The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales 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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 93 96 93
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 13 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.96% 0.99% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.01% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 13
Median salary £27,500 £24,250 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.40% -33.56%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1309 1392 1291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.39% 98.24% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1162 1123
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Wales

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
South Wales +7 13 £27,500 +13.40%
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Wales region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Firewall
3 17 (89.47%) VMware
3 17 (89.47%) MS Exchange
3 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
4 16 (84.21%) Office 365
5 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (78.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (78.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (78.95%) SLA
6 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
8 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
9 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
10 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (31.58%) CCNP
11 6 (31.58%) ITIL
11 6 (31.58%) MCSE
12 4 (21.05%) Linux
12 4 (21.05%) DNS
12 4 (21.05%) NETGEAR
12 4 (21.05%) Veeam
13 3 (15.79%) VoIP
13 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
14 2 (10.53%) DHCP
14 2 (10.53%) FTP
14 2 (10.53%) SQL
14 2 (10.53%) MS Office

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 17 (89.47%) MS Exchange
2 15 (78.95%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (78.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (84.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) VoIP
4 2 (10.53%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) FTP
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) NAS
4 2 (10.53%) PBX
4 2 (10.53%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 1 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (5.26%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
5 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (31.58%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) NETGEAR
2 4 (21.05%) Veeam
3 2 (10.53%) Sage