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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
England / South West
Rank 202 198 214
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 27 56 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.98% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.00% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 52 30
Median salary £31,250 £33,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.71% -2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,250 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £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
4886 5578 5737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.50% 97.21% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4058 4650 4856
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 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,294 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Wiltshire +19 11 £31,000 -7.46%
Dorset +5 6 £37,500 +23.96%
Devon +3 4 £25,750 -14.16%
Bristol -5 3 £26,000 -36.96% 1
Somerset +1 2 £32,500 -12.16%
Gloucestershire -13 1 £30,000 -4.76%
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 21 February 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 74 (89.16%) Windows
2 68 (81.93%) VMware
3 64 (77.11%) Microsoft
4 61 (73.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (69.88%) MS Exchange
6 51 (61.45%) MS Excel
7 50 (60.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 49 (59.04%) Office 365
8 49 (59.04%) Active Directory
9 47 (56.63%) Windows Server
10 33 (39.76%) Exchange Server 2013
10 33 (39.76%) Citrix
11 32 (38.55%) ITIL
12 31 (37.35%) SAN
13 30 (36.14%) XenApp
13 30 (36.14%) XenDesktop
14 28 (33.73%) Windows Server 2003
15 21 (25.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (24.10%) Cisco Certification
17 19 (22.89%) Firewall
18 18 (21.69%) MCSE
19 17 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2007
20 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
20 14 (16.87%) CCNA
21 13 (15.66%) Security Cleared
21 13 (15.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
22 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
22 12 (14.46%) MCSA
23 11 (13.25%) SLA
23 11 (13.25%) CCNP

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 58 (69.88%) MS Exchange
2 50 (60.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (39.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (20.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.20%) Apache
6 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 51 (61.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (59.04%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (37.35%) SAN
2 19 (22.89%) Firewall
3 7 (8.43%) LAN
3 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.43%) WAN
4 5 (6.02%) DHCP
5 1 (1.20%) DNS
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) IPv4
5 1 (1.20%) IPv6
5 1 (1.20%) LDAP
5 1 (1.20%) OSPF
5 1 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.20%) RIP
5 1 (1.20%) SSL
5 1 (1.20%) VLAN
5 1 (1.20%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Ant
1 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.20%) Maven
1 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 10 (12.05%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.82%) Electronics
3 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.41%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.41%) Spring
2 2 (2.41%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.20%) CESG
2 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
2 1 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.20%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 74 (89.16%) Windows
2 61 (73.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (56.63%) Windows Server
4 28 (33.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (10.84%) Windows 8
7 8 (9.64%) Windows XP
8 6 (7.23%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.02%) Windows Vista
10 4 (4.82%) Linux
10 4 (4.82%) Mac OS X
11 3 (3.61%) Unix
12 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) ITIL
2 6 (7.23%) Line Management
2 6 (7.23%) Service Delivery
3 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (4.82%) Change Management
3 4 (4.82%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (4.82%) Patch Management
3 4 (4.82%) Programme Management
4 3 (3.61%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (3.61%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.41%) MVC
5 2 (2.41%) Network Management
6 1 (1.20%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (1.20%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.20%) Process Management
6 1 (1.20%) Scrum
6 1 (1.20%) Service Management
6 1 (1.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
1 3 (3.61%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) Java
3 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (24.10%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (21.69%) MCSE
4 14 (16.87%) CCNA
5 13 (15.66%) Security Cleared
5 13 (15.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (14.46%) MCSA
7 11 (13.25%) CCNP
7 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
8 7 (8.43%) MCP
9 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.20%) CCDA
10 1 (1.20%) Degree
10 1 (1.20%) HNC
10 1 (1.20%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.25%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (59.04%) Active Directory
2 30 (36.14%) XenApp
2 30 (36.14%) XenDesktop
3 14 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.82%) vSphere
5 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.20%) Firmware
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Backup Exec
1 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (3.61%) SCCM
2 1 (1.20%) Cacti
2 1 (1.20%) Nagios
2 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 68 (81.93%) VMware
2 64 (77.11%) Microsoft
3 33 (39.76%) Citrix
4 9 (10.84%) Cisco
5 4 (4.82%) SAP
6 3 (3.61%) Apple
6 3 (3.61%) HP
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle
7 2 (2.41%) Veeam
8 1 (1.20%) Dell
8 1 (1.20%) F5
8 1 (1.20%) Juniper
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.20%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
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