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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 241 226 271
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 24 17 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 15
Average salary £37,250 £31,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.16% -22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +1.53%
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
7563 6612 8653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.68% 96.43% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6203 5330 7505
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Cambridgeshire -3 7 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Hertfordshire -29 6 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Suffolk +12 4 £26,250 -12.50%
Bedfordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Essex - 3 £46,500 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 49 (84.48%) Windows
2 37 (63.79%) VMware
3 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
5 28 (48.28%) MS Exchange
6 27 (46.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (37.93%) Citrix
8 21 (36.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (27.59%) Cisco
11 16 (27.59%) LAN
11 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (25.86%) WAN
13 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (24.14%) VMware ESX
14 13 (22.41%) DNS
15 11 (18.97%) XenApp
16 10 (17.24%) XenDesktop
16 10 (17.24%) MCSE
16 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
16 10 (17.24%) Linux
16 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
16 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (15.52%) ITIL
18 8 (13.79%) VPN
18 8 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
18 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
19 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2013
19 7 (12.07%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 28 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (12.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (10.34%) Lync
6 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (5.17%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) PaaS
2 5 (8.62%) Office 365
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) LAN
2 15 (25.86%) WAN
3 13 (22.41%) DNS
4 8 (13.79%) VPN
5 7 (12.07%) Firewall
5 7 (12.07%) VLAN
5 7 (12.07%) SAN
5 7 (12.07%) DHCP
6 6 (10.34%) PBX
6 6 (10.34%) VoIP
6 6 (10.34%) ISDN
6 6 (10.34%) MPLS
7 5 (8.62%) iSCSI
7 5 (8.62%) NetScaler
8 4 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
9 3 (5.17%) Internet
9 3 (5.17%) HTTP
10 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.17%) MySQL
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
1 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
1 6 (10.34%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (84.48%) Windows
2 27 (46.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (17.24%) Linux
6 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.17%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.72%) UNIX
10 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.72%) CentOS
10 1 (1.72%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.72%) Debian
10 1 (1.72%) Fedora
10 1 (1.72%) AIX
10 1 (1.72%) HPUX
10 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
3 6 (10.34%) Coaching
3 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
4 5 (8.62%) Project Management
4 5 (8.62%) Change Management
5 4 (6.90%) Network Design
5 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (6.90%) Software Deployment
6 3 (5.17%) Change Control
7 1 (1.72%) Network Management
7 1 (1.72%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.72%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.72%) ERP
7 1 (1.72%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) C
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) PHP
4 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) MCSE
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.07%) MCSA
3 7 (12.07%) Degree
4 6 (10.34%) MCITP
4 6 (10.34%) CCNP
4 6 (10.34%) CCNA
4 6 (10.34%) CCA
4 6 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (8.62%) NCDA
6 4 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (6.90%) MCP
7 3 (5.17%) VCP5
8 1 (1.72%) RHCE
8 1 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.72%) CCSA
8 1 (1.72%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (56.90%) Active Directory
2 21 (36.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (24.14%) VMware ESX
4 11 (18.97%) XenApp
5 10 (17.24%) XenDesktop
6 8 (13.79%) Hyper-V
7 6 (10.34%) Terminal Services
8 4 (6.90%) vSphere
9 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
2 3 (5.17%) cPanel
3 2 (3.45%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.72%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (63.79%) VMware
2 36 (62.07%) Microsoft
3 22 (37.93%) Citrix
4 16 (27.59%) Cisco
5 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.62%) NetApp
7 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.90%) HP
8 3 (5.17%) Intel
9 2 (3.45%) Websense
10 1 (1.72%) AppSense
10 1 (1.72%) Veeam
10 1 (1.72%) McAfee
10 1 (1.72%) EMC
10 1 (1.72%) Adobe
10 1 (1.72%) Sage
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