The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had 3rd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Support Engineer
England / South East
Rank 315 312 352
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 84 140 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.74% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.76% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 83 123 86
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
14362 18330 20202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.70% 96.69% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11898 15718 16484
Median salary £42,925 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.53% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +15 22 £50,000 +25.00%
East Sussex - 16 £42,500 - 1
Kent +8 10 £30,000 -29.41%
Hampshire +3 9 £41,500 +3.75%
Oxfordshire +11 8 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Surrey +11 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire +24 7 £40,000 +23.07%
West Sussex +7 3 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Middlesex - 1 £42,500 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 3rd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 126 (72.83%) Windows
2 122 (70.52%) Active Directory
3 96 (55.49%) VMware
3 96 (55.49%) Windows Server
4 71 (41.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 68 (39.31%) Microsoft
6 61 (35.26%) Firewall
6 61 (35.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 59 (34.10%) MS Exchange
8 56 (32.37%) Cisco
9 45 (26.01%) WAN
10 44 (25.43%) Hyper-V
11 40 (23.12%) DNS
11 40 (23.12%) Cisco Certification
12 38 (21.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 38 (21.97%) CCNA
12 38 (21.97%) LAN
13 36 (20.81%) Citrix
14 35 (20.23%) SAN
14 35 (20.23%) MS Excel
15 34 (19.65%) Microsoft Certification
16 30 (17.34%) VoIP
16 30 (17.34%) MCSE
17 29 (16.76%) vSphere
18 27 (15.61%) DHCP
18 27 (15.61%) Office 365
19 26 (15.03%) SLA
19 26 (15.03%) Linux
20 25 (14.45%) ITIL
20 25 (14.45%) VLAN

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (34.10%) MS Exchange
2 21 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (9.25%) IIS
5 12 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (3.47%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.16%) SAS
9 1 (0.58%) Apache
9 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 35 (20.23%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.61%) Office 365
2 15 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (5.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (35.26%) Firewall
2 45 (26.01%) WAN
3 40 (23.12%) DNS
4 38 (21.97%) LAN
5 35 (20.23%) SAN
6 30 (17.34%) VoIP
7 27 (15.61%) DHCP
8 25 (14.45%) VLAN
9 23 (13.29%) TCP/IP
9 23 (13.29%) VPN
10 14 (8.09%) Wireless
11 13 (7.51%) NAS
12 12 (6.94%) Network Security
13 11 (6.36%) Internet
14 10 (5.78%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (5.20%) OSPF
16 8 (4.62%) iSCSI
17 7 (4.05%) BGP
17 7 (4.05%) SNMP
18 4 (2.31%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.98%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.58%) DB2
3 1 (0.58%) MySQL
3 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 17 (9.83%) Finance
2 10 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.20%) Retail
4 3 (1.73%) Automotive
5 2 (1.16%) Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.78%) Software Packaging
2 3 (1.73%) Web Services
3 2 (1.16%) .NET
3 2 (1.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.83%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.51%) Driving Licence
4 11 (6.36%) Clustering
5 9 (5.20%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (4.05%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.89%) Fat Client
7 5 (2.89%) Thin Client
8 4 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.73%) iPhone
9 3 (1.73%) PKI
10 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (1.16%) iPad
11 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.58%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 126 (72.83%) Windows
2 96 (55.49%) Windows Server
3 61 (35.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (21.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (15.03%) Linux
6 22 (12.72%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (4.05%) Mac OS
8 7 (4.05%) Windows 10
9 6 (3.47%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.31%) Unix
11 3 (1.73%) Android
11 3 (1.73%) Solaris
11 3 (1.73%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.73%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.16%) AIX
12 2 (1.16%) CentOS
12 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.58%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (14.45%) ITIL
2 14 (8.09%) Application Virtualisation
3 12 (6.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (6.36%) Migration
5 10 (5.78%) Compatibility Testing
5 10 (5.78%) DevOps
5 10 (5.78%) Software Distribution
6 8 (4.62%) Load Balancing
6 8 (4.62%) Mentoring
6 8 (4.62%) Server Building
6 8 (4.62%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (4.05%) Customer Requirements
7 7 (4.05%) Data Management
7 7 (4.05%) E-Commerce
8 6 (3.47%) Capacity Management
9 5 (2.89%) Presales
9 5 (2.89%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.89%) Time Management
10 4 (2.31%) Change Control
10 4 (2.31%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.14%) SQL
2 13 (7.51%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.58%) C++
3 1 (0.58%) Python
3 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (23.12%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (21.97%) CCNA
3 34 (19.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (17.34%) MCSE
5 17 (9.83%) MCSA
6 10 (5.78%) CCNP
6 10 (5.78%) Security Cleared
7 8 (4.62%) CCIE
7 8 (4.62%) CCNP Voice
7 8 (4.62%) CCSA
7 8 (4.62%) JNCIA
8 7 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (3.47%) MCITP
10 3 (1.73%) A+ Certification
10 3 (1.73%) Degree
10 3 (1.73%) MCP
11 2 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.16%) RHCA
12 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.03%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 122 (70.52%) Active Directory
2 71 (41.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (25.43%) Hyper-V
4 29 (16.76%) vSphere
5 14 (8.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (8.09%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (4.05%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (3.47%) XenApp
8 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (2.89%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (2.31%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.73%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.58%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.58%) vCloud
11 1 (0.58%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (12.14%) Backup Exec
2 16 (9.25%) SCCM
3 10 (5.78%) NetBackup
3 10 (5.78%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (5.78%) Puppet
4 8 (4.62%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.89%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (2.31%) WSUS
7 3 (1.73%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.16%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.58%) Nagios
9 1 (0.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 96 (55.49%) VMware
2 68 (39.31%) Microsoft
3 56 (32.37%) Cisco
4 36 (20.81%) Citrix
5 23 (13.29%) Veeam
6 19 (10.98%) NetApp
7 16 (9.25%) Juniper
8 13 (7.51%) HP
9 11 (6.36%) WatchGuard
10 10 (5.78%) Intel Security
11 9 (5.20%) Symantec
12 8 (4.62%) CheckPoint
12 8 (4.62%) Palo Alto
13 7 (4.05%) EMC
13 7 (4.05%) Kaspersky
14 6 (3.47%) CommVault
14 6 (3.47%) IBM
14 6 (3.47%) Veritas
15 5 (2.89%) arcserve
16 4 (2.31%) Avaya
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