The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Server Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Server Engineer
Rank 798 804 855
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Engineer 53 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.049% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.051% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 32
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £27,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
3rd Line Server Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93335 91612 99580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78357 74834 86216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer across the England region.

3rd Line Server Engineer Salary Trend in England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

3rd Line Server Engineer Salary Histogram in England

3rd Line Server Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
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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
South East -28 21 £40,000 +14.28% 1
London +7 14 £43,000 +21.12%
North West -5 8 £30,750 +11.81%
South West - 4 £35,750 -
East of England - 4 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £31,000 -
3rd Line Server Engineer
UK

3rd Line Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited 3rd Line Server 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 Server Engineer in their job title.

1 76 (93.83%) Windows
2 68 (83.95%) VMware
3 54 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 51 (62.96%) Active Directory
5 43 (53.09%) SAN
6 40 (49.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 40 (49.38%) Microsoft
7 38 (46.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (45.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 36 (44.44%) Cisco
9 36 (44.44%) MCSE
10 34 (41.98%) vSphere
11 30 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
13 24 (29.63%) Firewall
14 23 (28.40%) MS Excel
14 23 (28.40%) HP
15 22 (27.16%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (24.69%) ITIL
17 19 (23.46%) MCITP
18 18 (22.22%) VMware ESX
18 18 (22.22%) MCSA
18 18 (22.22%) MS Exchange
18 18 (22.22%) Citrix
19 16 (19.75%) IIS
20 15 (18.52%) SQL
20 15 (18.52%) WAN
21 14 (17.28%) LAN
21 14 (17.28%) Linux
21 14 (17.28%) SQL Server 2008

3rd Line Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited 3rd Line Server 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 Server Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 16 (19.75%) IIS
3 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (13.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (4.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.94%) Lync
8 2 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.47%) MS Project Server
9 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (28.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (53.09%) SAN
2 24 (29.63%) Firewall
3 15 (18.52%) WAN
4 14 (17.28%) LAN
5 12 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 11 (13.58%) DHCP
6 11 (13.58%) DNS
7 7 (8.64%) VPN
8 4 (4.94%) VLAN
9 3 (3.70%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.23%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.23%) NAS
11 1 (1.23%) Network Security
11 1 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (14.81%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.23%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.23%) IDOL
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MSI
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Back Office
4 2 (2.47%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.23%) COM
2 1 (1.23%) Web Services
2 1 (1.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.16%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.05%) Clustering
3 9 (11.11%) Replication
4 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 76 (93.83%) Windows
2 54 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (46.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (45.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (17.28%) Linux
6 11 (13.58%) UNIX
7 7 (8.64%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.23%) CentOS
9 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.23%) Debian
9 1 (1.23%) Fedora
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.23%) AIX
9 1 (1.23%) HPUX
9 1 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) ITIL
2 12 (14.81%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (6.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (3.70%) Software Deployment
4 3 (3.70%) Investment Management
4 3 (3.70%) CRM
5 2 (2.47%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.47%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.23%) Coaching
6 1 (1.23%) Migration
6 1 (1.23%) Information Security
6 1 (1.23%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.23%) Time Management
6 1 (1.23%) Network Management
6 1 (1.23%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.52%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.23%) C#
3 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 40 (49.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (44.44%) MCSE
3 19 (23.46%) MCITP
4 18 (22.22%) MCSA
5 9 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (9.88%) Degree
7 7 (8.64%) MCP
8 5 (6.17%) CCNA
8 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (3.70%) CCNP
10 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.23%) RHCE
11 1 (1.23%) CCA
11 1 (1.23%) MCTS
11 1 (1.23%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 34 (41.98%) vSphere
3 30 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 8 (9.88%) XenApp
6 7 (8.64%) vCloud
7 4 (4.94%) XenServer
7 4 (4.94%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.94%) ISA Server
8 3 (3.70%) Hyper-V
8 3 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.47%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 7 (8.64%) SCOM
3 6 (7.41%) SCCM
4 3 (3.70%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.23%) WMI
5 1 (1.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 68 (83.95%) VMware
2 40 (49.38%) Microsoft
3 36 (44.44%) Cisco
4 23 (28.40%) HP
5 18 (22.22%) Citrix
6 12 (14.81%) NetApp
7 8 (9.88%) 3PAR
8 5 (6.17%) Symantec
9 4 (4.94%) Juniper
9 4 (4.94%) CommVault
9 4 (4.94%) EMC
10 3 (3.70%) Dell
10 3 (3.70%) Websense
10 3 (3.70%) LANDesk
11 2 (2.47%) WatchGuard
11 2 (2.47%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.47%) Oracle
11 2 (2.47%) FalconStor
12 1 (1.23%) Veritas
12 1 (1.23%) Red Hat