The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 645 597 678
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +81
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 264 264 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 232 225 211
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106804 98560 112219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.50% 94.70% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 87442 82989 96889
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -19 96 £36,250 +3.57% 15
London -68 64 £37,500 +14.50% 4
East of England +4 41 £37,500 +19.04% 4
West Midlands +21 24 £30,000 -3.22% 2
North West +6 19 £35,000 +9.37%
South West -8 10 £27,000 -8.47% 1
East Midlands -15 9 £30,000 +18.81% 1
Yorkshire -55 5 £30,000 -9.09%
Midlands - 2 - -
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 395 (77.30%) Windows
2 272 (53.23%) Active Directory
3 270 (52.84%) VMware
4 261 (51.08%) MS Exchange
5 251 (49.12%) Microsoft
6 244 (47.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 194 (37.96%) Cisco
8 180 (35.23%) Citrix
8 180 (35.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 180 (35.23%) Firewall
9 164 (32.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 145 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 135 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
11 135 (26.42%) ITIL
12 124 (24.27%) MS Excel
13 118 (23.09%) SQL Server
14 116 (22.70%) Exchange Server 2007
15 112 (21.92%) SQL
15 112 (21.92%) DNS
16 111 (21.72%) SAN
17 107 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
18 98 (19.18%) Hyper-V
19 97 (18.98%) VPN
20 89 (17.42%) Exchange Server 2003
21 86 (16.83%) Cisco Certification
22 82 (16.05%) MCSE
23 81 (15.85%) TCP/IP
23 81 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2013
24 79 (15.46%) Windows 7
25 75 (14.68%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 261 (51.08%) MS Exchange
2 145 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 116 (22.70%) Exchange Server 2007
4 89 (17.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 81 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 60 (11.74%) SharePoint
7 46 (9.00%) IIS
8 32 (6.26%) Lync
9 22 (4.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.57%) Apache
12 5 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.78%) JOnAS
14 3 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.39%) SAS
16 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.20%) Live Communications Server
16 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
Applications
1 124 (24.27%) MS Excel
2 65 (12.72%) MS Office
3 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.39%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.98%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.20%) SalesLogix
3 1 (0.20%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.57%) Office 365
2 6 (1.17%) SaaS
3 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 180 (35.23%) Firewall
2 112 (21.92%) DNS
3 111 (21.72%) SAN
4 97 (18.98%) VPN
5 81 (15.85%) TCP/IP
6 70 (13.70%) DHCP
7 67 (13.11%) LAN
8 62 (12.13%) WAN
9 58 (11.35%) VLAN
10 46 (9.00%) iSCSI
11 44 (8.61%) Internet
12 39 (7.63%) Wireless
13 31 (6.07%) VoIP
14 22 (4.31%) Cisco Nexus
15 16 (3.13%) NAS
15 16 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
16 15 (2.94%) BGP
17 14 (2.74%) IPsec
18 13 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
19 10 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (23.09%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (2.15%) MySQL
5 6 (1.17%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.98%) IDOL
6 5 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.78%) EDRMS
7 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 39 (7.63%) Finance
2 30 (5.87%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.96%) Legal
4 9 (1.76%) Retail
5 6 (1.17%) Banking
6 5 (0.98%) Advertising
7 3 (0.59%) Law
8 2 (0.39%) Publishing
8 2 (0.39%) Back Office
8 2 (0.39%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.20%) Marketing
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
9 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.96%) .NET
2 8 (1.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.17%) COM
4 4 (0.78%) XML
5 2 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.39%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (0.20%) J2EE
6 1 (0.20%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.20%) Web Services
6 1 (0.20%) MSMQ
6 1 (0.20%) CGI
6 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.05%) Blackberry
2 24 (4.70%) Replication
3 21 (4.11%) Clustering
4 8 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (0.98%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (0.98%) Statistics
6 4 (0.78%) EqualLogic
7 3 (0.59%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.59%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.59%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.59%) Handset
7 3 (0.59%) Thin Client
8 2 (0.39%) NHS
8 2 (0.39%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.39%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.39%) iPhone
8 2 (0.39%) HP StorageWorks
9 1 (0.20%) Open Source
9 1 (0.20%) Social Media
9 1 (0.20%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 395 (77.30%) Windows
2 244 (47.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 180 (35.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 107 (20.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 79 (15.46%) Windows 7
6 69 (13.50%) Linux
7 54 (10.57%) Windows 8
8 53 (10.37%) Windows XP
9 40 (7.83%) UNIX
10 26 (5.09%) Mac OS
11 17 (3.33%) Windows Vista
12 14 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (2.35%) Windows 2000 Server
14 10 (1.96%) Solaris
15 6 (1.17%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.78%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.78%) Debian
17 3 (0.59%) Ubuntu
18 1 (0.20%) CentOS
18 1 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (26.42%) ITIL
2 54 (10.57%) Migration
3 45 (8.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 44 (8.61%) Problem Management
5 43 (8.41%) Project Management
6 28 (5.48%) E-Commerce
7 27 (5.28%) Change Management
8 18 (3.52%) Service Management
9 16 (3.13%) Incident Management
10 13 (2.54%) PRINCE2
11 10 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (1.96%) Project Planning
12 8 (1.57%) CRM
12 8 (1.57%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (1.57%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (1.37%) Change Control
13 7 (1.37%) Time Management
14 6 (1.17%) High Availability
15 5 (0.98%) Service Delivery
15 5 (0.98%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 112 (21.92%) SQL
2 26 (5.09%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.96%) Java
4 9 (1.76%) Shell Script
5 5 (0.98%) C
6 4 (0.78%) Python
7 2 (0.39%) Perl
7 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.39%) C++
7 2 (0.39%) Lua
7 2 (0.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.20%) Ruby
8 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.20%) VBScript
8 1 (0.20%) VB
8 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.20%) VBA
8 1 (0.20%) PHP
8 1 (0.20%) C#
Qualifications
1 135 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (16.83%) Cisco Certification
3 82 (16.05%) MCSE
4 69 (13.50%) CCNA
5 50 (9.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 49 (9.59%) MCP
6 49 (9.59%) MCTS
7 44 (8.61%) MCITP
8 39 (7.63%) MCSA
9 36 (7.05%) Citrix Certification
10 28 (5.48%) CCNP
11 22 (4.31%) CCA
12 19 (3.72%) Security Cleared
13 17 (3.33%) SC Cleared
14 15 (2.94%) Degree
15 14 (2.74%) CCEE
15 14 (2.74%) CCAA
15 14 (2.74%) CCIA
16 12 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (1.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.28%) SLA
2 4 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 272 (53.23%) Active Directory
2 164 (32.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 98 (19.18%) Hyper-V
4 75 (14.68%) XenApp
5 74 (14.48%) vSphere
6 40 (7.83%) XenDesktop
7 23 (4.50%) Terminal Services
8 18 (3.52%) VMware ESX
9 14 (2.74%) Forefront TMG
9 14 (2.74%) XenServer
10 11 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (1.96%) ISA Server
12 8 (1.57%) UAG
13 5 (0.98%) IAG
14 4 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (0.59%) NLBS
15 3 (0.59%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 1 (0.20%) KVM
17 1 (0.20%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 69 (13.50%) SCCM
2 54 (10.57%) Backup Exec
3 44 (8.61%) SCOM
4 30 (5.87%) Norton AntiVirus
5 17 (3.33%) WSUS
6 16 (3.13%) NetBackup
7 8 (1.57%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (1.37%) Foglight
9 5 (0.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.98%) Cacti
10 3 (0.59%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.39%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
12 1 (0.20%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.20%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.20%) SCSM
12 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
12 1 (0.20%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 270 (52.84%) VMware
2 251 (49.12%) Microsoft
3 194 (37.96%) Cisco
4 180 (35.23%) Citrix
5 67 (13.11%) HP
6 46 (9.00%) Symantec
7 43 (8.41%) WatchGuard
7 43 (8.41%) McAfee
8 33 (6.46%) CheckPoint
8 33 (6.46%) Veeam
9 30 (5.87%) SolarWinds
10 28 (5.48%) NetApp
11 25 (4.89%) Juniper
11 25 (4.89%) Kaspersky
12 22 (4.31%) EMC
12 22 (4.31%) SonicWALL
13 21 (4.11%) Dell
14 18 (3.52%) Oracle
15 17 (3.33%) Red Hat
16 16 (3.13%) F5
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St Albans
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30-32K + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dartford
IT HR
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Private Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Stott & May
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £5K Car Allow + On-Call + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
DP Connect
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Kent
IT HR
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + life insurance + pension
Posted: 18 days ago
Leominster, Herefordshire
CCity IT
Posted: 21 days ago