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (23.47%) Microsoft Certification
16 23 (23.47%) Firewall
17 22 (22.45%) SC Cleared
17 22 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
18 20 (20.41%) CCNA
18 20 (20.41%) MCSE
18 20 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (19.39%) Exchange Server 2007
19 19 (19.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 18 (18.37%) MCSA
21 17 (17.35%) Driving Licence
22 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008

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 63 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 56 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (37.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (19.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.02%) Apache
6 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 54 (55.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (55.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (35.71%) SAN
2 23 (23.47%) Firewall
3 12 (12.24%) LAN
3 12 (12.24%) WAN
4 7 (7.14%) DHCP
4 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.06%) DNS
5 3 (3.06%) Unified Communications
5 3 (3.06%) VoIP
6 1 (1.02%) Internet
6 1 (1.02%) IPv4
6 1 (1.02%) IPv6
6 1 (1.02%) LDAP
6 1 (1.02%) OSPF
6 1 (1.02%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.02%) RIP
6 1 (1.02%) SSL
6 1 (1.02%) VLAN
6 1 (1.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Ant
1 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.02%) Maven
1 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 10 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Electronics
2 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.08%) Marketing
2 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.02%) Advertising
3 1 (1.02%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.08%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.04%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.04%) Spring
2 2 (2.04%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.02%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Driving Licence
2 3 (3.06%) CESG
2 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.02%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (1.02%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.02%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 83 (84.69%) Windows
2 60 (61.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 58 (59.18%) Windows Server
4 25 (25.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (11.22%) Linux
7 8 (8.16%) Windows 8
7 8 (8.16%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.10%) Mac OS X
8 5 (5.10%) Unix
8 5 (5.10%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.67%) ITIL
2 7 (7.14%) Change Management
2 7 (7.14%) Line Management
2 7 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 5 (5.10%) Patch Management
4 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (4.08%) Programme Management
5 3 (3.06%) Capacity Management
5 3 (3.06%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (3.06%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (3.06%) Network Optimisation
5 3 (3.06%) Problem Management
5 3 (3.06%) Project Management
5 3 (3.06%) Release Management
5 3 (3.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.04%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.04%) MVC
7 1 (1.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.08%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.06%) SQL
3 2 (2.04%) Java
4 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (26.53%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (22.45%) SC Cleared
4 20 (20.41%) CCNA
4 20 (20.41%) MCSE
5 19 (19.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (18.37%) MCSA
7 10 (10.20%) CCNP
8 5 (5.10%) CCDA
8 5 (5.10%) MCP
9 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.04%) MCTS
10 1 (1.02%) Degree
10 1 (1.02%) HNC
10 1 (1.02%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 34 (34.69%) XenApp
2 34 (34.69%) XenDesktop
3 20 (20.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (7.14%) vSphere
5 3 (3.06%) Firmware
5 3 (3.06%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.02%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Backup Exec
1 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (4.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.02%) Cacti
2 1 (1.02%) Nagios
2 1 (1.02%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (81.63%) VMware
2 68 (69.39%) Microsoft
3 36 (36.73%) Citrix
4 11 (11.22%) Cisco
5 5 (5.10%) Symantec
5 5 (5.10%) Veeam
6 4 (4.08%) Apple
6 4 (4.08%) HP
6 4 (4.08%) SAP
7 3 (3.06%) Dell
7 3 (3.06%) Mitel
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle
9 1 (1.02%) F5
9 1 (1.02%) Juniper
9 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.02%) SolarWinds
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