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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 467 531 572
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 146 105 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.25% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 128 90 50
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
City of London +17 13 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Wimbledon - 13 £37,500 -
Docklands, London -1 10 - -
Bromley +1 6 £37,500 -
Greenford - 6 £30,000 -
Greenwich - 6 £30,000 -
Teddington - 4 £42,500 - 1
Hounslow - 3 £35,000 -
Hayes - 2 £42,500 -
Chessington - 2 £45,000 - 1
Sidcup - 1 £35,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £37,500 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 215 (87.04%) Windows
2 162 (65.59%) VMware
3 161 (65.18%) MS Exchange
4 159 (64.37%) Active Directory
5 119 (48.18%) Microsoft
6 118 (47.77%) Cisco
7 116 (46.96%) VMware Infrastructure
8 106 (42.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 102 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 102 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 96 (38.87%) Firewall
11 83 (33.60%) SAN
12 76 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
13 74 (29.96%) Citrix
14 73 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2003
15 67 (27.13%) Microsoft Certification
16 62 (25.10%) DNS
17 60 (24.29%) Exchange Server 2013
18 57 (23.08%) MS Excel
19 54 (21.86%) SQL Server
19 54 (21.86%) ITIL
19 54 (21.86%) MCSE
20 50 (20.24%) MS Office
21 49 (19.84%) Symantec
22 44 (17.81%) Apple
22 44 (17.81%) iSCSI
23 42 (17.00%) MCP
23 42 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2007
24 41 (16.60%) Windows 8
25 39 (15.79%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 161 (65.18%) MS Exchange
2 76 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 73 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 60 (24.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 42 (17.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 38 (15.38%) Lync
7 28 (11.34%) SharePoint
8 10 (4.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 10 (4.05%) IIS
9 8 (3.24%) Apache
10 3 (1.21%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.81%) WorkSite
11 2 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.40%) JBoss
12 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 57 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 50 (20.24%) MS Office
3 7 (2.83%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.67%) Office 365
2 6 (2.43%) SaaS
3 3 (1.21%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 96 (38.87%) Firewall
2 83 (33.60%) SAN
3 62 (25.10%) DNS
4 44 (17.81%) iSCSI
5 36 (14.57%) TCP/IP
5 36 (14.57%) VPN
6 33 (13.36%) Wireless
7 32 (12.96%) DHCP
8 28 (11.34%) Internet
9 26 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
10 25 (10.12%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (8.91%) NAS
11 22 (8.91%) VLAN
11 22 (8.91%) Cisco Nexus
12 21 (8.50%) WAN
13 17 (6.88%) LAN
13 17 (6.88%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (3.64%) VoIP
15 8 (3.24%) BGP
16 4 (1.62%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (21.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.24%) MySQL
3 7 (2.83%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.21%) FileMaker
6 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (10.93%) Finance
2 10 (4.05%) Retail
3 8 (3.24%) Banking
4 7 (2.83%) Legal
5 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.21%) Back Office
6 3 (1.21%) Advertising
7 2 (0.81%) Law
8 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.81%) Web Services
2 1 (0.40%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.40%) Apache Camel
2 1 (0.40%) .NET
2 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.36%) Blackberry
2 18 (7.29%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.64%) Clustering
5 6 (2.43%) Replication
6 3 (1.21%) PKI
7 2 (0.81%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.81%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.81%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.81%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.40%) Animation
8 1 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 215 (87.04%) Windows
2 106 (42.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 102 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 102 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (16.60%) Windows 8
5 30 (12.15%) Windows XP
6 29 (11.74%) Windows 7
7 24 (9.72%) Linux
8 20 (8.10%) Mac OS X
9 9 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (3.24%) UNIX
11 6 (2.43%) Windows Vista
11 6 (2.43%) Mac OS X Server
12 4 (1.62%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.40%) Android
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.40%) CentOS
13 1 (0.40%) AIX
13 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.86%) ITIL
2 27 (10.93%) Migration
3 26 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 22 (8.91%) BCP
5 9 (3.64%) Software Testing
6 8 (3.24%) Mentoring
7 7 (2.83%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (2.02%) Load Balancing
8 5 (2.02%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (1.62%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.62%) Change Management
10 3 (1.21%) Change Control
11 2 (0.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (0.81%) Investment Management
11 2 (0.81%) Time Management
12 1 (0.40%) Performance Management
12 1 (0.40%) Data Protection
12 1 (0.40%) Capacity Planning
12 1 (0.40%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.55%) SQL
2 19 (7.69%) C
3 11 (4.45%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.62%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.21%) Java
6 1 (0.40%) PHP
6 1 (0.40%) Python
6 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 67 (27.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (21.86%) MCSE
3 42 (17.00%) MCP
4 29 (11.74%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (10.93%) CCNA
6 23 (9.31%) MCITP
6 23 (9.31%) Degree
7 17 (6.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (5.67%) MCSA
9 11 (4.45%) MCTS
10 8 (3.24%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (3.24%) Security Cleared
11 6 (2.43%) CCNP
11 6 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (2.02%) CCA
13 4 (1.62%) SC Cleared
13 4 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (1.21%) CCIA
14 3 (1.21%) Network+ Certification
15 2 (0.81%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.50%) SLA
System Software
1 159 (64.37%) Active Directory
2 116 (46.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 22 (8.91%) XenApp
4 22 (8.91%) vSphere
5 12 (4.86%) XenServer
6 10 (4.05%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (3.24%) XenDesktop
8 7 (2.83%) Xen
9 5 (2.02%) VMware ESX
9 5 (2.02%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (2.02%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.81%) KVM
11 1 (0.40%) NFS
11 1 (0.40%) Samba
11 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (10.53%) SCCM
2 25 (10.12%) FortiGate
3 20 (8.10%) Norton AntiVirus
3 20 (8.10%) Backup Exec
4 8 (3.24%) WSUS
5 7 (2.83%) SCOM
6 3 (1.21%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.21%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.81%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.81%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 162 (65.59%) VMware
2 119 (48.18%) Microsoft
3 118 (47.77%) Cisco
4 74 (29.96%) Citrix
5 49 (19.84%) Symantec
6 44 (17.81%) Apple
7 39 (15.79%) Juniper
8 32 (12.96%) HP
9 25 (10.12%) Dell
10 23 (9.31%) SolarWinds
11 22 (8.91%) Mitel
11 22 (8.91%) IBM
11 22 (8.91%) Bloomberg
12 20 (8.10%) CheckPoint
13 19 (7.69%) Veeam
13 19 (7.69%) WatchGuard
14 17 (6.88%) Kaspersky
15 16 (6.48%) McAfee
16 10 (4.05%) Riverbed
17 9 (3.64%) Red Hat
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car allowence
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago