The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 69 75 65
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.62% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +8.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
3rd Line Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
627 684 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.36% 96.88% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 536 543 547
Average salary £35,000 £35,426 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Staffordshire region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - -
Burton-upon-Trent +5 1 £26,000 +4.00%
3rd Line Support Engineer
West Midlands

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) Server Building
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Site Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Server
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee