The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 301 304 301
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 17 23 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 30
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £28,700 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -2.98%
3rd Line Support Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10440 11106 11887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.14% 93.20% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 8854 9715 10915
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the City of London region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) VMware
3 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
4 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
8 9 (34.62%) SAN
8 9 (34.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (30.77%) Firewall
9 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (30.77%) ITIL
10 7 (26.92%) Linux
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
10 7 (26.92%) MCSE
11 6 (23.08%) DNS
11 6 (23.08%) Symantec
11 6 (23.08%) Cisco
11 6 (23.08%) Finance
11 6 (23.08%) MCITP
11 6 (23.08%) SCCM
12 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (19.23%) SLA
12 5 (19.23%) WAN
12 5 (19.23%) DHCP
12 5 (19.23%) UNIX
12 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.54%) Lync
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.69%) WorkSite
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) SAN
2 8 (30.77%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) DNS
4 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 5 (19.23%) DHCP
5 4 (15.38%) LAN
5 4 (15.38%) VoIP
5 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 4 (15.38%) NAS
6 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
6 3 (11.54%) BGP
7 2 (7.69%) ADSL
7 2 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (7.69%) MPLS
7 2 (7.69%) VPLS
8 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
8 1 (3.85%) GSM
8 1 (3.85%) LDAP
8 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Law
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Replication
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) EqualLogic
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Animation
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (26.92%) Linux
6 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
8 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
9 1 (3.85%) CentOS
9 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Change Management
2 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.85%) High Availability
3 1 (3.85%) 3D Animation
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (34.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (26.92%) MCSE
4 6 (23.08%) MCITP
5 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (15.38%) MCP
6 4 (15.38%) CCNA
7 3 (11.54%) MCSA
8 1 (3.85%) Degree
8 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) MCTS
8 1 (3.85%) CCSE
8 1 (3.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.85%) CCA
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 15 (57.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (11.54%) ISA Server
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.69%) XenApp
5 2 (7.69%) vSphere
5 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.85%) Samba
6 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) SCOM
3 2 (7.69%) WSUS
4 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) VMware
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (23.08%) Symantec
3 6 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.69%) Dell
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Cerillion
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Veritas
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (3.85%) JBoss
6 1 (3.85%) CyberSource
6 1 (3.85%) F5
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Posted: 5 days ago
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