The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 94 91 103
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.56% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.27% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £49,500 £31,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -33.68%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1219 1104 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.52% 97.18% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 969 1148
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Crawley - 7 £49,500 -
Gatwick - 5 - -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
4 8 (72.73%) SAN
5 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
5 7 (63.64%) vSphere
6 6 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (54.55%) Cisco
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
6 6 (54.55%) Citrix
6 6 (54.55%) Juniper
7 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (45.45%) ITIL
7 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
7 5 (45.45%) XenApp
7 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (45.45%) Supplier Management
7 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
8 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 4 (36.36%) DNS
9 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
9 3 (27.27%) EqualLogic
9 3 (27.27%) Firewall
9 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (18.18%) Finance
10 2 (18.18%) NetBackup

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) SSH
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) IPv4
5 2 (18.18%) OSPF
5 2 (18.18%) BGP
5 2 (18.18%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EqualLogic
2 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) CentOS
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
2 5 (45.45%) Supplier Management
3 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (18.18%) Document Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) vSphere
4 5 (45.45%) XenApp
5 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 6 (54.55%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) Fortinet
4 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 2 (18.18%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle