The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 847 885 829
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 36 22 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.019% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.020% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 45
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

3rd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

3rd Line Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the UK.

3rd Line Network Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

3rd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
England +49 36 £50,000 +33.33% 4
South East +4 14 £50,000 +25.00% 2
London +53 11 £43,750 +16.66% 1
East Midlands - 7 £41,250 -
Derbyshire - 5 £47,500 -
Hampshire +1 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire +9 3 £27,000 -20.58%
Farnborough - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire +20 2 £27,000 -20.58%
Kent +4 2 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Berkshire +3 2 £65,000 +44.44%
East Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Bradford - 2 £27,000 -
Camberley - 2 £55,000 -
Derby - 2 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire +16 1 £40,000 +21.21%
North West 0 1 £36,000 +2.85%
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £30,011 -
Abingdon - 1 £40,000 -
Chesterfield - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £36,000 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £30,011 -
Tonbridge - 1 £42,500 - 2

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 3rd Line Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 54 (76.06%) Cisco
2 44 (61.97%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (57.75%) Firewall
4 39 (54.93%) CCNP
5 24 (33.80%) Juniper
5 24 (33.80%) Windows
6 23 (32.39%) Linux
6 23 (32.39%) BGP
7 21 (29.58%) VMware
7 21 (29.58%) Wireless
8 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
8 19 (26.76%) VPN
9 18 (25.35%) F5
10 17 (23.94%) MPLS
10 17 (23.94%) CheckPoint
10 17 (23.94%) CCNA
10 17 (23.94%) TCP/IP
11 16 (22.54%) Active Directory
11 16 (22.54%) SLA
11 16 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (21.13%) OSPF
12 15 (21.13%) EIGRP
13 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (19.72%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (18.31%) MS Exchange
14 13 (18.31%) LAN
14 13 (18.31%) WAN
15 12 (16.90%) DNS
15 12 (16.90%) ITIL
15 12 (16.90%) HP

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 3rd Line Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.31%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.63%) Apache
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) SaaS
1 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 41 (57.75%) Firewall
2 23 (32.39%) BGP
3 21 (29.58%) Wireless
4 19 (26.76%) VPN
5 17 (23.94%) MPLS
5 17 (23.94%) TCP/IP
6 16 (22.54%) Cisco Nexus
7 15 (21.13%) OSPF
7 15 (21.13%) EIGRP
8 14 (19.72%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (18.31%) LAN
9 13 (18.31%) WAN
10 12 (16.90%) DNS
10 12 (16.90%) Network Security
11 11 (15.49%) SSL
12 8 (11.27%) VoIP
13 7 (9.86%) DHCP
13 7 (9.86%) Internet
13 7 (9.86%) IPsec
14 6 (8.45%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (5.63%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.04%) Replication
2 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (4.23%) User Experience
3 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.82%) NHS
4 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Windows
2 23 (32.39%) Linux
3 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (11.27%) UNIX
5 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.45%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.82%) CentOS
8 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.41%) NetWare
9 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) ITIL
2 9 (12.68%) Load Balancing
3 6 (8.45%) Mentoring
3 6 (8.45%) Project Management
4 5 (7.04%) Network Management
5 4 (5.63%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (4.23%) Network Design
6 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.23%) Migration
6 3 (4.23%) DDoS Mitigation
6 3 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.82%) Change Control
7 2 (2.82%) ITSM
7 2 (2.82%) Change Management
7 2 (2.82%) Network Planning
7 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
7 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.82%) Time Management
8 1 (1.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (54.93%) CCNP
3 17 (23.94%) CCNA
4 10 (14.08%) CCIE
5 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (11.27%) MCSE
6 5 (7.04%) Degree
7 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.63%) JNCIP
8 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.41%) MCSA
9 1 (1.41%) CCSP
9 1 (1.41%) CCDP
9 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.41%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.41%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.41%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (22.54%) Active Directory
2 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.04%) vSphere
5 4 (5.63%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Cacti
1 2 (2.82%) FortiGate
1 2 (2.82%) Nagios
2 1 (1.41%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 54 (76.06%) Cisco
2 24 (33.80%) Juniper
3 21 (29.58%) VMware
4 19 (26.76%) Microsoft
5 18 (25.35%) F5
6 17 (23.94%) CheckPoint
7 12 (16.90%) HP
8 7 (9.86%) Citrix
8 7 (9.86%) Sophos
8 7 (9.86%) SolarWinds
9 6 (8.45%) WatchGuard
10 5 (7.04%) Avaya
10 5 (7.04%) Brocade
10 5 (7.04%) Meraki
10 5 (7.04%) ProCurve
11 3 (4.23%) Oracle
11 3 (4.23%) Fortinet
11 3 (4.23%) Foundry
12 2 (2.82%) Riverbed
12 2 (2.82%) Barracuda Networks
Tonbridge, Kent
Volt
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tonbridge
Volt
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago