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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
UK / England
Rank 554 531 495
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 289 437 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.37% 0.46% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.47% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 271 385 425
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
76071 92021 96267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.34% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 63569 78023 80199
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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
South East -9 83 £40,000 - 4
London +10 79 £40,000 - 12
West Midlands +39 32 £35,250 +17.50% 3
East of England +8 29 £37,500 +14.50% 4
South West -29 25 £30,000 -10.44% 2
North West -17 15 £31,500 -10.00% 8
Yorkshire +30 14 £32,500 +12.06% 2
East Midlands +10 7 £34,250 +8.73% 1
North East - 5 £27,000 - 1
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 497 (75.42%) Windows
2 425 (64.49%) Active Directory
3 375 (56.90%) VMware
4 352 (53.41%) Windows Server
5 332 (50.38%) Microsoft
6 284 (43.10%) MS Exchange
7 269 (40.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 209 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 208 (31.56%) Cisco
9 208 (31.56%) Firewall
10 189 (28.68%) Office 365
11 187 (28.38%) ITIL
12 183 (27.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 169 (25.64%) MS Excel
14 150 (22.76%) Exchange Server 2010
15 149 (22.61%) Citrix
16 145 (22.00%) Hyper-V
17 144 (21.85%) SAN
18 131 (19.88%) DNS
19 130 (19.73%) WAN
20 119 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2013
21 118 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
22 117 (17.75%) LAN
23 112 (17.00%) Microsoft Certification
24 105 (15.93%) DHCP
25 102 (15.48%) Linux
26 96 (14.57%) SQL Server
27 95 (14.42%) SQL
28 94 (14.26%) TCP/IP
29 93 (14.11%) MCSE

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
1 284 (43.10%) MS Exchange
2 150 (22.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 119 (18.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (6.68%) Skype for Business
5 42 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 42 (6.37%) IIS
6 37 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2003
7 27 (4.10%) SharePoint
8 13 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 11 (1.67%) Apache
10 8 (1.21%) Site Server
11 6 (0.91%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.76%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.61%) Confluence
14 2 (0.30%) CMS
14 2 (0.30%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.30%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.15%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.15%) SAS
15 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 169 (25.64%) MS Excel
2 68 (10.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.30%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.15%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 189 (28.68%) Office 365
2 78 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.52%) PaaS
5 8 (1.21%) IaaS
6 6 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.76%) Mimecast
7 5 (0.76%) Slack
8 3 (0.46%) G Suite
8 3 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (0.46%) Yammer
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 208 (31.56%) Firewall
2 144 (21.85%) SAN
3 131 (19.88%) DNS
4 130 (19.73%) WAN
5 117 (17.75%) LAN
6 105 (15.93%) DHCP
7 94 (14.26%) TCP/IP
8 83 (12.59%) VLAN
9 73 (11.08%) VPN
10 67 (10.17%) VoIP
11 40 (6.07%) Internet
12 38 (5.77%) Wireless
13 37 (5.61%) Network Security
14 33 (5.01%) Cisco ASA
15 31 (4.70%) MPLS
16 28 (4.25%) OSPF
17 27 (4.10%) BGP
18 26 (3.95%) NAS
18 26 (3.95%) Skype
19 22 (3.34%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (14.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (0.61%) MySQL
7 4 (0.61%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.15%) DB2
10 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Git (software)
1 5 (0.76%) MSI
2 4 (0.61%) JIRA
3 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.15%) Ant
4 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.15%) Maven
4 1 (0.15%) Subversion
General
1 85 (12.90%) Finance
2 42 (6.37%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.70%) Retail
4 22 (3.34%) Banking
5 15 (2.28%) Law
6 9 (1.37%) Back Office
6 9 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.21%) Marketing
8 7 (1.06%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.06%) Legal
9 6 (0.91%) Electronics
10 5 (0.76%) Games
11 4 (0.61%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.46%) Automotive
13 2 (0.30%) Advertising
13 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.30%) Front Office
13 2 (0.30%) German Language
13 2 (0.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.88%) Web Services
2 13 (1.97%) Software Packaging
3 10 (1.52%) .NET
4 7 (1.06%) LAMP
5 5 (0.76%) Unreal Engine
6 3 (0.46%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.46%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.46%) Middleware
7 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (0.30%) COM
7 2 (0.30%) CSS
7 2 (0.30%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.30%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.30%) HTML
7 2 (0.30%) SOAP
7 2 (0.30%) Spring
7 2 (0.30%) Spring MVC
8 1 (0.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (0.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.56%) Data Centre
2 36 (5.46%) Clustering
3 29 (4.40%) Driving Licence
4 23 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (2.28%) Blackberry
5 15 (2.28%) Enterprise Storage
6 14 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (1.52%) Fat Client
8 10 (1.52%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.37%) User Experience
10 8 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.21%) iPad
10 8 (1.21%) Virtual Team
11 6 (0.91%) iPhone
12 5 (0.76%) Hedge funds
12 5 (0.76%) Replication
13 4 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 497 (75.42%) Windows
2 352 (53.41%) Windows Server
3 269 (40.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 183 (27.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 102 (15.48%) Linux
6 89 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 69 (10.47%) Windows 7
8 35 (5.31%) Windows 8
9 34 (5.16%) Windows 10
10 25 (3.79%) Unix
11 16 (2.43%) Windows XP
12 15 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (2.12%) Mac OS
14 12 (1.82%) Mac OS X
15 9 (1.37%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.21%) Android
17 6 (0.91%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.76%) Solaris
19 4 (0.61%) CentOS
20 3 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (28.38%) ITIL
2 44 (6.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 34 (5.16%) Migration
4 32 (4.86%) Mentoring
5 29 (4.40%) Service Delivery
6 23 (3.49%) Patch Management
6 23 (3.49%) Server Building
6 23 (3.49%) Service Management
7 22 (3.34%) Server Virtualisation
8 21 (3.19%) Change Management
8 21 (3.19%) Project Management
9 20 (3.03%) High Availability
10 18 (2.73%) Mathematics
10 18 (2.73%) Network Design
10 18 (2.73%) Presales
11 17 (2.58%) E-Commerce
12 14 (2.12%) Application Virtualisation
13 13 (1.97%) Change Control
13 13 (1.97%) DevOps
13 13 (1.97%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (14.42%) SQL
2 69 (10.47%) PowerShell
3 19 (2.88%) C
4 17 (2.58%) Shell Script
5 6 (0.91%) C#
6 3 (0.46%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.30%) Java
7 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.30%) VBScript
8 1 (0.15%) C++
8 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.15%) Python
8 1 (0.15%) VB
8 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 118 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (17.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 93 (14.11%) MCSE
4 91 (13.81%) CCNA
5 57 (8.65%) CCNP
6 51 (7.74%) MCSA
7 34 (5.16%) Degree
8 33 (5.01%) Security Cleared
9 29 (4.40%) MCP
10 27 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 19 (2.88%) CCIE
12 18 (2.73%) MCITP
13 16 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (2.43%) Network+ Certification
14 13 (1.97%) SC Cleared
15 9 (1.37%) A+ Certification
16 8 (1.21%) CCNP Voice
16 8 (1.21%) CCSA
16 8 (1.21%) JNCIA
17 6 (0.91%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (11.23%) SLA
2 13 (1.97%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.15%) DICOM
4 1 (0.15%) HL7
System Software
1 425 (64.49%) Active Directory
2 209 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 145 (22.00%) Hyper-V
4 66 (10.02%) XenApp
5 64 (9.71%) vSphere
6 47 (7.13%) XenDesktop
7 27 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
8 24 (3.64%) Terminal Services
9 20 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
9 20 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
10 18 (2.73%) VMware ESX
11 13 (1.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (1.37%) VMware Server
13 8 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
14 7 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
15 4 (0.61%) OpenSIPS
15 4 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
16 3 (0.46%) Forefront TMG
17 2 (0.30%) NFS
18 1 (0.15%) NDS
Systems Management
1 85 (12.90%) SCCM
2 39 (5.92%) Backup Exec
3 21 (3.19%) WSUS
4 17 (2.58%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (2.12%) NetBackup
6 12 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (1.52%) Puppet
8 7 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (0.91%) SCOM
9 6 (0.91%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.76%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (0.76%) Nagios
11 4 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
11 4 (0.61%) ZENworks
12 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (0.46%) ThinApp
13 2 (0.30%) HP SIM
13 2 (0.30%) Scalr
Vendors
1 375 (56.90%) VMware
2 332 (50.38%) Microsoft
3 208 (31.56%) Cisco
4 149 (22.61%) Citrix
5 78 (11.84%) HP
6 42 (6.37%) Symantec
7 41 (6.22%) NetApp
8 37 (5.61%) Veeam
9 36 (5.46%) Dell
10 30 (4.55%) Avaya
11 27 (4.10%) Juniper
12 22 (3.34%) CheckPoint
13 20 (3.03%) Intel Security
13 20 (3.03%) SonicWALL
14 18 (2.73%) EMC
14 18 (2.73%) IBM
14 18 (2.73%) SolarWinds
14 18 (2.73%) Sophos
15 17 (2.58%) Apple
15 17 (2.58%) Palo Alto
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus, Shares etc
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £35k - £40k + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
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Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum Health and Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Search Consultancy
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Cambridgeshire
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Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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East London
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London
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