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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 328 344 334
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 109 117 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.59% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 98 94 115
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +15.38%
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
17675 19960 22319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.87% 97.08% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14978 16141 18060
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +12 33 £38,000 -20.00% 2
Berkshire -3 25 £37,500 +1.35% 2
Surrey -8 22 £40,000 +6.66%
Buckinghamshire +38 15 £41,500 - 2
Kent +6 9 £42,500 +10.38%
West Sussex -2 4 £46,250 - 1
Oxfordshire -8 1 £37,500 +19.04% 2
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 31 May 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.

1 156 (62.15%) Windows
2 141 (56.18%) VMware
3 137 (54.58%) Windows Server
4 119 (47.41%) Active Directory
5 118 (47.01%) Microsoft
6 97 (38.65%) MS Exchange
7 82 (32.67%) Cisco
8 80 (31.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 79 (31.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 75 (29.88%) Firewall
11 57 (22.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (19.92%) Exchange Server 2013
13 48 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2010
13 48 (19.12%) WAN
14 47 (18.73%) Microsoft Certification
15 45 (17.93%) Cisco Certification
15 45 (17.93%) LAN
15 45 (17.93%) Linux
16 43 (17.13%) Data Centre
16 43 (17.13%) SAN
17 42 (16.73%) ITIL
17 42 (16.73%) DNS
17 42 (16.73%) Hyper-V
18 41 (16.33%) MCSE
18 41 (16.33%) MS Excel
18 41 (16.33%) Citrix
19 40 (15.94%) SQL
20 39 (15.54%) VMware ESXi
21 36 (14.34%) MS Office
22 33 (13.15%) SLA

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 97 (38.65%) MS Exchange
2 50 (19.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 48 (19.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (6.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 17 (6.77%) Exchange Server 2000
5 13 (5.18%) Skype for Business
6 11 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (3.98%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.99%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.59%) IIS
10 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 41 (16.33%) MS Excel
2 36 (14.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.77%) Office 365
2 3 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (1.20%) Amazon Glacier
2 3 (1.20%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 75 (29.88%) Firewall
2 48 (19.12%) WAN
3 45 (17.93%) LAN
4 43 (17.13%) SAN
5 42 (16.73%) DNS
6 33 (13.15%) DHCP
7 20 (7.97%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (7.57%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (6.77%) Internet
10 16 (6.37%) TCP/IP
11 15 (5.98%) Network Security
12 14 (5.58%) Cisco PIX
12 14 (5.58%) NetScaler
13 13 (5.18%) BGP
13 13 (5.18%) OSPF
14 12 (4.78%) EIGRP
15 10 (3.98%) Ethernet
16 9 (3.59%) ATM
16 9 (3.59%) Cisco IOS
16 9 (3.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.59%) MySQL
3 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.40%) DB2
5 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 15 (5.98%) Finance
2 14 (5.58%) Retail
3 9 (3.59%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.59%) Marketing
4 4 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.80%) Electronics
5 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (5.98%) HTML
2 11 (4.38%) CSS
2 11 (4.38%) Ruby on Rails
3 9 (3.59%) Web Services
4 4 (1.59%) XML
5 3 (1.20%) JSON
5 3 (1.20%) REST
6 2 (0.80%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 43 (17.13%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.77%) Blackberry
2 17 (6.77%) Clustering
2 17 (6.77%) Replication
3 9 (3.59%) Fat Client
3 9 (3.59%) Thin Client
4 6 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.99%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (1.59%) VCE vBlock
7 3 (1.20%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.20%) iPhone
8 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.40%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.40%) Cybercrime
9 1 (0.40%) e-Health
9 1 (0.40%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) EqualLogic
9 1 (0.40%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 156 (62.15%) Windows
2 137 (54.58%) Windows Server
3 79 (31.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (22.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (17.93%) Linux
6 30 (11.95%) Windows 8
7 25 (9.96%) Unix
7 25 (9.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (6.77%) Mac OS X
8 17 (6.77%) Windows 2000 Server
9 12 (4.78%) Ubuntu
10 9 (3.59%) Windows 7
11 6 (2.39%) CentOS
11 6 (2.39%) Windows 10
12 4 (1.59%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.20%) AIX
13 3 (1.20%) Android
13 3 (1.20%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (16.73%) ITIL
2 19 (7.57%) Change Management
3 17 (6.77%) Problem Management
4 14 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (5.58%) Service Delivery
5 12 (4.78%) Mentoring
6 9 (3.59%) Analytics
6 9 (3.59%) Data Analytics
6 9 (3.59%) Load Balancing
6 9 (3.59%) Migration
7 8 (3.19%) Coaching
7 8 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (2.79%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (1.99%) SIEM
9 5 (1.99%) Time Management
10 4 (1.59%) Supplier Management
11 3 (1.20%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (1.20%) Data Management
11 3 (1.20%) Service Management
11 3 (1.20%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.94%) SQL
2 21 (8.37%) Perl
3 19 (7.57%) Bash Shell
4 18 (7.17%) Python
5 12 (4.78%) PowerShell
6 11 (4.38%) JavaScript
6 11 (4.38%) Korn
6 11 (4.38%) Ruby
7 7 (2.79%) C
7 7 (2.79%) Java
8 6 (2.39%) C++
9 5 (1.99%) AWK
9 5 (1.99%) sed
10 4 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (18.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (17.93%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (16.33%) MCSE
4 26 (10.36%) Security Cleared
5 25 (9.96%) MCITP
6 24 (9.56%) CCNA
7 22 (8.76%) SC Cleared
8 20 (7.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (6.37%) MCSA
10 15 (5.98%) CCNP
11 12 (4.78%) MCP
12 11 (4.38%) CCIE
13 7 (2.79%) MCTS
14 6 (2.39%) CCSE
15 3 (1.20%) A+ Certification
15 3 (1.20%) JNCIA
16 2 (0.80%) CCIP
16 2 (0.80%) CCSP
16 2 (0.80%) Degree
16 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.15%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 119 (47.41%) Active Directory
2 80 (31.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (16.73%) Hyper-V
4 39 (15.54%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (9.96%) VMware ESX
6 21 (8.37%) XenApp
7 15 (5.98%) vSphere
8 13 (5.18%) XenServer
9 7 (2.79%) VMware Server
9 7 (2.79%) XenDesktop
10 6 (2.39%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (1.99%) vCloud
12 1 (0.40%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.40%) UAG
Systems Management
1 21 (8.37%) SCCM
2 14 (5.58%) SCOM
3 11 (4.38%) Backup Exec
4 9 (3.59%) DatAdvantage
5 8 (3.19%) SCVMM
6 7 (2.79%) NetBackup
7 6 (2.39%) Nagios
8 5 (1.99%) Hyperic
8 5 (1.99%) logstash
8 5 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.99%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.59%) WSUS
10 3 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.80%) EdgeSight
11 2 (0.80%) Legato
12 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.40%) Opsview
12 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 141 (56.18%) VMware
2 118 (47.01%) Microsoft
3 82 (32.67%) Cisco
4 41 (16.33%) Citrix
5 29 (11.55%) F5
6 20 (7.97%) Avaya
7 19 (7.57%) CheckPoint
8 17 (6.77%) Apple
9 14 (5.58%) EMC
9 14 (5.58%) HP
9 14 (5.58%) Juniper
10 13 (5.18%) Blue Coat
11 9 (3.59%) Varonis
11 9 (3.59%) Wyse
12 8 (3.19%) Riverbed
13 7 (2.79%) Symantec
14 5 (1.99%) ArcSight
14 5 (1.99%) Forcepoint
14 5 (1.99%) IBM
14 5 (1.99%) NetApp
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Salary: £45,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
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