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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 520 559 562
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 412 402 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 373 357 350
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,875 £35,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +0.71%
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
88174 98447 103358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.35% 96.21% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 74876 82625 84143
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
London -21 97 £38,250 -4.37% 10
South East -10 96 £36,000 -6.49% 8
South West +38 71 £35,000 +12.00% 4
East Midlands +45 40 £33,850 +1.04% 3
West Midlands +7 38 £35,000 +22.80% 2
East of England +18 30 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Yorkshire +22 21 £30,000 -27.27% 2
North West -4 19 £33,250 -14.19% 3
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 641 (81.04%) Windows
2 464 (58.66%) Active Directory
3 456 (57.65%) Microsoft
4 455 (57.52%) VMware
5 429 (54.24%) Windows Server
6 300 (37.93%) MS Exchange
7 274 (34.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 249 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 239 (30.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 222 (28.07%) ITIL
11 206 (26.04%) Office 365
12 197 (24.91%) Firewall
13 196 (24.78%) Microsoft Certification
14 194 (24.53%) Citrix
15 190 (24.02%) Hyper-V
16 189 (23.89%) Cisco
17 184 (23.26%) MS Excel
18 168 (21.24%) LAN
18 168 (21.24%) SAN
19 167 (21.11%) WAN
20 163 (20.61%) Exchange Server 2010
21 155 (19.60%) DNS
22 151 (19.09%) Windows Server 2003
23 149 (18.84%) MS Office
24 144 (18.20%) Linux
25 139 (17.57%) MCSE
26 126 (15.93%) SCCM
27 123 (15.55%) DHCP
28 115 (14.54%) SQL Server
29 111 (14.03%) Cisco Certification

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
1 300 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 163 (20.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 105 (13.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 72 (9.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 52 (6.57%) IIS
6 51 (6.45%) SharePoint
7 42 (5.31%) Skype for Business
8 29 (3.67%) Apache
9 23 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2003
10 22 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (1.39%) CMS
12 9 (1.14%) IBM Domino
13 8 (1.01%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2000
15 4 (0.51%) Tomcat
16 2 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.25%) Documentum
16 2 (0.25%) Exstream Dialogue
16 2 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 184 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 149 (18.84%) MS Office
3 19 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) Siebel Analytics
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) Exstream
2 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 206 (26.04%) Office 365
2 71 (8.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.64%) PaaS
5 7 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.51%) iTunes
6 4 (0.51%) Mimecast
6 4 (0.51%) SaaS
7 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.25%) Slack
8 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 197 (24.91%) Firewall
2 168 (21.24%) LAN
2 168 (21.24%) SAN
3 167 (21.11%) WAN
4 155 (19.60%) DNS
5 123 (15.55%) DHCP
6 101 (12.77%) TCP/IP
7 93 (11.76%) VPN
8 55 (6.95%) VoIP
9 38 (4.80%) VLAN
10 35 (4.42%) MPLS
11 32 (4.05%) Internet
11 32 (4.05%) NAS
12 27 (3.41%) NetScaler
13 23 (2.91%) OSPF
13 23 (2.91%) Wireless
14 22 (2.78%) BGP
15 21 (2.65%) Network Security
16 17 (2.15%) Remote Desktop
17 16 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (14.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.16%) MySQL
3 19 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (0.88%) DB2
7 4 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.13%) UniData
Development Applications
1 5 (0.63%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.38%) Subversion
3 1 (0.13%) JIRA
General
1 53 (6.70%) Finance
2 33 (4.17%) Retail
3 26 (3.29%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.91%) Legal
5 18 (2.28%) Law
6 8 (1.01%) Publishing
7 7 (0.88%) Advertising
8 5 (0.63%) Games
9 4 (0.51%) Back Office
9 4 (0.51%) Banking
9 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.51%) Marketing
10 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.25%) Electronics
11 2 (0.25%) French Language
11 2 (0.25%) German Language
11 2 (0.25%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.15%) Software Packaging
2 16 (2.02%) Web Services
3 8 (1.01%) HTML
4 5 (0.63%) CSS
4 5 (0.63%) XML
5 4 (0.51%) .NET
5 4 (0.51%) COM
5 4 (0.51%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (0.38%) JSON
6 3 (0.38%) REST
7 2 (0.25%) Unreal Engine
7 2 (0.25%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.13%) 802.1X
8 1 (0.13%) RESTful
8 1 (0.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 91 (11.50%) Data Centre
2 55 (6.95%) Clustering
3 46 (5.82%) Blackberry
4 43 (5.44%) Driving Licence
5 38 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (2.91%) Fat Client
6 23 (2.91%) Thin Client
7 19 (2.40%) Private Cloud
8 17 (2.15%) Replication
9 14 (1.77%) Mathematics
10 13 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.52%) Handset
12 11 (1.39%) iPad
13 10 (1.26%) iPhone
14 8 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
14 8 (1.01%) EqualLogic
15 7 (0.88%) EMC VNX
15 7 (0.88%) Smartphone
16 5 (0.63%) Computer Science
16 5 (0.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 641 (81.04%) Windows
2 429 (54.24%) Windows Server
3 274 (34.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 239 (30.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 151 (19.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 144 (18.20%) Linux
7 107 (13.53%) Windows 7
8 61 (7.71%) Windows 10
9 52 (6.57%) Windows 8
10 39 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 39 (4.93%) Windows XP
11 32 (4.05%) Unix
12 21 (2.65%) Solaris
13 18 (2.28%) Mac OS X
14 11 (1.39%) AIX
14 11 (1.39%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
16 7 (0.88%) Android
16 7 (0.88%) SUSE
17 6 (0.76%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (28.07%) ITIL
2 56 (7.08%) Mentoring
3 51 (6.45%) Project Management
4 39 (4.93%) Coaching
5 38 (4.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 31 (3.92%) Migration
7 25 (3.16%) Change Management
8 24 (3.03%) Service Management
9 22 (2.78%) Problem Management
10 21 (2.65%) Change Control
11 18 (2.28%) Software Deployment
12 17 (2.15%) Analytics
12 17 (2.15%) High Availability
12 17 (2.15%) Service Delivery
12 17 (2.15%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 16 (2.02%) Risk Assessment
14 15 (1.90%) Information Security
15 14 (1.77%) Compatibility Testing
15 14 (1.77%) Time Management
15 14 (1.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 110 (13.91%) SQL
2 85 (10.75%) PowerShell
3 29 (3.67%) C
4 15 (1.90%) VBScript
5 12 (1.52%) Perl
6 10 (1.26%) Python
6 10 (1.26%) Shell Script
7 9 (1.14%) Bash Shell
8 7 (0.88%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.63%) Java
10 4 (0.51%) C++
10 4 (0.51%) Korn
10 4 (0.51%) Ruby
11 3 (0.38%) C#
11 3 (0.38%) VB
12 1 (0.13%) AWK
12 1 (0.13%) RPG
12 1 (0.13%) RPG/400
12 1 (0.13%) sed
12 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 196 (24.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 139 (17.57%) MCSE
3 111 (14.03%) Cisco Certification
4 97 (12.26%) Security Cleared
5 91 (11.50%) MCSA
6 77 (9.73%) CCNA
7 71 (8.98%) SC Cleared
8 56 (7.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 55 (6.95%) Degree
10 44 (5.56%) CCNP
11 35 (4.42%) MCP
12 32 (4.05%) MCITP
13 30 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (2.02%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (1.77%) MCDST
16 12 (1.52%) MCTS
17 11 (1.39%) MCT
18 5 (0.63%) CCA
18 5 (0.63%) CCDA
19 4 (0.51%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.69%) SLA
2 6 (0.76%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 464 (58.66%) Active Directory
2 249 (31.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 190 (24.02%) Hyper-V
4 97 (12.26%) XenApp
5 65 (8.22%) vSphere
6 54 (6.83%) VMware ESXi
7 41 (5.18%) XenDesktop
8 33 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 33 (4.17%) Terminal Services
8 33 (4.17%) VMware ESX
9 20 (2.53%) Virtual Servers
10 16 (2.02%) BitLocker
11 14 (1.77%) KVM
12 13 (1.64%) Terminal Server
12 13 (1.64%) VMware Server
13 12 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 11 (1.39%) XenServer
15 7 (0.88%) Firmware
15 7 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 126 (15.93%) SCCM
2 48 (6.07%) Backup Exec
3 34 (4.30%) WSUS
4 30 (3.79%) SCOM
5 26 (3.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 23 (2.91%) Microsoft Clustering
7 17 (2.15%) Failover Clustering
7 17 (2.15%) Icinga
8 16 (2.02%) NetBackup
9 13 (1.64%) Cobbler
9 13 (1.64%) FreeIPA
9 13 (1.64%) Puppet
9 13 (1.64%) Zenoss
10 12 (1.52%) DatAdvantage
11 10 (1.26%) SCVMM
12 9 (1.14%) Tivoli
13 7 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (0.63%) Nagios
15 3 (0.38%) Casper Suite
15 3 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 456 (57.65%) Microsoft
2 455 (57.52%) VMware
3 194 (24.53%) Citrix
4 189 (23.89%) Cisco
5 81 (10.24%) HP
6 51 (6.45%) Veeam
7 46 (5.82%) EMC
8 42 (5.31%) Symantec
9 31 (3.92%) IBM
10 30 (3.79%) Dell
11 28 (3.54%) Red Hat
12 26 (3.29%) Apple
13 25 (3.16%) CheckPoint
14 22 (2.78%) NetApp
15 17 (2.15%) F5
15 17 (2.15%) Fortinet
15 17 (2.15%) Juniper
16 13 (1.64%) Wyse
17 12 (1.52%) Avaya
17 12 (1.52%) Intel Security
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