The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 220 225 219
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 39 39 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.54% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.56% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 38
Average salary £31,750 £40,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.62% +34.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £42,750 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6735 6957 6663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.55% 96.75% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5506 5648 5392
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Hertfordshire +21 30 £32,000 +6.66% 4
Cambridgeshire -6 6 £36,750 -8.12%
Bedfordshire 0 5 £30,000 -29.41%
Essex +1 2 £30,500 -21.29% 1
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 59 (78.67%) Windows
2 43 (57.33%) Windows Server
3 41 (54.67%) Active Directory
4 39 (52.00%) VMware
5 38 (50.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (48.00%) Firewall
7 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
8 30 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (38.67%) DHCP
10 27 (36.00%) DNS
11 25 (33.33%) TCP/IP
12 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (30.67%) Office 365
13 21 (28.00%) MS Exchange
14 20 (26.67%) VPN
14 20 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 19 (25.33%) Cisco
16 18 (24.00%) LAN
16 18 (24.00%) WAN
16 18 (24.00%) Windows 8
17 15 (20.00%) Citrix
18 12 (16.00%) ITIL
19 11 (14.67%) Windows XP
19 11 (14.67%) Dell
19 11 (14.67%) Wi-Fi
19 11 (14.67%) Hyper-V
20 10 (13.33%) Driving Licence
20 10 (13.33%) Google Apps
20 10 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
20 10 (13.33%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 21 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.00%) IIS
4 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.67%) Office 365
2 10 (13.33%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (48.00%) Firewall
2 29 (38.67%) DHCP
3 27 (36.00%) DNS
4 25 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 20 (26.67%) VPN
6 18 (24.00%) LAN
6 18 (24.00%) WAN
7 11 (14.67%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (13.33%) SAN
9 6 (8.00%) VLAN
10 4 (5.33%) Network Security
10 4 (5.33%) Spanning Tree
11 3 (4.00%) VPLS
12 2 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (2.67%) NetScaler
13 1 (1.33%) ADSL
13 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (1.33%) Internet
13 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.33%) Publishing
1 1 (1.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.33%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Celerra
4 3 (4.00%) CLARiiON
4 3 (4.00%) Clustering
4 3 (4.00%) EMC VNX
4 3 (4.00%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.33%) AS400
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.33%) Statistics
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
5 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (78.67%) Windows
2 43 (57.33%) Windows Server
3 38 (50.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (30.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (24.00%) Windows 8
7 11 (14.67%) Windows XP
8 7 (9.33%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.67%) Solaris
9 5 (6.67%) Unix
10 4 (5.33%) Linux
10 4 (5.33%) Windows 10
11 3 (4.00%) Mac OS
11 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) ITIL
2 10 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (9.33%) Change Management
3 7 (9.33%) Incident Management
3 7 (9.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 5 (6.67%) Case Management
4 5 (6.67%) Network Management
4 5 (6.67%) Presales
4 5 (6.67%) Project Management
4 5 (6.67%) Service Management
5 4 (5.33%) Network Design
6 3 (4.00%) High Availability
6 3 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.33%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.33%) Server Building
7 1 (1.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.33%) MCSA
2 7 (9.33%) MCSE
2 7 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.00%) MCDST
4 3 (4.00%) MCITP
4 3 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (54.67%) Active Directory
2 20 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle Clusterware
4 5 (6.67%) vSphere
5 4 (5.33%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.33%) XenApp
6 3 (4.00%) XenServer
7 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.33%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (6.67%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (5.33%) FortiGate
2 4 (5.33%) WSUS
3 3 (4.00%) SCCM
3 3 (4.00%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 39 (52.00%) VMware
2 34 (45.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (25.33%) Cisco
4 15 (20.00%) Citrix
5 11 (14.67%) Dell
6 10 (13.33%) Google
6 10 (13.33%) HP
7 6 (8.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.00%) NetApp
8 5 (6.67%) Apple
8 5 (6.67%) Northgate
8 5 (6.67%) Oracle
9 4 (5.33%) 3PAR
9 4 (5.33%) Avaya
9 4 (5.33%) Juniper
10 3 (4.00%) EMC
10 3 (4.00%) Intel Security
10 3 (4.00%) Novell
10 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.67%) Palo Alto
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