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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 236 218 246
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 32 33 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.42% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.49% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 32 29
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £35,000 £40,100
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -4.41%
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
7383 6803 8882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.23% 95.70% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6038 5815 7558
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 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 30 September 2014.

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 30 September 2014. 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 -23 14 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +3 12 £38,000 +16.92%
Suffolk - 3 £25,000 - 1
Bedfordshire -16 2 - - 1
Essex +3 1 £35,000 -11.94%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 44 (72.13%) Windows
2 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
3 31 (50.82%) VMware
4 30 (49.18%) MS Exchange
5 28 (45.90%) Active Directory
6 24 (39.34%) Citrix
7 19 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (29.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (29.51%) DNS
9 16 (26.23%) Firewall
10 15 (24.59%) LAN
10 15 (24.59%) WAN
10 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (22.95%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (21.31%) CCA
12 13 (21.31%) XenApp
13 12 (19.67%) DHCP
13 12 (19.67%) Linux
13 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (18.03%) ITIL
14 11 (18.03%) CCNA
14 11 (18.03%) XenDesktop
14 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
15 10 (16.39%) Cisco
15 10 (16.39%) SQL
15 10 (16.39%) MCSA
15 10 (16.39%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 30 (49.18%) MS Exchange
2 18 (29.51%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (9.84%) Lync
6 4 (6.56%) Apache
7 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Office 365
2 6 (9.84%) PaaS
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (29.51%) DNS
2 16 (26.23%) Firewall
3 15 (24.59%) LAN
3 15 (24.59%) WAN
4 12 (19.67%) DHCP
5 7 (11.48%) VoIP
5 7 (11.48%) VLAN
5 7 (11.48%) SAN
6 6 (9.84%) MPLS
6 6 (9.84%) PBX
6 6 (9.84%) ISDN
6 6 (9.84%) VPN
7 5 (8.20%) NetScaler
7 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.56%) HTTP
8 4 (6.56%) Internet
8 4 (6.56%) Wireless
8 4 (6.56%) NAS
9 3 (4.92%) Network Security
10 2 (3.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) MySQL
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
1 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
1 6 (9.84%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (72.13%) Windows
2 19 (31.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (19.67%) Linux
3 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.56%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.64%) Solaris
7 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
2 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
2 6 (9.84%) Coaching
3 5 (8.20%) Project Management
4 3 (4.92%) Change Control
4 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.28%) Change Management
6 1 (1.64%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.64%) Service Management
6 1 (1.64%) Security Management
6 1 (1.64%) Migration
6 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.64%) Network Management
6 1 (1.64%) ERP
6 1 (1.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 6 (9.84%) C
3 4 (6.56%) PHP
3 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) Citrix Certification
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (21.31%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (21.31%) CCA
3 11 (18.03%) CCNA
4 10 (16.39%) MCSA
5 9 (14.75%) Degree
6 8 (13.11%) MCP
6 8 (13.11%) MCSE
7 7 (11.48%) CCNP
7 7 (11.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (8.20%) NCDA
8 5 (8.20%) MCITP
9 3 (4.92%) CCSA
10 2 (3.28%) CCSE
10 2 (3.28%) MCTS
10 2 (3.28%) VCP5
11 1 (1.64%) CCEE
11 1 (1.64%) CCAA
11 1 (1.64%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (45.90%) Active Directory
2 18 (29.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (21.31%) XenApp
4 11 (18.03%) XenDesktop
4 11 (18.03%) Hyper-V
5 9 (14.75%) VMware ESX
6 6 (9.84%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.92%) vSphere
8 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (57.38%) Microsoft
2 31 (50.82%) VMware
3 24 (39.34%) Citrix
4 10 (16.39%) Cisco
5 9 (14.75%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.20%) NetApp
7 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.56%) AppSense
7 4 (6.56%) Websense
8 2 (3.28%) Veeam
8 2 (3.28%) Symantec
8 2 (3.28%) Intel
9 1 (1.64%) Sun
9 1 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (1.64%) Sage
9 1 (1.64%) McAfee
9 1 (1.64%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.64%) Kaseya
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