The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 194 202 202
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 14 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.13% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.13% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 2
Average salary £34,250 £28,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.23% -27.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,950 £41,750
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5050 5246 4625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.30% 95.04% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4222 4388 4062
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

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

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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Birmingham +11 5 £30,000 +15.38%
Shropshire +5 4 £35,000 +2.94%
Herefordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Coventry -4 1 £30,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 23 (65.71%) Citrix
1 23 (65.71%) MS Exchange
2 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
3 21 (60.00%) Windows
4 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
4 19 (54.29%) VMware
5 18 (51.43%) Hyper-V
6 17 (48.57%) XenApp
6 17 (48.57%) XenDesktop
6 17 (48.57%) Firewall
7 15 (42.86%) Cisco
8 14 (40.00%) SAN
8 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (40.00%) SCCM
9 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (37.14%) NetApp
9 13 (37.14%) HP
10 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (31.43%) SCOM
11 11 (31.43%) DNS
12 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (25.71%) XenServer
13 9 (25.71%) CheckPoint
13 9 (25.71%) AppSense
14 8 (22.86%) Symantec
14 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (22.86%) DHCP
14 8 (22.86%) ITIL

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 23 (65.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (17.14%) Lync
6 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
8 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
9 1 (2.86%) IIS
9 1 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) Firewall
2 14 (40.00%) SAN
3 11 (31.43%) DNS
4 8 (22.86%) DHCP
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
6 5 (14.29%) VoIP
6 5 (14.29%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (8.57%) DDNS
8 2 (5.71%) IPsec
9 1 (2.86%) VLAN
9 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.86%) NAS
9 1 (2.86%) LAN
9 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) COM
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.57%) Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.57%) Change Management
3 3 (8.57%) Security Management
3 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.71%) Validation
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (11.43%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.57%) MCSE
4 3 (8.57%) MCITP
5 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.86%) CCA
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) Active Directory
2 18 (51.43%) Hyper-V
3 17 (48.57%) XenApp
3 17 (48.57%) XenDesktop
4 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (25.71%) XenServer
6 7 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (14.29%) IAG
7 5 (14.29%) UAG
7 5 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (14.29%) ISA Server
8 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
8 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
8 3 (8.57%) VMware Server
8 3 (8.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (40.00%) SCCM
2 11 (31.43%) SCOM
3 5 (14.29%) Cacti
3 5 (14.29%) WSUS
3 5 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Citrix
2 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) VMware
3 15 (42.86%) Cisco
4 13 (37.14%) HP
4 13 (37.14%) NetApp
5 9 (25.71%) AppSense
5 9 (25.71%) CheckPoint
6 8 (22.86%) Symantec
7 7 (20.00%) SonicWALL
8 5 (14.29%) SolarWinds
8 5 (14.29%) EMC
9 3 (8.57%) WatchGuard
10 2 (5.71%) Lotus
10 2 (5.71%) Dell
11 1 (2.86%) IBM
11 1 (2.86%) Juniper
11 1 (2.86%) McAfee
11 1 (2.86%) Acronis
11 1 (2.86%) Twitter
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago