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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 612 605 610
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 263 229 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.24% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 220 194 254
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +10 103 £33,500 -1.47% 9
London -45 66 £40,000 +8.10% 11
East of England -9 29 £33,000 +8.19% 5
North West 0 19 £34,000 +9.67% 3
South West -5 17 £38,500 +30.50% 3
West Midlands -7 13 £33,500 +28.84% 4
Yorkshire -16 13 £28,000 +0.90% 2
East Midlands -16 2 £37,500 +36.36% 2
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 31 July 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.

1 432 (80.45%) Windows
2 298 (55.49%) VMware
3 281 (52.33%) Active Directory
4 251 (46.74%) Microsoft
5 249 (46.37%) MS Exchange
6 244 (45.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 199 (37.06%) Firewall
8 189 (35.20%) Citrix
9 185 (34.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 172 (32.03%) Cisco
11 166 (30.91%) Windows Server 2003
12 149 (27.75%) Windows Server 2012
13 145 (27.00%) SQL
14 142 (26.44%) Exchange Server 2010
15 138 (25.70%) SAN
16 135 (25.14%) Hyper-V
17 129 (24.02%) DNS
18 125 (23.28%) MS Excel
19 122 (22.72%) Microsoft Certification
20 118 (21.97%) ITIL
21 99 (18.44%) Linux
22 95 (17.69%) VPN
23 93 (17.32%) TCP/IP
24 88 (16.39%) SQL Server
24 88 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2007
25 86 (16.01%) Cisco Certification
26 85 (15.83%) Exchange Server 2013
27 83 (15.46%) DHCP
28 76 (14.15%) HP
28 76 (14.15%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 249 (46.37%) MS Exchange
2 142 (26.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 88 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 85 (15.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 66 (12.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 54 (10.06%) SharePoint
7 42 (7.82%) IIS
7 42 (7.82%) Lync
8 24 (4.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 23 (4.28%) Apache
10 15 (2.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.74%) Documentum
14 3 (0.56%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
15 2 (0.37%) JOnAS
15 2 (0.37%) Live Communications Server
15 2 (0.37%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 125 (23.28%) MS Excel
2 52 (9.68%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.30%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.19%) Summit
4 1 (0.19%) Line 500
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.23%) Office 365
2 7 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.30%) PaaS
3 4 (0.74%) SaaS
4 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 199 (37.06%) Firewall
2 138 (25.70%) SAN
3 129 (24.02%) DNS
4 95 (17.69%) VPN
5 93 (17.32%) TCP/IP
6 83 (15.46%) DHCP
7 64 (11.92%) LAN
8 61 (11.36%) WAN
9 42 (7.82%) NAS
10 40 (7.45%) VLAN
11 35 (6.52%) iSCSI
11 35 (6.52%) Internet
12 32 (5.96%) VoIP
13 31 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
14 28 (5.21%) SSL
15 23 (4.28%) Wireless
16 19 (3.54%) IPsec
17 17 (3.17%) BGP
18 15 (2.79%) OSPF
19 14 (2.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.79%) EDRMS
4 13 (2.42%) MySQL
5 11 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (1.86%) IDOL
6 10 (1.86%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.68%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.37%) MS Access
10 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (0.93%) MSI
2 2 (0.37%) Subversion
3 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (8.38%) Finance
2 21 (3.91%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.35%) Retail
4 10 (1.86%) Banking
5 7 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.93%) Legal
7 4 (0.74%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.56%) Advertising
8 3 (0.56%) Law
8 3 (0.56%) Marketing
8 3 (0.56%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.37%) Billing
9 2 (0.37%) Back Office
9 2 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.30%) COM
2 6 (1.12%) XML
2 6 (1.12%) .NET
3 4 (0.74%) Web Services
3 4 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (0.37%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.37%) Ajax
5 2 (0.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (0.37%) JSON
5 2 (0.37%) XML Schema
5 2 (0.37%) XHTML
5 2 (0.37%) DHTML
5 2 (0.37%) HTML
5 2 (0.37%) DOM
5 2 (0.37%) CSS
5 2 (0.37%) SOAP
5 2 (0.37%) Apache Camel
6 1 (0.19%) J2EE
6 1 (0.19%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.21%) Blackberry
2 25 (4.66%) Clustering
3 14 (2.61%) Replication
4 12 (2.23%) Statistics
5 11 (2.05%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 7 (1.30%) EqualLogic
7 6 (1.12%) Fat Client
7 6 (1.12%) Open Source
7 6 (1.12%) Thin Client
8 5 (0.93%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.74%) iSeries
9 4 (0.74%) Management Information System
9 4 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.56%) iPhone
11 2 (0.37%) Web 2.0
11 2 (0.37%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (0.37%) EPoS
12 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 432 (80.45%) Windows
2 244 (45.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 166 (30.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 149 (27.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 99 (18.44%) Linux
6 71 (13.22%) Windows 7
7 49 (9.12%) Windows 8
8 41 (7.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (7.08%) Windows XP
10 37 (6.89%) UNIX
11 20 (3.72%) Mac OS
12 19 (3.54%) CentOS
13 13 (2.42%) Mac OS X
14 12 (2.23%) Ubuntu
14 12 (2.23%) Solaris
15 11 (2.05%) Windows Vista
16 10 (1.86%) Windows 2000 Server
17 7 (1.30%) Debian
18 6 (1.12%) Windows 2000
19 5 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (21.97%) ITIL
2 43 (8.01%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (7.26%) Migration
4 36 (6.70%) Problem Management
5 30 (5.59%) Project Management
6 27 (5.03%) Incident Management
7 22 (4.10%) Change Management
8 19 (3.54%) E-Commerce
9 18 (3.35%) Time Management
10 15 (2.79%) Service Management
11 12 (2.23%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (2.05%) Service Delivery
13 10 (1.86%) Change Control
14 9 (1.68%) PRINCE2
14 9 (1.68%) Project Planning
15 8 (1.49%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (1.49%) Network Management
16 7 (1.30%) Configuration Management
16 7 (1.30%) Network Monitoring
17 6 (1.12%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 145 (27.00%) SQL
2 42 (7.82%) PowerShell
3 13 (2.42%) Shell Script
4 10 (1.86%) Java
5 9 (1.68%) C
5 9 (1.68%) VB
6 8 (1.49%) PHP
7 7 (1.30%) VBScript
7 7 (1.30%) Python
8 3 (0.56%) C++
8 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.37%) PHP5
9 2 (0.37%) PHP4
9 2 (0.37%) Lua
9 2 (0.37%) C#
9 2 (0.37%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.37%) Perl
9 2 (0.37%) Google Apps Script
10 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 122 (22.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (16.01%) Cisco Certification
3 76 (14.15%) MCSE
4 62 (11.55%) CCNA
5 59 (10.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 44 (8.19%) Citrix Certification
6 44 (8.19%) MCITP
7 43 (8.01%) CCNP
8 37 (6.89%) Security Cleared
9 35 (6.52%) MCTS
9 35 (6.52%) CCA
10 33 (6.15%) MCP
11 32 (5.96%) MCSA
11 32 (5.96%) SC Cleared
12 30 (5.59%) DV Cleared
13 28 (5.21%) Degree
14 11 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (1.30%) CCEE
15 7 (1.30%) CCAA
15 7 (1.30%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.26%) SLA
2 6 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 281 (52.33%) Active Directory
2 185 (34.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 135 (25.14%) Hyper-V
4 74 (13.78%) XenApp
4 74 (13.78%) vSphere
5 56 (10.43%) XenDesktop
6 34 (6.33%) XenServer
7 29 (5.40%) VMware ESX
8 25 (4.66%) Terminal Services
9 22 (4.10%) ISA Server
10 15 (2.79%) UAG
10 15 (2.79%) vCloud
11 13 (2.42%) Forefront TMG
12 12 (2.23%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (1.49%) VMware Server
14 7 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.93%) IAG
16 4 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 3 (0.56%) MetaFrame
17 3 (0.56%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 76 (14.15%) SCCM
2 48 (8.94%) Backup Exec
3 37 (6.89%) SCOM
4 26 (4.84%) WSUS
4 26 (4.84%) NetBackup
5 23 (4.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 11 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (1.30%) Foglight
7 7 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (1.12%) FortiGate
9 5 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.93%) Cacti
10 4 (0.74%) Nagios
11 2 (0.37%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 2 (0.37%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.37%) Netcool
11 2 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 298 (55.49%) VMware
2 251 (46.74%) Microsoft
3 189 (35.20%) Citrix
4 172 (32.03%) Cisco
5 76 (14.15%) HP
6 49 (9.12%) Symantec
7 37 (6.89%) CheckPoint
8 36 (6.70%) Veeam
9 34 (6.33%) McAfee
10 33 (6.15%) NetApp
11 32 (5.96%) Red Hat
11 32 (5.96%) Apple
11 32 (5.96%) Dell
12 31 (5.77%) WatchGuard
13 30 (5.59%) Juniper
14 28 (5.21%) EMC
14 28 (5.21%) Oracle
15 26 (4.84%) SolarWinds
16 23 (4.28%) Veritas
17 21 (3.91%) Kaspersky
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