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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 528 570 495
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 357 417 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.41% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.43% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 324 375 470
Median salary £35,000 £37,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
82431 98009 104450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.47% 96.61% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 68982 82590 87197
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +6 96 £45,000 +12.50% 8
South East +51 88 £40,000 +3.89% 7
South West +21 51 £32,750 -0.75% 5
East Midlands +34 34 £34,500 +6.15% 2
Yorkshire +41 23 £32,500 -13.33% 3
West Midlands -3 23 £34,500 +21.05% 3
North West -19 20 £31,500 -7.35% 3
East of England -20 19 £37,500 +8.69% 5
North East - 3 £38,000 - 1
3rd Line Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 604 (78.95%) Windows
2 482 (63.01%) Active Directory
3 436 (56.99%) Microsoft
4 432 (56.47%) VMware
5 403 (52.68%) Windows Server
6 315 (41.18%) MS Exchange
7 263 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 241 (31.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 238 (31.11%) ITIL
10 219 (28.63%) Office 365
11 210 (27.45%) Firewall
12 206 (26.93%) Windows Server 2008
13 204 (26.67%) MS Excel
14 188 (24.58%) Citrix
15 186 (24.31%) Cisco
16 176 (23.01%) Microsoft Certification
17 171 (22.35%) Hyper-V
18 169 (22.09%) Exchange Server 2010
19 167 (21.83%) WAN
20 160 (20.92%) LAN
21 156 (20.39%) SAN
22 155 (20.26%) DNS
23 139 (18.17%) DHCP
24 137 (17.91%) MCSE
25 131 (17.12%) Linux
26 126 (16.47%) SCCM
27 121 (15.82%) SQL
28 120 (15.69%) SQL Server
29 115 (15.03%) Cisco Certification
30 111 (14.51%) Exchange Server 2013

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
1 315 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 169 (22.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 111 (14.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 67 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 49 (6.41%) IIS
6 41 (5.36%) Skype for Business
7 33 (4.31%) SharePoint
8 21 (2.75%) Apache
9 16 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (1.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.05%) IBM Domino
12 7 (0.92%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.65%) CMS
13 5 (0.65%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.65%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.26%) Confluence
15 1 (0.13%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.13%) SAS
15 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.13%) Site Server
Applications
1 204 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 102 (13.33%) MS Office
3 14 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.39%) Siebel Analytics
3 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.26%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.13%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 219 (28.63%) Office 365
2 73 (9.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (1.70%) PaaS
5 12 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.65%) Mimecast
6 5 (0.65%) Slack
7 3 (0.39%) IaaS
8 2 (0.26%) G Suite
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.13%) iTunes
9 1 (0.13%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 210 (27.45%) Firewall
2 167 (21.83%) WAN
3 160 (20.92%) LAN
4 156 (20.39%) SAN
5 155 (20.26%) DNS
6 139 (18.17%) DHCP
7 98 (12.81%) VPN
8 95 (12.42%) TCP/IP
9 68 (8.89%) VLAN
10 67 (8.76%) VoIP
11 36 (4.71%) MPLS
12 33 (4.31%) Network Security
12 33 (4.31%) Wireless
13 24 (3.14%) Remote Desktop
14 23 (3.01%) OSPF
15 19 (2.48%) BGP
15 19 (2.48%) Internet
15 19 (2.48%) NAS
16 16 (2.09%) Cisco IOS
16 16 (2.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 22 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.05%) MySQL
6 7 (0.92%) DB2
7 6 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.13%) UniData
Development Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.39%) JIRA
2 3 (0.39%) MSI
3 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.13%) Ant
4 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.13%) Maven
4 1 (0.13%) Subversion
General
1 68 (8.89%) Finance
2 29 (3.79%) Retail
2 29 (3.79%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.48%) Legal
4 17 (2.22%) Banking
5 14 (1.83%) Law
6 8 (1.05%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.78%) Back Office
7 6 (0.78%) Investment Banking
7 6 (0.78%) Marketing
7 6 (0.78%) Publishing
8 5 (0.65%) Games
9 4 (0.52%) Advertising
9 4 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.13%) Front Office
10 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.27%) Software Packaging
2 24 (3.14%) Web Services
3 10 (1.31%) .NET
4 5 (0.65%) Unreal Engine
5 3 (0.39%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.39%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.39%) CSS
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%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.26%) LAMP
6 2 (0.26%) SOAP
6 2 (0.26%) Spring
6 2 (0.26%) Spring MVC
6 2 (0.26%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.13%) COM
7 1 (0.13%) Middleware
7 1 (0.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.80%) Data Centre
2 47 (6.14%) Driving Licence
3 46 (6.01%) Clustering
4 33 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (2.75%) Mathematics
6 19 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
7 17 (2.22%) Blackberry
7 17 (2.22%) Replication
8 15 (1.96%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.92%) iPad
10 7 (0.92%) User Experience
11 6 (0.78%) EMC VNX
11 6 (0.78%) Fat Client
11 6 (0.78%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.78%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.78%) Thin Client
12 5 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.65%) Handset
12 5 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 604 (78.95%) Windows
2 403 (52.68%) Windows Server
3 263 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 206 (26.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 131 (17.12%) Linux
6 100 (13.07%) Windows Server 2003
7 81 (10.59%) Windows 7
8 46 (6.01%) Windows 10
9 35 (4.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (4.18%) Windows 8
11 31 (4.05%) Unix
12 21 (2.75%) Windows XP
13 20 (2.61%) Solaris
14 14 (1.83%) Mac OS X
15 10 (1.31%) AIX
16 6 (0.78%) HPUX
17 5 (0.65%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.65%) SUSE
17 5 (0.65%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.52%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (31.11%) ITIL
2 58 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 51 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 44 (5.75%) Project Management
5 32 (4.18%) Migration
6 28 (3.66%) Coaching
6 28 (3.66%) Service Management
7 26 (3.40%) Change Management
8 23 (3.01%) Patch Management
9 22 (2.88%) Application Virtualisation
10 21 (2.75%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (2.75%) Compatibility Testing
10 21 (2.75%) Software Distribution
11 20 (2.61%) Service Delivery
12 18 (2.35%) Information Security
12 18 (2.35%) Server Virtualisation
13 15 (1.96%) Change Control
13 15 (1.96%) High Availability
14 14 (1.83%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 14 (1.83%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 121 (15.82%) SQL
2 88 (11.50%) PowerShell
3 22 (2.88%) C
4 15 (1.96%) Shell Script
5 10 (1.31%) VBScript
6 7 (0.92%) C#
7 4 (0.52%) Java
7 4 (0.52%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.39%) Python
8 3 (0.39%) VB
9 2 (0.26%) Perl
10 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.13%) C++
10 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.13%) RPG
10 1 (0.13%) RPG/400
10 1 (0.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 176 (23.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 137 (17.91%) MCSE
3 115 (15.03%) Cisco Certification
4 100 (13.07%) MCSA
5 82 (10.72%) CCNA
6 80 (10.46%) Security Cleared
7 62 (8.10%) Degree
8 47 (6.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 41 (5.36%) CCNP
10 40 (5.23%) SC Cleared
11 22 (2.88%) MCITP
11 22 (2.88%) MCP
12 16 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (0.92%) DBS Check
14 7 (0.92%) DV Cleared
15 6 (0.78%) Network+ Certification
16 5 (0.65%) CCDA
16 5 (0.65%) MCT
16 5 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (8.10%) SLA
2 12 (1.57%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.13%) DICOM
4 1 (0.13%) HL7
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 482 (63.01%) Active Directory
2 241 (31.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 171 (22.35%) Hyper-V
4 87 (11.37%) XenApp
5 73 (9.54%) vSphere
6 54 (7.06%) XenDesktop
7 34 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
8 31 (4.05%) Microsoft App-V
9 26 (3.40%) Virtual Servers
10 23 (3.01%) Terminal Services
11 21 (2.75%) VMware ESX
12 14 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 11 (1.44%) KVM
14 10 (1.31%) Virtual Desktop
14 10 (1.31%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.65%) BitLocker
15 5 (0.65%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.52%) Firmware
16 4 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
17 3 (0.39%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 126 (16.47%) SCCM
2 37 (4.84%) Backup Exec
3 30 (3.92%) WSUS
4 23 (3.01%) Norton AntiVirus
5 17 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 17 (2.22%) Puppet
6 15 (1.96%) NetBackup
7 12 (1.57%) SCOM
8 11 (1.44%) Cobbler
8 11 (1.44%) FreeIPA
8 11 (1.44%) Zenoss
9 9 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (1.05%) Tivoli
11 6 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (0.78%) Icinga
11 6 (0.78%) Nagios
11 6 (0.78%) SCOrch
12 4 (0.52%) Casper Suite
12 4 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 436 (56.99%) Microsoft
2 432 (56.47%) VMware
3 188 (24.58%) Citrix
4 186 (24.31%) Cisco
5 85 (11.11%) HP
6 45 (5.88%) Veeam
7 43 (5.62%) Symantec
8 38 (4.97%) NetApp
9 37 (4.84%) Dell
10 34 (4.44%) EMC
11 30 (3.92%) Red Hat
12 25 (3.27%) IBM
13 19 (2.48%) Avaya
14 18 (2.35%) Apple
15 17 (2.22%) SolarWinds
16 16 (2.09%) CheckPoint
17 14 (1.83%) Intel Security
17 14 (1.83%) Oracle
18 12 (1.57%) Juniper
19 11 (1.44%) Mitel
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Keswick, Cumbria
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: Yesterday
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, health care, 25 days
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £63000 per annum + + Excellant Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Valis IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + equity stake
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 10 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 10 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Connected IT
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connected IT
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago