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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 236 247 243
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 27 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 20
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
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
7296 7886 7544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.55% 95.31% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6073 6621 6534
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 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
Cambridgeshire +18 10 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hertfordshire -9 9 £34,000 +7.08% 1
Essex - 7 £35,500 - 1
Suffolk -8 1 £35,000 -6.66%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 62 (93.94%) Windows
2 54 (81.82%) VMware
3 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
4 36 (54.55%) SAN
5 33 (50.00%) Citrix
6 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
7 22 (33.33%) Cisco
7 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (31.82%) HP
9 20 (30.30%) MS Excel
9 20 (30.30%) 3PAR
10 18 (27.27%) Veeam
10 18 (27.27%) Lync
10 18 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
11 17 (25.76%) DNS
12 16 (24.24%) DHCP
12 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 15 (22.73%) SQL
14 12 (18.18%) Firewall
14 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (16.67%) vSphere
16 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V
16 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
16 10 (15.15%) Replication
16 10 (15.15%) Oracle
16 10 (15.15%) ITIL
17 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
17 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
17 9 (13.64%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 18 (27.27%) Lync
2 17 (25.76%) MS Exchange
3 12 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.58%) IIS
6 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
7 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.52%) JBoss
8 1 (1.52%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (54.55%) SAN
2 17 (25.76%) DNS
3 16 (24.24%) DHCP
4 12 (18.18%) Firewall
5 9 (13.64%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
6 7 (10.61%) VLAN
7 6 (9.09%) VPN
8 4 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (4.55%) iSCSI
9 3 (4.55%) SSL
9 3 (4.55%) LAN
9 3 (4.55%) WAN
10 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) OLAP
2 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) MySQL
General
1 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
2 1 (1.52%) Front Office
2 1 (1.52%) Back Office
2 1 (1.52%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) Web Services
2 2 (3.03%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Replication
2 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.55%) FlexPod
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.52%) DTV
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (93.94%) Windows
2 22 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.03%) UNIX
7 2 (3.03%) Linux
8 1 (1.52%) CentOS
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.15%) ITIL
1 10 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (6.06%) Network Management
2 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
3 3 (4.55%) Capacity Management
3 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.03%) Web Services Management
4 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.52%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.52%) Project Management
5 1 (1.52%) Migration
5 1 (1.52%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.52%) Logistics
5 1 (1.52%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.52%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.52%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.52%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.73%) SQL
2 5 (7.58%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.03%) VB
4 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.52%) Ruby
4 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.52%) Java
4 1 (1.52%) Perl
4 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.12%) CCNA
3 6 (9.09%) MCSE
4 5 (7.58%) MCSA
4 5 (7.58%) CCNP
4 5 (7.58%) MCITP
5 3 (4.55%) MCP
6 2 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.52%) LPIC
7 1 (1.52%) RHCE
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.52%) CCEA
7 1 (1.52%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 38 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 18 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.67%) vSphere
4 10 (15.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 4 (6.06%) Terminal Services
7 3 (4.55%) Xen
8 2 (3.03%) Firmware
8 2 (3.03%) XenApp
8 2 (3.03%) XenServer
9 1 (1.52%) Postfix
9 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.52%) KVM
9 1 (1.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) Backup Exec
2 5 (7.58%) SCCM
3 4 (6.06%) SCOM
3 4 (6.06%) WSUS
4 3 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (3.03%) ZENworks
6 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 54 (81.82%) VMware
2 33 (50.00%) Citrix
3 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 22 (33.33%) Cisco
5 21 (31.82%) HP
6 20 (30.30%) 3PAR
7 18 (27.27%) Veeam
8 10 (15.15%) Oracle
9 9 (13.64%) CommVault
9 9 (13.64%) FalconStor
10 5 (7.58%) Symantec
11 3 (4.55%) Apple
11 3 (4.55%) EMC
12 2 (3.03%) Imperva
12 2 (3.03%) WatchGuard
12 2 (3.03%) Novell
13 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.52%) SAP
13 1 (1.52%) Dell
13 1 (1.52%) SonicWALL
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