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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 329 351 334
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 99 112 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.54% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.55% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 93 96 106
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-4.89% +6.71%
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
17914 20210 21623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.19% 96.82% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15256 16543 17242
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hampshire +4 27 £33,500 -25.55% 4
Berkshire +4 22 £42,500 +24.08% 2
Surrey +15 19 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Oxfordshire -11 11 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +30 10 £41,500 -24.54%
West Sussex - 7 £47,500 - 1
Kent +1 2 £32,500 -15.58%
East Sussex +1 1 £42,500 -15.00%
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 24 July 2016, 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.

1 146 (63.48%) Windows
2 124 (53.91%) VMware
3 122 (53.04%) Windows Server
4 116 (50.43%) Microsoft
5 114 (49.57%) Active Directory
6 81 (35.22%) MS Exchange
7 76 (33.04%) VMware Infrastructure
8 65 (28.26%) Cisco
9 63 (27.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 54 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
11 51 (22.17%) DNS
11 51 (22.17%) Firewall
12 49 (21.30%) ITIL
13 46 (20.00%) Linux
13 46 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 45 (19.57%) Citrix
14 45 (19.57%) WAN
14 45 (19.57%) DHCP
15 42 (18.26%) LAN
16 40 (17.39%) MCSE
16 40 (17.39%) MS Excel
16 40 (17.39%) MS Office
16 40 (17.39%) SAN
16 40 (17.39%) Hyper-V
16 40 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
17 38 (16.52%) Data Centre
18 36 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2010
19 35 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
19 35 (15.22%) SQL
20 34 (14.78%) Security Cleared

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 81 (35.22%) MS Exchange
2 40 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (15.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (6.96%) Skype for Business
5 14 (6.09%) SharePoint
6 13 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (2.17%) IIS
8 5 (2.17%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 40 (17.39%) MS Excel
1 40 (17.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.57%) Office 365
2 9 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.87%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (0.87%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (22.17%) DNS
1 51 (22.17%) Firewall
2 45 (19.57%) DHCP
2 45 (19.57%) WAN
3 42 (18.26%) LAN
4 40 (17.39%) SAN
5 18 (7.83%) Internet
6 17 (7.39%) NetScaler
6 17 (7.39%) VoIP
7 16 (6.96%) TCP/IP
8 13 (5.65%) BGP
8 13 (5.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 13 (5.65%) OSPF
9 12 (5.22%) Cisco ASA
9 12 (5.22%) EIGRP
10 10 (4.35%) Ethernet
11 9 (3.91%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (3.91%) NAS
11 9 (3.91%) SNMP
12 8 (3.48%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.91%) MySQL
3 6 (2.61%) DB2
4 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.87%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 12 (5.22%) Retail
2 11 (4.78%) Finance
3 7 (3.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.30%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Electronics
6 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.96%) Web Services
2 12 (5.22%) HTML
3 8 (3.48%) CSS
3 8 (3.48%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (3.48%) Software Packaging
4 4 (1.74%) XML
5 3 (1.30%) JSON
5 3 (1.30%) REST
6 2 (0.87%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 38 (16.52%) Data Centre
2 29 (12.61%) Clustering
3 13 (5.65%) Replication
4 12 (5.22%) Fat Client
4 12 (5.22%) Thin Client
5 10 (4.35%) Blackberry
6 7 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.04%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.17%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.43%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.43%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.43%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.43%) iPhone
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 146 (63.48%) Windows
2 122 (53.04%) Windows Server
3 63 (27.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (20.00%) Linux
6 27 (11.74%) Windows 8
6 27 (11.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (10.00%) Unix
8 15 (6.52%) Windows 10
9 11 (4.78%) Windows 7
10 10 (4.35%) Mac OS X
10 10 (4.35%) Windows 2000 Server
11 9 (3.91%) AIX
11 9 (3.91%) Ubuntu
12 7 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (3.04%) Solaris
13 6 (2.61%) CentOS
13 6 (2.61%) HPUX
13 6 (2.61%) SUSE
14 3 (1.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.30%) ITIL
2 18 (7.83%) Change Management
3 17 (7.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (5.22%) Analytics
4 12 (5.22%) Data Analytics
5 11 (4.78%) Mentoring
5 11 (4.78%) Service Delivery
6 10 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 8 (3.48%) Application Virtualisation
7 8 (3.48%) Coaching
7 8 (3.48%) Compatibility Testing
7 8 (3.48%) Software Distribution
8 7 (3.04%) Migration
9 5 (2.17%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (2.17%) Time Management
10 4 (1.74%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (1.74%) Service Management
10 4 (1.74%) Supplier Management
11 3 (1.30%) Load Balancing
11 3 (1.30%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 35 (15.22%) SQL
2 23 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 18 (7.83%) Perl
4 16 (6.96%) Bash Shell
5 15 (6.52%) Python
6 11 (4.78%) C
7 9 (3.91%) Shell Script
8 8 (3.48%) Java
8 8 (3.48%) JavaScript
8 8 (3.48%) Korn
8 8 (3.48%) Ruby
9 6 (2.61%) C++
10 5 (2.17%) AWK
10 5 (2.17%) sed
11 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (17.39%) MCSE
3 35 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (14.78%) Security Cleared
5 23 (10.00%) MCSA
5 23 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 21 (9.13%) CCNA
7 20 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 18 (7.83%) MCITP
9 15 (6.52%) CCNP
10 9 (3.91%) MCP
11 7 (3.04%) MCTS
12 5 (2.17%) CCIE
13 3 (1.30%) JNCIA
14 2 (0.87%) CCIP
14 2 (0.87%) CCSP
14 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.87%) MCDBA
15 1 (0.43%) A+ Certification
15 1 (0.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 114 (49.57%) Active Directory
2 76 (33.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 32 (13.91%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (10.43%) XenApp
6 18 (7.83%) VMware ESX
6 18 (7.83%) vSphere
7 12 (5.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (4.78%) XenServer
9 8 (3.48%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (3.48%) VMware Server
10 5 (2.17%) vCloud
10 5 (2.17%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.43%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (10.00%) SCCM
2 15 (6.52%) Backup Exec
3 13 (5.65%) SCOM
4 12 (5.22%) DatAdvantage
4 12 (5.22%) Failover Clustering
4 12 (5.22%) Microsoft Clustering
5 11 (4.78%) NetBackup
6 9 (3.91%) SCVMM
7 8 (3.48%) WSUS
8 6 (2.61%) McAfee ePO
8 6 (2.61%) Nagios
8 6 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (2.17%) Hyperic
9 5 (2.17%) logstash
9 5 (2.17%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.87%) EdgeSight
11 2 (0.87%) Legato
11 2 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 124 (53.91%) VMware
2 116 (50.43%) Microsoft
3 65 (28.26%) Cisco
4 45 (19.57%) Citrix
5 20 (8.70%) F5
6 19 (8.26%) HP
7 14 (6.09%) Avaya
7 14 (6.09%) EMC
8 12 (5.22%) Varonis
8 12 (5.22%) Wyse
9 10 (4.35%) Apple
9 10 (4.35%) CheckPoint
10 9 (3.91%) Blue Coat
11 8 (3.48%) Riverbed
12 7 (3.04%) Oracle
12 7 (3.04%) Red Hat
12 7 (3.04%) Symantec
13 6 (2.61%) Hitachi
13 6 (2.61%) Sun
13 6 (2.61%) Sybase
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