Period
to 21 January 2020

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Plymouth during the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Third Line Engineer
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 27 18
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 9.20% 1.59% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.64% 1.60% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Plymouth median annual salary £33,000 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +23.64% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £38,750 £36,000 £28,750
Devon median annual salary £33,000 £42,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year -21.43% +34.40% +13.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth. 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
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies in Plymouth with a recognized job title 83 125 72
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.40% 99.21% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 68 81 60
Plymouth median annual salary £37,373 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.78% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,100 £24,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,650 £52,500 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Plymouth

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Plymouth

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 3rd Line Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Plymouth region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) Azure
1 8 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (62.50%) Windows

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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:

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Azure
1 8 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Unified Communications
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Mentoring
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) VMware