Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Stockport during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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

Third Line Engineer
Manchester > Stockport
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 49 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +61
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 14 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 3.76% 2.84% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 2.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 0
Stockport median annual salary £43,000 £31,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.51% - -
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £32,050 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.00% -19.88% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport. 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
Stockport
Permanent vacancies in Stockport with a recognized job title 366 381 422
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.39% 98.45% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 331 366 398
Stockport median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +15.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Stockport

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Stockport

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in Stockport over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Engineer in Stockport

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 Stockport region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 14 (100.00%) Office 365
2 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (92.86%) SAN
2 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
2 13 (92.86%) LAN
2 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 13 (92.86%) MCSE
2 13 (92.86%) ITIL
3 12 (85.71%) Web Services
3 12 (85.71%) SharePoint
3 12 (85.71%) DHCP
3 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 12 (85.71%) Terminal Services
3 12 (85.71%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (85.71%) vSphere
3 12 (85.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (85.71%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 12 (85.71%) SharePoint
1 12 (85.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) LAN
1 13 (92.86%) SAN
1 13 (92.86%) TCP/IP
1 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 12 (85.71%) DHCP
2 12 (85.71%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.14%) iPad
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
1 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) IT Audit
2 1 (7.14%) Presales
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (92.86%) MCSE
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (85.71%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (85.71%) Terminal Services
2 12 (85.71%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (85.71%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
2 1 (7.14%) Veeam