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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 552 511 586
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 427 503 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.48% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.50% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 370 422 385
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
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
92880 100890 108933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.30% 96.53% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78915 83178 89191
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 2 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 2 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 +45 134 £40,000 +5.26% 3
London -61 108 £38,500 +2.66% 8
South West -1 50 £32,000 -1.53% 3
East of England +7 44 £35,000 -22.22%
West Midlands -5 43 £34,643 +6.59% 1
North West +10 26 £37,000 +13.84% 4
East Midlands +18 18 £29,500 -15.71% 2
Yorkshire +7 9 £35,000 -6.66% 3
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 621 (73.40%) Windows
2 485 (57.33%) VMware
3 435 (51.42%) Windows Server
4 429 (50.71%) Active Directory
5 418 (49.41%) Microsoft
6 338 (39.95%) MS Exchange
7 312 (36.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 277 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 254 (30.02%) Cisco
10 244 (28.84%) VMware Infrastructure
11 241 (28.49%) Firewall
12 193 (22.81%) Citrix
13 182 (21.51%) SAN
14 180 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
15 178 (21.04%) Microsoft Certification
16 176 (20.80%) Hyper-V
17 170 (20.09%) Windows Server 2003
18 160 (18.91%) LAN
18 160 (18.91%) ITIL
19 159 (18.79%) Office 365
20 152 (17.97%) MS Excel
21 151 (17.85%) WAN
22 140 (16.55%) Linux
23 137 (16.19%) DNS
24 136 (16.08%) Exchange Server 2013
25 135 (15.96%) MCSE
26 123 (14.54%) MS Office
27 121 (14.30%) Cisco Certification
28 114 (13.48%) SQL Server
29 105 (12.41%) TCP/IP

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
1 338 (39.95%) MS Exchange
2 180 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 136 (16.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 70 (8.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 62 (7.33%) SharePoint
6 48 (5.67%) IIS
7 44 (5.20%) Exchange Server 2003
8 35 (4.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 33 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2000
10 25 (2.96%) Skype for Business
11 17 (2.01%) Apache
12 10 (1.18%) Site Server
13 9 (1.06%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.95%) CMS
14 8 (0.95%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
16 4 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.24%) Documentum
17 2 (0.24%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 152 (17.97%) MS Excel
2 123 (14.54%) MS Office
3 8 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.24%) Exstream
2 2 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 159 (18.79%) Office 365
2 43 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.18%) IaaS
5 6 (0.71%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.71%) SaaS
6 4 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.47%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.35%) Amazon Glacier
7 3 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.35%) Mimecast
7 3 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.24%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 241 (28.49%) Firewall
2 182 (21.51%) SAN
3 160 (18.91%) LAN
4 151 (17.85%) WAN
5 137 (16.19%) DNS
6 105 (12.41%) TCP/IP
7 91 (10.76%) DHCP
8 86 (10.17%) VPN
9 57 (6.74%) Internet
10 34 (4.02%) Wireless
11 29 (3.43%) Cisco ASA
12 28 (3.31%) NAS
12 28 (3.31%) Network Security
13 27 (3.19%) Cisco Nexus
14 24 (2.84%) VoIP
15 23 (2.72%) VLAN
16 22 (2.60%) NetScaler
17 20 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
18 19 (2.25%) BGP
18 19 (2.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (13.48%) SQL Server
2 24 (2.84%) MySQL
3 13 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.12%) Big Data
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 9 (1.06%) ProC
2 3 (0.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.35%) Subversion
3 2 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 79 (9.34%) Finance
2 22 (2.60%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.48%) Law
4 19 (2.25%) Retail
5 13 (1.54%) Advertising
6 10 (1.18%) Legal
7 8 (0.95%) Banking
8 5 (0.59%) Games
8 5 (0.59%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.59%) Marketing
9 4 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.35%) Back Office
10 3 (0.35%) Electronics
11 2 (0.24%) French Language
11 2 (0.24%) German Language
11 2 (0.24%) Publishing
11 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.25%) HTML
2 15 (1.77%) CSS
2 15 (1.77%) Ruby on Rails
3 13 (1.54%) .NET
4 10 (1.18%) Web Services
4 10 (1.18%) XML
5 4 (0.47%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.47%) XSLT
6 3 (0.35%) COM
6 3 (0.35%) JSON
6 3 (0.35%) Middleware
6 3 (0.35%) REST
7 2 (0.24%) 802.1X
7 2 (0.24%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.24%) J2EE
7 2 (0.24%) Spring
8 1 (0.12%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.12%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.17%) Data Centre
2 78 (9.22%) Blackberry
3 48 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (4.14%) Clustering
5 32 (3.78%) Replication
6 25 (2.96%) Fat Client
6 25 (2.96%) Thin Client
7 19 (2.25%) Driving Licence
8 17 (2.01%) Equities
8 17 (2.01%) iPhone
9 16 (1.89%) Hedge funds
10 14 (1.65%) Computer Science
11 12 (1.42%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.42%) Private Cloud
12 11 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.95%) EqualLogic
13 8 (0.95%) iPad
14 7 (0.83%) Tandem
14 7 (0.83%) VCE vBlock
15 6 (0.71%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 621 (73.40%) Windows
2 435 (51.42%) Windows Server
3 312 (36.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 277 (32.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 170 (20.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 140 (16.55%) Linux
7 97 (11.47%) Windows 7
8 86 (10.17%) Windows 8
9 62 (7.33%) Unix
10 39 (4.61%) Windows XP
11 37 (4.37%) Windows 10
11 37 (4.37%) Windows 2000 Server
12 26 (3.07%) Solaris
13 23 (2.72%) Mac OS X
13 23 (2.72%) Ubuntu
14 20 (2.36%) Android
15 11 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (1.06%) CentOS
16 9 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
17 7 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (18.91%) ITIL
2 50 (5.91%) Problem Management
3 47 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 34 (4.02%) Change Management
4 34 (4.02%) Service Delivery
5 28 (3.31%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (3.07%) Service Management
7 24 (2.84%) Migration
8 23 (2.72%) Time Management
9 21 (2.48%) Project Management
10 19 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
11 17 (2.01%) Load Balancing
11 17 (2.01%) Multithreading
12 15 (1.77%) Coaching
12 15 (1.77%) Server Building
13 14 (1.65%) CRM
13 14 (1.65%) Line Management
14 13 (1.54%) High Availability
15 12 (1.42%) Incident Management
15 12 (1.42%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 104 (12.29%) SQL
2 49 (5.79%) PowerShell
3 29 (3.43%) Perl
4 28 (3.31%) C++
5 27 (3.19%) C
6 25 (2.96%) Bash Shell
6 25 (2.96%) Python
7 17 (2.01%) Java
7 17 (2.01%) JavaScript
8 16 (1.89%) Ruby
9 15 (1.77%) Korn
9 15 (1.77%) Shell Script
10 8 (0.95%) C#
10 8 (0.95%) VBScript
11 5 (0.59%) AWK
11 5 (0.59%) sed
12 4 (0.47%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.24%) VBA
14 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 178 (21.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 135 (15.96%) MCSE
3 121 (14.30%) Cisco Certification
4 86 (10.17%) CCNA
5 67 (7.92%) Security Cleared
6 61 (7.21%) MCSA
6 61 (7.21%) SC Cleared
7 60 (7.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 48 (5.67%) MCITP
9 46 (5.44%) MCP
10 39 (4.61%) CCNP
11 29 (3.43%) Citrix Certification
12 27 (3.19%) Degree
13 19 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
14 17 (2.01%) CCA
15 14 (1.65%) ACSA
15 14 (1.65%) MCTS
16 12 (1.42%) CCIE
17 11 (1.30%) MCDST
18 8 (0.95%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (9.93%) SLA
2 4 (0.47%) QA
3 2 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 429 (50.71%) Active Directory
2 244 (28.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 176 (20.80%) Hyper-V
4 82 (9.69%) XenApp
5 70 (8.27%) VMware ESXi
6 59 (6.97%) vSphere
7 52 (6.15%) XenDesktop
8 39 (4.61%) VMware ESX
9 23 (2.72%) Terminal Server
9 23 (2.72%) Terminal Services
10 20 (2.36%) XenServer
11 13 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
12 11 (1.30%) VMware Server
13 8 (0.95%) vCloud
14 7 (0.83%) BitLocker
14 7 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 4 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
16 3 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
17 2 (0.24%) DFS Replication
18 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 85 (10.05%) SCCM
2 40 (4.73%) SCOM
3 26 (3.07%) Backup Exec
4 21 (2.48%) WSUS
5 17 (2.01%) McAfee ePO
6 9 (1.06%) FortiGate
6 9 (1.06%) Nagios
6 9 (1.06%) NetBackup
7 8 (0.95%) SCVMM
8 7 (0.83%) DatAdvantage
8 7 (0.83%) Icinga
9 6 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (0.71%) XenMobile
10 5 (0.59%) Hyperic
10 5 (0.59%) logstash
10 5 (0.59%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.59%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 3 (0.35%) DameWare
12 3 (0.35%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 485 (57.33%) VMware
2 418 (49.41%) Microsoft
3 254 (30.02%) Cisco
4 193 (22.81%) Citrix
5 67 (7.92%) HP
6 48 (5.67%) Apple
7 45 (5.32%) Juniper
8 43 (5.08%) Avaya
9 36 (4.26%) EMC
9 36 (4.26%) F5
10 34 (4.02%) Dell
11 30 (3.55%) CheckPoint
12 29 (3.43%) NetApp
13 22 (2.60%) Intel Security
14 20 (2.36%) Veeam
15 18 (2.13%) IBM
15 18 (2.13%) Symantec
16 17 (2.01%) Red Hat
17 16 (1.89%) Blue Coat
18 12 (1.42%) SonicWALL
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