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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 843 878 863
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 68 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.014% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.015% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 57 15 28
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 November 2014 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 28 November 2014. 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 +8 67 £42,500 +9.67% 3
London +30 26 £42,500 +6.25%
South East +1 20 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Yorkshire -25 10 £25,000 -33.33%
North Yorkshire +8 8 £25,000 -33.33%
Skipton - 8 £25,000 -
City of London +28 6 £43,750 -2.77%
West Sussex - 6 - -
Crawley - 6 - -
Gatwick - 6 - -
Manchester - 5 £32,250 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £45,000 -
North West - 5 £32,250 -
Berkshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
East of England - 4 £45,000 -
East Sussex 0 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Hertfordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Watford - 3 £45,000 -
Kent -5 2 £36,250 +11.53% 1
West Yorkshire -12 2 £29,000 -22.66%
Leeds -15 2 £29,000 -22.66%
Maidstone +8 1 £37,500 +15.38%
West Midlands -4 1 £50,000 -
South West -9 1 - -
Wales - 1 £42,500 - 1
South Wales - 1 £42,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Reading - 1 £60,000 - 1

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 79 (77.45%) Cisco
2 74 (72.55%) Firewall
3 57 (55.88%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (42.16%) CCNP
5 41 (40.20%) Active Directory
6 40 (39.22%) VMware
7 35 (34.31%) Juniper
7 35 (34.31%) Windows
8 32 (31.37%) WAN
8 32 (31.37%) CheckPoint
9 29 (28.43%) LAN
10 28 (27.45%) Cisco ASA
10 28 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (26.47%) CCNA
12 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
12 25 (24.51%) Citrix
13 24 (23.53%) DNS
14 22 (21.57%) TCP/IP
14 22 (21.57%) VoIP
14 22 (21.57%) BGP
15 21 (20.59%) VPN
15 21 (20.59%) Hyper-V
16 20 (19.61%) Fortinet
17 18 (17.65%) SAN
18 17 (16.67%) Network Security
19 16 (15.69%) ITIL
19 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
20 14 (13.73%) Wireless
21 13 (12.75%) Broadband
21 13 (12.75%) Microsoft Certification

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 (10.78%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.96%) IIS
2 2 (1.96%) Apache
2 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.98%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.98%) Moodle
3 1 (0.98%) SAS
3 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (72.55%) Firewall
2 32 (31.37%) WAN
3 29 (28.43%) LAN
4 28 (27.45%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (23.53%) DNS
6 22 (21.57%) TCP/IP
6 22 (21.57%) VoIP
6 22 (21.57%) BGP
7 21 (20.59%) VPN
8 18 (17.65%) SAN
9 17 (16.67%) Network Security
10 14 (13.73%) Wireless
11 13 (12.75%) Broadband
12 12 (11.76%) MPLS
13 10 (9.80%) NAS
14 7 (6.86%) VLAN
15 6 (5.88%) EIGRP
16 5 (4.90%) OSPF
16 5 (4.90%) SSL
16 5 (4.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.96%) EDRMS
1 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.98%) MySQL
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (15.69%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.80%) Retail
3 4 (3.92%) Law
4 3 (2.94%) Finance
5 2 (1.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.98%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (0.98%) Web Services
2 1 (0.98%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.96%) Clustering
3 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.98%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.98%) VLE
4 1 (0.98%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (34.31%) Windows
2 8 (7.84%) Linux
3 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.90%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.92%) UNIX
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.98%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.69%) ITIL
2 7 (6.86%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (5.88%) Supplier Management
4 5 (4.90%) Migration
5 4 (3.92%) Project Management
5 4 (3.92%) Load Balancing
5 4 (3.92%) Network Management
5 4 (3.92%) Change Control
6 3 (2.94%) Mentoring
6 3 (2.94%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.94%) Information Security
7 2 (1.96%) Project Planning
7 2 (1.96%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (1.96%) Capacity Management
8 1 (0.98%) Transition Management
8 1 (0.98%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (0.98%) Line Management
8 1 (0.98%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (0.98%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.92%) SQL
2 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 57 (55.88%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (42.16%) CCNP
3 27 (26.47%) CCNA
4 13 (12.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 11 (10.78%) MCSE
7 9 (8.82%) CCSE
8 8 (7.84%) CCIE
9 6 (5.88%) DV Cleared
10 5 (4.90%) MCITP
10 5 (4.90%) Degree
10 5 (4.90%) SC Cleared
10 5 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (4.90%) MCSA
11 4 (3.92%) CCSA
11 4 (3.92%) JNCIA
12 3 (2.94%) CCDP
13 2 (1.96%) JNCIS
13 2 (1.96%) JNCIP
14 1 (0.98%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.94%) COBIT
1 3 (2.94%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (40.20%) Active Directory
2 28 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (20.59%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.92%) XenApp
4 4 (3.92%) XenServer
4 4 (3.92%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.92%) VMware Server
5 2 (1.96%) Terminal Services
5 2 (1.96%) vSphere
6 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.96%) Nagios
3 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.98%) WSUS
3 1 (0.98%) SCCM
3 1 (0.98%) SCOM
3 1 (0.98%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.98%) Cacti
3 1 (0.98%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.98%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.98%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 79 (77.45%) Cisco
2 40 (39.22%) VMware
3 35 (34.31%) Juniper
4 32 (31.37%) CheckPoint
5 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
5 25 (24.51%) Citrix
6 20 (19.61%) Fortinet
7 12 (11.76%) SolarWinds
7 12 (11.76%) F5
8 10 (9.80%) Riverbed
9 9 (8.82%) HP
9 9 (8.82%) NetApp
10 6 (5.88%) SonicWALL
11 4 (3.92%) WatchGuard
12 3 (2.94%) Meraki
12 3 (2.94%) Veritas
13 2 (1.96%) Remedy
13 2 (1.96%) McAfee
13 2 (1.96%) Dell
13 2 (1.96%) Oracle
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