The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Server 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 Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Server Engineer
Rank 879 876 878
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Engineer 18 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.025% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.026% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 11
Average salary £34,000 £34,375 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% -19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £33,500 £29,250
% change year-on-year
-8.20% +14.52%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3rd Line Server Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the UK.

3rd Line Server Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

3rd Line Server Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 within the UK.

3rd Line Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Server Engineer
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 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 +10 13 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Wales +4 5 £21,500 -38.57%
South Wales 0 5 £21,500 -38.57%
Bridgend - 5 £21,500 -
London +25 4 £40,000 -20.00%
East of England +7 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Hertfordshire -2 3 £40,000 +33.33%
South West -13 3 £29,000 -3.33% 1
City of London +36 2 £40,000 -32.20%
Exeter - 2 £28,500 - 1
Watford - 2 £40,000 -
Devon - 2 £28,500 - 1
West Midlands -15 1 £32,500 +30.00%
Bristol -15 1 £34,000 -15.00%
Northampton - 1 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £40,000 -
Epping - 1 £40,000 -
St Albans - 1 £40,000 -
Mitcham - 1 £47,500 -
Solihull - 1 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Essex - 1 £40,000 -

3rd Line Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 3rd Line Server 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 Server Engineer in their job title.

1 51 (92.73%) Windows
2 44 (80.00%) VMware
3 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
4 32 (58.18%) Microsoft
5 23 (41.82%) Cisco
6 20 (36.36%) SAN
6 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (32.73%) Citrix
8 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
9 17 (30.91%) SQL
9 17 (30.91%) MS Exchange
9 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
10 16 (29.09%) DNS
11 15 (27.27%) DHCP
11 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (27.27%) Firewall
12 14 (25.45%) vSphere
12 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
12 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
13 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
14 10 (18.18%) MCSE
14 10 (18.18%) NetApp
14 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (18.18%) CCNA
15 9 (16.36%) HP
15 9 (16.36%) VMware ESX
16 8 (14.55%) CommVault
16 8 (14.55%) MS Office

3rd Line Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 3rd Line Server 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 Server Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (30.91%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.73%) IIS
3 6 (10.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.64%) WorkSite
7 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.82%) Lync
8 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (36.36%) SAN
2 16 (29.09%) DNS
3 15 (27.27%) Firewall
3 15 (27.27%) DHCP
4 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (9.09%) NAS
6 3 (5.45%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (5.45%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (3.64%) VLAN
7 2 (3.64%) FTP
8 1 (1.82%) HTTP
8 1 (1.82%) VPN
8 1 (1.82%) LDAP
8 1 (1.82%) LAN
8 1 (1.82%) VoIP
8 1 (1.82%) WAN
8 1 (1.82%) SMTP
8 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
8 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.64%) IDOL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.27%) Legal
3 3 (5.45%) Law
4 2 (3.64%) Back Office
4 2 (3.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.73%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.27%) Replication
4 4 (7.27%) Clustering
5 3 (5.45%) BYOD
5 3 (5.45%) HP StoreVirtual
6 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 51 (92.73%) Windows
2 20 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (34.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (9.09%) Linux
6 4 (7.27%) UNIX
7 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.64%) Mac OS
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.82%) NetWare
9 1 (1.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (10.91%) Migration
3 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.45%) Change Management
4 3 (5.45%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (5.45%) ITIL
5 2 (3.64%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.64%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.82%) Change Control
6 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.82%) Information Security
6 1 (1.82%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (1.82%) Server Patching
6 1 (1.82%) Server Building
6 1 (1.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.91%) SQL
2 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.82%) C
3 1 (1.82%) VBScript
3 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (18.18%) MCSE
2 10 (18.18%) CCNA
2 10 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (9.09%) MCSA
4 5 (9.09%) MCITP
5 3 (5.45%) CCNP
5 3 (5.45%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.64%) CCA
6 2 (3.64%) Degree
7 1 (1.82%) CCAA
7 1 (1.82%) CCEA
7 1 (1.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (70.91%) Active Directory
2 17 (30.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (25.45%) vSphere
4 9 (16.36%) VMware ESX
5 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
6 6 (10.91%) XenApp
6 6 (10.91%) XenDesktop
7 5 (9.09%) Terminal Services
7 5 (9.09%) XenServer
8 2 (3.64%) Xen
9 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) WSUS
2 3 (5.45%) SCOM
2 3 (5.45%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.64%) SCCM
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 44 (80.00%) VMware
2 32 (58.18%) Microsoft
3 23 (41.82%) Cisco
4 18 (32.73%) Citrix
5 10 (18.18%) NetApp
6 9 (16.36%) HP
7 8 (14.55%) CommVault
8 5 (9.09%) Dell
8 5 (9.09%) Juniper
8 5 (9.09%) Blue Coat
9 4 (7.27%) Oracle
10 3 (5.45%) FalconStor
10 3 (5.45%) IronPort
11 2 (3.64%) Veeam
11 2 (3.64%) Sophos
12 1 (1.82%) Nimsoft
12 1 (1.82%) Bomgar
12 1 (1.82%) Zerto
12 1 (1.82%) Isilon
12 1 (1.82%) Apple
Oldham, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Exeter
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Standard
Posted: 27 days ago