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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 499 533 542
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 133 87 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.20% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 112 70 87
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -1.51%
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
42393 42507 46095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.65% 93.84% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35579 35768 39728
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -7 17 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Docklands, London - 12 - -
Bromley - 9 £37,500 -
Wimbledon - 7 £40,000 -
Sidcup - 4 £35,000 -
Greenford - 2 £30,000 -
Greenwich - 2 £30,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 161 (84.74%) Windows
2 129 (67.89%) VMware
3 112 (58.95%) Active Directory
4 109 (57.37%) MS Exchange
5 92 (48.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 87 (45.79%) Cisco
7 78 (41.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 77 (40.53%) Firewall
9 73 (38.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 70 (36.84%) Microsoft
10 70 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 67 (35.26%) Citrix
12 57 (30.00%) SAN
12 57 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 56 (29.47%) Exchange Server 2010
14 46 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
15 45 (23.68%) DNS
15 45 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
16 43 (22.63%) ITIL
17 39 (20.53%) Symantec
18 37 (19.47%) MS Excel
18 37 (19.47%) SQL Server
18 37 (19.47%) MS Office
19 36 (18.95%) Hyper-V
20 34 (17.89%) iSCSI
20 34 (17.89%) MCSE
20 34 (17.89%) VPN
21 33 (17.37%) Exchange Server 2007
22 32 (16.84%) Migration
22 32 (16.84%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 109 (57.37%) MS Exchange
2 57 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 56 (29.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 33 (17.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 16 (8.42%) Lync
7 12 (6.32%) SharePoint
8 10 (5.26%) IIS
9 5 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.11%) Apache
11 3 (1.58%) JBoss
12 2 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (1.05%) WorkSite
12 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
13 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 37 (19.47%) MS Excel
1 37 (19.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Temenos T24
1 2 (1.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.53%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.37%) Office 365
2 5 (2.63%) SaaS
3 3 (1.58%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.05%) PaaS
4 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (40.53%) Firewall
2 57 (30.00%) SAN
3 45 (23.68%) DNS
4 34 (17.89%) iSCSI
4 34 (17.89%) VPN
5 22 (11.58%) DHCP
5 22 (11.58%) VLAN
6 20 (10.53%) TCP/IP
6 20 (10.53%) NAS
7 19 (10.00%) LAN
8 18 (9.47%) WAN
9 15 (7.89%) Internet
9 15 (7.89%) Wireless
10 12 (6.32%) Fibre Channel
11 11 (5.79%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (4.74%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (4.21%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (2.11%) VoIP
15 3 (1.58%) BGP
15 3 (1.58%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (19.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.68%) MySQL
3 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.58%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.58%) FileMaker
4 3 (1.58%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (14.21%) Finance
2 9 (4.74%) Retail
3 8 (4.21%) Banking
4 4 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.11%) Legal
4 4 (2.11%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.05%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
6 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Advertising
6 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.11%) Web Services
2 2 (1.05%) XML Schema
2 2 (1.05%) XHTML
2 2 (1.05%) XML
2 2 (1.05%) DOM
2 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.05%) CSS
2 2 (1.05%) SOAP
2 2 (1.05%) DHTML
2 2 (1.05%) HTML
2 2 (1.05%) .NET
2 2 (1.05%) Ajax
2 2 (1.05%) JSON
2 2 (1.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (0.53%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (0.53%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.63%) Blackberry
2 9 (4.74%) Clustering
3 8 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.16%) Replication
4 6 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.58%) PKI
6 2 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.05%) Open Source
6 2 (1.05%) EqualLogic
6 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.05%) EPoS
6 2 (1.05%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.05%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.05%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.05%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.53%) Animation
7 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 161 (84.74%) Windows
2 78 (41.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 73 (38.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 70 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (16.84%) Windows 8
6 24 (12.63%) Windows 7
7 18 (9.47%) Windows XP
8 16 (8.42%) Linux
9 11 (5.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (5.26%) Mac OS
11 8 (4.21%) UNIX
12 6 (3.16%) Mac OS X
12 6 (3.16%) Windows Vista
13 4 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (2.11%) Mac OS X Server
13 4 (2.11%) Android
14 2 (1.05%) Solaris
14 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
14 2 (1.05%) CentOS
15 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.63%) ITIL
2 32 (16.84%) Migration
3 11 (5.79%) Service Delivery
4 8 (4.21%) BCP
5 7 (3.68%) Mentoring
6 5 (2.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (2.63%) Service Management
6 5 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.11%) Change Management
7 4 (2.11%) Software Testing
8 3 (1.58%) Load Balancing
8 3 (1.58%) Incident Management
8 3 (1.58%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.05%) Change Control
9 2 (1.05%) Project Management
9 2 (1.05%) ITSM
9 2 (1.05%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.05%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.05%) Web Development
9 2 (1.05%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.05%) SQL
2 12 (6.32%) C
2 12 (6.32%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.11%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.11%) Java
4 3 (1.58%) PHP
5 2 (1.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.05%) PHP5
5 2 (1.05%) PHP4
6 1 (0.53%) Python
6 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 46 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (17.89%) MCSE
3 24 (12.63%) MCP
4 22 (11.58%) MCITP
5 21 (11.05%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (10.00%) CCNA
7 16 (8.42%) Degree
8 15 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (4.21%) MCSA
10 7 (3.68%) MCTS
10 7 (3.68%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (3.16%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (2.63%) Security Cleared
12 5 (2.63%) CCNP
13 4 (2.11%) SC Cleared
14 3 (1.58%) Network+ Certification
14 3 (1.58%) CCA
14 3 (1.58%) CCIA
15 2 (1.05%) CCSE
16 1 (0.53%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.58%) SLA
System Software
1 112 (58.95%) Active Directory
2 92 (48.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (18.95%) Hyper-V
4 22 (11.58%) vSphere
5 19 (10.00%) XenApp
6 12 (6.32%) XenServer
7 8 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (3.68%) XenDesktop
9 6 (3.16%) VMware ESX
10 5 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (2.11%) ISA Server
12 2 (1.05%) KVM
13 1 (0.53%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 1 (0.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.53%) Samba
13 1 (0.53%) NFS
13 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (12.63%) Backup Exec
2 23 (12.11%) Norton AntiVirus
3 20 (10.53%) SCCM
4 10 (5.26%) FortiGate
5 9 (4.74%) WSUS
6 8 (4.21%) SCOM
7 4 (2.11%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.58%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.05%) Nagios
9 2 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.53%) Control-M
10 1 (0.53%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.53%) Opsview
10 1 (0.53%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.53%) SCSM
Vendors
1 129 (67.89%) VMware
2 87 (45.79%) Cisco
3 70 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 67 (35.26%) Citrix
5 39 (20.53%) Symantec
6 25 (13.16%) Apple
7 24 (12.63%) WatchGuard
7 24 (12.63%) Veeam
8 21 (11.05%) Kaspersky
9 20 (10.53%) McAfee
9 20 (10.53%) SolarWinds
10 19 (10.00%) HP
11 15 (7.89%) Juniper
12 13 (6.84%) CheckPoint
13 12 (6.32%) Dell
14 11 (5.79%) Red Hat
15 10 (5.26%) IBM
16 9 (4.74%) Riverbed
16 9 (4.74%) Bloomberg
17 8 (4.21%) Mitel
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Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
North London
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago