The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 123 101 160
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 14 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.58% 1.51% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.59% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 7 31 8
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2315 1951 2743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.66% 94.80% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1910 1572 2177
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Watford - 9 £36,250 -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 £30,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £30,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
1 20 (68.97%) VMware
2 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
3 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (51.72%) DNS
5 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (44.83%) ITIL
6 13 (44.83%) Firewall
7 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (37.93%) Linux
8 11 (37.93%) DHCP
8 11 (37.93%) VoIP
9 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (34.48%) CCNA
10 9 (31.03%) Citrix
10 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (27.59%) Degree
11 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
12 7 (24.14%) VMware ESX
12 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
12 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (24.14%) WAN
12 7 (24.14%) LAN
12 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
12 7 (24.14%) SQL
13 6 (20.69%) C

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
2 12 (41.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (20.69%) Lync
5 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
6 4 (13.79%) Apache
6 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (10.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) PaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) DNS
2 13 (44.83%) Firewall
3 11 (37.93%) DHCP
3 11 (37.93%) VoIP
4 7 (24.14%) WAN
4 7 (24.14%) LAN
5 6 (20.69%) ISDN
5 6 (20.69%) PBX
5 6 (20.69%) MPLS
5 6 (20.69%) SAN
5 6 (20.69%) VPN
5 6 (20.69%) VLAN
6 5 (17.24%) iSCSI
6 5 (17.24%) Internet
7 4 (13.79%) HTTP
8 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.45%) Network Security
8 1 (3.45%) OSPF
8 1 (3.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.79%) MySQL
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
1 6 (20.69%) Manufacturing
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Mathematics
2 5 (17.24%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (37.93%) Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
6 4 (13.79%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.45%) Solaris
8 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
4 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Security Management
5 1 (3.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) C
3 4 (13.79%) PHP
4 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (34.48%) CCNA
2 8 (27.59%) Degree
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (17.24%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (17.24%) MCP
5 4 (13.79%) MCTS
5 4 (13.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (13.79%) CCEE
5 4 (13.79%) CCAA
5 4 (13.79%) CCIA
6 3 (10.34%) CCNP
6 3 (10.34%) MCSE
7 2 (6.90%) MCSA
7 2 (6.90%) MCITP
8 1 (3.45%) CCSE
8 1 (3.45%) CCSA
8 1 (3.45%) CCA
8 1 (3.45%) HND
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
4 7 (24.14%) VMware ESX
5 6 (20.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
6 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) VMware
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 7 (24.14%) CheckPoint
5 5 (17.24%) HP
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco
6 4 (13.79%) Red Hat
6 4 (13.79%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.90%) Symantec
7 2 (6.90%) Veeam
8 1 (3.45%) Kaseya
8 1 (3.45%) Twitter
8 1 (3.45%) Sun
8 1 (3.45%) SAP
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago