The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 86 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.83% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 2
Average salary £35,500 - £38,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 - £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 - £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +5.42%
3rd Line Support Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1116 1147 1067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 92.85% 95.82% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 858 989 890
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Essex region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Essex

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Epping - 2 £38,750 -
Brentwood - 1 £42,500 -
Loughton - 1 £37,500 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
East of England

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Office 365
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) Network Management
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
7 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
7 1 (10.00%) CEH
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) WSUS
7 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
7 1 (10.00%) SNMP

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (10.00%) SNMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) Network Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) VBScript
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds