The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 27 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 179 175
Rank change year-on-year +24 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 7 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.27% 0.061% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.063% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 14
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £29,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £37,500
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 Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2523 3189 3656
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.41% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2615 2943
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 27 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 Leeds region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (73.33%) ITIL
5 10 (66.67%) Cisco
5 10 (66.67%) VMware
5 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (60.00%) Avaya
6 9 (60.00%) LAN
6 9 (60.00%) WAN
7 8 (53.33%) HP
8 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (46.67%) SAN
8 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
8 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
9 6 (40.00%) MCSA
9 6 (40.00%) VoIP
9 6 (40.00%) VPN
9 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (33.33%) Firewall
11 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (20.00%) MPLS
12 3 (20.00%) DNS
12 3 (20.00%) DHCP
12 3 (20.00%) Linux
12 3 (20.00%) SCOM
12 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (20.00%) F5

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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) VoIP
3 6 (40.00%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) MPLS
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
1 13 (86.67%) Windows Server
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (13.33%) Case Management
4 2 (13.33%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) CCA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) DICOM
1 1 (6.67%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) OpenSIPS
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 10 (66.67%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Avaya
4 8 (53.33%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) LexisNexis
7 1 (6.67%) EMC
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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