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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 638 606 675
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 263 260 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.27% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 231 224 214
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104811 98073 111210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.73% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 85812 82508 96017
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -17 99 £35,500 +1.42% 7
London -58 60 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East of England -8 39 £37,500 +19.04% 1
West Midlands +33 25 £30,000 -3.22%
North West +15 20 £35,000 +9.37% 2
South West -6 10 £27,000 -8.47% 3
East Midlands -5 9 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Yorkshire -55 5 £30,000 -8.39%
Midlands - 2 - -
3rd Line Support Engineer
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3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 395 (78.37%) Windows
2 275 (54.56%) Active Directory
3 270 (53.57%) VMware
4 260 (51.59%) MS Exchange
5 253 (50.20%) Microsoft
6 246 (48.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 195 (38.69%) Cisco
8 182 (36.11%) Firewall
9 180 (35.71%) Citrix
9 180 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 166 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 148 (29.37%) Exchange Server 2010
12 136 (26.98%) ITIL
13 135 (26.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 126 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 117 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2007
16 115 (22.82%) SQL Server
17 114 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
18 112 (22.22%) SAN
19 110 (21.83%) SQL
19 110 (21.83%) DNS
20 100 (19.84%) Hyper-V
21 95 (18.85%) VPN
22 88 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2003
23 86 (17.06%) Cisco Certification
24 83 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2013
25 81 (16.07%) MCSE
26 80 (15.87%) Windows 7
27 79 (15.67%) TCP/IP
28 74 (14.68%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 260 (51.59%) MS Exchange
2 148 (29.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 117 (23.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 88 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 83 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2013
6 57 (11.31%) SharePoint
7 45 (8.93%) IIS
8 31 (6.15%) Lync
9 22 (4.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 12 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.59%) Apache
12 5 (0.99%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (0.79%) JOnAS
14 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.40%) SAS
16 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
16 1 (0.20%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 126 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 64 (12.70%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.99%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.20%) Line 500
3 1 (0.20%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.59%) Office 365
2 6 (1.19%) SaaS
3 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 182 (36.11%) Firewall
2 112 (22.22%) SAN
3 110 (21.83%) DNS
4 95 (18.85%) VPN
5 79 (15.67%) TCP/IP
6 70 (13.89%) DHCP
7 68 (13.49%) LAN
8 63 (12.50%) WAN
9 58 (11.51%) VLAN
10 46 (9.13%) iSCSI
11 44 (8.73%) Internet
12 39 (7.74%) Wireless
13 31 (6.15%) VoIP
14 22 (4.37%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (3.37%) NAS
16 16 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
17 14 (2.78%) BGP
17 14 (2.78%) IPsec
18 13 (2.58%) Cisco ASA
19 9 (1.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (22.82%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.98%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (2.18%) MySQL
5 6 (1.19%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.99%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.99%) IDOL
7 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (0.79%) EDRMS
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 37 (7.34%) Finance
2 29 (5.75%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.98%) Legal
4 8 (1.59%) Retail
5 5 (0.99%) Advertising
5 5 (0.99%) Banking
6 3 (0.60%) Law
7 2 (0.40%) Online Betting
7 2 (0.40%) Publishing
7 2 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.20%) Electronics
8 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.20%) Billing
8 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.79%) .NET
2 7 (1.39%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.19%) COM
4 4 (0.79%) XML
5 2 (0.40%) Apache Camel
5 2 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.20%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.20%) Web Services
6 1 (0.20%) J2EE
6 1 (0.20%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 24 (4.76%) Replication
3 21 (4.17%) Clustering
4 7 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (0.99%) Statistics
5 5 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (0.79%) EqualLogic
7 3 (0.60%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.60%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.60%) Handset
7 3 (0.60%) Fat Client
7 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.40%) iPhone
8 2 (0.40%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (0.40%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.40%) NHS
8 2 (0.40%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.20%) Firmware
9 1 (0.20%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.20%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 395 (78.37%) Windows
2 246 (48.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 180 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 114 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 80 (15.87%) Windows 7
6 66 (13.10%) Linux
7 55 (10.91%) Windows 8
8 52 (10.32%) Windows XP
9 39 (7.74%) UNIX
10 26 (5.16%) Mac OS
11 17 (3.37%) Windows Vista
12 15 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
14 10 (1.98%) Solaris
15 6 (1.19%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.79%) Debian
16 4 (0.79%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.60%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.40%) Android
19 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (26.98%) ITIL
2 56 (11.11%) Migration
3 45 (8.93%) Disaster Recovery
4 44 (8.73%) Project Management
4 44 (8.73%) Problem Management
5 28 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 27 (5.36%) Change Management
7 18 (3.57%) Service Management
8 16 (3.17%) Incident Management
9 14 (2.78%) PRINCE2
10 11 (2.18%) Project Planning
11 10 (1.98%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (1.59%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (1.59%) Change Control
12 8 (1.59%) Network Monitoring
13 7 (1.39%) Time Management
14 6 (1.19%) High Availability
14 6 (1.19%) CRM
15 5 (0.99%) Service Delivery
15 5 (0.99%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 110 (21.83%) SQL
2 25 (4.96%) PowerShell
3 10 (1.98%) Java
4 7 (1.39%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.79%) Python
5 4 (0.79%) C
6 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.40%) Lua
6 2 (0.40%) C++
6 2 (0.40%) Perl
7 1 (0.20%) PHP
7 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.20%) VBScript
7 1 (0.20%) VB
7 1 (0.20%) VBA
7 1 (0.20%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 135 (26.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (17.06%) Cisco Certification
3 81 (16.07%) MCSE
4 70 (13.89%) CCNA
5 50 (9.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 50 (9.92%) MCTS
6 48 (9.52%) MCP
7 44 (8.73%) MCITP
8 39 (7.74%) MCSA
9 37 (7.34%) Citrix Certification
10 28 (5.56%) CCNP
11 23 (4.56%) CCA
12 18 (3.57%) Security Cleared
13 17 (3.37%) SC Cleared
14 15 (2.98%) Degree
15 14 (2.78%) CCEE
15 14 (2.78%) CCAA
15 14 (2.78%) CCIA
16 12 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
17 8 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.36%) SLA
2 4 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 275 (54.56%) Active Directory
2 166 (32.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 100 (19.84%) Hyper-V
4 74 (14.68%) XenApp
5 72 (14.29%) vSphere
6 42 (8.33%) XenDesktop
7 23 (4.56%) Terminal Services
8 18 (3.57%) VMware ESX
9 16 (3.17%) XenServer
10 14 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
11 11 (2.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (1.98%) ISA Server
13 8 (1.59%) UAG
14 5 (0.99%) IAG
15 4 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.79%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.60%) NLBS
17 2 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
18 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 68 (13.49%) SCCM
2 54 (10.71%) Backup Exec
3 45 (8.93%) SCOM
4 30 (5.95%) Norton AntiVirus
5 18 (3.57%) WSUS
6 16 (3.17%) NetBackup
7 8 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
8 7 (1.39%) Foglight
8 7 (1.39%) SolarWinds Orion
9 5 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 5 (0.99%) Cacti
10 3 (0.60%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.40%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.20%) ARCserve
12 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCX
12 1 (0.20%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.20%) SCDPM
12 1 (0.20%) SCSM
12 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 270 (53.57%) VMware
2 253 (50.20%) Microsoft
3 195 (38.69%) Cisco
4 180 (35.71%) Citrix
5 69 (13.69%) HP
6 46 (9.13%) Symantec
7 44 (8.73%) McAfee
8 43 (8.53%) WatchGuard
9 33 (6.55%) CheckPoint
9 33 (6.55%) Veeam
10 30 (5.95%) SolarWinds
11 28 (5.56%) NetApp
12 25 (4.96%) Kaspersky
13 24 (4.76%) Juniper
14 22 (4.37%) Dell
14 22 (4.37%) EMC
14 22 (4.37%) SonicWALL
15 18 (3.57%) Red Hat
15 18 (3.57%) Oracle
16 15 (2.98%) Apple
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Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
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Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 3 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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NuEPC Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus,Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Tribeca Technology
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor
Streamline Connections
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus,Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £29000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
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soVision Ltd
Salary: From £31,000 to £35,000 per annum - experience & skills dependent
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Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30-32K + Company Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Private Healthcare
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