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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 858 904 833
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -71
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 32 29 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.024% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.026% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 53
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 £30,510 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £36,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -14.70%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

3rd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 22 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 24 April 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 +16 32 £50,000 +33.33% 3
South East +6 11 £50,000 +33.33% 2
London +36 8 £40,000 -3.03%
Yorkshire +6 7 £27,000 -20.58%
Berkshire -3 5 £65,000 +62.50%
East Midlands - 5 £41,250 -
Hampshire -4 4 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Derbyshire - 3 £47,500 -
Farnborough - 3 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +13 2 £27,000 -20.58%
Bradford - 2 £27,000 -
North West +14 1 £36,000 -4.00%
Oxfordshire +13 1 £40,000 +21.21%
Manchester +8 1 £36,000 -4.00%
Northampton - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £30,011 -
Camberley - 1 £55,000 - 1
Derby - 1 £35,000 -
Surrey - 1 £55,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £30,011 -
Abingdon - 1 £40,000 -

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 48 (67.61%) Cisco Certification
3 41 (57.75%) CCNP
4 36 (50.70%) Firewall
5 26 (36.62%) Juniper
6 24 (33.80%) Windows
7 22 (30.99%) Linux
8 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
8 21 (29.58%) BGP
8 21 (29.58%) Wireless
9 20 (28.17%) CheckPoint
10 19 (26.76%) VMware
11 18 (25.35%) CCNA
12 17 (23.94%) MPLS
13 15 (21.13%) SLA
13 15 (21.13%) VPN
13 15 (21.13%) ITIL
14 14 (19.72%) TCP/IP
14 14 (19.72%) Active Directory
14 14 (19.72%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (19.72%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (18.31%) F5
16 12 (16.90%) OSPF
16 12 (16.90%) EIGRP
16 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
17 11 (15.49%) MS Exchange
17 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (15.49%) Network Security
18 10 (14.08%) WAN
18 10 (14.08%) DNS

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (15.49%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.04%) Apache
4 4 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) SaaS
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 36 (50.70%) Firewall
2 21 (29.58%) Wireless
2 21 (29.58%) BGP
3 17 (23.94%) MPLS
4 15 (21.13%) VPN
5 14 (19.72%) TCP/IP
5 14 (19.72%) Cisco ASA
5 14 (19.72%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (16.90%) EIGRP
6 12 (16.90%) OSPF
7 11 (15.49%) Network Security
8 10 (14.08%) DNS
8 10 (14.08%) SSL
8 10 (14.08%) WAN
9 9 (12.68%) LAN
10 7 (9.86%) Internet
11 5 (7.04%) VoIP
11 5 (7.04%) DHCP
11 5 (7.04%) Junos
11 5 (7.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.82%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Legal
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) CSS
1 1 (1.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.23%) User Experience
2 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) Replication
3 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.82%) NHS
3 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Windows
2 22 (30.99%) Linux
3 9 (12.68%) UNIX
4 7 (9.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.45%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.82%) CentOS
8 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.41%) NetWare
9 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.13%) ITIL
2 9 (12.68%) Project Management
3 7 (9.86%) Load Balancing
4 5 (7.04%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (5.63%) Network Management
5 4 (5.63%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.23%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (4.23%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.23%) Migration
7 2 (2.82%) Change Management
7 2 (2.82%) ITSM
7 2 (2.82%) Network Design
7 2 (2.82%) Network Planning
7 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.82%) Change Control
8 1 (1.41%) SIEM
8 1 (1.41%) Line Management
8 1 (1.41%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.41%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (67.61%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (57.75%) CCNP
3 18 (25.35%) CCNA
4 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (14.08%) MCSE
5 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
6 7 (9.86%) CCIE
7 5 (7.04%) CCSE
7 5 (7.04%) Degree
8 4 (5.63%) JNCIP
8 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
9 3 (4.23%) MCSA
10 2 (2.82%) CCDP
10 2 (2.82%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.82%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.41%) CCSP
11 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.27%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.04%) vSphere
5 4 (5.63%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Nagios
1 2 (2.82%) SCVMM
1 2 (2.82%) Cacti
1 2 (2.82%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.41%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (76.06%) Cisco
2 26 (36.62%) Juniper
3 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
4 20 (28.17%) CheckPoint
5 19 (26.76%) VMware
6 13 (18.31%) F5
7 10 (14.08%) HP
8 7 (9.86%) Citrix
8 7 (9.86%) SolarWinds
8 7 (9.86%) Meraki
9 5 (7.04%) Sophos
10 4 (5.63%) Oracle
10 4 (5.63%) Foundry
10 4 (5.63%) Brocade
11 3 (4.23%) WatchGuard
11 3 (4.23%) ProCurve
11 3 (4.23%) Avaya
12 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.82%) Websense
12 2 (2.82%) Barracuda Networks
Melksham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago