The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had 3rd Line Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 857 908 903
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 87 65 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.059% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.061% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 71 55 103
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +42.85%

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median 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 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

3rd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

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 3 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +42 85 £39,000 -2.50% 5
South East +35 35 £39,000 -22.00% 2
London +8 29 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Surrey +12 11 £38,000 -24.00%
Hampshire +8 9 £50,000 -
East of England - 8 £47,500 -
Kent - 7 £30,000 -
Berkshire +15 6 £38,500 -23.00%
Peterborough - 6 £37,500 -
Leatherhead - 6 £38,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £37,500 -
North West +32 4 £26,000 -27.77%
Reading +25 4 £46,250 +7.55%
Manchester +13 4 £26,000 -27.77%
East Midlands +9 4 £44,750 +27.85%
Chertsey - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +17 2 - - 2
Nottingham +10 2 £45,000 +49.94%
Derbyshire +6 2 £44,500 +7.87%
Yorkshire +4 2 £30,750 +13.88% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 2 £45,000 +49.94%
Croydon -6 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Chesterfield - 2 £44,500 -
Thatcham - 2 £37,000 -
East Yorkshire - 2 £30,750 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £47,500 -
South West - 2 £34,250 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £34,250 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £47,500 -
Wales +4 1 £45,000 +30.43%

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 3rd Line Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 134 (69.43%) Cisco
2 132 (68.39%) Firewall
3 115 (59.59%) Cisco Certification
4 83 (43.01%) WAN
5 80 (41.45%) CCNP
6 72 (37.31%) CheckPoint
6 72 (37.31%) VPN
7 70 (36.27%) Windows
8 67 (34.72%) LAN
9 59 (30.57%) CCNA
10 57 (29.53%) Windows Server
11 51 (26.42%) DNS
12 47 (24.35%) Microsoft
13 43 (22.28%) Active Directory
13 43 (22.28%) VMware
13 43 (22.28%) Cisco Nexus
14 40 (20.73%) Cisco ASA
15 36 (18.65%) VMware Infrastructure
16 34 (17.62%) BGP
17 33 (17.10%) TCP/IP
18 32 (16.58%) VoIP
19 31 (16.06%) OSPF
19 31 (16.06%) Internet
19 31 (16.06%) Juniper
19 31 (16.06%) F5
20 30 (15.54%) Data Centre
20 30 (15.54%) Wireless
20 30 (15.54%) HP
21 29 (15.03%) DHCP
22 28 (14.51%) SLA

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (11.92%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.63%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.59%) IIS
5 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.04%) Confluence
6 2 (1.04%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.52%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.33%) Office 365
2 8 (4.15%) Google Apps
2 8 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (68.39%) Firewall
2 83 (43.01%) WAN
3 72 (37.31%) VPN
4 67 (34.72%) LAN
5 51 (26.42%) DNS
6 43 (22.28%) Cisco Nexus
7 40 (20.73%) Cisco ASA
8 34 (17.62%) BGP
9 33 (17.10%) TCP/IP
10 32 (16.58%) VoIP
11 31 (16.06%) Internet
11 31 (16.06%) OSPF
12 30 (15.54%) Wireless
13 29 (15.03%) DHCP
14 28 (14.51%) MPLS
15 26 (13.47%) SSL
16 25 (12.95%) VLAN
17 24 (12.44%) Network Security
17 24 (12.44%) SAN
18 21 (10.88%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (7.25%) Finance
2 8 (4.15%) Retail
3 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.04%) Advertising
4 2 (1.04%) Billing
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.55%) Web Services
2 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.54%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.11%) PMI
4 5 (2.59%) Driving Licence
4 5 (2.59%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.52%) PKI
6 1 (0.52%) Replication
6 1 (0.52%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 70 (36.27%) Windows
2 57 (29.53%) Windows Server
3 19 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (9.33%) Linux
5 15 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (5.70%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.18%) Windows 8
8 9 (4.66%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (4.15%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.59%) Unix
10 5 (2.59%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.07%) Fedora
11 4 (2.07%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.55%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (12.95%) ITIL
2 16 (8.29%) Load Balancing
3 15 (7.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (7.25%) Network Monitoring
5 13 (6.74%) Mentoring
5 13 (6.74%) Time Management
6 12 (6.22%) Presales
7 10 (5.18%) Incident Management
7 10 (5.18%) Network Design
8 9 (4.66%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (4.66%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (4.15%) Coaching
9 8 (4.15%) Cybersecurity
9 8 (4.15%) Open Source
9 8 (4.15%) Web Filtering
10 6 (3.11%) Service Management
11 5 (2.59%) Migration
11 5 (2.59%) Server Virtualisation
12 4 (2.07%) Network Management
12 4 (2.07%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.22%) SQL
2 7 (3.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.59%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.07%) Perl
4 4 (2.07%) Python
5 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 115 (59.59%) Cisco Certification
2 80 (41.45%) CCNP
3 59 (30.57%) CCNA
4 26 (13.47%) Security Cleared
5 25 (12.95%) SC Cleared
6 16 (8.29%) CCVP
7 15 (7.77%) CCIE
8 14 (7.25%) Degree
9 11 (5.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (4.66%) JNCIA
11 7 (3.63%) CCSE
12 6 (3.11%) DV Cleared
12 6 (3.11%) MCSE
12 6 (3.11%) PMI Certification
13 5 (2.59%) CCSP
14 4 (2.07%) CCENT
14 4 (2.07%) CCIP
14 4 (2.07%) CEH
14 4 (2.07%) CISSP
14 4 (2.07%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (14.51%) SLA
2 4 (2.07%) RMADS
System Software
1 43 (22.28%) Active Directory
2 36 (18.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.33%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.70%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.59%) vSphere
6 4 (2.07%) XenServer
7 3 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.04%) NFS
9 1 (0.52%) KVM
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (10.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (8.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 4 (2.07%) Endace
4 3 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.04%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.04%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.04%) Nagios
6 1 (0.52%) SCCM
6 1 (0.52%) SnapMirror
6 1 (0.52%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 134 (69.43%) Cisco
2 72 (37.31%) CheckPoint
3 47 (24.35%) Microsoft
4 43 (22.28%) VMware
5 31 (16.06%) F5
5 31 (16.06%) Juniper
6 30 (15.54%) HP
7 22 (11.40%) Citrix
8 13 (6.74%) Fortinet
9 12 (6.22%) Blue Coat
10 11 (5.70%) Apple
10 11 (5.70%) Extreme Networks
10 11 (5.70%) Palo Alto
10 11 (5.70%) Riverbed
11 10 (5.18%) Avaya
11 10 (5.18%) Google
12 9 (4.66%) Meraki
13 5 (2.59%) 3PAR
13 5 (2.59%) Dell
13 5 (2.59%) SolarWinds
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