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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 532 551 565
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 90 83 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 81 70 54
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +22 10 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Docklands, London +2 8 - -
Wimbledon -2 6 £42,500 -
Paddington - 2 £40,000 -
Romford - 1 £26,000 - 1
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 174 (92.55%) Windows
2 107 (56.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 102 (54.26%) VMware
4 100 (53.19%) MS Exchange
5 99 (52.66%) Microsoft
6 94 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 88 (46.81%) Active Directory
8 86 (45.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 65 (34.57%) MS Excel
10 64 (34.04%) DNS
11 62 (32.98%) Firewall
12 59 (31.38%) Exchange Server 2010
13 58 (30.85%) Citrix
14 52 (27.66%) Cisco
15 51 (27.13%) Hyper-V
16 49 (26.06%) DHCP
17 48 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2013
18 41 (21.81%) TCP/IP
18 41 (21.81%) MS Office
19 40 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
20 39 (20.74%) MCSE
20 39 (20.74%) Windows 7
21 37 (19.68%) Windows Server 2003
22 33 (17.55%) Exchange Server 2007
23 32 (17.02%) Linux
24 31 (16.49%) SharePoint
25 29 (15.43%) SLA
25 29 (15.43%) Windows 8
26 28 (14.89%) MCP
27 27 (14.36%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 100 (53.19%) MS Exchange
2 59 (31.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (25.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (17.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (16.49%) SharePoint
6 24 (12.77%) Lync
7 18 (9.57%) IIS
8 15 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (5.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (4.79%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (3.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (1.06%) Apache
12 2 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 65 (34.57%) MS Excel
2 41 (21.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.11%) Office 365
2 6 (3.19%) IaaS
3 3 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.60%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.06%) SaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 64 (34.04%) DNS
2 62 (32.98%) Firewall
3 49 (26.06%) DHCP
4 41 (21.81%) TCP/IP
5 21 (11.17%) SAN
6 18 (9.57%) VPN
7 15 (7.98%) Internet
7 15 (7.98%) NAS
8 9 (4.79%) iSCSI
8 9 (4.79%) LAN
9 8 (4.26%) WAN
10 7 (3.72%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (3.72%) Wireless
10 7 (3.72%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (3.19%) DSL
12 5 (2.66%) FTP
13 3 (1.60%) HTTP
13 3 (1.60%) VoIP
13 3 (1.60%) IPv4
13 3 (1.60%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.53%) MySQL
General
1 18 (9.57%) Finance
2 5 (2.66%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.13%) Banking
4 2 (1.06%) Marketing
4 2 (1.06%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.60%) .NET
2 1 (0.53%) COM
2 1 (0.53%) CSS
2 1 (0.53%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.70%) Blackberry
2 18 (9.57%) Data Centre
3 9 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.79%) Replication
3 9 (4.79%) Clustering
4 4 (2.13%) BYOD
5 3 (1.60%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (1.06%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.06%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.53%) Apple TV
Operating Systems
1 174 (92.55%) Windows
2 107 (56.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 94 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (20.74%) Windows 7
5 37 (19.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (17.02%) Linux
7 29 (15.43%) Windows 8
8 12 (6.38%) Windows XP
9 10 (5.32%) UNIX
10 9 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (3.72%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.66%) Solaris
12 5 (2.66%) Debian
13 3 (1.60%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.06%) CentOS
14 2 (1.06%) Ubuntu
14 2 (1.06%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.53%) Android
15 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (14.36%) ITIL
2 25 (13.30%) Network Management
3 23 (12.23%) Service Delivery
4 16 (8.51%) Migration
5 10 (5.32%) Problem Management
6 9 (4.79%) Mentoring
7 8 (4.26%) CRM
8 6 (3.19%) Incident Management
9 5 (2.66%) Server Building
10 4 (2.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (2.13%) Load Balancing
10 4 (2.13%) Project Management
10 4 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (1.60%) Service Management
11 3 (1.60%) Validation
11 3 (1.60%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (1.60%) Data Protection
11 3 (1.60%) Patch Management
12 2 (1.06%) Business Continuity Planning
12 2 (1.06%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.77%) SQL
2 17 (9.04%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.85%) C
4 7 (3.72%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.13%) VBScript
6 3 (1.60%) Python
7 2 (1.06%) Perl
7 2 (1.06%) VB
7 2 (1.06%) VBA
7 2 (1.06%) Korn
7 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.53%) Java
8 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 40 (21.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (20.74%) MCSE
3 28 (14.89%) MCP
4 16 (8.51%) MCITP
5 12 (6.38%) CCNA
5 12 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (4.79%) MCTS
7 8 (4.26%) MCSA
7 8 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (2.13%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.13%) Degree
10 3 (1.60%) MCDST
11 2 (1.06%) CCENT
12 1 (0.53%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.53%) ACMT
12 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.53%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.43%) SLA
2 3 (1.60%) QA
3 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 88 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 86 (45.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (27.13%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.26%) vSphere
5 5 (2.66%) XenApp
6 4 (2.13%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.60%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (1.06%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.06%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.53%) vCloud
9 1 (0.53%) XenServer
9 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.53%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (9.04%) SCCM
2 7 (3.72%) Backup Exec
3 5 (2.66%) WSUS
4 3 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.60%) DameWare
4 3 (1.60%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.06%) SCSM
5 2 (1.06%) Nagios
5 2 (1.06%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.06%) SCOM
5 2 (1.06%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.53%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.53%) Puppet
6 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 102 (54.26%) VMware
2 99 (52.66%) Microsoft
3 58 (30.85%) Citrix
4 52 (27.66%) Cisco
5 21 (11.17%) HP
6 20 (10.64%) Apple
7 14 (7.45%) SonicWALL
8 12 (6.38%) Juniper
9 10 (5.32%) Dell
9 10 (5.32%) Sophos
10 8 (4.26%) NetApp
10 8 (4.26%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.72%) WatchGuard
11 7 (3.72%) ProCurve
12 6 (3.19%) Veeam
12 6 (3.19%) SolarWinds
12 6 (3.19%) Brocade
13 5 (2.66%) Symantec
13 5 (2.66%) Oracle
13 5 (2.66%) Ruckus Wireless
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Commensus
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefit package
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