The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 129 127 120
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 2 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.11% 0.44% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.45% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 9
Median salary £26,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% +14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -2.85% -2.77%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1744 1775 1886
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.21% 96.78% 97.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1551 1586
Median salary £43,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.09% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Bristol

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Bristol

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Vista
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
2 5 (71.43%) MCP
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) CCNP
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) SAN
6 1 (14.29%) HNC
6 1 (14.29%) HND
6 1 (14.29%) MCSE
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (14.29%) WSUS

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Vista
2 5 (71.43%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) HNC
3 1 (14.29%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
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