Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire 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 East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 157 156 183
Rank change year-on-year -1 +27 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 20 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.66% 0.51% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.52% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 5
Oxfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -4.11%
10th Percentile £22,375 £33,200 £28,100
90th Percentile £34,500 £41,000 £39,500
South East median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% -2.60% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2925 2861 3157
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 97.05% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2435 2333 2590
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire 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
Witney - 11 £32,500 -
Oxford +1 6 - - 1
Abingdon +5 2 £28,500 -18.57%
Banbury - 1 £35,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

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 Oxfordshire region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) DHCP
2 19 (95.00%) DNS
3 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
4 17 (85.00%) Office 365
5 16 (80.00%) Hyper-V
6 14 (70.00%) VMware
7 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
7 12 (60.00%) SCCM
7 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (60.00%) HP
7 12 (60.00%) SAN
8 11 (55.00%) Migration
8 11 (55.00%) Skype for Business
8 11 (55.00%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (55.00%) Skype
9 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (45.00%) Apple
9 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
11 7 (35.00%) Veeam
11 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
11 7 (35.00%) vSphere
11 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
11 7 (35.00%) Cisco
11 7 (35.00%) Citrix

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 11 (55.00%) Skype for Business
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (45.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) Office 365
2 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (30.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (30.00%) IaaS
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (30.00%) PaaS
2 6 (30.00%) SaaS
2 6 (30.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) DHCP
1 19 (95.00%) DNS
2 12 (60.00%) SAN
3 11 (55.00%) Skype
4 6 (30.00%) Kerberos
4 6 (30.00%) LDAP
4 6 (30.00%) PBX
4 6 (30.00%) PSTN
4 6 (30.00%) VLAN
4 6 (30.00%) VPN
5 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (10.00%) LAN
7 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) BYOD
1 6 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (30.00%) PKI
2 4 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 4 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Kalman Filter
1 11 (55.00%) Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (30.00%) Email Filtering
2 6 (30.00%) Identity Management
2 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (30.00%) Patch Management
2 6 (30.00%) Service Design
2 6 (30.00%) Service Management
2 6 (30.00%) Task Automation
3 5 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (25.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Presales
3 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (25.00%) Web Filtering
4 4 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (35.00%) vSphere
5 5 (25.00%) XenApp
5 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (10.00%) vCloud
7 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) SCCM
2 7 (35.00%) SCOM
3 6 (30.00%) Puppet
3 6 (30.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (30.00%) Terraform
4 5 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (25.00%) SmoothWall
4 5 (25.00%) WSUS
5 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) HP
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Apple
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco
4 7 (35.00%) Citrix
4 7 (35.00%) Dell
4 7 (35.00%) Veeam
5 5 (25.00%) Sophos
5 5 (25.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.00%) Acronis
6 2 (10.00%) Aruba
6 2 (10.00%) EqualLogic
7 1 (5.00%) CommVault
7 1 (5.00%) Intel
7 1 (5.00%) NetApp