The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
England / South West
Rank 207 195 207
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 22 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.98% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 1.01% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 48 36
Median salary £31,000 £32,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.61% -6.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £30,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4848 5643 5814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.69% 96.73% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4042 4659 4875
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in the South West

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in the South West

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in the South West over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support Engineer in the South West

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +18 14 £32,500 -5.79%
Devon - 3 £24,000 -
Bristol -2 2 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Somerset - 2 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire -6 1 £30,000 -4.76%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (89.39%) Windows
2 50 (75.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 49 (74.24%) Microsoft
3 49 (74.24%) VMware
4 42 (63.64%) MS Exchange
5 39 (59.09%) MS Excel
5 39 (59.09%) Active Directory
5 39 (59.09%) Windows Server
6 35 (53.03%) Office 365
7 34 (51.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 24 (36.36%) Citrix
8 24 (36.36%) ITIL
8 24 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 23 (34.85%) SAN
9 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (31.82%) XenApp
10 21 (31.82%) XenDesktop
11 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (22.73%) Firewall
13 15 (22.73%) MCSE
14 11 (16.67%) SLA
14 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (15.15%) Finance
15 10 (15.15%) CCNA
16 9 (13.64%) CCNP
16 9 (13.64%) MCP
16 9 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 42 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 34 (51.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.52%) Apache
6 1 (1.52%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 39 (59.09%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (53.03%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.85%) SAN
2 15 (22.73%) Firewall
3 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.09%) DHCP
4 6 (9.09%) LAN
4 6 (9.09%) WAN
5 3 (4.55%) DNS
5 3 (4.55%) Internet
6 2 (3.03%) VoIP
6 2 (3.03%) Wireless
7 1 (1.52%) IPv4
7 1 (1.52%) IPv6
7 1 (1.52%) LDAP
7 1 (1.52%) NAS
7 1 (1.52%) OSPF
7 1 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.52%) RIP
7 1 (1.52%) SSL
7 1 (1.52%) VLAN
7 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Ant
1 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.52%) Maven
1 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Electronics
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
1 2 (3.03%) Spring
1 2 (3.03%) Spring MVC
2 1 (1.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.52%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.52%) Internet of Things
2 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.52%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 59 (89.39%) Windows
2 50 (75.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 39 (59.09%) Windows Server
4 23 (34.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (10.61%) Windows 8
7 6 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 5 (7.58%) Windows Vista
9 3 (4.55%) Linux
9 3 (4.55%) Unix
9 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (4.55%) Line Management
2 3 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (4.55%) Network Management
2 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
2 3 (4.55%) Service Delivery
2 3 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (3.03%) Data Protection
3 2 (3.03%) MVC
4 1 (1.52%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
4 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.52%) Process Management
4 1 (1.52%) Scrum
4 1 (1.52%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (1.52%) Time Management
4 1 (1.52%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) SQL
2 2 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (24.24%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (22.73%) MCSE
4 10 (15.15%) CCNA
5 9 (13.64%) CCNP
5 9 (13.64%) MCP
5 9 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (12.12%) MCSA
7 7 (10.61%) Security Cleared
8 6 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.52%) DBS Check
10 1 (1.52%) HNC
10 1 (1.52%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 21 (31.82%) XenApp
2 21 (31.82%) XenDesktop
3 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 49 (74.24%) Microsoft
1 49 (74.24%) VMware
2 24 (36.36%) Citrix
3 7 (10.61%) Cisco
4 3 (4.55%) SAP
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) NEC
6 1 (1.52%) Veeam
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