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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 276 325 325
Rank change year-on-year
+49 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 21 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.094% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.10% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 9
Average salary £35,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.93% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,950 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £39,650 £49,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.46% -
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
9096 11804 11089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.44% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7803 9988 9542
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 40 (97.56%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) VMware
2 35 (85.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (65.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (63.41%) Citrix
5 25 (60.98%) DNS
6 24 (58.54%) MS Excel
7 23 (56.10%) DHCP
8 21 (51.22%) SLA
9 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
9 20 (48.78%) Service Delivery
9 20 (48.78%) Network Management
10 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
11 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (19.51%) SAN
13 8 (19.51%) SQL
13 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
15 6 (14.63%) Cisco
15 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
16 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
16 5 (12.20%) vSphere
16 5 (12.20%) HP
16 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
16 5 (12.20%) NetApp
17 4 (9.76%) Firewall
17 4 (9.76%) LAN
17 4 (9.76%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
2 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.88%) Lync
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.44%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (58.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) DNS
2 23 (56.10%) DHCP
3 8 (19.51%) SAN
4 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 4 (9.76%) LAN
4 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 4 (9.76%) NAS
5 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.88%) VPN
7 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.44%) VLAN
7 1 (2.44%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MS Access
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
1 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.44%) Statistics
1 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (65.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
6 4 (9.76%) Linux
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Service Delivery
1 20 (48.78%) Network Management
2 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
3 2 (4.88%) Change Management
3 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
3 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.44%) Server Building
4 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Management
4 1 (2.44%) Time Management
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL
4 1 (2.44%) Migration
4 1 (2.44%) ITSM
4 1 (2.44%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) MCSE
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.32%) CCA
2 3 (7.32%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (51.22%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.20%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) XenApp
6 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.88%) BitLocker
8 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) SCCM
1 3 (7.32%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.44%) WSUS
3 1 (2.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (2.44%) Unicenter
3 1 (2.44%) Netcool
3 1 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) VMware
2 26 (63.41%) Citrix
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco
5 5 (12.20%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) NetApp
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec
6 2 (4.88%) Dell
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
6 2 (4.88%) Altiris
6 2 (4.88%) Veeam
6 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.44%) Meraki
7 1 (2.44%) Bomgar
7 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.44%) Meridio
7 1 (2.44%) Juniper
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas
7 1 (2.44%) Apple