The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 46 - 65
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.55% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £27,000 - £35,000
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 Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 370 402 450
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.61% 97.10% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 337 359 378
Median salary £35,000 £35,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.70% -11.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £50,000
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
2 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) SMTP
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) SAN
3 5 (71.43%) DMZ
3 5 (71.43%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) Clustering

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 6 (85.71%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) DMZ
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) SMTP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 5 (71.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (71.43%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) VMware ESX
3 5 (71.43%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Dell
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Extreme Networks
3 5 (71.43%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) AppSense
4 1 (14.29%) Intel Security
4 1 (14.29%) Qualys
4 1 (14.29%) Tripwire