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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 200 197 188
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 23 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.32% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.33% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 44
Median salary £35,000 £28,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -21.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
5405 4923 5558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.10% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4148 4894
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -7 12 £34,500 +2.98%
Staffordshire -8 3 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Warwickshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Walsall - 2 £32,500 -
Herefordshire - 2 £45,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
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 5 December 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 46 (75.41%) Active Directory
2 44 (72.13%) Windows
3 36 (59.02%) VMware
4 31 (50.82%) MS Exchange
5 30 (49.18%) Windows Server
6 29 (47.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (45.90%) DNS
8 26 (42.62%) DHCP
9 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
9 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (32.79%) VPN
11 19 (31.15%) Cisco
11 19 (31.15%) Firewall
12 18 (29.51%) Hyper-V
12 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (26.23%) SAN
14 15 (24.59%) IBM
14 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
14 15 (24.59%) VLAN
14 15 (24.59%) Office 365
15 14 (22.95%) ITIL
15 14 (22.95%) SQL
15 14 (22.95%) Symantec
15 14 (22.95%) Norton AntiVirus
16 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
16 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
16 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2013
16 13 (21.31%) Veeam
16 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (19.67%) Virtual Servers

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 31 (50.82%) MS Exchange
2 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (13.11%) Apache
3 8 (13.11%) IBM Domino
3 8 (13.11%) IIS
4 7 (11.48%) IBM Notes
5 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.64%) Site Server
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (24.59%) Office 365
3 5 (8.20%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.92%) IaaS
4 3 (4.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (45.90%) DNS
2 26 (42.62%) DHCP
3 20 (32.79%) VPN
4 19 (31.15%) Firewall
5 16 (26.23%) SAN
6 15 (24.59%) VLAN
7 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
8 11 (18.03%) LAN
8 11 (18.03%) Network Security
8 11 (18.03%) WAN
9 9 (14.75%) SMTP
10 8 (13.11%) HTTP
10 8 (13.11%) ICMP
10 8 (13.11%) SSL
10 8 (13.11%) Telnet
11 4 (6.56%) Skype
12 2 (3.28%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (1.64%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (11.48%) Legal
1 7 (11.48%) Retail
2 1 (1.64%) Advertising
2 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (9.84%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 44 (72.13%) Windows
2 30 (49.18%) Windows Server
3 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.75%) Linux
4 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (6.56%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) ITIL
2 10 (16.39%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 10 (16.39%) Patch Management
2 10 (16.39%) Server Patching
3 8 (13.11%) Data Security
4 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.28%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.28%) Network Design
7 2 (3.28%) Project Management
7 2 (3.28%) Server Building
8 1 (1.64%) ERP
8 1 (1.64%) Migration
8 1 (1.64%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 9 (14.75%) MCSE
3 8 (13.11%) MCSA
4 7 (11.48%) MCP
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.28%) CCIE
6 2 (3.28%) CCNA
6 2 (3.28%) CCNP
6 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 46 (75.41%) Active Directory
2 29 (47.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (29.51%) Hyper-V
4 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 12 (19.67%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.92%) vSphere
7 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (19.67%) SCCM
3 8 (13.11%) Tivoli
4 5 (8.20%) Backup Exec
5 4 (6.56%) WSUS
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (3.28%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) VMware
2 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
3 19 (31.15%) Cisco
4 15 (24.59%) IBM
5 14 (22.95%) Symantec
6 13 (21.31%) Veeam
7 10 (16.39%) Citrix
7 10 (16.39%) HP
7 10 (16.39%) SolarWinds
8 9 (14.75%) Acronis
9 8 (13.11%) Brocade
9 8 (13.11%) EMC
10 6 (9.84%) Kaspersky
10 6 (9.84%) Sophos
11 5 (8.20%) NetApp
12 3 (4.92%) Intel Security
13 2 (3.28%) Avaya
13 2 (3.28%) SonicWALL
14 1 (1.64%) Panasonic
14 1 (1.64%) Webroot
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