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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 329 352 325
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 88 130 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.51% 0.62% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.64% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 76 123 106
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
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
16695 20295 21092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.93% 96.65% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13977 17025 16464
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +38 33 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Hampshire +27 26 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Surrey -32 10 £37,500 -2.59% 3
Buckinghamshire +20 6 £32,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 5 £35,000 -3.44% 4
Kent -11 4 - - 1
West Sussex +14 3 £47,500 +49.60%
East Sussex - 1 £35,000 -
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 1 October 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.

1 132 (69.47%) Windows
2 116 (61.05%) Microsoft
3 113 (59.47%) Active Directory
3 113 (59.47%) VMware
4 107 (56.32%) Windows Server
5 75 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 67 (35.26%) MS Exchange
7 66 (34.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 61 (32.11%) Citrix
9 59 (31.05%) Cisco
10 53 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 51 (26.84%) Microsoft Certification
12 49 (25.79%) DNS
12 49 (25.79%) MCSE
13 44 (23.16%) MS Excel
13 44 (23.16%) ITIL
13 44 (23.16%) DHCP
14 42 (22.11%) LAN
14 42 (22.11%) WAN
15 41 (21.58%) Firewall
16 38 (20.00%) Hyper-V
17 36 (18.95%) Linux
17 36 (18.95%) MCSA
18 35 (18.42%) SAN
18 35 (18.42%) Security Cleared
19 31 (16.32%) Cisco Certification
20 30 (15.79%) PowerShell
20 30 (15.79%) Clustering
21 29 (15.26%) SQL
22 28 (14.74%) Data Centre

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 67 (35.26%) MS Exchange
2 26 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.84%) Skype for Business
6 10 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.68%) IIS
8 3 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (23.16%) MS Excel
2 25 (13.16%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.95%) Office 365
2 10 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (25.79%) DNS
2 44 (23.16%) DHCP
3 42 (22.11%) LAN
3 42 (22.11%) WAN
4 41 (21.58%) Firewall
5 35 (18.42%) SAN
6 16 (8.42%) VoIP
7 12 (6.32%) NetScaler
8 11 (5.79%) Internet
8 11 (5.79%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.16%) NAS
9 6 (3.16%) Network Security
9 6 (3.16%) VPN
10 5 (2.63%) Ethernet
10 5 (2.63%) OSPF
11 4 (2.11%) BGP
11 4 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
11 4 (2.11%) EIGRP
12 3 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.58%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.16%) DB2
2 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.58%) MySQL
5 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.58%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.58%) Subversion
General
1 7 (3.68%) Retail
2 6 (3.16%) Finance
3 4 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.53%) Electronics
5 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (8.95%) Software Packaging
2 10 (5.26%) Web Services
3 4 (2.11%) .NET
4 3 (1.58%) HTML
4 3 (1.58%) JSON
4 3 (1.58%) REST
4 3 (1.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.79%) Clustering
2 28 (14.74%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.26%) Fat Client
3 10 (5.26%) Thin Client
4 7 (3.68%) Driving Licence
5 6 (3.16%) Replication
6 5 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.05%) Statistics
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 132 (69.47%) Windows
2 107 (56.32%) Windows Server
3 66 (34.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (27.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (18.95%) Linux
6 20 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (10.00%) Windows 10
8 16 (8.42%) Windows 7
9 14 (7.37%) Unix
9 14 (7.37%) Windows 8
10 10 (5.26%) AIX
11 9 (4.74%) Solaris
12 8 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (3.16%) HPUX
13 6 (3.16%) SUSE
14 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.16%) ITIL
2 20 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (8.95%) Application Virtualisation
3 17 (8.95%) Compatibility Testing
3 17 (8.95%) Software Distribution
4 10 (5.26%) Analytics
4 10 (5.26%) Change Management
4 10 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 8 (4.21%) Mentoring
6 7 (3.68%) Service Management
7 5 (2.63%) BCP
8 4 (2.11%) Capacity Management
8 4 (2.11%) Migration
8 4 (2.11%) Network Management
8 4 (2.11%) Software Deployment
9 2 (1.05%) Coaching
9 2 (1.05%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (1.05%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (1.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (1.05%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 29 (15.26%) SQL
3 7 (3.68%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.16%) C
5 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.58%) Perl
7 2 (1.05%) C++
7 2 (1.05%) Java
8 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 51 (26.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (25.79%) MCSE
3 36 (18.95%) MCSA
4 35 (18.42%) Security Cleared
5 31 (16.32%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (13.68%) CCNA
6 26 (13.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (8.42%) MCITP
8 13 (6.84%) SC Cleared
9 7 (3.68%) CCNP
10 6 (3.16%) MCP
10 6 (3.16%) MCTS
11 3 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.58%) RHCA
12 2 (1.05%) CCIE
12 2 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.05%) MCDBA
13 1 (0.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 113 (59.47%) Active Directory
2 75 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 22 (11.58%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (10.53%) XenApp
6 17 (8.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (5.26%) vSphere
8 5 (2.63%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (2.63%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.63%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.58%) vCloud
9 3 (1.58%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.58%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.58%) XenServer
10 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (14.21%) SCCM
2 13 (6.84%) Backup Exec
3 11 (5.79%) SCOM
4 10 (5.26%) DatAdvantage
4 10 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
4 10 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
4 10 (5.26%) NetBackup
5 8 (4.21%) SCVMM
6 6 (3.16%) WSUS
7 5 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (2.11%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.53%) Legato
9 1 (0.53%) SCSM
9 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 116 (61.05%) Microsoft
2 113 (59.47%) VMware
3 61 (32.11%) Citrix
4 59 (31.05%) Cisco
5 14 (7.37%) HP
6 10 (5.26%) Varonis
6 10 (5.26%) Veeam
6 10 (5.26%) Wyse
7 8 (4.21%) EMC
7 8 (4.21%) NetApp
7 8 (4.21%) Red Hat
8 7 (3.68%) IBM
8 7 (3.68%) Oracle
9 6 (3.16%) Avaya
9 6 (3.16%) F5
9 6 (3.16%) Hitachi
9 6 (3.16%) Sun
9 6 (3.16%) Sybase
10 5 (2.63%) Meraki
10 5 (2.63%) Symantec
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