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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 505 524 564
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 108 89 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 92 84 51
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,200 £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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
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 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Docklands, London +6 11 - -
City of London +2 11 £37,500 - 1
Wimbledon - 7 £37,500 -
Chessington - 5 £40,000 -
Teddington - 4 £42,500 -
Greenford - 3 £30,000 -
Hounslow - 3 £35,000 -
Greenwich - 3 £30,000 -
Hayes - 2 £42,500 -
Bromley -2 1 £37,500 -
Twickenham -5 1 £36,000 +7.46%
Romford - 1 £32,500 -
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 30 January 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.

1 215 (87.40%) Windows
2 162 (65.85%) MS Exchange
2 162 (65.85%) VMware
3 156 (63.41%) Active Directory
4 124 (50.41%) Microsoft
5 114 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 113 (45.93%) Cisco
7 112 (45.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 105 (42.68%) Windows Server 2003
9 100 (40.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 92 (37.40%) Firewall
11 82 (33.33%) SAN
12 77 (31.30%) Exchange Server 2010
13 74 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2003
14 73 (29.67%) Citrix
15 70 (28.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 64 (26.02%) DNS
17 58 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2013
18 57 (23.17%) MCSE
19 56 (22.76%) MS Excel
20 53 (21.54%) ITIL
20 53 (21.54%) SQL Server
21 52 (21.14%) MS Office
22 49 (19.92%) Exchange Server 2007
23 46 (18.70%) MCP
24 44 (17.89%) Symantec
25 43 (17.48%) Lync
26 41 (16.67%) Windows 8
27 40 (16.26%) Hyper-V
27 40 (16.26%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 162 (65.85%) MS Exchange
2 77 (31.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (30.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 58 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 49 (19.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 43 (17.48%) Lync
7 30 (12.20%) SharePoint
8 13 (5.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 9 (3.66%) IIS
10 8 (3.25%) Apache
11 5 (2.03%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.81%) WorkSite
12 2 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.41%) JBoss
13 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 56 (22.76%) MS Excel
2 52 (21.14%) MS Office
3 7 (2.85%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.10%) Office 365
2 6 (2.44%) SaaS
3 3 (1.22%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 92 (37.40%) Firewall
2 82 (33.33%) SAN
3 64 (26.02%) DNS
4 39 (15.85%) TCP/IP
5 38 (15.45%) iSCSI
6 35 (14.23%) Wireless
6 35 (14.23%) DHCP
7 34 (13.82%) VPN
8 30 (12.20%) Internet
9 28 (11.38%) Fibre Channel
10 27 (10.98%) Cisco ASA
11 26 (10.57%) NAS
12 24 (9.76%) Cisco Nexus
13 21 (8.54%) WAN
14 16 (6.50%) VLAN
14 16 (6.50%) LAN
15 15 (6.10%) Cisco IOS
16 8 (3.25%) VoIP
16 8 (3.25%) BGP
17 4 (1.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.25%) MySQL
3 7 (2.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.22%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 28 (11.38%) Finance
2 10 (4.07%) Banking
2 10 (4.07%) Retail
3 8 (3.25%) Legal
4 5 (2.03%) Back Office
5 3 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.81%) Law
6 2 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.81%) COM
2 1 (0.41%) Apache Camel
2 1 (0.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.41%) .NET
2 1 (0.41%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.63%) Blackberry
2 17 (6.91%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.85%) Clustering
4 7 (2.85%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.22%) Replication
5 3 (1.22%) PKI
6 2 (0.81%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.81%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.81%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.41%) User Experience
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 215 (87.40%) Windows
2 112 (45.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 105 (42.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 100 (40.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 32 (13.01%) Windows XP
7 25 (10.16%) Windows 7
8 23 (9.35%) Linux
9 18 (7.32%) Mac OS X
10 9 (3.66%) UNIX
11 8 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (2.44%) Mac OS X Server
13 5 (2.03%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.22%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.41%) AIX
15 1 (0.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (21.54%) ITIL
2 29 (11.79%) Service Delivery
3 22 (8.94%) BCP
4 21 (8.54%) Migration
5 9 (3.66%) Software Testing
6 7 (2.85%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (2.44%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.03%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (2.03%) Load Balancing
9 4 (1.63%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.63%) Investment Management
9 4 (1.63%) Change Management
10 3 (1.22%) Change Control
11 2 (0.81%) Problem Management
11 2 (0.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (0.81%) Project Management
11 2 (0.81%) Infrastructure Management
12 1 (0.41%) Transition Management
12 1 (0.41%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (12.60%) SQL
2 22 (8.94%) C
3 14 (5.69%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.41%) Java
5 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 70 (28.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (23.17%) MCSE
3 46 (18.70%) MCP
4 28 (11.38%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (9.76%) CCNA
6 20 (8.13%) Degree
7 18 (7.32%) MCITP
7 18 (7.32%) MCSA
8 17 (6.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (4.47%) MCTS
10 10 (4.07%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (3.25%) Security Cleared
12 7 (2.85%) CCA
13 6 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (2.44%) CCNP
14 5 (2.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
16 3 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
16 3 (1.22%) CCIA
17 2 (0.81%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.10%) SLA
System Software
1 156 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 114 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (16.26%) Hyper-V
4 24 (9.76%) XenApp
5 20 (8.13%) vSphere
6 13 (5.28%) XenServer
7 10 (4.07%) XenDesktop
8 9 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.85%) Xen
10 5 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (2.03%) VMware ESX
11 4 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.22%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.81%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.81%) KVM
14 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 26 (10.57%) FortiGate
2 24 (9.76%) SCCM
3 14 (5.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 13 (5.28%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.85%) SCOM
6 6 (2.44%) WSUS
7 3 (1.22%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.81%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.81%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.81%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 162 (65.85%) VMware
2 124 (50.41%) Microsoft
3 113 (45.93%) Cisco
4 73 (29.67%) Citrix
5 44 (17.89%) Symantec
6 40 (16.26%) Juniper
7 39 (15.85%) Apple
8 37 (15.04%) HP
9 25 (10.16%) Dell
10 24 (9.76%) Bloomberg
10 24 (9.76%) IBM
10 24 (9.76%) Mitel
11 21 (8.54%) CheckPoint
11 21 (8.54%) SolarWinds
12 14 (5.69%) Veeam
13 13 (5.28%) WatchGuard
14 12 (4.88%) Kaspersky
15 10 (4.07%) Riverbed
15 10 (4.07%) McAfee
15 10 (4.07%) EMC
Central London / West End
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rainham, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £38500 per annum + Including 10% On-call
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Roc Search
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago