Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Third Line Support Engineer
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 98 97
Rank change year-on-year -24 -1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 7 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.44% 0.44% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.46% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Basingstoke median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £28,250 £36,125 £27,000
90th Percentile £41,450 £47,500 £45,000
Hampshire median annual salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year +6.56% -4.69% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 1,578 1,086 985
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.38% 95.26% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,205 998 889
Basingstoke median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +16.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £25,950 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,905 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.01% +2.26% -5.88%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Basingstoke

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Basingstoke

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Basingstoke

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 3rd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
5 2 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
5 2 (28.57%) SAN
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Service Management
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
6 1 (14.29%) Law

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) A+ Certification
1 2 (28.57%) CompTIA Security+
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) vCenter Server
3 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Veeam