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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 314 359 318
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 86 120 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.56% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.58% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77 117 116
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.94%
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
15691 20859 21339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.91% 97.04% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13083 17595 17026
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Berkshire +48 28 £42,500 +25.92% 1
Hampshire +3 18 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Surrey -6 11 £42,500 +10.38% 4
East Sussex - 9 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire +39 7 £35,000 +6.06% 3
Buckinghamshire +22 6 £32,000 -5.18% 1
Kent +3 4 - - 2
West Sussex +23 3 £42,500 -5.55%
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 9 December 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.

1 121 (68.75%) Windows
2 110 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 96 (54.55%) VMware
4 95 (53.98%) Windows Server
5 94 (53.41%) Microsoft
6 71 (40.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 63 (35.80%) MS Exchange
8 60 (34.09%) Citrix
9 58 (32.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 56 (31.82%) WAN
11 54 (30.68%) DNS
12 53 (30.11%) LAN
13 51 (28.98%) DHCP
14 50 (28.41%) Cisco
14 50 (28.41%) Microsoft Certification
15 46 (26.14%) MCSE
16 45 (25.57%) ITIL
17 44 (25.00%) Firewall
17 44 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
18 39 (22.16%) Cisco Certification
19 37 (21.02%) CCNA
20 36 (20.45%) MCSA
20 36 (20.45%) Hyper-V
21 34 (19.32%) Linux
22 32 (18.18%) MS Excel
23 28 (15.91%) Security Cleared
24 27 (15.34%) PowerShell
25 26 (14.77%) SCCM
26 25 (14.20%) VoIP
27 24 (13.64%) SQL Server

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 63 (35.80%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (7.95%) IIS
3 14 (7.95%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.70%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.57%) SAS
6 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 17 (9.66%) MS Office
3 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (10.80%) Office 365
2 10 (5.68%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 56 (31.82%) WAN
2 54 (30.68%) DNS
3 53 (30.11%) LAN
4 51 (28.98%) DHCP
5 44 (25.00%) Firewall
6 25 (14.20%) VoIP
7 24 (13.64%) SAN
8 22 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 14 (7.95%) VLAN
10 12 (6.82%) VPN
11 8 (4.55%) Network Security
12 7 (3.98%) NAS
12 7 (3.98%) OSPF
13 5 (2.84%) BGP
13 5 (2.84%) Ethernet
13 5 (2.84%) MPLS
14 4 (2.27%) Internet
14 4 (2.27%) NetScaler
14 4 (2.27%) SNMP
14 4 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.84%) DB2
3 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (3.98%) Finance
2 5 (2.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.57%) Legal
3 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (11.93%) Software Packaging
2 11 (6.25%) Web Services
3 3 (1.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.66%) Clustering
2 16 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.39%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (2.84%) Replication
6 3 (1.70%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.70%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.14%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.14%) Statistics
8 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 121 (68.75%) Windows
2 95 (53.98%) Windows Server
3 58 (32.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 44 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (19.32%) Linux
6 18 (10.23%) Windows 7
7 16 (9.09%) Windows 10
8 11 (6.25%) Unix
9 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (4.55%) AIX
10 8 (4.55%) Solaris
11 6 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.84%) HPUX
12 5 (2.84%) Windows 8
13 4 (2.27%) SUSE
14 1 (0.57%) CentOS
14 1 (0.57%) Debian
14 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.57%) ITIL
2 22 (12.50%) Application Virtualisation
3 21 (11.93%) Compatibility Testing
3 21 (11.93%) Software Distribution
4 18 (10.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (5.11%) Mentoring
6 7 (3.98%) DevOps
7 6 (3.41%) Service Management
8 5 (2.84%) BCP
8 5 (2.84%) Data Protection
9 4 (2.27%) Capacity Management
9 4 (2.27%) Load Balancing
9 4 (2.27%) Network Management
10 3 (1.70%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (1.70%) High Availability
10 3 (1.70%) Software Deployment
10 3 (1.70%) Virtual Environments
11 2 (1.14%) Change Management
11 2 (1.14%) Data Management
11 2 (1.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.34%) PowerShell
2 21 (11.93%) SQL
3 5 (2.84%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.27%) C
5 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.57%) C++
5 1 (0.57%) Java
5 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (28.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (26.14%) MCSE
3 39 (22.16%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (21.02%) CCNA
5 36 (20.45%) MCSA
6 28 (15.91%) Security Cleared
7 11 (6.25%) MCITP
7 11 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.27%) CCNP
9 3 (1.70%) Degree
9 3 (1.70%) RHCA
9 3 (1.70%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.57%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.23%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 110 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 71 (40.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (20.45%) Hyper-V
4 22 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 18 (10.23%) vSphere
6 14 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (6.25%) XenApp
8 6 (3.41%) Virtual Desktop
8 6 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.27%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.14%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.57%) vCloud
11 1 (0.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (14.77%) SCCM
2 12 (6.82%) Backup Exec
3 10 (5.68%) NetBackup
4 7 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.98%) Puppet
5 5 (2.84%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (2.84%) WSUS
6 4 (2.27%) SCOM
7 3 (1.70%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.14%) DatAdvantage
8 2 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (1.14%) Legato
8 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.57%) SCSM
9 1 (0.57%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 96 (54.55%) VMware
2 94 (53.41%) Microsoft
3 60 (34.09%) Citrix
4 50 (28.41%) Cisco
5 12 (6.82%) HP
5 12 (6.82%) Veeam
6 11 (6.25%) NetApp
7 8 (4.55%) IBM
8 7 (3.98%) EMC
8 7 (3.98%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.41%) Oracle
10 5 (2.84%) Avaya
10 5 (2.84%) Intel Security
10 5 (2.84%) Meraki
10 5 (2.84%) Sybase
11 4 (2.27%) Hitachi
11 4 (2.27%) Juniper
11 4 (2.27%) Sun
11 4 (2.27%) Symantec
12 2 (1.14%) Dell
Alton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TM Recruit
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits + progression
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: circa £32,000 (negotiable dependent on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bagshot, Surrey
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Adeptis Group
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Excellent Benefits + More
Posted: 16 days ago