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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Network Engineer
Rank 844 841 868
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 43 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.030% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.032% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 29
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -8 42 £37,500 - 5
London -3 16 £47,500 +11.76% 2
South East -13 15 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £27,000 -
Berkshire +2 5 £38,750 -29.54%
Reading +3 4 £38,750 -18.42%
Middlesex - 4 £35,000 -
West Sussex - 4 £55,000 -
Manchester -13 3 £29,500 -46.36%
North West -15 3 £29,500 -46.36%
Leeds - 3 £29,000 -
Crawley - 3 - -
Gatwick - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 £29,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £25,000 -
Skipton - 3 £25,000 -
City of London -2 2 £52,000 -5.45%
Birmingham -3 2 £30,000 +5.26%
West Midlands -10 2 £30,000 -20.00%
Wales +3 1 £37,500 -28.57%
South Wales -2 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Wokingham - 1 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £39,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £39,000 -
Horsham - 1 £55,000 -
Lewes - 1 £45,000 -

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 53 (77.94%) Cisco
2 52 (76.47%) Firewall
3 31 (45.59%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (42.65%) VMware
5 27 (39.71%) Windows
6 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
7 24 (35.29%) CCNP
7 24 (35.29%) LAN
7 24 (35.29%) WAN
8 22 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
9 21 (30.88%) Citrix
10 18 (26.47%) DNS
10 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
10 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (25.00%) CCNA
11 17 (25.00%) Juniper
11 17 (25.00%) CheckPoint
12 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
12 14 (20.59%) Network Security
13 12 (17.65%) VPN
13 12 (17.65%) VoIP
13 12 (17.65%) HP
13 12 (17.65%) BGP
13 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (16.18%) F5
14 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
14 11 (16.18%) XenApp
14 11 (16.18%) XenDesktop

3rd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 18 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (4.41%) IIS
7 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.47%) SAS
8 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (76.47%) Firewall
2 24 (35.29%) LAN
2 24 (35.29%) WAN
3 22 (32.35%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (26.47%) DNS
5 14 (20.59%) TCP/IP
5 14 (20.59%) Network Security
6 12 (17.65%) VPN
6 12 (17.65%) VoIP
6 12 (17.65%) BGP
7 10 (14.71%) DHCP
7 10 (14.71%) SAN
8 8 (11.76%) MPLS
9 7 (10.29%) Wireless
10 6 (8.82%) OSPF
10 6 (8.82%) Broadband
11 5 (7.35%) SSL
12 4 (5.88%) NAS
12 4 (5.88%) Unified Communications
12 4 (5.88%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
1 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Law
4 2 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) COM
1 3 (4.41%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Clustering
2 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.47%) Firmware
3 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 27 (39.71%) Windows
2 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (16.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.82%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.94%) Linux
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.24%) ITIL
2 7 (10.29%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (8.82%) Migration
4 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 4 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.41%) Information Security
5 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.41%) Supplier Management
5 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.94%) Change Control
6 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.47%) CRM
7 1 (1.47%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.47%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.47%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.47%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.47%) Line Management
7 1 (1.47%) Transition Management
7 1 (1.47%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (45.59%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (35.29%) CCNP
3 17 (25.00%) CCNA
4 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (13.24%) MCSE
6 7 (10.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (7.35%) MCITP
7 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
8 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 4 (5.88%) MCSA
9 3 (4.41%) CCIE
9 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.94%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.94%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.94%) CCSE
10 2 (2.94%) CCSA
10 2 (2.94%) CCDP
11 1 (1.47%) CCA
11 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.41%) COBIT
1 3 (4.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (36.76%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
3 11 (16.18%) XenApp
3 11 (16.18%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.88%) XenServer
4 4 (5.88%) vSphere
4 4 (5.88%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (5.88%) SCCM
1 4 (5.88%) SCOM
2 3 (4.41%) Foglight
2 3 (4.41%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.41%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Nagios
3 1 (1.47%) WSUS
3 1 (1.47%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 53 (77.94%) Cisco
2 29 (42.65%) VMware
3 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
3 21 (30.88%) Citrix
4 17 (25.00%) Juniper
4 17 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 12 (17.65%) HP
6 11 (16.18%) F5
7 9 (13.24%) Fortinet
8 8 (11.76%) NetApp
9 7 (10.29%) SolarWinds
10 6 (8.82%) SonicWALL
11 4 (5.88%) Riverbed
11 4 (5.88%) WatchGuard
11 4 (5.88%) Dell
12 3 (4.41%) Veritas
12 3 (4.41%) Symantec
12 3 (4.41%) Veeam
13 2 (2.94%) ZyXEL
13 2 (2.94%) Mitel
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