The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Server Engineer
Rank 852 857 880
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Engineer 29 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.012% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.013% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 15
Average salary £34,375 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £29,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+14.52% -25.94%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
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 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 1 August 2014 within the UK.

3rd Line Server Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

3rd Line Server 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 Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 -49 22 £33,500 -21.17% 6
South East - 11 £33,500 - 1
Woking - 5 £33,500 -
Surrey - 5 £33,500 -
London -28 4 £50,000 -0.99%
Berkshire - 4 £50,000 -
South West - 3 £30,000 - 3
Wales -6 2 £35,000 - 1
South Wales -6 2 £35,000 - 1
Cardiff -9 2 £35,000 -
Chessington - 2 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £29,000 - 2
Hampshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Reading - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands +3 1 £25,000 +2.04%
Manchester 0 1 £32,000 -4.47%
North West -1 1 £32,000 +9.40%
City of London -12 1 £59,000 +16.83%
East of England -15 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Hertfordshire -18 1 £30,000 -29.41%
Staffordshire - 1 £25,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £30,000 -
Winchester - 1 £30,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 - 2
Newbury - 1 £37,500 -
Bradford - 1 £28,000 -
Bristol - 1 £40,000 - 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

3rd Line Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 59 (80.82%) Windows
2 58 (79.45%) VMware
3 54 (73.97%) Active Directory
4 47 (64.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
6 32 (43.84%) SAN
7 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (36.99%) HP
8 27 (36.99%) Citrix
8 27 (36.99%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 26 (35.62%) ITIL
10 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (30.14%) MS Exchange
12 21 (28.77%) VMware ESX
13 20 (27.40%) SQL
13 20 (27.40%) DNS
14 18 (24.66%) Hyper-V
15 17 (23.29%) Firewall
16 16 (21.92%) DHCP
16 16 (21.92%) Exchange Server 2007
17 14 (19.18%) NetApp
18 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
18 13 (17.81%) MCSE
19 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
19 12 (16.44%) EMC
19 12 (16.44%) XenServer
20 11 (15.07%) XenApp
20 11 (15.07%) SCCM
20 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2010

3rd Line Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 22 (30.14%) MS Exchange
2 16 (21.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (13.70%) IIS
5 6 (8.22%) Lync
5 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.48%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.37%) CMS
8 1 (1.37%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.11%) IaaS
3 2 (2.74%) SaaS
3 2 (2.74%) PaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (43.84%) SAN
2 20 (27.40%) DNS
3 17 (23.29%) Firewall
4 16 (21.92%) DHCP
5 13 (17.81%) TCP/IP
6 7 (9.59%) NAS
7 5 (6.85%) WAN
7 5 (6.85%) LAN
8 4 (5.48%) Kerberos
9 3 (4.11%) LDAP
10 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.74%) Internet
11 1 (1.37%) Intranet
11 1 (1.37%) VPN
11 1 (1.37%) WLAN
11 1 (1.37%) SMTP
11 1 (1.37%) FTP
11 1 (1.37%) HTTP
11 1 (1.37%) VLAN
11 1 (1.37%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) Web Services
2 2 (2.74%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.74%) LAMP
3 1 (1.37%) XML
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.07%) Clustering
2 4 (5.48%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.48%) Replication
3 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.74%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.37%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 59 (80.82%) Windows
2 47 (64.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (34.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (15.07%) Linux
6 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.74%) UNIX
8 2 (2.74%) Solaris
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Change Management
3 9 (12.33%) Problem Management
4 8 (10.96%) Project Management
5 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.85%) Migration
7 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.11%) Security Management
9 2 (2.74%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.74%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.74%) Investment Management
9 2 (2.74%) Release Management
9 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.74%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.37%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.37%) Supply Chain Management
10 1 (1.37%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.37%) Data Security
10 1 (1.37%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) VBScript
3 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (17.81%) MCSE
3 9 (12.33%) MCTS
4 8 (10.96%) MCITP
4 8 (10.96%) CCA
4 8 (10.96%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (9.59%) MCSA
6 6 (8.22%) Degree
7 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (4.11%) CCNA
8 3 (4.11%) MCP
9 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.37%) CCNP
10 1 (1.37%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (73.97%) Active Directory
2 27 (36.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (28.77%) VMware ESX
4 18 (24.66%) Hyper-V
5 12 (16.44%) XenServer
6 11 (15.07%) XenApp
7 9 (12.33%) XenDesktop
8 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (6.85%) VMware Server
9 5 (6.85%) vSphere
10 3 (4.11%) ISA Server
10 3 (4.11%) NLBS
11 2 (2.74%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.74%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.37%) NFS
12 1 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (15.07%) SCCM
2 10 (13.70%) NetBackup
3 9 (12.33%) WSUS
4 4 (5.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (4.11%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.37%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.37%) WMI
6 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 58 (79.45%) VMware
2 36 (49.32%) Microsoft
3 27 (36.99%) HP
3 27 (36.99%) Citrix
4 14 (19.18%) NetApp
5 12 (16.44%) EMC
6 9 (12.33%) Oracle
7 8 (10.96%) Brocade
7 8 (10.96%) Dell
8 7 (9.59%) Nimsoft
9 6 (8.22%) Cisco
10 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
11 4 (5.48%) Sun
12 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
12 3 (4.11%) Acronis
13 2 (2.74%) F5
13 2 (2.74%) 3PAR
13 2 (2.74%) LANDesk
13 2 (2.74%) Veeam
13 2 (2.74%) McAfee
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Steria
Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago