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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 586 605 583
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 305 248 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 242 197 263
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% -9.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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
101839 94667 105264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.21% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83149 79374 90534
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(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
South East -14 94 £35,000 - 11
London +15 90 £40,000 +6.66% 7
East of England -28 34 £33,000 +10.00% 3
South West -12 23 £30,000 -14.28% 7
North West -12 22 £34,000 +4.61% 8
West Midlands -4 18 £33,500 +8.06%
Yorkshire -30 18 £27,500 -11.29% 3
East Midlands -3 6 £37,500 +44.23%
North East - 1 £42,500 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 450 (79.65%) Windows
2 326 (57.70%) VMware
3 307 (54.34%) Active Directory
4 273 (48.32%) Microsoft
5 252 (44.60%) MS Exchange
6 242 (42.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 215 (38.05%) Citrix
8 214 (37.88%) Firewall
9 209 (36.99%) VMware Infrastructure
10 182 (32.21%) Cisco
11 174 (30.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 160 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 148 (26.19%) SAN
14 147 (26.02%) SQL
15 138 (24.42%) Hyper-V
16 135 (23.89%) Exchange Server 2010
17 133 (23.54%) MS Excel
18 132 (23.36%) DNS
19 128 (22.65%) Microsoft Certification
20 121 (21.42%) ITIL
21 96 (16.99%) TCP/IP
22 93 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
22 93 (16.46%) Linux
23 91 (16.11%) SQL Server
23 91 (16.11%) DHCP
24 89 (15.75%) Exchange Server 2013
25 87 (15.40%) VPN
26 82 (14.51%) XenApp
27 81 (14.34%) Exchange Server 2007
28 80 (14.16%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 252 (44.60%) MS Exchange
2 135 (23.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 89 (15.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 81 (14.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 69 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 57 (10.09%) SharePoint
7 45 (7.96%) Lync
8 42 (7.43%) IIS
9 25 (4.42%) Apache
10 22 (3.89%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (2.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (1.06%) Documentum
14 5 (0.88%) Live Communications Server
14 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
15 3 (0.53%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
17 1 (0.18%) Office Communications Server
17 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 5.5
17 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 133 (23.54%) MS Excel
2 57 (10.09%) MS Office
3 2 (0.35%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.24%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) Summit
4 1 (0.18%) RMDS
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.01%) Office 365
2 8 (1.42%) PaaS
3 5 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.88%) SaaS
4 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.71%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 214 (37.88%) Firewall
2 148 (26.19%) SAN
3 132 (23.36%) DNS
4 96 (16.99%) TCP/IP
5 91 (16.11%) DHCP
6 87 (15.40%) VPN
7 73 (12.92%) LAN
8 70 (12.39%) WAN
9 45 (7.96%) NAS
10 40 (7.08%) VLAN
11 38 (6.73%) Cisco ASA
12 37 (6.55%) VoIP
13 33 (5.84%) iSCSI
14 29 (5.13%) Internet
15 26 (4.60%) SSL
16 19 (3.36%) BGP
16 19 (3.36%) Wireless
17 17 (3.01%) IPsec
18 16 (2.83%) MPLS
19 13 (2.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (16.11%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (3.19%) EDRMS
4 13 (2.30%) IDOL
4 13 (2.30%) MySQL
5 12 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.77%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.88%) MS Access
9 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.35%) FileMaker
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.18%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (0.88%) MSI
2 2 (0.35%) Subversion
3 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (9.20%) Finance
2 29 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 20 (3.54%) Retail
4 11 (1.95%) Banking
5 9 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.88%) Legal
7 4 (0.71%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.53%) Marketing
8 3 (0.53%) Advertising
9 2 (0.35%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.35%) Billing
10 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Back Office
10 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.24%) COM
2 5 (0.88%) XML
3 4 (0.71%) Web Services
4 3 (0.53%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.53%) .NET
4 3 (0.53%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.35%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.35%) Ajax
5 2 (0.35%) JSON
5 2 (0.35%) DOM
5 2 (0.35%) XHTML
5 2 (0.35%) XML Schema
5 2 (0.35%) DHTML
5 2 (0.35%) HTML
5 2 (0.35%) CSS
5 2 (0.35%) SOAP
5 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (0.35%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.18%) J2EE
6 1 (0.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 23 (4.07%) Clustering
3 18 (3.19%) Statistics
4 11 (1.95%) Thin Client
4 11 (1.95%) Fat Client
5 10 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.42%) Replication
7 7 (1.24%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.06%) Open Source
9 5 (0.88%) EqualLogic
9 5 (0.88%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.71%) EPoS
10 4 (0.71%) PKI
10 4 (0.71%) iSeries
10 4 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.53%) iPhone
12 2 (0.35%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.35%) Web 2.0
13 1 (0.18%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 450 (79.65%) Windows
2 242 (42.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 174 (30.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 160 (28.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 93 (16.46%) Linux
6 64 (11.33%) Windows 7
7 45 (7.96%) Windows 8
8 43 (7.61%) Windows XP
9 41 (7.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 33 (5.84%) UNIX
11 19 (3.36%) CentOS
12 17 (3.01%) Mac OS X
13 16 (2.83%) Mac OS
14 11 (1.95%) Windows Vista
14 11 (1.95%) Ubuntu
14 11 (1.95%) Solaris
15 8 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
16 6 (1.06%) Windows 2000
16 6 (1.06%) Debian
16 6 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (21.42%) ITIL
2 44 (7.79%) Migration
3 38 (6.73%) Incident Management
4 36 (6.37%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (5.13%) Mentoring
6 26 (4.60%) Problem Management
6 26 (4.60%) Project Management
7 22 (3.89%) Time Management
8 20 (3.54%) Coaching
9 17 (3.01%) Change Management
10 16 (2.83%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (2.65%) Service Management
12 14 (2.48%) E-Commerce
13 13 (2.30%) Service Delivery
13 13 (2.30%) Load Balancing
14 10 (1.77%) Network Management
15 9 (1.59%) Change Control
15 9 (1.59%) PRINCE2
16 8 (1.42%) Network Design
16 8 (1.42%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 147 (26.02%) SQL
2 48 (8.50%) PowerShell
3 14 (2.48%) C
4 13 (2.30%) Shell Script
5 10 (1.77%) Java
6 8 (1.42%) PHP
6 8 (1.42%) VB
7 7 (1.24%) VBScript
8 5 (0.88%) Python
9 2 (0.35%) Google Apps Script
9 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.35%) Perl
9 2 (0.35%) C#
9 2 (0.35%) PHP5
9 2 (0.35%) PHP4
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
10 1 (0.18%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.18%) Ruby
10 1 (0.18%) Lua
10 1 (0.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 128 (22.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
3 80 (14.16%) MCSE
4 62 (10.97%) CCNA
5 61 (10.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 49 (8.67%) Citrix Certification
7 47 (8.32%) MCITP
8 46 (8.14%) Security Cleared
9 44 (7.79%) CCA
9 44 (7.79%) CCNP
10 41 (7.26%) MCP
11 40 (7.08%) SC Cleared
12 36 (6.37%) DV Cleared
13 32 (5.66%) MCTS
13 32 (5.66%) MCSA
14 25 (4.42%) Degree
15 9 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (1.24%) CCSE
17 5 (0.88%) NCDA
17 5 (0.88%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (7.26%) SLA
2 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.18%) QA
3 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 307 (54.34%) Active Directory
2 209 (36.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 138 (24.42%) Hyper-V
4 82 (14.51%) XenApp
5 77 (13.63%) vSphere
6 63 (11.15%) XenDesktop
7 37 (6.55%) XenServer
8 25 (4.42%) ISA Server
9 24 (4.25%) VMware ESX
10 22 (3.89%) Terminal Services
11 18 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (2.65%) vCloud
13 14 (2.48%) UAG
14 12 (2.12%) Forefront TMG
15 10 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
16 8 (1.42%) VMware Server
17 5 (0.88%) IAG
18 4 (0.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 4 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
19 3 (0.53%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 79 (13.98%) SCCM
2 40 (7.08%) Backup Exec
3 38 (6.73%) SCOM
4 32 (5.66%) NetBackup
5 29 (5.13%) WSUS
6 22 (3.89%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (1.42%) FortiGate
9 7 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (1.06%) SolarWinds Orion
11 5 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (0.88%) Cacti
11 5 (0.88%) Netcool
11 5 (0.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 5 (0.88%) Unicenter
11 5 (0.88%) Foglight
11 5 (0.88%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 4 (0.71%) Nagios
13 3 (0.53%) SCOrch
14 2 (0.35%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 326 (57.70%) VMware
2 273 (48.32%) Microsoft
3 215 (38.05%) Citrix
4 182 (32.21%) Cisco
5 77 (13.63%) HP
6 48 (8.50%) Symantec
7 39 (6.90%) Juniper
8 38 (6.73%) CheckPoint
9 37 (6.55%) EMC
10 35 (6.19%) NetApp
11 34 (6.02%) Apple
12 33 (5.84%) Veeam
13 31 (5.49%) SolarWinds
13 31 (5.49%) Dell
13 31 (5.49%) Oracle
14 30 (5.31%) Red Hat
15 29 (5.13%) WatchGuard
16 28 (4.96%) Veritas
17 25 (4.42%) McAfee
18 20 (3.54%) Meridio
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £36000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Prof Certs
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Fareham, Hampshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £185.00 - £215.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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