The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 538 639 622
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 364 277 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 308 240 214
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £33,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.77% +2.30%
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
97593 105823 97862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80674 86926 82405
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £27,500 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
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 England

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

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 5 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
London +80 124 £37,500 - 7
South East -3 88 £41,500 +23.88% 7
South West +27 45 £32,500 +20.37% 6
East of England +7 34 £45,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands -8 30 £32,500 +8.33% 4
North West -6 24 £32,000 -8.57% 6
East Midlands +16 16 £33,750 +12.50%
Yorkshire +11 4 £29,000 -3.33%
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 603 (82.04%) Windows
2 482 (65.58%) VMware
3 408 (55.51%) Active Directory
4 352 (47.89%) Microsoft
5 337 (45.85%) MS Exchange
6 313 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 281 (38.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 230 (31.29%) Citrix
8 230 (31.29%) SAN
9 228 (31.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 222 (30.20%) Cisco
11 209 (28.44%) Firewall
12 201 (27.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 176 (23.95%) DNS
14 170 (23.13%) MS Excel
15 168 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
16 162 (22.04%) Hyper-V
16 162 (22.04%) SQL Server
17 144 (19.59%) SQL
18 140 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
19 138 (18.78%) DHCP
20 136 (18.50%) ITIL
21 127 (17.28%) TCP/IP
22 125 (17.01%) HP
23 119 (16.19%) MCSE
24 118 (16.05%) Linux
25 106 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2013
26 96 (13.06%) MS Office
27 93 (12.65%) Cisco Certification
28 91 (12.38%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 337 (45.85%) MS Exchange
2 168 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 106 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 84 (11.43%) SharePoint
5 79 (10.75%) Lync
6 68 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 63 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 46 (6.26%) IIS
9 27 (3.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (2.45%) Apache
10 18 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (0.95%) Live Communications Server
12 7 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.68%) JBoss
14 4 (0.54%) WebLogic
15 3 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (0.27%) Moodle
Applications
1 170 (23.13%) MS Excel
2 96 (13.06%) MS Office
3 7 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 46 (6.26%) Office 365
2 9 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.68%) SaaS
3 5 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.27%) Dropbox
4 2 (0.27%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 230 (31.29%) SAN
2 209 (28.44%) Firewall
3 176 (23.95%) DNS
4 138 (18.78%) DHCP
5 127 (17.28%) TCP/IP
6 78 (10.61%) VPN
7 73 (9.93%) WAN
8 71 (9.66%) LAN
9 65 (8.84%) NAS
10 48 (6.53%) Fibre Channel
11 46 (6.26%) Wireless
12 43 (5.85%) VLAN
13 38 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
14 37 (5.03%) iSCSI
14 37 (5.03%) Internet
15 29 (3.95%) VoIP
16 21 (2.86%) SSL
17 20 (2.72%) Cisco Nexus
17 20 (2.72%) GoToMeeting
17 20 (2.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (22.04%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (2.31%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (1.50%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.22%) MySQL
7 7 (0.95%) MS Access
8 4 (0.54%) EDRMS
8 4 (0.54%) IDOL
8 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (5.31%) Finance
2 32 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.86%) Back Office
4 6 (0.82%) Legal
4 6 (0.82%) Advertising
4 6 (0.82%) Marketing
5 5 (0.68%) Banking
5 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.41%) Electronics
6 3 (0.41%) Retail
6 3 (0.41%) French Language
6 3 (0.41%) German Language
6 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.14%) Law
7 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.63%) Web Services
2 10 (1.36%) .NET
3 7 (0.95%) COM
4 5 (0.68%) Application Packaging
5 3 (0.41%) HTML
5 3 (0.41%) CSS
6 1 (0.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.14%) XML
6 1 (0.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 68 (9.25%) Blackberry
2 56 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.17%) Replication
4 32 (4.35%) Clustering
5 21 (2.86%) Thin Client
5 21 (2.86%) Fat Client
6 17 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.31%) Enterprise Storage
7 14 (1.90%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.50%) Statistics
8 11 (1.50%) IVR
9 5 (0.68%) Hedge funds
9 5 (0.68%) FlexPod
10 4 (0.54%) BYOD
10 4 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.41%) iPhone
11 3 (0.41%) DTV
11 3 (0.41%) User Experience
11 3 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 603 (82.04%) Windows
2 313 (42.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 228 (31.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 201 (27.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 118 (16.05%) Linux
6 88 (11.97%) Windows 7
7 80 (10.88%) Windows XP
8 56 (7.62%) Windows 8
9 37 (5.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (3.81%) UNIX
11 25 (3.40%) CentOS
12 22 (2.99%) Mac OS X
13 9 (1.22%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.68%) Solaris
14 5 (0.68%) AIX
14 5 (0.68%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.54%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.54%) Android
16 3 (0.41%) HPUX
17 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (18.50%) ITIL
2 58 (7.89%) Service Delivery
3 41 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (3.40%) Incident Management
4 25 (3.40%) Network Management
5 24 (3.27%) Service Management
6 23 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 22 (2.99%) Problem Management
8 20 (2.72%) Configuration Management
9 19 (2.59%) Root Cause Analysis
10 18 (2.45%) Capacity Management
11 16 (2.18%) Performance Monitoring
12 15 (2.04%) Load Balancing
13 14 (1.90%) Use Case
13 14 (1.90%) Kalman Filter
14 13 (1.77%) Project Management
15 12 (1.63%) BCP
15 12 (1.63%) Migration
15 12 (1.63%) Business Continuity
16 11 (1.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 144 (19.59%) SQL
2 57 (7.76%) PowerShell
3 19 (2.59%) C
4 13 (1.77%) VBScript
4 13 (1.77%) VB
5 12 (1.63%) Shell Script
6 4 (0.54%) Korn
6 4 (0.54%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.41%) Perl
7 3 (0.41%) PHP
7 3 (0.41%) Java
8 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.27%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.14%) VB6
9 1 (0.14%) Ruby
9 1 (0.14%) C#
9 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 140 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 119 (16.19%) MCSE
3 93 (12.65%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (8.84%) CCNA
5 56 (7.62%) MCP
6 52 (7.07%) Security Cleared
7 50 (6.80%) MCSA
8 46 (6.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 40 (5.44%) MCITP
10 39 (5.31%) CCNP
11 36 (4.90%) SC Cleared
12 34 (4.63%) Degree
13 22 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
14 21 (2.86%) CCA
14 21 (2.86%) DV Cleared
15 13 (1.77%) MCTS
16 7 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
17 6 (0.82%) NCDA
17 6 (0.82%) NCIE
17 6 (0.82%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.62%) SLA
2 5 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.27%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.14%) QA
System Software
1 408 (55.51%) Active Directory
2 281 (38.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 162 (22.04%) Hyper-V
4 91 (12.38%) vSphere
5 50 (6.80%) XenApp
6 38 (5.17%) XenDesktop
7 35 (4.76%) VMware ESX
8 29 (3.95%) Terminal Services
9 22 (2.99%) vCloud
10 18 (2.45%) XenServer
11 13 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
12 9 (1.22%) Xen
13 7 (0.95%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.68%) ISA Server
15 4 (0.54%) Firmware
16 3 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 2 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
17 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 2 (0.27%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 75 (10.20%) SCCM
2 40 (5.44%) SCOM
3 23 (3.13%) Backup Exec
4 20 (2.72%) NetBackup
4 20 (2.72%) FortiGate
5 15 (2.04%) WSUS
5 15 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
6 12 (1.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 9 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 9 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (0.95%) Netcool
8 7 (0.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 7 (0.95%) Unicenter
9 6 (0.82%) EdgeSight
10 5 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.68%) SCVMM
10 5 (0.68%) ARCserve
11 4 (0.54%) ZENworks
12 3 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
12 3 (0.41%) DameWare
Vendors
1 482 (65.58%) VMware
2 352 (47.89%) Microsoft
3 230 (31.29%) Citrix
4 222 (30.20%) Cisco
5 125 (17.01%) HP
6 52 (7.07%) EMC
7 51 (6.94%) Juniper
8 49 (6.67%) Oracle
9 46 (6.26%) NetApp
10 44 (5.99%) Apple
10 44 (5.99%) Dell
11 41 (5.58%) Symantec
12 30 (4.08%) 3PAR
13 27 (3.67%) Veeam
14 23 (3.13%) IBM
15 21 (2.86%) Bloomberg
15 21 (2.86%) Mitel
16 20 (2.72%) Meraki
17 19 (2.59%) Red Hat
17 19 (2.59%) CommVault
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