The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had 3rd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 539 519 571
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 390 451 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.47% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 336 382 391
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
3rd Line Support 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
89934 96186 106572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76512 79745 88117
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -2 109 £40,000 +3.89% 14
London -20 99 £40,000 +6.66% 8
South West -1 43 £32,000 +4.91% 3
West Midlands -8 36 £34,643 +13.58% 2
East of England +8 33 £37,500 -6.25% 3
North West +14 30 £36,000 +10.76% 7
East Midlands +18 24 £32,500 -18.75%
Yorkshire +6 17 £38,000 +1.33% 2
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 3rd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 622 (75.95%) Windows
2 483 (58.97%) VMware
3 443 (54.09%) Windows Server
4 421 (51.40%) Active Directory
5 418 (51.04%) Microsoft
6 312 (38.10%) MS Exchange
7 301 (36.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 266 (32.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 246 (30.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 235 (28.69%) Cisco
11 206 (25.15%) Firewall
12 197 (24.05%) Citrix
13 181 (22.10%) Hyper-V
14 179 (21.86%) SAN
15 178 (21.73%) Microsoft Certification
16 174 (21.25%) Exchange Server 2010
17 164 (20.02%) ITIL
18 161 (19.66%) Windows Server 2003
19 157 (19.17%) Office 365
20 153 (18.68%) MS Excel
21 152 (18.56%) LAN
22 144 (17.58%) WAN
23 134 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
24 131 (16.00%) Linux
25 130 (15.87%) MCSE
26 126 (15.38%) MS Office
27 123 (15.02%) DNS
28 112 (13.68%) SQL Server
29 111 (13.55%) Cisco Certification
30 108 (13.19%) Windows 7

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 312 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 174 (21.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 134 (16.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 64 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 61 (7.45%) SharePoint
6 46 (5.62%) IIS
7 37 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 33 (4.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 29 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2000
10 27 (3.30%) Skype for Business
11 16 (1.95%) Apache
12 10 (1.22%) CMS
13 8 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (0.98%) Site Server
14 7 (0.85%) Tomcat
15 5 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
17 2 (0.24%) Exstream Dialogue
17 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
17 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 153 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 126 (15.38%) MS Office
3 10 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.24%) Exstream
1 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 157 (19.17%) Office 365
2 53 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.73%) SaaS
5 4 (0.49%) IaaS
6 3 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.37%) Amazon Glacier
6 3 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.37%) iTunes
6 3 (0.37%) PaaS
6 3 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.24%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.24%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 206 (25.15%) Firewall
2 179 (21.86%) SAN
3 152 (18.56%) LAN
4 144 (17.58%) WAN
5 123 (15.02%) DNS
6 94 (11.48%) TCP/IP
7 85 (10.38%) DHCP
8 74 (9.04%) VPN
9 48 (5.86%) Internet
10 32 (3.91%) NAS
11 29 (3.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 28 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
13 27 (3.30%) Wireless
14 24 (2.93%) NetScaler
14 24 (2.93%) VoIP
15 23 (2.81%) VLAN
16 21 (2.56%) Network Security
17 19 (2.32%) BGP
17 19 (2.32%) OSPF
18 18 (2.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.30%) MySQL
3 11 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (0.85%) ProC
2 3 (0.37%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.37%) Subversion
3 2 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 74 (9.04%) Finance
2 26 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 25 (3.05%) Retail
4 18 (2.20%) Law
5 13 (1.59%) Legal
6 12 (1.47%) Advertising
7 7 (0.85%) Banking
8 5 (0.61%) Marketing
9 4 (0.49%) Games
9 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.49%) Publishing
10 3 (0.37%) Back Office
11 2 (0.24%) Electronics
11 2 (0.24%) French Language
11 2 (0.24%) German Language
11 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.83%) HTML
2 11 (1.34%) CSS
2 11 (1.34%) Ruby on Rails
3 10 (1.22%) .NET
3 10 (1.22%) Web Services
3 10 (1.22%) XML
4 4 (0.49%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.49%) COM
4 4 (0.49%) XSLT
5 3 (0.37%) JSON
5 3 (0.37%) Middleware
5 3 (0.37%) REST
6 2 (0.24%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.24%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.12%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.12%) RESTful
7 1 (0.12%) Spring
7 1 (0.12%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 81 (9.89%) Data Centre
2 71 (8.67%) Blackberry
3 40 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.52%) Clustering
5 28 (3.42%) Replication
6 24 (2.93%) Fat Client
6 24 (2.93%) Thin Client
7 17 (2.08%) Driving Licence
7 17 (2.08%) iPhone
8 15 (1.83%) Private Cloud
9 13 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.47%) Hedge funds
11 11 (1.34%) iPad
12 10 (1.22%) Equities
12 10 (1.22%) Smartphone
13 9 (1.10%) Client/Server
13 9 (1.10%) Computer Science
14 8 (0.98%) Handset
15 7 (0.85%) Tandem
16 5 (0.61%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 622 (75.95%) Windows
2 443 (54.09%) Windows Server
3 301 (36.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 266 (32.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 161 (19.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 131 (16.00%) Linux
7 108 (13.19%) Windows 7
8 80 (9.77%) Windows 8
9 47 (5.74%) Unix
10 46 (5.62%) Windows 10
11 37 (4.52%) Windows XP
12 33 (4.03%) Windows 2000 Server
13 20 (2.44%) Mac OS X
14 19 (2.32%) Android
14 19 (2.32%) Ubuntu
15 16 (1.95%) Solaris
16 14 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (1.34%) CentOS
18 8 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
19 6 (0.73%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (20.02%) ITIL
2 44 (5.37%) Mentoring
3 40 (4.88%) Problem Management
4 33 (4.03%) Change Management
5 28 (3.42%) Service Delivery
6 27 (3.30%) Project Management
7 25 (3.05%) Service Management
8 24 (2.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 22 (2.69%) Migration
10 20 (2.44%) Time Management
11 19 (2.32%) Coaching
12 18 (2.20%) High Availability
12 18 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
13 17 (2.08%) Load Balancing
14 14 (1.71%) Change Control
15 13 (1.59%) Software Deployment
16 11 (1.34%) Analytics
16 11 (1.34%) Data Analytics
16 11 (1.34%) Incident Management
16 11 (1.34%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (12.70%) SQL
2 59 (7.20%) PowerShell
3 27 (3.30%) C
4 23 (2.81%) Perl
5 21 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 20 (2.44%) C++
6 20 (2.44%) Python
7 15 (1.83%) Java
8 13 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.34%) JavaScript
9 11 (1.34%) Korn
9 11 (1.34%) Ruby
10 10 (1.22%) VBScript
11 9 (1.10%) C#
12 5 (0.61%) AWK
12 5 (0.61%) sed
13 4 (0.49%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.12%) VB
14 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 178 (21.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 130 (15.87%) MCSE
3 111 (13.55%) Cisco Certification
4 75 (9.16%) CCNA
5 68 (8.30%) Security Cleared
6 66 (8.06%) MCSA
7 63 (7.69%) SC Cleared
8 55 (6.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 41 (5.01%) MCITP
9 41 (5.01%) MCP
10 36 (4.40%) CCNP
11 29 (3.54%) Citrix Certification
12 28 (3.42%) Degree
13 25 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (1.83%) CCA
15 13 (1.59%) CCIE
15 13 (1.59%) MCDST
16 11 (1.34%) ACSA
16 11 (1.34%) MCTS
17 10 (1.22%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (9.28%) SLA
2 4 (0.49%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 421 (51.40%) Active Directory
2 246 (30.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 181 (22.10%) Hyper-V
4 95 (11.60%) XenApp
5 67 (8.18%) VMware ESXi
6 62 (7.57%) vSphere
7 53 (6.47%) XenDesktop
8 39 (4.76%) VMware ESX
9 23 (2.81%) Terminal Server
9 23 (2.81%) Terminal Services
10 20 (2.44%) XenServer
11 17 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (1.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 10 (1.22%) BitLocker
13 10 (1.22%) vCloud
14 9 (1.10%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.49%) Firmware
16 3 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
17 2 (0.24%) KVM
18 1 (0.12%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 91 (11.11%) SCCM
2 39 (4.76%) SCOM
3 32 (3.91%) Backup Exec
4 26 (3.17%) WSUS
5 14 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
6 13 (1.59%) NetBackup
7 11 (1.34%) SCVMM
8 10 (1.22%) Icinga
8 10 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (1.10%) DatAdvantage
9 9 (1.10%) FortiGate
9 9 (1.10%) Nagios
10 7 (0.85%) XenMobile
11 5 (0.61%) Hyperic
11 5 (0.61%) logstash
11 5 (0.61%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 3 (0.37%) DameWare
13 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 3 (0.37%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 483 (58.97%) VMware
2 418 (51.04%) Microsoft
3 235 (28.69%) Cisco
4 197 (24.05%) Citrix
5 66 (8.06%) HP
6 41 (5.01%) Apple
7 37 (4.52%) EMC
7 37 (4.52%) Juniper
8 35 (4.27%) Avaya
9 34 (4.15%) F5
10 30 (3.66%) CheckPoint
11 27 (3.30%) Dell
12 26 (3.17%) NetApp
13 23 (2.81%) Symantec
13 23 (2.81%) Veeam
14 20 (2.44%) Intel Security
15 19 (2.32%) IBM
16 17 (2.08%) Red Hat
17 15 (1.83%) Blue Coat
18 13 (1.59%) Fortinet
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dorset
Talent International
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
EXCELerate
Salary: £30,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Sussex
Candidate Source
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000 per annum starting salary
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Music Sales Group
Salary: on-call allowance + package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Training, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Foration Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago