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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 864 817 859
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 35 56 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.053% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.056% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 31 51 26
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

3rd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 27 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 29 August 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
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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 -55 34 £38,000 -15.55% 5
London +5 13 £50,000 +11.11%
South East -21 13 £37,750 -31.36% 1
Berkshire -5 6 £38,000 -20.00%
Reading -5 4 £38,750 -1.27%
West Midlands -17 4 £30,000 -20.00%
Middlesex - 4 £35,000 -
Birmingham +4 3 £30,000 +5.26%
City of London -4 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Yorkshire -45 3 £29,000 -42.00% 1
Bracknell -4 2 £38,000 -30.90%
Leeds -27 2 £29,000 -42.00%
West Yorkshire -37 2 £29,000 -42.00%
South Wales +2 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Wales +2 1 £37,500 -28.57%
South West - 1 £42,500 - 3
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 - 2
North Yorkshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
West Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Lewes - 1 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £39,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Corsham - 1 £42,500 -
High Wycombe - 1 £39,000 -
Horsham - 1 £55,000 -
Skipton - 1 £25,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 44 (78.57%) Cisco
2 40 (71.43%) Firewall
3 26 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (41.07%) Windows
5 22 (39.29%) VMware
6 20 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
7 19 (33.93%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (32.14%) CheckPoint
8 18 (32.14%) CCNP
8 18 (32.14%) LAN
8 18 (32.14%) WAN
9 16 (28.57%) DNS
9 16 (28.57%) Citrix
10 15 (26.79%) CCNA
10 15 (26.79%) F5
11 14 (25.00%) Juniper
12 13 (23.21%) Network Security
12 13 (23.21%) XenApp
12 13 (23.21%) XenDesktop
13 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (21.43%) BGP
13 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
13 12 (21.43%) VPN
14 11 (19.64%) MCSE
14 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
14 11 (19.64%) HP
14 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 20 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 11 (19.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
6 4 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (5.36%) IIS
8 1 (1.79%) SAS
8 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (71.43%) Firewall
2 19 (33.93%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (32.14%) LAN
3 18 (32.14%) WAN
4 16 (28.57%) DNS
5 13 (23.21%) Network Security
6 12 (21.43%) BGP
6 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
6 12 (21.43%) VPN
7 10 (17.86%) DHCP
8 9 (16.07%) OSPF
9 8 (14.29%) MPLS
9 8 (14.29%) SAN
10 7 (12.50%) BIG-IP
11 6 (10.71%) SSL
11 6 (10.71%) VoIP
12 5 (8.93%) EIGRP
12 5 (8.93%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (7.14%) Unified Communications
13 4 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
1 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Law
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) COM
1 3 (5.36%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Clustering
2 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.79%) Firmware
3 1 (1.79%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
5 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.57%) Linux
8 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.29%) ITIL
2 7 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 6 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (8.93%) Migration
5 3 (5.36%) Information Security
6 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.79%) Network Management
7 1 (1.79%) Change Control
7 1 (1.79%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.79%) Transition Management
7 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.79%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (32.14%) CCNP
3 15 (26.79%) CCNA
4 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (19.64%) MCSE
6 9 (16.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (10.71%) MCSA
8 5 (8.93%) MCITP
8 5 (8.93%) Security Cleared
9 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
10 3 (5.36%) DV Cleared
11 2 (3.57%) CCIE
11 2 (3.57%) JNCIA
11 2 (3.57%) JNCIP
11 2 (3.57%) CCSA
11 2 (3.57%) CCSE
12 1 (1.79%) CCA
12 1 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (5.36%) COBIT
1 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (23.21%) XenApp
2 13 (23.21%) XenDesktop
3 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 6 (10.71%) vSphere
6 4 (7.14%) XenServer
6 4 (7.14%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) SCCM
1 6 (10.71%) SCOM
2 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds Orion
2 5 (8.93%) Foglight
2 5 (8.93%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.79%) WSUS
3 1 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.79%) Nagios
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.79%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 44 (78.57%) Cisco
2 22 (39.29%) VMware
3 20 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.14%) CheckPoint
5 16 (28.57%) Citrix
6 15 (26.79%) F5
7 14 (25.00%) Juniper
8 11 (19.64%) HP
9 8 (14.29%) NetApp
10 7 (12.50%) SolarWinds
11 5 (8.93%) Veeam
12 4 (7.14%) SonicWALL
12 4 (7.14%) Dell
12 4 (7.14%) WatchGuard
13 3 (5.36%) Symantec
13 3 (5.36%) Veritas
13 3 (5.36%) Fortinet
14 2 (3.57%) Riverbed
14 2 (3.57%) Nortel
14 2 (3.57%) ZyXEL
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