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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 515 563 543
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 399 415 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.42% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 345 376 383
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +5.97%
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
86072 98291 103044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.29% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 72520 82716 84192
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 £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -10 90 £42,500 +6.25% 13
South East +7 87 £35,000 -9.09% 13
South West +43 74 £35,000 +14.75% 6
East Midlands +56 46 £34,625 +6.53% 3
West Midlands +3 39 £32,850 +19.45% 1
East of England +7 26 £38,750 +12.31% 3
Yorkshire +35 20 £32,500 -14.47% 5
North West -19 15 £32,500 -18.75% 4
North East - 2 £40,250 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 629 (80.64%) Windows
2 464 (59.49%) Microsoft
3 460 (58.97%) Active Directory
4 437 (56.03%) VMware
5 416 (53.33%) Windows Server
6 297 (38.08%) MS Exchange
7 269 (34.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 245 (31.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 243 (31.15%) ITIL
10 221 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 212 (27.18%) Office 365
12 206 (26.41%) MS Excel
13 198 (25.38%) Microsoft Certification
14 189 (24.23%) Firewall
15 187 (23.97%) Hyper-V
16 184 (23.59%) Citrix
17 178 (22.82%) Cisco
18 169 (21.67%) SAN
19 166 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
20 164 (21.03%) WAN
21 158 (20.26%) LAN
22 149 (19.10%) DNS
23 147 (18.85%) MCSE
24 140 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
25 136 (17.44%) Linux
26 134 (17.18%) SCCM
27 133 (17.05%) MS Office
28 125 (16.03%) DHCP
29 118 (15.13%) SQL Server
30 117 (15.00%) SQL

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
1 297 (38.08%) MS Exchange
2 166 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 102 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 76 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2007
5 48 (6.15%) IIS
6 44 (5.64%) Skype for Business
7 42 (5.38%) SharePoint
8 26 (3.33%) Apache
9 17 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (1.28%) IBM Domino
12 9 (1.15%) CMS
12 9 (1.15%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.38%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.26%) Documentum
14 2 (0.26%) Exstream Dialogue
Applications
1 206 (26.41%) MS Excel
2 133 (17.05%) MS Office
3 18 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.38%) Siebel Analytics
2 2 (0.26%) Exstream
2 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.13%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 212 (27.18%) Office 365
2 78 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.92%) PaaS
5 8 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.64%) Slack
7 4 (0.51%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.51%) SaaS
8 3 (0.38%) iTunes
9 2 (0.26%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 189 (24.23%) Firewall
2 169 (21.67%) SAN
3 164 (21.03%) WAN
4 158 (20.26%) LAN
5 149 (19.10%) DNS
6 125 (16.03%) DHCP
7 98 (12.56%) VPN
8 93 (11.92%) TCP/IP
9 56 (7.18%) VoIP
10 41 (5.26%) VLAN
11 38 (4.87%) MPLS
12 29 (3.72%) NAS
13 28 (3.59%) Internet
13 28 (3.59%) Network Security
14 24 (3.08%) OSPF
15 23 (2.95%) NetScaler
16 21 (2.69%) BGP
16 21 (2.69%) Remote Desktop
16 21 (2.69%) Wireless
17 15 (1.92%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (2.69%) MySQL
4 19 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (0.90%) DB2
7 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.13%) UniData
Development Applications
1 8 (1.03%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.38%) Subversion
3 2 (0.26%) JIRA
3 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (7.05%) Finance
2 35 (4.49%) Retail
3 25 (3.21%) Telecoms
4 22 (2.82%) Legal
5 17 (2.18%) Law
6 9 (1.15%) Banking
6 9 (1.15%) Publishing
7 7 (0.90%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.77%) Advertising
8 6 (0.77%) Games
9 5 (0.64%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.51%) Marketing
11 3 (0.38%) Back Office
11 3 (0.38%) Electronics
11 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) French Language
12 2 (0.26%) German Language
12 2 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (2.69%) Software Packaging
1 21 (2.69%) Web Services
2 6 (0.77%) .NET
3 5 (0.64%) HTML
3 5 (0.64%) Unreal Engine
3 5 (0.64%) XML
4 4 (0.51%) COM
4 4 (0.51%) CSS
5 3 (0.38%) JSON
5 3 (0.38%) REST
6 2 (0.26%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (0.26%) Entity Framework
6 2 (0.26%) SOAP
6 2 (0.26%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.13%) Flash
7 1 (0.13%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 90 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 56 (7.18%) Clustering
3 46 (5.90%) Driving Licence
4 35 (4.49%) Blackberry
5 33 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (2.56%) Mathematics
7 16 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
8 15 (1.92%) Fat Client
8 15 (1.92%) Replication
8 15 (1.92%) Thin Client
9 14 (1.79%) Private Cloud
10 12 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (1.54%) iPad
11 11 (1.41%) Handset
12 10 (1.28%) Computer Science
13 8 (1.03%) iPhone
14 6 (0.77%) EMC VNX
15 5 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.64%) Smartphone
15 5 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 629 (80.64%) Windows
2 416 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 269 (34.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 221 (28.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 140 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 136 (17.44%) Linux
7 96 (12.31%) Windows 7
8 56 (7.18%) Windows 10
9 41 (5.26%) Windows 8
10 40 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (3.85%) Windows XP
12 28 (3.59%) Unix
13 22 (2.82%) Solaris
14 14 (1.79%) Mac OS X
15 11 (1.41%) AIX
16 9 (1.15%) Ubuntu
17 7 (0.90%) Android
17 7 (0.90%) SUSE
18 6 (0.77%) HPUX
19 4 (0.51%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (31.15%) ITIL
2 55 (7.05%) Project Management
3 50 (6.41%) Mentoring
4 48 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 37 (4.74%) Coaching
6 30 (3.85%) Change Management
6 30 (3.85%) Migration
7 28 (3.59%) Service Management
8 20 (2.56%) Change Control
8 20 (2.56%) Patch Management
9 18 (2.31%) Information Security
9 18 (2.31%) Problem Management
9 18 (2.31%) Server Virtualisation
10 17 (2.18%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (2.18%) Application Virtualisation
10 17 (2.18%) Compatibility Testing
10 17 (2.18%) Software Distribution
10 17 (2.18%) Validation
11 16 (2.05%) Analytics
11 16 (2.05%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 117 (15.00%) SQL
2 88 (11.28%) PowerShell
3 29 (3.72%) C
4 14 (1.79%) VBScript
5 9 (1.15%) Shell Script
6 6 (0.77%) Perl
7 5 (0.64%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.64%) C#
8 4 (0.51%) JavaScript
8 4 (0.51%) Python
9 3 (0.38%) Java
9 3 (0.38%) VB
10 2 (0.26%) C++
11 1 (0.13%) Korn
11 1 (0.13%) RPG
11 1 (0.13%) RPG/400
11 1 (0.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 198 (25.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 147 (18.85%) MCSE
3 106 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
4 99 (12.69%) MCSA
5 97 (12.44%) Security Cleared
6 74 (9.49%) CCNA
7 65 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 63 (8.08%) Degree
9 59 (7.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 35 (4.49%) CCNP
11 33 (4.23%) MCP
12 29 (3.72%) ITIL Certification
13 24 (3.08%) MCITP
14 14 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
15 12 (1.54%) MCDST
16 11 (1.41%) MCTS
17 9 (1.15%) MCT
18 6 (0.77%) DV Cleared
18 6 (0.77%) Network+ Certification
19 5 (0.64%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.26%) SLA
2 10 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 460 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 245 (31.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 187 (23.97%) Hyper-V
4 90 (11.54%) XenApp
5 56 (7.18%) vSphere
6 41 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
7 40 (5.13%) XenDesktop
8 30 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
9 29 (3.72%) Terminal Services
10 26 (3.33%) VMware ESX
11 25 (3.21%) Virtual Servers
12 13 (1.67%) BitLocker
12 13 (1.67%) KVM
13 11 (1.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 11 (1.41%) VMware Server
14 10 (1.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 10 (1.28%) Terminal Server
15 8 (1.03%) Firmware
15 8 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
16 6 (0.77%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 134 (17.18%) SCCM
2 42 (5.38%) Backup Exec
3 29 (3.72%) WSUS
4 24 (3.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 23 (2.95%) SCOM
6 22 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
7 16 (2.05%) Failover Clustering
8 14 (1.79%) Icinga
9 13 (1.67%) Cobbler
9 13 (1.67%) FreeIPA
9 13 (1.67%) NetBackup
9 13 (1.67%) Puppet
9 13 (1.67%) Zenoss
10 11 (1.41%) DatAdvantage
10 11 (1.41%) SCVMM
11 9 (1.15%) Tivoli
12 8 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
13 6 (0.77%) SCOrch
14 5 (0.64%) Nagios
15 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 464 (59.49%) Microsoft
2 437 (56.03%) VMware
3 184 (23.59%) Citrix
4 178 (22.82%) Cisco
5 83 (10.64%) HP
6 45 (5.77%) Veeam
7 41 (5.26%) EMC
8 38 (4.87%) Symantec
9 31 (3.97%) Dell
10 28 (3.59%) IBM
10 28 (3.59%) NetApp
10 28 (3.59%) Red Hat
11 23 (2.95%) Apple
11 23 (2.95%) CheckPoint
12 14 (1.79%) Fortinet
12 14 (1.79%) Intel Security
13 12 (1.54%) F5
13 12 (1.54%) Oracle
13 12 (1.54%) SolarWinds
13 12 (1.54%) Wyse
Bolton, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Company Car or Car allowance
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum Health Care, Life Cover, Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: Circa £28-32k negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 4 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
EXCELerate
Salary: £38,000 per annum Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Search Consultancy
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
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Modis International
Salary: £32000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + 1,200 DV Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago