The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands 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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 194 201 202
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 38 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.35% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 14 17
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,600 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,875 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +0.71%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5540 5414 5212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.55% 95.87% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4481 4320
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 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
Birmingham -3 21 £32,500 - 1
Staffordshire 0 9 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Shropshire - 2 £29,100 -
Warwickshire - 2 £35,000 -
Dudley - 1 £25,000 -
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 West Midlands region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (75.00%) Windows
2 50 (69.44%) Active Directory
3 41 (56.94%) VMware
4 38 (52.78%) Windows Server
5 33 (45.83%) MS Exchange
6 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 30 (41.67%) DNS
8 28 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (33.33%) VPN
10 23 (31.94%) DHCP
11 22 (30.56%) LAN
11 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (29.17%) Hyper-V
12 21 (29.17%) IBM
13 20 (27.78%) SAN
14 19 (26.39%) HP
14 19 (26.39%) Firewall
15 18 (25.00%) Cisco
15 18 (25.00%) WAN
16 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
16 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (22.22%) Symantec
17 16 (22.22%) VLAN
18 15 (20.83%) Veeam
19 14 (19.44%) Norton AntiVirus
19 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
19 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
19 14 (19.44%) Citrix
20 13 (18.06%) ITIL
20 13 (18.06%) MS Excel

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 33 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (13.89%) IIS
4 9 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (12.50%) IBM Domino
5 8 (11.11%) Apache
5 8 (11.11%) IBM Notes
5 8 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.78%) Documentum
8 2 (2.78%) Exstream Dialogue
8 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.39%) Site Server
9 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.94%) Office 365
3 2 (2.78%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.67%) DNS
2 24 (33.33%) VPN
3 23 (31.94%) DHCP
4 22 (30.56%) LAN
5 20 (27.78%) SAN
6 19 (26.39%) Firewall
7 18 (25.00%) WAN
8 16 (22.22%) VLAN
9 13 (18.06%) TCP/IP
10 11 (15.28%) Network Security
11 9 (12.50%) SMTP
12 8 (11.11%) HTTP
12 8 (11.11%) ICMP
12 8 (11.11%) SSL
12 8 (11.11%) Telnet
13 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
13 2 (2.78%) Internet
13 2 (2.78%) MPLS
13 2 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
14 1 (1.39%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (11.11%) Legal
1 8 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Law
2 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Replication
2 5 (6.94%) Tandem
3 4 (5.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 54 (75.00%) Windows
2 38 (52.78%) Windows Server
3 28 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 11 (15.28%) Linux
8 9 (12.50%) Windows 10
9 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.78%) Unix
11 1 (1.39%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.06%) ITIL
2 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (11.11%) Data Security
3 5 (6.94%) Mentoring
3 5 (6.94%) Network Design
4 4 (5.56%) Coaching
4 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 4 (5.56%) Patch Management
4 4 (5.56%) Server Patching
5 3 (4.17%) Remediation Plan
6 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.78%) Migration
6 2 (2.78%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.78%) Project Management
6 2 (2.78%) Server Building
7 1 (1.39%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.39%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.39%) ITSM
7 1 (1.39%) Process Management
7 1 (1.39%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.50%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.67%) MCSE
3 8 (11.11%) CCNA
3 8 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (11.11%) Degree
3 8 (11.11%) MCSA
4 7 (9.72%) MCP
5 5 (6.94%) CCNP
6 1 (1.39%) MCITP
6 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (69.44%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (29.17%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (6.94%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.56%) Firmware
6 4 (5.56%) vSphere
7 2 (2.78%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.78%) XenApp
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (19.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 8 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 7 (9.72%) SCCM
3 7 (9.72%) WSUS
4 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (56.94%) VMware
2 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 21 (29.17%) IBM
4 19 (26.39%) HP
5 18 (25.00%) Cisco
6 16 (22.22%) Symantec
7 15 (20.83%) Veeam
8 14 (19.44%) Citrix
9 9 (12.50%) Acronis
9 9 (12.50%) EMC
10 8 (11.11%) Brocade
11 6 (8.33%) Kaspersky
11 6 (8.33%) Sophos
12 5 (6.94%) Genesys
12 5 (6.94%) Juniper
13 4 (5.56%) SolarWinds
14 2 (2.78%) NetApp
14 2 (2.78%) Oracle
14 2 (2.78%) SonicWALL
15 1 (1.39%) Siemens
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