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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 495 553 543
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 111 71 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 92 68 56
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,150
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
39433 40982 41542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.75% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 33271 33550 35413
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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
City of London +19 20 £37,500 -3.22% 2
Docklands, London +7 12 - -
Chessington - 7 £40,000 -
Teddington - 3 £42,500 -
Rainham - 2 £34,250 -
Hayes - 2 £42,500 -
Hounslow - 2 £35,000 -
Wimbledon - 2 £36,000 -
Twickenham -5 1 £36,000 +7.46%
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
Ilford - 1 £35,000 -
Greenford - 1 £30,000 -
Barking - 1 £30,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £30,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 224 (88.54%) Windows
2 165 (65.22%) MS Exchange
3 164 (64.82%) VMware
4 155 (61.26%) Active Directory
5 126 (49.80%) Microsoft
6 122 (48.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 113 (44.66%) Cisco
7 113 (44.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 108 (42.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 107 (42.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 88 (34.78%) Firewall
11 81 (32.02%) SAN
12 79 (31.23%) Exchange Server 2010
13 73 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2003
13 73 (28.85%) Citrix
14 72 (28.46%) Microsoft Certification
15 63 (24.90%) MCSE
16 61 (24.11%) DNS
16 61 (24.11%) Exchange Server 2013
17 56 (22.13%) SQL Server
18 53 (20.95%) ITIL
19 52 (20.55%) MS Excel
20 50 (19.76%) Exchange Server 2007
21 48 (18.97%) MS Office
22 46 (18.18%) Lync
23 44 (17.39%) MCP
23 44 (17.39%) Symantec
24 43 (17.00%) Juniper
25 42 (16.60%) HP
26 41 (16.21%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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
1 165 (65.22%) MS Exchange
2 79 (31.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (28.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 61 (24.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 50 (19.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 46 (18.18%) Lync
7 33 (13.04%) SharePoint
8 14 (5.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (3.56%) IIS
10 8 (3.16%) Apache
11 6 (2.37%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.79%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.40%) JBoss
13 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.40%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 52 (20.55%) MS Excel
2 48 (18.97%) MS Office
3 7 (2.77%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.72%) Office 365
2 5 (1.98%) SaaS
3 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.40%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 88 (34.78%) Firewall
2 81 (32.02%) SAN
3 61 (24.11%) DNS
4 38 (15.02%) Wireless
5 37 (14.62%) iSCSI
5 37 (14.62%) DHCP
6 35 (13.83%) Internet
7 32 (12.65%) TCP/IP
8 31 (12.25%) VPN
9 29 (11.46%) Fibre Channel
10 28 (11.07%) Cisco ASA
11 27 (10.67%) Cisco Nexus
12 25 (9.88%) NAS
13 19 (7.51%) WAN
14 14 (5.53%) VLAN
14 14 (5.53%) Cisco IOS
15 13 (5.14%) LAN
16 12 (4.74%) BGP
17 7 (2.77%) OSPF
17 7 (2.77%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (22.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.16%) MySQL
3 7 (2.77%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (2.37%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.40%) MS Access
5 1 (0.40%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (9.88%) Finance
2 10 (3.95%) Banking
3 9 (3.56%) Retail
3 9 (3.56%) Legal
4 6 (2.37%) Back Office
5 5 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.19%) Advertising
7 2 (0.79%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.19%) .NET
2 2 (0.79%) COM
3 1 (0.40%) CSS
3 1 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.40%) Apache Camel
3 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.40%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.02%) Blackberry
2 19 (7.51%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.98%) Clustering
6 3 (1.19%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.19%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.19%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.19%) User Experience
7 2 (0.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.40%) Statistics
8 1 (0.40%) iPhone
8 1 (0.40%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 224 (88.54%) Windows
2 122 (48.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 113 (44.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 108 (42.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 41 (16.21%) Windows 8
6 34 (13.44%) Windows XP
7 29 (11.46%) Windows 7
8 28 (11.07%) Linux
9 15 (5.93%) Mac OS X
10 10 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (3.16%) UNIX
12 3 (1.19%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.19%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (0.79%) Android
13 2 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (20.95%) ITIL
2 37 (14.62%) Service Delivery
3 20 (7.91%) BCP
4 13 (5.14%) Migration
5 8 (3.16%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (3.16%) Mentoring
6 7 (2.77%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (2.77%) Software Testing
7 6 (2.37%) Investment Management
8 5 (1.98%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (1.98%) Network Management
9 4 (1.58%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.58%) Change Management
10 3 (1.19%) Load Balancing
10 3 (1.19%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (0.79%) Change Control
11 2 (0.79%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (0.79%) Technical Analysis
11 2 (0.79%) Problem Management
11 2 (0.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.44%) SQL
2 21 (8.30%) C
3 16 (6.32%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.58%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.40%) Java
5 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 72 (28.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (24.90%) MCSE
3 44 (17.39%) MCP
4 33 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (11.46%) CCNA
6 23 (9.09%) Degree
7 19 (7.51%) MCSA
8 16 (6.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (5.53%) MCITP
10 11 (4.35%) CCNP
11 10 (3.95%) VCP4
12 9 (3.56%) MCTS
13 8 (3.16%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (3.16%) Security Cleared
14 6 (2.37%) CCA
15 5 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 4 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
17 3 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
17 3 (1.19%) JNCIP
17 3 (1.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.11%) SLA
System Software
1 155 (61.26%) Active Directory
2 107 (42.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (15.81%) Hyper-V
4 22 (8.70%) XenApp
5 18 (7.11%) vSphere
6 13 (5.14%) XenServer
7 9 (3.56%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.77%) VMware ESX
8 7 (2.77%) Xen
9 4 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (1.19%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.79%) KVM
12 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 28 (11.07%) FortiGate
2 18 (7.11%) SCCM
3 11 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (3.95%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.58%) SCOM
6 3 (1.19%) WSUS
6 3 (1.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 3 (1.19%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.79%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (0.79%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.40%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.40%) Netcool
8 1 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 164 (64.82%) VMware
2 126 (49.80%) Microsoft
3 113 (44.66%) Cisco
4 73 (28.85%) Citrix
5 44 (17.39%) Symantec
6 43 (17.00%) Juniper
7 42 (16.60%) HP
8 35 (13.83%) Apple
9 29 (11.46%) Dell
10 28 (11.07%) Bloomberg
11 27 (10.67%) Mitel
11 27 (10.67%) IBM
12 18 (7.11%) CheckPoint
13 15 (5.93%) SolarWinds
14 14 (5.53%) Veeam
15 10 (3.95%) Red Hat
15 10 (3.95%) NetApp
15 10 (3.95%) EMC
15 10 (3.95%) Kaspersky
16 9 (3.56%) WatchGuard
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Excellent Benefits on Offer.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £29 - £40 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% on call allowance + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Woodford Green
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 20 days ago