The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 352 347 336
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 89 106 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 71 85 98
Average salary £41,500 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.88% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £29,675
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,250
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 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
20117 22039 21210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.99% 94.80% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16158 17728 17552
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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

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

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 6 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Berkshire +10 41 £46,250 +26.71% 2
Surrey +10 24 £41,500 +13.69% 3
Hampshire 0 14 £47,500 +58.33%
Kent +4 4 £38,500 -9.41%
Oxfordshire +8 3 £28,000 -28.20%
Buckinghamshire -10 2 £34,000 +14.28% 1
West Sussex +8 1 - -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 132 (70.59%) Windows
2 94 (50.27%) VMware
3 89 (47.59%) Microsoft
4 76 (40.64%) Active Directory
5 68 (36.36%) SAN
6 61 (32.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 54 (28.88%) MS Exchange
8 52 (27.81%) Citrix
8 52 (27.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 50 (26.74%) SQL
10 47 (25.13%) Firewall
11 46 (24.60%) Cisco
12 44 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
13 42 (22.46%) Security Cleared
14 40 (21.39%) vSphere
15 39 (20.86%) Linux
16 38 (20.32%) TCP/IP
17 34 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
17 34 (18.18%) ITIL
17 34 (18.18%) Hyper-V
18 33 (17.65%) SC Cleared
18 33 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
19 31 (16.58%) DNS
20 29 (15.51%) Windows XP
20 29 (15.51%) MS Excel
20 29 (15.51%) NAS
20 29 (15.51%) Windows 7
21 28 (14.97%) MS Office
22 27 (14.44%) DHCP
23 26 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 54 (28.88%) MS Exchange
2 24 (12.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.09%) IIS
4 14 (7.49%) SharePoint
5 12 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.81%) Apache
8 6 (3.21%) Live Communications Server
8 6 (3.21%) Lync
9 5 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2000
11 3 (1.60%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (1.07%) WebLogic
12 2 (1.07%) JBoss
12 2 (1.07%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.07%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.07%) Moodle
13 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (15.51%) MS Excel
2 28 (14.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.53%) IaaS
2 1 (0.53%) Mimecast
2 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (36.36%) SAN
2 47 (25.13%) Firewall
3 38 (20.32%) TCP/IP
4 31 (16.58%) DNS
5 29 (15.51%) NAS
6 27 (14.44%) DHCP
7 21 (11.23%) WAN
8 20 (10.70%) LAN
9 18 (9.63%) VPN
10 16 (8.56%) Fibre Channel
11 15 (8.02%) VLAN
11 15 (8.02%) SSL
12 14 (7.49%) IPsec
13 10 (5.35%) iSCSI
13 10 (5.35%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (3.74%) NetScaler
14 7 (3.74%) VoIP
15 6 (3.21%) Wireshark
16 5 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
17 4 (2.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (3.21%) MS Access
5 4 (2.14%) EDRMS
5 4 (2.14%) IDOL
6 2 (1.07%) MySQL
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 14 (7.49%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.60%) Finance
2 3 (1.60%) French Language
2 3 (1.60%) German Language
2 3 (1.60%) Spanish Language
3 2 (1.07%) Retail
3 2 (1.07%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.53%) Publishing
4 1 (0.53%) Law
4 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) HTML
1 1 (0.53%) COM
1 1 (0.53%) CSS
1 1 (0.53%) XML
1 1 (0.53%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.63%) Replication
3 16 (8.56%) Blackberry
3 16 (8.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 14 (7.49%) Thin Client
4 14 (7.49%) Fat Client
5 11 (5.88%) Clustering
5 11 (5.88%) IVR
6 10 (5.35%) Statistics
7 5 (2.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.07%) VLE
8 2 (1.07%) CMDB
8 2 (1.07%) FMCG
9 1 (0.53%) iPhone
9 1 (0.53%) Open Source
9 1 (0.53%) iPad
9 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.53%) PKI
9 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 132 (70.59%) Windows
2 52 (27.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (20.86%) Linux
5 33 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (15.51%) Windows XP
6 29 (15.51%) Windows 7
7 18 (9.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (8.02%) CentOS
9 8 (4.28%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.74%) UNIX
11 3 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.60%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.07%) AIX
12 2 (1.07%) HPUX
12 2 (1.07%) Solaris
12 2 (1.07%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (18.18%) ITIL
2 17 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 17 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 17 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (8.56%) Capacity Management
3 16 (8.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (8.02%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 11 (5.88%) Fault Management
6 9 (4.81%) Time Management
7 8 (4.28%) Mentoring
8 7 (3.74%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (3.74%) Project Management
9 5 (2.67%) Network Design
10 4 (2.14%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.14%) CRM
10 4 (2.14%) Load Balancing
10 4 (2.14%) Coaching
11 3 (1.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (1.60%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (26.74%) SQL
2 19 (10.16%) PowerShell
3 9 (4.81%) VBScript
3 9 (4.81%) VB
4 5 (2.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.07%) Korn
6 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.53%) C
6 1 (0.53%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (22.46%) Security Cleared
2 34 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 26 (13.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (12.30%) MCSE
6 20 (10.70%) CCNP
7 19 (10.16%) DV Cleared
8 17 (9.09%) CCNA
9 15 (8.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (6.42%) MCITP
10 12 (6.42%) MCP
11 11 (5.88%) MCSA
12 8 (4.28%) CCA
12 8 (4.28%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (3.21%) Degree
14 4 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (1.07%) JNCIA
15 2 (1.07%) PhD
15 2 (1.07%) HNC
15 2 (1.07%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.53%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 76 (40.64%) Active Directory
2 61 (32.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (21.39%) vSphere
4 34 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 20 (10.70%) XenApp
6 17 (9.09%) vCloud
7 15 (8.02%) VMware ESX
8 14 (7.49%) Terminal Services
9 8 (4.28%) XenDesktop
9 8 (4.28%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (3.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (3.21%) XenServer
11 4 (2.14%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.53%) Firmware
12 1 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 23 (12.30%) SCCM
2 15 (8.02%) EMC NetWorker
3 10 (5.35%) NetBackup
4 9 (4.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (4.28%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 8 (4.28%) SCOM
6 6 (3.21%) EdgeSight
6 6 (3.21%) Unicenter
6 6 (3.21%) Netcool
6 6 (3.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (2.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.07%) Nagios
9 1 (0.53%) WSUS
9 1 (0.53%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 94 (50.27%) VMware
2 89 (47.59%) Microsoft
3 52 (27.81%) Citrix
4 46 (24.60%) Cisco
5 25 (13.37%) HP
5 25 (13.37%) EMC
6 22 (11.76%) Oracle
7 16 (8.56%) Brocade
8 15 (8.02%) Sun
8 15 (8.02%) StorageTek
9 12 (6.42%) Veritas
10 11 (5.88%) Genesys
10 11 (5.88%) Verint
11 10 (5.35%) Meridio
11 10 (5.35%) Apple
12 8 (4.28%) Juniper
13 6 (3.21%) AppSense
14 5 (2.67%) F5
14 5 (2.67%) Red Hat
15 4 (2.14%) Symantec
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