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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 219 226 244
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 35 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.49% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.34% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 31
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -7.14%
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
6836 6380 8163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 96.24% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5545 5161 7074
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 £62,500 £57,500 £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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +6 15 £37,250 +35.45% 2
Bedfordshire - 8 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -25 7 £27,500 -31.25%
Suffolk +1 6 £40,000 +33.33%
Norfolk - 4 £40,000 -
Essex -15 3 £47,500 +53.22%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 54 (88.52%) Windows
2 45 (73.77%) VMware
3 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
3 41 (67.21%) Active Directory
4 28 (45.90%) Cisco
5 27 (44.26%) MS Exchange
6 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
8 19 (31.15%) Citrix
8 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (29.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (24.59%) LAN
12 14 (22.95%) WAN
12 14 (22.95%) SAN
13 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
14 12 (19.67%) Disaster Recovery
15 11 (18.03%) SQL
15 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (16.39%) DNS
17 9 (14.75%) ITIL
17 9 (14.75%) MCSE
17 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2007
17 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
17 9 (14.75%) XenApp
18 8 (13.11%) XenDesktop
18 8 (13.11%) vSphere
18 8 (13.11%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 27 (44.26%) MS Exchange
2 18 (29.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.28%) Lync
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (37.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.64%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (24.59%) LAN
2 14 (22.95%) WAN
2 14 (22.95%) SAN
3 10 (16.39%) DNS
4 8 (13.11%) VPN
5 7 (11.48%) DHCP
6 6 (9.84%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
7 5 (8.20%) iSCSI
7 5 (8.20%) NetScaler
8 4 (6.56%) Firewall
8 4 (6.56%) VLAN
8 4 (6.56%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.28%) PBX
9 2 (3.28%) VoIP
9 2 (3.28%) ISDN
9 2 (3.28%) MPLS
10 1 (1.64%) SSL
10 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.28%) Finance
1 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.28%) Retail
2 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) Replication
2 5 (8.20%) FlexPod
2 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 54 (88.52%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.84%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.92%) Linux
7 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.64%) UNIX
8 1 (1.64%) AIX
8 1 (1.64%) HPUX
8 1 (1.64%) Solaris
8 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.64%) CentOS
8 1 (1.64%) Fedora
8 1 (1.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (14.75%) ITIL
3 5 (8.20%) Change Management
4 4 (6.56%) Software Deployment
4 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (6.56%) Project Management
4 4 (6.56%) Network Design
5 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.28%) Coaching
6 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.64%) ERP
7 1 (1.64%) CRM
7 1 (1.64%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.64%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.64%) Web Services Management
7 1 (1.64%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.28%) C
2 2 (3.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.75%) MCSE
3 8 (13.11%) MCITP
3 8 (13.11%) CCNA
4 6 (9.84%) MCSA
4 6 (9.84%) CCNP
5 5 (8.20%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (6.56%) CCA
7 3 (4.92%) MCP
7 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (4.92%) NCDA
8 2 (3.28%) Degree
9 1 (1.64%) RHCE
9 1 (1.64%) CCEA
9 1 (1.64%) VCP5
9 1 (1.64%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 41 (67.21%) Active Directory
2 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.75%) Hyper-V
3 9 (14.75%) XenApp
4 8 (13.11%) XenDesktop
4 8 (13.11%) vSphere
5 7 (11.48%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.92%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.64%) Firmware
7 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) SCCM
2 5 (8.20%) WSUS
2 5 (8.20%) SCOM
2 5 (8.20%) Backup Exec
3 4 (6.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (6.56%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 45 (73.77%) VMware
2 41 (67.21%) Microsoft
3 28 (45.90%) Cisco
4 19 (31.15%) Citrix
5 6 (9.84%) FalconStor
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle
5 6 (9.84%) CommVault
6 5 (8.20%) HP
6 5 (8.20%) EMC
7 4 (6.56%) Symantec
8 3 (4.92%) NetApp
9 2 (3.28%) Websense
9 2 (3.28%) Novell
9 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.64%) McAfee
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.64%) Sage
10 1 (1.64%) Intel
10 1 (1.64%) Adobe
10 1 (1.64%) WatchGuard
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