The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 39 46 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.61% 0.54% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.61% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
309 328 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 94.50% 88.65% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 167 292 293
Average salary £47,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.39% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
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 Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Middlesex region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (25.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Fortinet