Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £28,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 October 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
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 210 245
Rank change year-on-year +3 +35 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 13 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.28% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.39% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 9
Leeds median annual salary £28,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.75% +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £41,000 £42,500 £49,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £28,500 £32,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year -12.31% -14.47% +31.03%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4578 5359 6790
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 98.04% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3882 4545 5370
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Leeds

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Leeds

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Leeds region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) Firewall
4 10 (76.92%) SAN
4 10 (76.92%) MPLS
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (69.23%) ITIL
6 8 (61.54%) WAN
6 8 (61.54%) Cisco
6 8 (61.54%) HP
6 8 (61.54%) LAN
6 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
6 8 (61.54%) Avaya
6 8 (61.54%) OpenSIPS
6 8 (61.54%) F5
6 8 (61.54%) ITIL V3
6 8 (61.54%) Asterisk PBX
7 5 (38.46%) VoIP
8 2 (15.38%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 2 (15.38%) Veeam
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 7

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) MPLS
2 10 (76.92%) SAN
3 8 (61.54%) Asterisk PBX
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
4 5 (38.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL V3
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) OpenSIPS
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Avaya
3 8 (61.54%) Cisco
3 8 (61.54%) F5
3 8 (61.54%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Veeam