Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 22 November 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 155 135
Rank change year-on-year +23 -20 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 4 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.27% 0.44% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.45% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 10
Gloucestershire median annual salary £31,000 £32,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.34% +3.97% +5.00%
10th Percentile £29,500 £30,275 £27,500
90th Percentile £32,500 £35,275 £38,000
South West median annual salary £34,356 £33,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +1.52% +1.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1458 2203 1962
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 97.26% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1839 1598
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +20 2 - - 1
Cheltenham +15 2 £31,000 -4.62% 1
3rd Line Support Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Gloucestershire 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
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) HPUX
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) AVG
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) McAfee
4 1 (25.00%) Meraki
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam