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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 513 489 639
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +150
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 432 503 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.51% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.53% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 379 422 258
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -5 159 £40,000 - 12
South East +39 132 £40,000 +11.11% 18
South West +23 63 £33,500 -1.47% 3
East of England -2 39 £32,000 -20.00% 5
North West -7 20 £32,500 - 3
West Midlands -54 17 £27,500 -15.38% 3
East Midlands +3 7 £43,000 +32.30% 1
Yorkshire -23 5 £26,625 -23.92% 2
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 658 (77.23%) Windows
2 480 (56.34%) VMware
3 448 (52.58%) Windows Server
4 436 (51.17%) Active Directory
5 401 (47.07%) Microsoft
6 371 (43.54%) MS Exchange
7 332 (38.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 318 (37.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 296 (34.74%) Cisco
10 292 (34.27%) Firewall
11 266 (31.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 200 (23.47%) Citrix
12 200 (23.47%) Exchange Server 2010
13 198 (23.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 193 (22.65%) Hyper-V
15 177 (20.77%) SAN
16 171 (20.07%) Windows Server 2003
17 160 (18.78%) MCSE
18 158 (18.54%) DNS
19 149 (17.49%) MS Excel
20 146 (17.14%) ITIL
21 139 (16.31%) LAN
22 138 (16.20%) SQL Server
23 136 (15.96%) WAN
24 131 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
25 127 (14.91%) Linux
26 125 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2013
27 122 (14.32%) VPN
28 120 (14.08%) SQL
29 118 (13.85%) Office 365

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 371 (43.54%) MS Exchange
2 200 (23.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 125 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 70 (8.22%) SharePoint
5 67 (7.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 58 (6.81%) IIS
7 50 (5.87%) Exchange Server 2003
8 40 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 35 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2000
10 30 (3.52%) Skype for Business
11 17 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.17%) Site Server
13 8 (0.94%) Apache
14 6 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.47%) CMS
15 4 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
16 2 (0.23%) Tomcat
17 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 149 (17.49%) MS Excel
2 116 (13.62%) MS Office
3 4 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 118 (13.85%) Office 365
2 21 (2.46%) IaaS
3 13 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (1.41%) Google Apps
5 11 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.47%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.35%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (0.23%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.23%) SaaS
9 1 (0.12%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.12%) PaaS
9 1 (0.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 292 (34.27%) Firewall
2 177 (20.77%) SAN
3 158 (18.54%) DNS
4 139 (16.31%) LAN
5 136 (15.96%) WAN
6 122 (14.32%) VPN
7 117 (13.73%) TCP/IP
8 104 (12.21%) DHCP
9 45 (5.28%) Internet
10 33 (3.87%) VLAN
11 26 (3.05%) Wireless
12 25 (2.93%) Network Security
13 24 (2.82%) Wi-Fi
14 23 (2.70%) VoIP
15 22 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
17 20 (2.35%) MPLS
18 18 (2.11%) NAS
19 16 (1.88%) iSCSI
20 14 (1.64%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (16.20%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (0.82%) MySQL
6 5 (0.59%) Big Data
6 5 (0.59%) Informix
7 3 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.12%) DB2
9 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.06%) ProC
2 2 (0.23%) Hudson
3 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 94 (11.03%) Finance
2 25 (2.93%) Telecoms
3 14 (1.64%) Retail
4 11 (1.29%) Banking
5 10 (1.17%) Law
6 8 (0.94%) Advertising
6 8 (0.94%) Legal
7 7 (0.82%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.70%) Marketing
9 5 (0.59%) Back Office
9 5 (0.59%) Electronics
10 2 (0.23%) Games
10 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.12%) Automotive
11 1 (0.12%) Japanese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.35%) HTML
2 19 (2.23%) CSS
2 19 (2.23%) Ruby on Rails
3 18 (2.11%) .NET
4 7 (0.82%) XML
5 5 (0.59%) Web Services
6 4 (0.47%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.47%) XSLT
7 3 (0.35%) COM
8 2 (0.23%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.23%) J2EE
8 2 (0.23%) Spring
9 1 (0.12%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.12%) Middleware
9 1 (0.12%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 100 (11.74%) Data Centre
2 76 (8.92%) Blackberry
3 48 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.64%) Clustering
5 30 (3.52%) Replication
6 19 (2.23%) Driving Licence
7 17 (2.00%) Equities
7 17 (2.00%) Hedge funds
7 17 (2.00%) iPhone
8 16 (1.88%) Computer Science
9 14 (1.64%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.53%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.17%) EqualLogic
11 10 (1.17%) Fat Client
11 10 (1.17%) Thin Client
11 10 (1.17%) VCE vBlock
11 10 (1.17%) Visualisation
12 9 (1.06%) FlexPod
13 8 (0.94%) iPad
14 7 (0.82%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 658 (77.23%) Windows
2 448 (52.58%) Windows Server
3 332 (38.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 318 (37.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 171 (20.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 127 (14.91%) Linux
7 104 (12.21%) Windows 8
8 92 (10.80%) Unix
9 78 (9.15%) Windows 7
10 37 (4.34%) Solaris
11 36 (4.23%) Windows 2000 Server
12 35 (4.11%) Windows XP
13 29 (3.40%) Mac OS X
14 22 (2.58%) Ubuntu
15 19 (2.23%) Android
16 10 (1.17%) CatOS
16 10 (1.17%) Data ONTAP
16 10 (1.17%) Debian
17 9 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 9 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (17.14%) ITIL
2 64 (7.51%) Problem Management
3 60 (7.04%) Mentoring
4 44 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 30 (3.52%) Service Delivery
6 28 (3.29%) Change Management
7 27 (3.17%) Incident Management
7 27 (3.17%) Service Management
8 24 (2.82%) Presales
9 22 (2.58%) Network Management
10 21 (2.46%) Migration
10 21 (2.46%) Project Management
10 21 (2.46%) Time Management
11 20 (2.35%) Load Balancing
12 19 (2.23%) Multithreading
13 18 (2.11%) Server Building
14 15 (1.76%) High Availability
14 15 (1.76%) Line Management
14 15 (1.76%) Performance Monitoring
14 15 (1.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 120 (14.08%) SQL
2 32 (3.76%) PowerShell
3 26 (3.05%) Python
4 25 (2.93%) C
4 25 (2.93%) Perl
5 23 (2.70%) C++
6 22 (2.58%) JavaScript
7 21 (2.46%) Bash Shell
8 20 (2.35%) Ruby
9 19 (2.23%) Korn
10 12 (1.41%) Shell Script
11 10 (1.17%) Java
11 10 (1.17%) VBScript
12 8 (0.94%) C#
13 5 (0.59%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.35%) VB
15 2 (0.23%) VBA
16 1 (0.12%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 198 (23.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 160 (18.78%) MCSE
3 131 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (11.85%) CCNA
5 70 (8.22%) MCITP
6 68 (7.98%) MCSA
6 68 (7.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 63 (7.39%) MCP
8 43 (5.05%) Security Cleared
9 39 (4.58%) CCNP
10 36 (4.23%) Degree
10 36 (4.23%) SC Cleared
11 28 (3.29%) MCTS
12 26 (3.05%) Citrix Certification
13 22 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.53%) ACSA
14 13 (1.53%) CCA
15 12 (1.41%) CCIE
15 12 (1.41%) NCDA
16 6 (0.70%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (9.62%) SLA
2 11 (1.29%) QA
3 4 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 436 (51.17%) Active Directory
2 266 (31.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 193 (22.65%) Hyper-V
4 62 (7.28%) XenApp
5 52 (6.10%) vSphere
6 45 (5.28%) Terminal Services
7 44 (5.16%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (4.11%) VMware ESX
8 35 (4.11%) XenDesktop
9 16 (1.88%) Terminal Server
9 16 (1.88%) XenServer
10 15 (1.76%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.70%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.59%) Oracle Clusterware
12 5 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.23%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.23%) vCloud
14 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.12%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 81 (9.51%) SCCM
2 36 (4.23%) SCOM
3 22 (2.58%) McAfee ePO
4 13 (1.53%) WSUS
5 11 (1.29%) SCOrch
6 10 (1.17%) Backup Exec
7 9 (1.06%) SCVMM
8 6 (0.70%) SCSM
9 5 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 5 (0.59%) Oracle ZFS
9 5 (0.59%) SCDPM
9 5 (0.59%) XenMobile
10 4 (0.47%) FortiGate
10 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 3 (0.35%) DameWare
11 3 (0.35%) EdgeSight
11 3 (0.35%) Endace
11 3 (0.35%) Nagios
11 3 (0.35%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 480 (56.34%) VMware
2 401 (47.07%) Microsoft
3 296 (34.74%) Cisco
4 200 (23.47%) Citrix
5 87 (10.21%) HP
6 60 (7.04%) Apple
7 54 (6.34%) Dell
8 48 (5.63%) NetApp
9 46 (5.40%) Avaya
10 40 (4.69%) Juniper
11 37 (4.34%) EMC
12 26 (3.05%) Intel Security
13 23 (2.70%) CheckPoint
14 20 (2.35%) Red Hat
15 18 (2.11%) F5
16 14 (1.64%) IBM
16 14 (1.64%) SonicWALL
17 13 (1.53%) Forcepoint
18 12 (1.41%) Google
18 12 (1.41%) Symantec
Bristol, Avon
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + generous package
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension Scheme & More
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rochester, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Details circa £50k + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Horsham DC
Salary: From £39,267 to £42,957 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
St. Helens
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Central London, Zone 1
MillsHill
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago