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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 826 869 880
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 108 81 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.076% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.079% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 94 65 44
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £32,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

3rd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 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 8 February 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
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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 +19 98 £42,500 -5.55% 6
South East +41 43 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Berkshire +18 22 £52,500 +5.00%
London -17 17 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Reading +11 12 £52,500 -4.54%
Yorkshire +11 11 £37,500 +25.00%
South West - 10 £42,500 -
Bristol - 8 £42,500 -
Surrey +21 7 £62,500 +92.30% 1
East of England +3 7 £40,125 -10.83% 2
North West +25 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Manchester - 6 £50,000 - 1
Croydon - 6 £42,500 -
Middlesex - 6 £50,000 -
Wales +13 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Goole +10 5 £40,000 +50.94%
South Wales +6 5 £45,000 +38.46%
East Yorkshire +1 5 £40,000 +50.94%
Hertfordshire 0 5 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Leatherhead - 5 £62,500 -
Kent +11 4 £28,500 -28.75%
Scotland - 4 £47,500 -
Glasgow - 4 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire +13 3 £42,500 +30.76%
Leeds +6 3 £42,500 +30.76%
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £37,500 - 1
East Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands -25 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Wiltshire - 2 £34,250 -

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 143 (75.66%) Cisco
2 141 (74.60%) Firewall
3 136 (71.96%) Cisco Certification
4 100 (52.91%) CCNP
5 94 (49.74%) WAN
6 88 (46.56%) VPN
7 78 (41.27%) LAN
8 72 (38.10%) CheckPoint
9 65 (34.39%) CCNA
10 59 (31.22%) DNS
11 57 (30.16%) Windows
12 45 (23.81%) Windows Server
13 44 (23.28%) VMware
14 43 (22.75%) Cisco ASA
15 40 (21.16%) VoIP
15 40 (21.16%) Juniper
16 39 (20.63%) MPLS
17 38 (20.11%) Active Directory
18 36 (19.05%) SSL
18 36 (19.05%) Microsoft
18 36 (19.05%) Data Centre
19 35 (18.52%) BGP
20 34 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
21 33 (17.46%) Internet
21 33 (17.46%) Wireless
22 29 (15.34%) OSPF
22 29 (15.34%) Cisco Nexus
23 26 (13.76%) HP
24 25 (13.23%) MS Exchange
24 25 (13.23%) Windows Server 2012

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (13.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (3.17%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (2.65%) IIS
4 4 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (2.12%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.29%) Office 365
2 6 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.06%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 141 (74.60%) Firewall
2 94 (49.74%) WAN
3 88 (46.56%) VPN
4 78 (41.27%) LAN
5 59 (31.22%) DNS
6 43 (22.75%) Cisco ASA
7 40 (21.16%) VoIP
8 39 (20.63%) MPLS
9 36 (19.05%) SSL
10 35 (18.52%) BGP
11 33 (17.46%) Internet
11 33 (17.46%) Wireless
12 29 (15.34%) Cisco Nexus
12 29 (15.34%) OSPF
13 22 (11.64%) DHCP
13 22 (11.64%) Network Security
14 20 (10.58%) TCP/IP
15 19 (10.05%) EIGRP
16 18 (9.52%) VLAN
17 17 (8.99%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.53%) JIRA
1 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (8.99%) Finance
2 15 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.82%) Retail
4 2 (1.06%) Billing
5 1 (0.53%) Advertising
5 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.53%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 20 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.65%) PMI
4 4 (2.12%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.59%) EqualLogic
5 3 (1.59%) PKI
6 2 (1.06%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.06%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.53%) Replication
7 1 (0.53%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.53%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.53%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 57 (30.16%) Windows
2 45 (23.81%) Windows Server
3 25 (13.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (12.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.88%) Linux
7 12 (6.35%) Windows 7
8 9 (4.76%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.70%) Unix
9 7 (3.70%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.65%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.59%) CentOS
11 3 (1.59%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (11.11%) ITIL
2 20 (10.58%) Load Balancing
3 16 (8.47%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (7.41%) Network Design
5 12 (6.35%) Presales
6 11 (5.82%) Fault Management
7 10 (5.29%) Network Management
7 10 (5.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (4.23%) Migration
9 7 (3.70%) Change Management
9 7 (3.70%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (3.70%) Service Management
10 6 (3.17%) Mentoring
11 5 (2.65%) Open Source
11 5 (2.65%) Service Delivery
12 4 (2.12%) E-Commerce
12 4 (2.12%) Low Latency
12 4 (2.12%) Time Management
12 4 (2.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.94%) SQL
2 10 (5.29%) C
3 6 (3.17%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.65%) Perl
4 5 (2.65%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.65%) Python
5 3 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 136 (71.96%) Cisco Certification
2 100 (52.91%) CCNP
3 65 (34.39%) CCNA
4 23 (12.17%) Security Cleared
5 22 (11.64%) SC Cleared
6 21 (11.11%) CCVP
7 17 (8.99%) CCIE
8 16 (8.47%) Degree
9 14 (7.41%) JNCIA
9 14 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (5.82%) CCSE
11 10 (5.29%) MCSE
12 5 (2.65%) CCSA
12 5 (2.65%) CCSP
12 5 (2.65%) MCITP
12 5 (2.65%) PMI Certification
13 4 (2.12%) CCENT
13 4 (2.12%) CCIP
13 4 (2.12%) CEH
13 4 (2.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 38 (20.11%) Active Directory
2 34 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.65%) Terminal Services
5 4 (2.12%) vSphere
6 3 (1.59%) XenApp
6 3 (1.59%) XenServer
7 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.53%) NFS
8 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (12.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 21 (11.11%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (3.17%) SCCM
4 4 (2.12%) Endace
5 3 (1.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.59%) SCDPM
5 3 (1.59%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.06%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.06%) SCOM
6 2 (1.06%) WSUS
7 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.53%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.53%) Nagios
7 1 (0.53%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 143 (75.66%) Cisco
2 72 (38.10%) CheckPoint
3 44 (23.28%) VMware
4 40 (21.16%) Juniper
5 36 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 26 (13.76%) HP
7 23 (12.17%) F5
8 19 (10.05%) Citrix
9 13 (6.88%) Avaya
9 13 (6.88%) Fortinet
10 11 (5.82%) Apple
10 11 (5.82%) WatchGuard
11 10 (5.29%) SonicWALL
12 8 (4.23%) NetApp
12 8 (4.23%) Nortel
12 8 (4.23%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.70%) Dell
13 7 (3.70%) Palo Alto
14 6 (3.17%) Blue Coat
15 5 (2.65%) Meraki
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