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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 236 235 217
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 24 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.38% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 30
Average salary £35,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.57% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £38,000 £34,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
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
7015 7621 7238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.77% 95.87% 94.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5870 6343 6195
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
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 4 August 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 4 August 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
Hertfordshire -7 9 £34,000 +13.33%
Essex - 9 £35,500 -
Cambridgeshire +6 6 £40,000 +5.26% 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 4 August 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 56 (96.55%) Windows
2 44 (75.86%) VMware
3 36 (62.07%) Citrix
4 29 (50.00%) SAN
4 29 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
6 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (34.48%) HP
8 19 (32.76%) Veeam
9 18 (31.03%) 3PAR
9 18 (31.03%) Lync
10 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (27.59%) DNS
11 15 (25.86%) DHCP
11 15 (25.86%) Cisco
12 14 (24.14%) MS Exchange
13 13 (22.41%) Office 365
14 12 (20.69%) Firewall
14 12 (20.69%) ITIL
15 11 (18.97%) SQL
15 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
16 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
16 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
17 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2013
17 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
18 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
19 7 (12.07%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (31.03%) Lync
2 14 (24.14%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (8.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.17%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.41%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.00%) SAN
2 16 (27.59%) DNS
3 15 (25.86%) DHCP
4 12 (20.69%) Firewall
5 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
6 5 (8.62%) VLAN
6 5 (8.62%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (5.17%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.72%) SSL
9 1 (1.72%) VPN
9 1 (1.72%) HTTP
9 1 (1.72%) SNMP
9 1 (1.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) OLAP
2 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.72%) Front Office
1 1 (1.72%) Back Office
1 1 (1.72%) Electronics
1 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
1 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) COM
1 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Replication
2 5 (8.62%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.17%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.17%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.72%) DTV
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.72%) Celerra
4 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 56 (96.55%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.45%) UNIX
6 2 (3.45%) Linux
7 1 (1.72%) CentOS
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) ITIL
2 5 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
3 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
3 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 4 (6.90%) Network Management
4 3 (5.17%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.72%) Change Management
5 1 (1.72%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Time Management
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.72%) Project Management
5 1 (1.72%) Service Management
5 1 (1.72%) Migration
5 1 (1.72%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.72%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) VBScript
4 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.72%) Ruby
4 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.72%) Java
4 1 (1.72%) Perl
4 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.07%) MCSE
3 6 (10.34%) MCSA
3 6 (10.34%) CCNA
4 5 (8.62%) MCITP
5 4 (6.90%) CCNP
5 4 (6.90%) MCP
6 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.72%) LPIC
7 1 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.72%) RHCE
7 1 (1.72%) CEH
7 1 (1.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.07%) vSphere
5 6 (10.34%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.17%) XenServer
6 3 (5.17%) Xen
6 3 (5.17%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.45%) XenApp
8 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.72%) Postfix
8 1 (1.72%) KVM
8 1 (1.72%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Backup Exec
1 5 (8.62%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (75.86%) VMware
2 36 (62.07%) Citrix
3 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
4 20 (34.48%) HP
5 19 (32.76%) Veeam
6 18 (31.03%) 3PAR
7 15 (25.86%) Cisco
8 7 (12.07%) Oracle
9 5 (8.62%) FalconStor
9 5 (8.62%) CommVault
10 3 (5.17%) Apple
11 2 (3.45%) Symantec
12 1 (1.72%) SAP
12 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.72%) NetApp
12 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.72%) Dell
12 1 (1.72%) EMC
Peterborough
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + overtime and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago