The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 29 March 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 60 90
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 0 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 3.25% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.29% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 2
Median salary - £30,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.85%  
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 Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 363 700 780
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 96.80% 98.87% 99.11%
Number of salaries quoted 327 527 674
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Dorset

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Dorset

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Dorset region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
1 20 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 20 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 20 (100.00%) Office 365
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 20 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 20 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 20 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 20 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 20 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (100.00%) XenApp
1 20 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Citrix
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) VMware
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago