The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 158 181 169
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 14 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.23% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 3
Average salary £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3501 3712 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.18% 95.50% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2878 3060 2557
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 East Midlands

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 6 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire +5 5 £30,000 -14.28%
Lincolnshire -2 2 £21,500 -28.33%
Nottinghamshire -10 1 £37,500 +25.00%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (30.00%) SCCM
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) LAN
7 6 (30.00%) WAN
8 5 (25.00%) SAN
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (20.00%) MS Office
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (15.00%) Firewall
10 3 (15.00%) MCSE
10 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.00%) HP
10 3 (15.00%) DNS
10 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (55.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Lync
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) WAN
1 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 5 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) OSPF
5 1 (5.00%) BGP
5 1 (5.00%) FWSM
5 1 (5.00%) OpenFlow
5 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (45.00%) Cisco
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.00%) F5
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Websense
5 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.00%) Open-E
5 1 (5.00%) Avaya
5 1 (5.00%) Juniper
5 1 (5.00%) CommVault
5 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (5.00%) TippingPoint