The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 203 201 222
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 21 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.42% 0.33% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.35% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 8
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4808 4614 5270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.45% 95.49% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3956 3688 4530
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Surrey region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 4 £33,500 -
Guildford +10 2 £29,250 -4.68%
Camberley +1 2 £28,000 -9.67%
Farnham - 1 £30,000 -
Redhill - 1 £42,500 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
South East

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title.

1 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 41 (77.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (67.92%) Active Directory
4 33 (62.26%) Hyper-V
5 29 (54.72%) Firewall
6 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
7 25 (47.17%) SQL
7 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (45.28%) MS Excel
9 23 (43.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (41.51%) MS Exchange
10 22 (41.51%) VMware
11 20 (37.74%) Citrix
12 19 (35.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (33.96%) Cisco
14 16 (30.19%) SAN
14 16 (30.19%) XenApp
15 15 (28.30%) ITIL
15 15 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (26.42%) VPN
16 14 (26.42%) CommVault
16 14 (26.42%) SCCM
17 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (24.53%) MCTS
18 12 (22.64%) HP
18 12 (22.64%) Dell
18 12 (22.64%) CCA
18 12 (22.64%) Citrix Certification
18 12 (22.64%) WSUS
18 12 (22.64%) XenServer

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (41.51%) MS Exchange
2 15 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (16.98%) Lync
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (45.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 29 (54.72%) Firewall
2 16 (30.19%) SAN
3 14 (26.42%) VPN
4 9 (16.98%) NetScreen
4 9 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (16.98%) SSL
5 8 (15.09%) DNS
6 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.89%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.66%) iSeries
3 1 (1.89%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.89%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 41 (77.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (43.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.43%) Solaris
6 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.89%) UNIX
7 1 (1.89%) Linux
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) PRINCE2
2 7 (13.21%) Project Management
2 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
3 5 (9.43%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.66%) Change Control
5 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.77%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (24.53%) MCTS
2 12 (22.64%) CCA
2 12 (22.64%) Citrix Certification
3 6 (11.32%) MCSE
4 4 (7.55%) MCP
5 3 (5.66%) CCNA
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.77%) MCITP
6 2 (3.77%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (67.92%) Active Directory
2 33 (62.26%) Hyper-V
3 19 (35.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (30.19%) XenApp
5 12 (22.64%) XenServer
5 12 (22.64%) XenDesktop
6 8 (15.09%) UAG
7 4 (7.55%) Terminal Services
8 3 (5.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (26.42%) SCCM
2 12 (22.64%) WSUS
3 3 (5.66%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (50.94%) Microsoft
2 22 (41.51%) VMware
3 20 (37.74%) Citrix
4 18 (33.96%) Cisco
5 14 (26.42%) CommVault
6 12 (22.64%) HP
6 12 (22.64%) Dell
6 12 (22.64%) Nimsoft
7 11 (20.75%) Juniper
8 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
9 4 (7.55%) Apple
10 3 (5.66%) IBM
10 3 (5.66%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.89%) Veeam
11 1 (1.89%) Symantec
11 1 (1.89%) McAfee