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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 547 594 537
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 86 59 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 84 58 59
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
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
41608 45886 41320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.66% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35298 38585 34779
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 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +37 11 £35,500 -16.47% 2
Wimbledon -8 1 £44,000 +3.52%
Edgware - 1 £27,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 185 (91.13%) Windows
2 121 (59.61%) VMware
3 116 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 114 (56.16%) MS Exchange
5 106 (52.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 100 (49.26%) Microsoft
6 100 (49.26%) Active Directory
7 90 (44.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 67 (33.00%) Citrix
9 65 (32.02%) MS Excel
10 64 (31.53%) Firewall
11 62 (30.54%) Exchange Server 2010
12 61 (30.05%) DNS
13 55 (27.09%) Cisco
14 53 (26.11%) DHCP
15 52 (25.62%) Exchange Server 2013
16 51 (25.12%) Hyper-V
17 49 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
18 44 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
19 42 (20.69%) MCSE
20 40 (19.70%) MS Office
21 39 (19.21%) SAN
22 37 (18.23%) TCP/IP
23 36 (17.73%) SQL Server
23 36 (17.73%) Exchange Server 2007
24 34 (16.75%) Service Delivery
25 33 (16.26%) ITIL
26 32 (15.76%) SharePoint
27 31 (15.27%) SLA
27 31 (15.27%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 114 (56.16%) MS Exchange
2 62 (30.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (25.62%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (17.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 32 (15.76%) SharePoint
6 27 (13.30%) Lync
7 21 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (6.40%) IIS
9 12 (5.91%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (5.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (4.43%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (2.46%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.49%) Apache
14 1 (0.49%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 65 (32.02%) MS Excel
2 40 (19.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (10.34%) Office 365
2 6 (2.96%) IaaS
2 6 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.99%) Dropbox
5 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (31.53%) Firewall
2 61 (30.05%) DNS
3 53 (26.11%) DHCP
4 39 (19.21%) SAN
5 37 (18.23%) TCP/IP
6 21 (10.34%) Internet
7 18 (8.87%) NAS
8 16 (7.88%) iSCSI
9 15 (7.39%) VPN
10 11 (5.42%) LAN
10 11 (5.42%) Wireless
11 9 (4.43%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (4.43%) WAN
12 8 (3.94%) OSPF
12 8 (3.94%) BGP
12 8 (3.94%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (3.94%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (3.94%) GoToMeeting
12 8 (3.94%) Skype
13 7 (3.45%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (17.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.97%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.49%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (12.32%) Finance
2 8 (3.94%) Banking
3 6 (2.96%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.46%) Back Office
5 3 (1.48%) Legal
6 2 (0.99%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.46%) .NET
2 2 (0.99%) COM
2 2 (0.99%) CSS
2 2 (0.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.81%) Blackberry
2 16 (7.88%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.94%) Replication
3 8 (3.94%) Clustering
4 6 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.97%) BYOD
6 3 (1.48%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.48%) User Experience
6 3 (1.48%) Hedge funds
6 3 (1.48%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.99%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.99%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.99%) Apple TV
8 1 (0.49%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.49%) iPhone
8 1 (0.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 185 (91.13%) Windows
2 116 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 106 (52.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (24.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (15.27%) Windows 7
6 29 (14.29%) Linux
7 26 (12.81%) Windows 8
8 17 (8.37%) Windows XP
9 10 (4.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.45%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.96%) UNIX
12 4 (1.97%) Mac OS
13 3 (1.48%) Android
14 2 (0.99%) CentOS
14 2 (0.99%) Windows Vista
15 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.49%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (16.75%) Service Delivery
2 33 (16.26%) ITIL
3 25 (12.32%) Network Management
4 10 (4.93%) Mentoring
5 9 (4.43%) Server Building
5 9 (4.43%) Problem Management
5 9 (4.43%) CRM
5 9 (4.43%) Migration
6 6 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (2.46%) Project Management
7 5 (2.46%) Service Management
8 3 (1.48%) Investment Management
8 3 (1.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (1.48%) DevOps
8 3 (1.48%) Patch Management
9 2 (0.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (0.99%) Infrastructure Management
9 2 (0.99%) Business Continuity Planning
9 2 (0.99%) Time Management
9 2 (0.99%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.79%) SQL
2 23 (11.33%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.94%) C
4 6 (2.96%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.97%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.97%) VBScript
6 2 (0.99%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.99%) Perl
6 2 (0.99%) VBA
6 2 (0.99%) Korn
6 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.49%) Python
7 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 44 (21.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (20.69%) MCSE
3 20 (9.85%) MCP
3 20 (9.85%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (7.88%) CCNA
5 9 (4.43%) MCSA
5 9 (4.43%) CCNP
5 9 (4.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (3.45%) MCITP
6 7 (3.45%) Degree
7 6 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.48%) MCTS
8 3 (1.48%) JNCIP
8 3 (1.48%) CCA
8 3 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.48%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.99%) ACMT
9 2 (0.99%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.99%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.99%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.27%) SLA
2 2 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 100 (49.26%) Active Directory
2 90 (44.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (25.12%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.42%) vSphere
5 9 (4.43%) XenApp
6 6 (2.96%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.46%) Terminal Services
7 5 (2.46%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.97%) XenServer
9 2 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.49%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.49%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.49%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.49%) vCloud
10 1 (0.49%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 17 (8.37%) SCCM
2 8 (3.94%) FortiGate
3 7 (3.45%) WSUS
4 6 (2.96%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.46%) ARCserve
6 4 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.97%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.97%) SCOM
7 3 (1.48%) DameWare
8 2 (0.99%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.99%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.99%) SCSM
8 2 (0.99%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.49%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.49%) Puppet
9 1 (0.49%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.49%) Netcool
9 1 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 121 (59.61%) VMware
2 100 (49.26%) Microsoft
3 67 (33.00%) Citrix
4 55 (27.09%) Cisco
5 30 (14.78%) HP
6 19 (9.36%) Apple
7 18 (8.87%) Dell
8 17 (8.37%) Juniper
9 16 (7.88%) SonicWALL
10 15 (7.39%) Symantec
11 13 (6.40%) NetApp
12 11 (5.42%) Bloomberg
13 10 (4.93%) Meraki
14 9 (4.43%) Sophos
14 9 (4.43%) Mitel
15 8 (3.94%) IBM
15 8 (3.94%) Veeam
16 7 (3.45%) Oracle
17 6 (2.96%) Brocade
17 6 (2.96%) WatchGuard
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + package
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25.00 - 47.50 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago