The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 29 June 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 68
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - - 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £34,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.71% -7.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 332 576 510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 97.36% 94.58% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1205 2088 2247
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Tyne and Wear

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Tyne and Wear

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (100.00%) vCenter Server
2 5 (83.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 5 (83.33%) Extreme Networks
2 5 (83.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 5 (83.33%) Presales
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec
2 5 (83.33%) Sophos
2 5 (83.33%) HP

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) DMZ
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon RDS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 5 (83.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
1 5 (83.33%) Presales
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) vCenter Server
2 5 (83.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) Extreme Networks
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Sophos
2 5 (83.33%) Symantec