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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 231 204 255
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 35 38 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.46% 0.53% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.56% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 28
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -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
7307 6818 8753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 95.52% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5952 5868 7455
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 £24,500
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 19 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 19 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 -24 15 £30,750 +2.50% 2
Cambridgeshire +4 12 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Suffolk - 4 £28,750 - 1
Bedfordshire -13 3 - -
Essex +4 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 19 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 43 (71.67%) Windows
2 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (50.00%) VMware
4 29 (48.33%) MS Exchange
5 27 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 24 (40.00%) Citrix
7 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (30.00%) DNS
9 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (28.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 16 (26.67%) Firewall
11 15 (25.00%) LAN
11 15 (25.00%) WAN
12 14 (23.33%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (21.67%) CCA
13 13 (21.67%) XenApp
14 12 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (20.00%) DHCP
14 12 (20.00%) Linux
14 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (18.33%) ITIL
15 11 (18.33%) XenDesktop
16 10 (16.67%) Hyper-V
16 10 (16.67%) SQL
16 10 (16.67%) CCNA
17 9 (15.00%) Cisco
17 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
17 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 29 (48.33%) MS Exchange
2 17 (28.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (10.00%) Lync
6 4 (6.67%) Apache
7 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.00%) PaaS
1 6 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.00%) DNS
2 16 (26.67%) Firewall
3 15 (25.00%) LAN
3 15 (25.00%) WAN
4 12 (20.00%) DHCP
5 7 (11.67%) VoIP
5 7 (11.67%) VLAN
5 7 (11.67%) SAN
6 6 (10.00%) MPLS
6 6 (10.00%) PBX
6 6 (10.00%) ISDN
6 6 (10.00%) VPN
7 5 (8.33%) NetScaler
7 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 4 (6.67%) HTTP
8 4 (6.67%) Internet
8 4 (6.67%) Wireless
8 4 (6.67%) NAS
9 3 (5.00%) Network Security
10 2 (3.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) MySQL
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
1 6 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Replication
3 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (71.67%) Windows
2 19 (31.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (20.00%) Linux
3 12 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.67%) Solaris
7 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) ITIL
2 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (10.00%) Coaching
3 4 (6.67%) Project Management
4 3 (5.00%) Change Control
4 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (1.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.67%) Service Management
6 1 (1.67%) Security Management
6 1 (1.67%) Migration
6 1 (1.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.67%) Network Management
6 1 (1.67%) ERP
6 1 (1.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (10.00%) C
3 4 (6.67%) PHP
3 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Citrix Certification
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (21.67%) CCA
3 12 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (16.67%) CCNA
5 9 (15.00%) MCSA
5 9 (15.00%) Degree
6 8 (13.33%) MCP
7 7 (11.67%) MCSE
7 7 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (10.00%) CCNP
9 5 (8.33%) NCDA
10 4 (6.67%) MCITP
11 3 (5.00%) CCSA
12 2 (3.33%) CCSE
12 2 (3.33%) MCTS
12 2 (3.33%) VCP5
13 1 (1.67%) CCEE
13 1 (1.67%) CCAA
13 1 (1.67%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (21.67%) XenApp
4 11 (18.33%) XenDesktop
5 10 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 9 (15.00%) VMware ESX
7 6 (10.00%) Terminal Services
8 3 (5.00%) vSphere
9 1 (1.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (56.67%) Microsoft
2 30 (50.00%) VMware
3 24 (40.00%) Citrix
4 9 (15.00%) Cisco
4 9 (15.00%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.33%) NetApp
6 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 4 (6.67%) AppSense
6 4 (6.67%) Websense
7 2 (3.33%) Veeam
7 2 (3.33%) Symantec
7 2 (3.33%) Intel
8 1 (1.67%) Sun
8 1 (1.67%) HP
8 1 (1.67%) Sage
8 1 (1.67%) McAfee
8 1 (1.67%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.67%) Kaseya
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