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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 841 873 850
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 39 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.015% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.016% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 30
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015 within the UK.

3rd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 23 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 26 January 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
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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 +21 37 £45,000 +20.00% 3
London +21 18 £50,000 +42.85% 1
South East -25 11 £45,000 +38.46%
City of London 0 4 £42,250 -6.11%
Berkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £45,000 -
Kent -2 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire -7 3 £26,500 -29.33% 1
Goole - 3 £26,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Watford - 3 £45,000 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £26,500 - 1
East of England - 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands -9 2 £39,000 -
Sussex - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 £37,500 -
Wales - 2 £37,500 -
West Malling - 1 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Coventry - 1 £28,000 -
Newport - 1 £32,500 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 -

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 77 (77.78%) Cisco
2 74 (74.75%) Firewall
3 54 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (45.45%) CCNP
5 38 (38.38%) VMware
6 37 (37.37%) Juniper
7 35 (35.35%) Windows
8 34 (34.34%) Active Directory
9 33 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 32 (32.32%) WAN
11 29 (29.29%) LAN
12 27 (27.27%) BGP
13 26 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (25.25%) Citrix
15 24 (24.24%) CCNA
15 24 (24.24%) TCP/IP
16 23 (23.23%) Cisco ASA
17 22 (22.22%) VoIP
17 22 (22.22%) DNS
18 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
18 21 (21.21%) VPN
18 21 (21.21%) Fortinet
19 20 (20.20%) Hyper-V
20 19 (19.19%) Wireless
21 18 (18.18%) ITIL
22 16 (16.16%) Telecoms
22 16 (16.16%) Network Security
23 15 (15.15%) MPLS
24 14 (14.14%) SAN
24 14 (14.14%) SolarWinds

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 8 (8.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.05%) Apache
3 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.01%) IIS
4 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.01%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.01%) Moodle
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) SaaS
2 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (74.75%) Firewall
2 32 (32.32%) WAN
3 29 (29.29%) LAN
4 27 (27.27%) BGP
5 24 (24.24%) TCP/IP
6 23 (23.23%) Cisco ASA
7 22 (22.22%) VoIP
7 22 (22.22%) DNS
8 21 (21.21%) VPN
9 19 (19.19%) Wireless
10 16 (16.16%) Network Security
11 15 (15.15%) MPLS
12 14 (14.14%) SAN
13 13 (13.13%) Broadband
14 10 (10.10%) NAS
15 8 (8.08%) VLAN
16 6 (6.06%) EIGRP
16 6 (6.06%) Cisco Nexus
16 6 (6.06%) OSPF
16 6 (6.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.02%) MySQL
2 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (16.16%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.10%) Retail
3 3 (3.03%) Law
4 2 (2.02%) Legal
4 2 (2.02%) Finance
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Marketing
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.02%) CSS
2 1 (1.01%) Web Services
2 1 (1.01%) HTML
2 1 (1.01%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.02%) NHS
4 1 (1.01%) DTV
4 1 (1.01%) Clustering
4 1 (1.01%) VLE
4 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.35%) Windows
2 13 (13.13%) Linux
3 8 (8.08%) UNIX
4 7 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.02%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.02%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.02%) CentOS
9 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.18%) ITIL
2 7 (7.07%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (6.06%) Supplier Management
3 6 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 5 (5.05%) Project Management
4 5 (5.05%) Network Management
4 5 (5.05%) Change Control
5 4 (4.04%) Migration
6 3 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.03%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (2.02%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.02%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.02%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.02%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.02%) Network Planning
7 2 (2.02%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.02%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.02%) Change Management
8 1 (1.01%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.01%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.04%) SQL
1 4 (4.04%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.01%) C
2 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 54 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (45.45%) CCNP
3 24 (24.24%) CCNA
4 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (9.09%) MCSE
5 9 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 8 (8.08%) CCIE
6 8 (8.08%) CCSE
7 7 (7.07%) Degree
8 5 (5.05%) MCSA
9 4 (4.04%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.03%) CCSA
10 3 (3.03%) CCDP
11 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
11 2 (2.02%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.02%) JNCIS
12 1 (1.01%) JNCIP
12 1 (1.01%) MCITP
12 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) COBIT
2 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (34.34%) Active Directory
2 26 (26.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (20.20%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.04%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.02%) Cacti
2 2 (2.02%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.02%) Nagios
3 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.01%) WSUS
3 1 (1.01%) SCCM
3 1 (1.01%) SCOM
3 1 (1.01%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.01%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 77 (77.78%) Cisco
2 38 (38.38%) VMware
3 37 (37.37%) Juniper
4 33 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 25 (25.25%) Citrix
6 21 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 21 (21.21%) Fortinet
7 14 (14.14%) SolarWinds
8 13 (13.13%) F5
9 10 (10.10%) Riverbed
10 7 (7.07%) HP
11 6 (6.06%) Meraki
12 4 (4.04%) Foundry
12 4 (4.04%) Oracle
13 3 (3.03%) Brocade
14 2 (2.02%) Mitel
14 2 (2.02%) Blue Coat
14 2 (2.02%) SonicWALL
14 2 (2.02%) ProCurve
14 2 (2.02%) Barracuda Networks
Goole, North Humberside
Online Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and comprehensive benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
London
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago