The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 568 539 549
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 65 66 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 59 56 90
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44914 41458 48802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.36% 93.50% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37724 34692 42465
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
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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 -11 9 £33,500 -10.66% 4
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £42,500 -
Chessington - 2 £50,000 -
New Malden - 2 £42,500 -
Teddington - 2 £42,500 -
Uxbridge +4 1 £42,500 +6.25%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 112 (91.06%) Windows
2 79 (64.23%) VMware
3 70 (56.91%) Active Directory
4 66 (53.66%) MS Exchange
5 58 (47.15%) Cisco
5 58 (47.15%) Firewall
6 56 (45.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (40.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 49 (39.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 44 (35.77%) Citrix
10 40 (32.52%) VPN
11 39 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 39 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2010
12 37 (30.08%) SAN
13 36 (29.27%) Microsoft
14 32 (26.02%) SQL Server
14 32 (26.02%) Exchange Server 2013
15 31 (25.20%) Linux
16 30 (24.39%) ITIL
17 28 (22.76%) VLAN
18 27 (21.95%) Migration
18 27 (21.95%) Symantec
19 26 (21.14%) vSphere
19 26 (21.14%) WatchGuard
20 24 (19.51%) iSCSI
20 24 (19.51%) Backup Exec
21 23 (18.70%) Exchange Server 2007
22 22 (17.89%) Veeam
22 22 (17.89%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 66 (53.66%) MS Exchange
2 39 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 37 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (26.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 23 (18.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (6.50%) IIS
7 4 (3.25%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.44%) Apache
8 3 (2.44%) Lync
9 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (15.45%) MS Office
2 16 (13.01%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.81%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) SaaS
1 4 (3.25%) Office 365
2 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (47.15%) Firewall
2 40 (32.52%) VPN
3 37 (30.08%) SAN
4 28 (22.76%) VLAN
5 24 (19.51%) iSCSI
6 22 (17.89%) Internet
7 19 (15.45%) DNS
8 18 (14.63%) TCP/IP
9 16 (13.01%) Wireless
10 14 (11.38%) LAN
11 12 (9.76%) WAN
12 10 (8.13%) DHCP
13 8 (6.50%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (6.50%) NAS
14 5 (4.07%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (4.07%) VoIP
15 3 (2.44%) SSL
15 3 (2.44%) IPsec
16 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
16 2 (1.63%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.50%) RDBMS
2 8 (6.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.69%) MySQL
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (16.26%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.25%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.63%) Billing
5 2 (1.63%) Marketing
5 2 (1.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Legal
6 1 (0.81%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.25%) Web Services
2 3 (2.44%) .NET
2 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.63%) CSS
3 2 (1.63%) SOAP
3 2 (1.63%) DHTML
3 2 (1.63%) HTML
3 2 (1.63%) XML
3 2 (1.63%) DOM
3 2 (1.63%) XHTML
3 2 (1.63%) XML Schema
3 2 (1.63%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (1.63%) Ajax
3 2 (1.63%) JSON
3 2 (1.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (1.63%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.82%) Blackberry
2 7 (5.69%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.88%) Clustering
4 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.25%) Replication
4 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.63%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.63%) EPoS
5 2 (1.63%) Open Source
5 2 (1.63%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.81%) Social Media
6 1 (0.81%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.81%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) Animation
6 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.81%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 112 (91.06%) Windows
2 56 (45.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (39.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (25.20%) Linux
6 22 (17.89%) UNIX
7 18 (14.63%) Mac OS
7 18 (14.63%) Windows 7
8 14 (11.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (8.13%) Windows XP
10 9 (7.32%) Windows 8
11 5 (4.07%) Solaris
12 4 (3.25%) Mac OS X
12 4 (3.25%) Debian
12 4 (3.25%) Ubuntu
12 4 (3.25%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (3.25%) Android
13 3 (2.44%) CentOS
14 2 (1.63%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.63%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.39%) ITIL
2 27 (21.95%) Migration
3 12 (9.76%) E-Commerce
4 10 (8.13%) Service Management
5 8 (6.50%) Project Management
6 5 (4.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (3.25%) Load Balancing
8 3 (2.44%) Time Management
8 3 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.44%) Change Management
9 2 (1.63%) Web Development
9 2 (1.63%) Asset Management
9 2 (1.63%) ITSM
9 2 (1.63%) BCP
9 2 (1.63%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.63%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.63%) Investment Management
10 1 (0.81%) Release Management
10 1 (0.81%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (0.81%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.07%) SQL
2 11 (8.94%) PowerShell
3 10 (8.13%) Shell Script
4 7 (5.69%) Java
5 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.63%) C
5 2 (1.63%) PHP
5 2 (1.63%) PHP5
5 2 (1.63%) PHP4
5 2 (1.63%) Python
6 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.81%) Perl
6 1 (0.81%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.81%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.20%) MCSE
3 12 (9.76%) MCITP
3 12 (9.76%) Degree
4 10 (8.13%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (7.32%) CCNA
6 7 (5.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (4.07%) MCP
8 3 (2.44%) CCNP
8 3 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.63%) MCTS
9 2 (1.63%) MCSA
10 1 (0.81%) CCA
10 1 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.81%) CCEA
10 1 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.81%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Solvency II
System Software
1 70 (56.91%) Active Directory
2 50 (40.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (21.14%) vSphere
4 11 (8.94%) Hyper-V
5 10 (8.13%) XenApp
6 8 (6.50%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.07%) XenServer
8 3 (2.44%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.63%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.81%) KVM
10 1 (0.81%) NFS
10 1 (0.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.81%) Samba
10 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.81%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (19.51%) Backup Exec
2 20 (16.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (6.50%) WSUS
3 8 (6.50%) SCCM
4 6 (4.88%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.88%) FortiGate
5 3 (2.44%) SCOM
6 2 (1.63%) Nagios
7 1 (0.81%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.81%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.81%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.81%) SCSM
7 1 (0.81%) Opsview
7 1 (0.81%) Control-M
Vendors
1 79 (64.23%) VMware
2 58 (47.15%) Cisco
3 44 (35.77%) Citrix
4 36 (29.27%) Microsoft
5 27 (21.95%) Symantec
6 26 (21.14%) WatchGuard
7 22 (17.89%) Veeam
8 19 (15.45%) Kaspersky
8 19 (15.45%) McAfee
9 17 (13.82%) Red Hat
10 15 (12.20%) Oracle
11 14 (11.38%) HP
12 9 (7.32%) JBoss
12 9 (7.32%) Apple
13 8 (6.50%) IBM
13 8 (6.50%) Juniper
14 7 (5.69%) Temenos
15 6 (4.88%) NetApp
15 6 (4.88%) Dell
15 6 (4.88%) CheckPoint
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