The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 53
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 0 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 1.82% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.90% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 8
Median salary - £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year -2.85% -1.40%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 220 474 410
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 90.16% 95.76% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 173 321 333
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Cheltenham

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Cheltenham

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Cheltenham region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Line Management
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware