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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 520 585 602
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 407 387 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.38% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.39% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 374 343 346
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-4.89% +6.71%
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
88528 98769 106171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.31% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75351 82409 87367
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +34 110 £37,500 -6.25% 8
South East +13 96 £38,000 -1.29% 12
South West +34 52 £32,500 +4.83% 7
East Midlands +28 36 £32,500 -5.10%
East of England +28 33 £37,500 +5.63%
West Midlands -1 29 £32,500 +14.03% 3
Yorkshire +34 27 £30,000 -20.00% 1
North West +3 24 £32,500 -16.12% 4
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 646 (78.68%) Windows
2 470 (57.25%) VMware
3 465 (56.64%) Microsoft
4 452 (55.05%) Active Directory
5 448 (54.57%) Windows Server
6 304 (37.03%) MS Exchange
7 289 (35.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 257 (31.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 242 (29.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 206 (25.09%) ITIL
11 205 (24.97%) Office 365
12 203 (24.73%) Cisco
13 199 (24.24%) Hyper-V
14 193 (23.51%) Citrix
15 191 (23.26%) Firewall
16 190 (23.14%) Microsoft Certification
17 172 (20.95%) SAN
18 169 (20.58%) Exchange Server 2010
19 166 (20.22%) MS Excel
20 163 (19.85%) LAN
21 160 (19.49%) MS Office
22 158 (19.24%) Windows Server 2003
23 156 (19.00%) WAN
24 145 (17.66%) DNS
25 137 (16.69%) Linux
26 132 (16.08%) MCSE
27 130 (15.83%) SCCM
28 129 (15.71%) Windows 7
29 115 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2013
30 111 (13.52%) 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
1 304 (37.03%) MS Exchange
2 169 (20.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 115 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 72 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 59 (7.19%) SharePoint
6 40 (4.87%) IIS
6 40 (4.87%) Skype for Business
7 30 (3.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 28 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2003
9 20 (2.44%) Apache
10 14 (1.71%) CMS
10 14 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2000
11 8 (0.97%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.85%) IBM Domino
12 7 (0.85%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.61%) Site Server
14 4 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.24%) Exstream Dialogue
15 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
Applications
1 166 (20.22%) MS Excel
2 160 (19.49%) MS Office
3 22 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.24%) Exstream
1 2 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 205 (24.97%) Office 365
2 71 (8.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.97%) PaaS
6 5 (0.61%) SaaS
7 4 (0.49%) iTunes
7 4 (0.49%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.24%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.24%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 191 (23.26%) Firewall
2 172 (20.95%) SAN
3 163 (19.85%) LAN
4 156 (19.00%) WAN
5 145 (17.66%) DNS
6 108 (13.15%) TCP/IP
7 105 (12.79%) DHCP
8 85 (10.35%) VPN
9 50 (6.09%) VoIP
10 39 (4.75%) NAS
11 38 (4.63%) Internet
12 27 (3.29%) NetScaler
13 26 (3.17%) MPLS
13 26 (3.17%) VLAN
13 26 (3.17%) Wireless
14 22 (2.68%) BGP
14 22 (2.68%) OSPF
15 20 (2.44%) Cisco Nexus
16 18 (2.19%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.41%) MySQL
3 15 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (0.85%) DB2
7 5 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.12%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.12%) UniData
Development Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.37%) Subversion
2 2 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.12%) JIRA
General
1 62 (7.55%) Finance
2 29 (3.53%) Retail
2 29 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 22 (2.68%) Legal
4 19 (2.31%) Law
5 9 (1.10%) Advertising
6 8 (0.97%) Publishing
7 5 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.49%) Back Office
8 4 (0.49%) Games
8 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.49%) Marketing
9 2 (0.24%) Banking
9 2 (0.24%) Electronics
9 2 (0.24%) French Language
9 2 (0.24%) German Language
9 2 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.95%) Web Services
2 12 (1.46%) HTML
3 9 (1.10%) CSS
3 9 (1.10%) Software Packaging
4 8 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
5 5 (0.61%) COM
5 5 (0.61%) XML
6 3 (0.37%) .NET
6 3 (0.37%) JSON
6 3 (0.37%) Middleware
6 3 (0.37%) REST
7 1 (0.12%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.12%) RESTful
7 1 (0.12%) XSL
7 1 (0.12%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 94 (11.45%) Data Centre
2 58 (7.06%) Blackberry
3 46 (5.60%) Clustering
4 40 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.90%) Driving Licence
6 27 (3.29%) Fat Client
6 27 (3.29%) Thin Client
7 24 (2.92%) Replication
8 20 (2.44%) Private Cloud
9 18 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (1.58%) Handset
11 12 (1.46%) iPad
12 11 (1.34%) iPhone
13 8 (0.97%) EMC VNX
13 8 (0.97%) Smartphone
14 7 (0.85%) EqualLogic
14 7 (0.85%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.85%) Tandem
15 5 (0.61%) Cyber Attack
15 5 (0.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 646 (78.68%) Windows
2 448 (54.57%) Windows Server
3 289 (35.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 257 (31.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 158 (19.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 137 (16.69%) Linux
7 129 (15.71%) Windows 7
8 64 (7.80%) Windows 10
9 62 (7.55%) Windows 8
10 42 (5.12%) Windows XP
11 34 (4.14%) Unix
12 33 (4.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (2.44%) Mac OS X
14 19 (2.31%) Solaris
15 18 (2.19%) Windows 2000 Server
16 16 (1.95%) Ubuntu
17 11 (1.34%) AIX
17 11 (1.34%) CentOS
18 9 (1.10%) Android
19 7 (0.85%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (25.09%) ITIL
2 56 (6.82%) Mentoring
3 46 (5.60%) Project Management
4 35 (4.26%) Coaching
5 33 (4.02%) Migration
6 31 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 30 (3.65%) Service Management
8 25 (3.05%) Change Management
9 24 (2.92%) Problem Management
9 24 (2.92%) Service Delivery
10 21 (2.56%) Software Deployment
11 19 (2.31%) Change Control
11 19 (2.31%) Time Management
12 17 (2.07%) High Availability
12 17 (2.07%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 16 (1.95%) Risk Assessment
14 14 (1.71%) Analytics
14 14 (1.71%) Document Management
14 14 (1.71%) Expense Management
14 14 (1.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 108 (13.15%) SQL
2 85 (10.35%) PowerShell
3 31 (3.78%) C
4 18 (2.19%) Perl
5 16 (1.95%) Bash Shell
6 15 (1.83%) Python
7 14 (1.71%) VBScript
8 12 (1.46%) Shell Script
9 9 (1.10%) Java
10 8 (0.97%) JavaScript
10 8 (0.97%) Korn
10 8 (0.97%) Ruby
11 7 (0.85%) C++
12 5 (0.61%) AWK
12 5 (0.61%) sed
13 3 (0.37%) C#
14 1 (0.12%) RPG
14 1 (0.12%) RPG/400
14 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 190 (23.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 132 (16.08%) MCSE
3 111 (13.52%) Cisco Certification
4 90 (10.96%) Security Cleared
5 76 (9.26%) MCSA
6 74 (9.01%) SC Cleared
7 73 (8.89%) CCNA
8 49 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 47 (5.72%) Degree
10 46 (5.60%) CCNP
11 34 (4.14%) MCP
12 31 (3.78%) MCITP
13 30 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (1.71%) MCDST
15 14 (1.71%) MCT
16 9 (1.10%) MCTS
17 7 (0.85%) CCA
18 5 (0.61%) CCIE
19 4 (0.49%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.70%) SLA
2 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.12%) QA
3 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 452 (55.05%) Active Directory
2 242 (29.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 199 (24.24%) Hyper-V
4 98 (11.94%) XenApp
5 75 (9.14%) vSphere
6 61 (7.43%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (5.48%) XenDesktop
8 33 (4.02%) VMware ESX
9 30 (3.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 28 (3.41%) Terminal Services
11 20 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
12 19 (2.31%) Terminal Server
13 16 (1.95%) BitLocker
14 14 (1.71%) XenServer
15 13 (1.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 13 (1.58%) KVM
16 11 (1.34%) vCloud
16 11 (1.34%) VMware Server
17 7 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
18 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 130 (15.83%) SCCM
2 44 (5.36%) Backup Exec
3 39 (4.75%) WSUS
4 38 (4.63%) SCOM
5 18 (2.19%) NetBackup
6 17 (2.07%) Icinga
7 16 (1.95%) Failover Clustering
7 16 (1.95%) Microsoft Clustering
8 15 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 12 (1.46%) Cobbler
9 12 (1.46%) DatAdvantage
9 12 (1.46%) FreeIPA
9 12 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
9 12 (1.46%) Puppet
9 12 (1.46%) Zenoss
10 11 (1.34%) SCVMM
11 10 (1.22%) Nagios
12 8 (0.97%) FortiGate
13 6 (0.73%) ZABBIX
14 5 (0.61%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 470 (57.25%) VMware
2 465 (56.64%) Microsoft
3 203 (24.73%) Cisco
4 193 (23.51%) Citrix
5 77 (9.38%) HP
6 48 (5.85%) EMC
7 37 (4.51%) Veeam
8 33 (4.02%) Dell
9 30 (3.65%) Apple
10 29 (3.53%) Red Hat
11 28 (3.41%) Juniper
12 27 (3.29%) Symantec
13 26 (3.17%) F5
14 25 (3.05%) CheckPoint
14 25 (3.05%) IBM
15 24 (2.92%) NetApp
16 19 (2.31%) Avaya
16 19 (2.31%) Fortinet
17 18 (2.19%) Intel Security
18 14 (1.71%) Interwoven
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Blue Juice Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum Car parking and further education su
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum dependent on current rate and experi
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + pension, maybe company car
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: Circa £28-32k negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Salary Negotiable)
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 15 days ago
London
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago