The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 547 548 545
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 82 68 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 69 55 92
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
3rd Line Support Engineer
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43289 41874 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36157 35150 42053
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 London

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in London

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in London

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bromley - 13 £37,500 -
City of London +2 12 £39,500 -2.46% 2
Docklands, London - 6 - -
Wimbledon - 6 £42,500 -
New Malden - 2 £42,500 -
Teddington - 2 £42,500 -
Uxbridge +2 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Sidcup - 1 £32,500 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 129 (88.36%) Windows
2 92 (63.01%) VMware
3 81 (55.48%) Active Directory
4 80 (54.79%) MS Exchange
5 66 (45.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 63 (43.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 62 (42.47%) Firewall
7 62 (42.47%) Cisco
8 58 (39.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 50 (34.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 49 (33.56%) Citrix
11 46 (31.51%) Microsoft
12 44 (30.14%) SAN
13 43 (29.45%) Exchange Server 2003
14 42 (28.77%) Exchange Server 2010
15 38 (26.03%) ITIL
16 34 (23.29%) SQL Server
16 34 (23.29%) VPN
16 34 (23.29%) Exchange Server 2013
17 30 (20.55%) Symantec
18 29 (19.86%) MS Excel
18 29 (19.86%) Migration
19 28 (19.18%) Linux
20 27 (18.49%) Microsoft Certification
20 27 (18.49%) Finance
21 26 (17.81%) Exchange Server 2007
21 26 (17.81%) iSCSI
21 26 (17.81%) MS Office
21 26 (17.81%) DNS
22 24 (16.44%) WatchGuard

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 80 (54.79%) MS Exchange
2 43 (29.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 42 (28.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 34 (23.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (17.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (5.48%) IIS
7 6 (4.11%) Lync
8 5 (3.42%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.37%) Apache
9 2 (1.37%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 29 (19.86%) MS Excel
2 26 (17.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.37%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.68%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.48%) Office 365
2 5 (3.42%) SaaS
3 2 (1.37%) PaaS
3 2 (1.37%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 62 (42.47%) Firewall
2 44 (30.14%) SAN
3 34 (23.29%) VPN
4 26 (17.81%) DNS
4 26 (17.81%) iSCSI
5 24 (16.44%) VLAN
6 21 (14.38%) TCP/IP
7 19 (13.01%) Internet
7 19 (13.01%) LAN
8 15 (10.27%) WAN
8 15 (10.27%) Wireless
9 14 (9.59%) DHCP
10 10 (6.85%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (6.16%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (6.16%) NAS
12 6 (4.11%) VoIP
13 5 (3.42%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
15 3 (2.05%) BGP
16 2 (1.37%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.48%) RDBMS
2 8 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.79%) MySQL
4 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.37%) FileMaker
General
1 27 (18.49%) Finance
2 10 (6.85%) Banking
3 6 (4.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.74%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.37%) Billing
5 2 (1.37%) Marketing
5 2 (1.37%) Advertising
5 2 (1.37%) Retail
6 1 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.74%) Web Services
2 3 (2.05%) .NET
2 3 (2.05%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.37%) CSS
3 2 (1.37%) SOAP
3 2 (1.37%) DHTML
3 2 (1.37%) HTML
3 2 (1.37%) XML
3 2 (1.37%) DOM
3 2 (1.37%) XHTML
3 2 (1.37%) XML Schema
3 2 (1.37%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.37%) Ajax
3 2 (1.37%) JSON
3 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (1.37%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.70%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.48%) Clustering
3 7 (4.79%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.42%) Replication
5 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.05%) PKI
7 2 (1.37%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.37%) EPoS
7 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.37%) Open Source
7 2 (1.37%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.68%) Statistics
8 1 (0.68%) Animation
8 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.68%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 129 (88.36%) Windows
2 63 (43.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 58 (39.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 50 (34.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (19.18%) Linux
6 20 (13.70%) UNIX
7 19 (13.01%) Windows 7
8 15 (10.27%) Windows 8
8 15 (10.27%) Mac OS
9 14 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (8.90%) Windows XP
11 8 (5.48%) Mac OS X
12 6 (4.11%) Windows Vista
13 4 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (2.74%) Android
13 4 (2.74%) Solaris
14 3 (2.05%) Debian
14 3 (2.05%) Ubuntu
14 3 (2.05%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (2.05%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (26.03%) ITIL
2 29 (19.86%) Migration
3 11 (7.53%) Service Management
4 9 (6.16%) E-Commerce
5 5 (3.42%) Service Delivery
5 5 (3.42%) Project Management
5 5 (3.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (3.42%) Load Balancing
6 4 (2.74%) BCP
7 3 (2.05%) Change Management
7 3 (2.05%) Problem Management
7 3 (2.05%) Time Management
8 2 (1.37%) Web Development
8 2 (1.37%) Investment Management
8 2 (1.37%) Change Control
8 2 (1.37%) ITSM
8 2 (1.37%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.37%) Software Testing
8 2 (1.37%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.37%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.38%) SQL
2 13 (8.90%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.85%) Shell Script
4 7 (4.79%) Java
5 6 (4.11%) C
6 2 (1.37%) PHP
6 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.37%) PHP5
6 2 (1.37%) PHP4
6 2 (1.37%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.68%) Perl
7 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (18.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (13.01%) MCSE
3 15 (10.27%) MCITP
4 14 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (8.22%) Degree
5 12 (8.22%) MCP
6 11 (7.53%) CCNA
7 9 (6.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (3.42%) CCNP
9 4 (2.74%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.74%) MCTS
10 3 (2.05%) CCA
11 2 (1.37%) MCSA
11 2 (1.37%) CCSE
11 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.68%) CCIA
12 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) Solvency II
System Software
1 81 (55.48%) Active Directory
2 66 (45.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (15.75%) vSphere
4 16 (10.96%) Hyper-V
5 12 (8.22%) XenApp
6 8 (5.48%) VMware ESX
7 7 (4.79%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (4.11%) XenServer
9 4 (2.74%) ISA Server
10 3 (2.05%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.68%) Samba
12 1 (0.68%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 1 (0.68%) KVM
12 1 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 23 (15.75%) Backup Exec
2 20 (13.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 19 (13.01%) SCCM
4 11 (7.53%) WSUS
5 8 (5.48%) FortiGate
6 7 (4.79%) SCOM
7 6 (4.11%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.05%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.37%) Nagios
10 1 (0.68%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.68%) Control-M
10 1 (0.68%) SCSM
10 1 (0.68%) Opsview
10 1 (0.68%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.68%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 92 (63.01%) VMware
2 62 (42.47%) Cisco
3 49 (33.56%) Citrix
4 46 (31.51%) Microsoft
5 30 (20.55%) Symantec
6 24 (16.44%) WatchGuard
7 21 (14.38%) Veeam
8 18 (12.33%) Kaspersky
8 18 (12.33%) McAfee
8 18 (12.33%) Apple
9 16 (10.96%) Red Hat
9 16 (10.96%) HP
10 15 (10.27%) Oracle
11 12 (8.22%) Juniper
12 11 (7.53%) SolarWinds
13 9 (6.16%) JBoss
14 8 (5.48%) IBM
14 8 (5.48%) Dell
15 7 (4.79%) Temenos
15 7 (4.79%) Bloomberg
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