The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 99 78
Rank change year-on-year 0 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 2 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.22% 0.52% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.53% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 17
Median salary £31,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 894 952 1017
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.54% 98.25% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 715 726 839
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Gloucestershire

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

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +14 2 £31,000 +3.33%
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 25 June 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft