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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 347 330 340
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 94 133 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.64% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.66% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 90 116 101
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
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
17659 20145 21905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.07% 96.61% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14951 16605 17140
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +15 29 £32,000 -20.00% 1
Berkshire -1 24 £42,500 +28.78% 5
Surrey -1 13 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Oxfordshire -3 11 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 7 £32,500 -30.85% 1
West Sussex +5 7 £47,500 +120.93% 2
Kent +2 2 - -
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 25 August 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.

1 137 (65.87%) Windows
2 117 (56.25%) VMware
3 116 (55.77%) Microsoft
4 113 (54.33%) Windows Server
5 110 (52.88%) Active Directory
6 78 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 76 (36.54%) MS Exchange
8 66 (31.73%) Cisco
9 61 (29.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 57 (27.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 56 (26.92%) Citrix
12 54 (25.96%) DNS
13 49 (23.56%) WAN
13 49 (23.56%) Firewall
14 48 (23.08%) DHCP
14 48 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
15 46 (22.12%) LAN
16 45 (21.63%) ITIL
17 43 (20.67%) MCSE
18 40 (19.23%) MS Excel
18 40 (19.23%) Hyper-V
19 37 (17.79%) Security Cleared
19 37 (17.79%) Linux
19 37 (17.79%) SAN
20 36 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
21 34 (16.35%) MS Office
22 33 (15.87%) Data Centre
23 32 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
24 30 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2010
24 30 (14.42%) MCSA

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 76 (36.54%) MS Exchange
2 32 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 30 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (7.21%) SharePoint
4 15 (7.21%) Skype for Business
5 11 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2000
6 6 (2.88%) IIS
7 4 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 40 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 34 (16.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (9.62%) Office 365
2 7 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 54 (25.96%) DNS
2 49 (23.56%) Firewall
2 49 (23.56%) WAN
3 48 (23.08%) DHCP
4 46 (22.12%) LAN
5 37 (17.79%) SAN
6 16 (7.69%) NetScaler
6 16 (7.69%) VoIP
7 15 (7.21%) Internet
8 14 (6.73%) TCP/IP
9 12 (5.77%) OSPF
10 11 (5.29%) BGP
10 11 (5.29%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (5.29%) EIGRP
11 9 (4.33%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (3.85%) Ethernet
13 7 (3.37%) MPLS
13 7 (3.37%) SNMP
13 7 (3.37%) VPN
13 7 (3.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.88%) DB2
3 5 (2.40%) MySQL
4 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.44%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.44%) Subversion
General
1 8 (3.85%) Finance
1 8 (3.85%) Retail
2 5 (2.40%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.44%) Marketing
3 3 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (0.96%) Electronics
4 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 11 (5.29%) Web Services
3 8 (3.85%) HTML
4 5 (2.40%) CSS
4 5 (2.40%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (1.44%) JSON
5 3 (1.44%) REST
5 3 (1.44%) XML
6 2 (0.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.87%) Data Centre
2 29 (13.94%) Clustering
3 12 (5.77%) Fat Client
3 12 (5.77%) Thin Client
4 8 (3.85%) Replication
5 7 (3.37%) Driving Licence
6 6 (2.88%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.96%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (0.96%) Statistics
10 1 (0.48%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.48%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.48%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 137 (65.87%) Windows
2 113 (54.33%) Windows Server
3 61 (29.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 57 (27.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (17.79%) Linux
6 26 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (11.06%) Windows 8
8 18 (8.65%) Unix
9 16 (7.69%) Windows 10
10 14 (6.73%) Windows 7
11 10 (4.81%) AIX
12 7 (3.37%) Solaris
13 6 (2.88%) HPUX
13 6 (2.88%) Mac OS X
13 6 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (2.88%) SUSE
13 6 (2.88%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (2.40%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.44%) Windows Vista
15 3 (1.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (21.63%) ITIL
2 16 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (6.73%) Change Management
4 13 (6.25%) Application Virtualisation
4 13 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
4 13 (6.25%) Software Distribution
5 12 (5.77%) Analytics
5 12 (5.77%) Data Analytics
6 9 (4.33%) Mentoring
7 7 (3.37%) Migration
8 6 (2.88%) Coaching
8 6 (2.88%) Problem Management
9 4 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (1.92%) Service Delivery
9 4 (1.92%) Software Deployment
10 3 (1.44%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (1.44%) Load Balancing
10 3 (1.44%) Service Management
10 3 (1.44%) Time Management
11 2 (0.96%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.94%) SQL
2 28 (13.46%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.77%) Perl
4 10 (4.81%) Bash Shell
5 9 (4.33%) Python
6 8 (3.85%) C
6 8 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 5 (2.40%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.40%) Korn
7 5 (2.40%) Ruby
8 4 (1.92%) Java
9 3 (1.44%) C++
10 2 (0.96%) AWK
10 2 (0.96%) sed
11 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (20.67%) MCSE
3 37 (17.79%) Security Cleared
4 36 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (14.42%) MCSA
6 24 (11.54%) CCNA
7 21 (10.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (9.13%) SC Cleared
9 17 (8.17%) MCITP
10 14 (6.73%) CCNP
11 8 (3.85%) MCP
12 7 (3.37%) MCTS
13 5 (2.40%) CCIE
14 3 (1.44%) JNCIA
15 2 (0.96%) CCIP
15 2 (0.96%) CCSP
15 2 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.96%) MCDBA
16 1 (0.48%) A+ Certification
16 1 (0.48%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 110 (52.88%) Active Directory
2 78 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (19.23%) Hyper-V
4 26 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 25 (12.02%) XenApp
6 15 (7.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 12 (5.77%) VMware ESX
7 12 (5.77%) vSphere
8 8 (3.85%) XenServer
9 7 (3.37%) VMware Server
10 5 (2.40%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (1.44%) vCloud
12 3 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (11.54%) SCCM
2 15 (7.21%) Backup Exec
3 13 (6.25%) SCOM
4 12 (5.77%) DatAdvantage
4 12 (5.77%) Failover Clustering
4 12 (5.77%) Microsoft Clustering
5 11 (5.29%) NetBackup
6 9 (4.33%) SCVMM
7 7 (3.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (3.37%) WSUS
8 5 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (1.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.96%) Hyperic
10 2 (0.96%) Legato
10 2 (0.96%) logstash
10 2 (0.96%) Nagios
10 2 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.96%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 117 (56.25%) VMware
2 116 (55.77%) Microsoft
3 66 (31.73%) Cisco
4 56 (26.92%) Citrix
5 18 (8.65%) HP
6 15 (7.21%) F5
7 12 (5.77%) Varonis
7 12 (5.77%) Wyse
8 10 (4.81%) Avaya
9 9 (4.33%) EMC
10 8 (3.85%) CheckPoint
10 8 (3.85%) Symantec
11 7 (3.37%) Blue Coat
11 7 (3.37%) Veeam
12 6 (2.88%) Apple
12 6 (2.88%) Hitachi
12 6 (2.88%) IBM
12 6 (2.88%) Juniper
12 6 (2.88%) Red Hat
12 6 (2.88%) Riverbed
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