The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had 3rd Line Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Server Engineer
Rank 847 853 875
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Server Engineer 71 110 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.10% 0.095%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.11% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 68 99 88
Median salary £40,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.19% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £51,100 £44,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

3rd Line Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured 3rd Line Server Engineer in the job title.

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 26 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 71 £40,500 +5.19% 5
London +49 33 £42,750 -10.00% 1
South East +8 14 £48,250 +25.32%
Yorkshire +23 8 £31,750 -26.16% 1
West Yorkshire +20 8 £31,750 -26.16% 1
South West -11 8 £38,000 +35.71% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £52,500 -
City of London +55 5 £39,000 -25.71% 1
Corsham - 5 £38,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £38,000 -
Hampshire - 5 £47,500 -
Leeds +18 4 £35,500 -17.44% 1
Bradford - 4 £30,000 -
North West +16 3 £34,000 +13.33% 1
Surrey -2 3 £55,000 +37.50%
Basingstoke - 3 £48,500 -
Redhill +15 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Kent 0 2 £35,000 -9.09%
Manchester -8 2 £34,000 +13.33%
West Midlands -16 2 £34,500 +43.75%
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Bristol - 2 £32,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £34,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £35,000 -
High Wycombe - 2 £55,000 -
West Sussex +17 1 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England +17 1 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Berkshire +10 1 £48,000 +36.17%
Essex +6 1 £40,000 +12.67%

3rd Line Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 3rd Line Server Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring 3rd Line Server Engineer in the job title.

1 139 (94.56%) Windows
2 126 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 101 (68.71%) Active Directory
4 96 (65.31%) VMware
5 89 (60.54%) Microsoft
6 70 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 62 (42.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (40.82%) MS Exchange
9 53 (36.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 46 (31.29%) Hyper-V
11 43 (29.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 43 (29.25%) SAN
12 41 (27.89%) HP
13 35 (23.81%) MS Excel
14 34 (23.13%) Cisco
15 33 (22.45%) Windows 7
16 32 (21.77%) Data Centre
17 31 (21.09%) Exchange Server 2010
18 30 (20.41%) SCCM
18 30 (20.41%) Citrix
18 30 (20.41%) LAN
19 29 (19.73%) Office 365
19 29 (19.73%) Firewall
20 28 (19.05%) WAN
20 28 (19.05%) ITIL
21 27 (18.37%) SQL Server
21 27 (18.37%) MCSA
22 26 (17.69%) VPN
23 25 (17.01%) MCSE
24 23 (15.65%) DNS

3rd Line Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 60 (40.82%) MS Exchange
2 31 (21.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (6.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.08%) Skype for Business
7 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.68%) IIS
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 35 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 19 (12.93%) MS Office
3 7 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.73%) Office 365
2 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.72%) Mimecast
4 2 (1.36%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (29.25%) SAN
2 30 (20.41%) LAN
3 29 (19.73%) Firewall
4 28 (19.05%) WAN
5 26 (17.69%) VPN
6 23 (15.65%) DNS
7 21 (14.29%) DHCP
8 20 (13.61%) TCP/IP
9 12 (8.16%) IPv6
9 12 (8.16%) LDAP
10 11 (7.48%) VoIP
11 10 (6.80%) IPv4
12 8 (5.44%) Wireless
13 7 (4.76%) NAS
14 6 (4.08%) VLAN
14 6 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (2.04%) FCoE
15 3 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
15 3 (2.04%) iSCSI
15 3 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (7.48%) Finance
2 5 (3.40%) Publishing
3 4 (2.72%) Automotive
4 3 (2.04%) Retail
5 2 (1.36%) Back Office
5 2 (1.36%) Banking
5 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.36%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Law
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.36%) WSH
2 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.77%) Data Centre
2 16 (10.88%) Clustering
3 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.12%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.08%) HP Storage
5 4 (2.72%) EMC VNX
5 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.04%) CESG
6 3 (2.04%) Replication
7 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.36%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.68%) PKI
8 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 139 (94.56%) Windows
2 126 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 70 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 62 (42.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (22.45%) Windows 7
6 18 (12.24%) Linux
6 18 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.48%) Windows 10
8 10 (6.80%) Windows 8
9 5 (3.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (3.40%) Ubuntu
9 5 (3.40%) Unix
10 3 (2.04%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.36%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.36%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.68%) Android
12 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.05%) ITIL
2 17 (11.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (8.84%) Server Building
4 12 (8.16%) Problem Management
5 11 (7.48%) Server Virtualisation
6 9 (6.12%) Change Control
6 9 (6.12%) Change Management
6 9 (6.12%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.44%) Time Management
8 7 (4.76%) Load Balancing
8 7 (4.76%) Security Management
9 6 (4.08%) High Availability
9 6 (4.08%) Patch Management
10 5 (3.40%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.40%) Network Load Balancing
10 5 (3.40%) Network Management
10 5 (3.40%) Network Optimisation
11 4 (2.72%) Infrastructure Monitoring
11 4 (2.72%) Release Management
11 4 (2.72%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.61%) SQL
2 7 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (29.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (18.37%) MCSA
3 25 (17.01%) MCSE
4 15 (10.20%) MCITP
5 14 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (6.80%) SC Cleared
6 10 (6.80%) Security Cleared
7 6 (4.08%) Degree
7 6 (4.08%) MCP
8 5 (3.40%) MCTS
9 3 (2.04%) CCNA
9 3 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.36%) CCA
10 2 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) SLA
2 4 (2.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (68.71%) Active Directory
2 53 (36.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (31.29%) Hyper-V
4 23 (15.65%) vSphere
5 19 (12.93%) XenApp
6 15 (10.20%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (7.48%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (7.48%) VMware Server
8 9 (6.12%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (5.44%) VMware ESX
9 8 (5.44%) XenDesktop
10 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (2.04%) Firmware
11 3 (2.04%) NFS
11 3 (2.04%) Terminal Services
11 3 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (1.36%) XenServer
13 1 (0.68%) DFS Replication
13 1 (0.68%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 30 (20.41%) SCCM
2 16 (10.88%) SCOM
2 16 (10.88%) WSUS
3 9 (6.12%) Microsoft Clustering
3 9 (6.12%) NetBackup
4 6 (4.08%) Backup Exec
4 6 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (3.40%) FortiGate
6 4 (2.72%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (2.04%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.04%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.68%) OpenView
8 1 (0.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 96 (65.31%) VMware
2 89 (60.54%) Microsoft
3 41 (27.89%) HP
4 34 (23.13%) Cisco
5 30 (20.41%) Citrix
6 23 (15.65%) NetApp
7 18 (12.24%) Dell
8 14 (9.52%) Symantec
9 10 (6.80%) CheckPoint
10 9 (6.12%) EMC
11 8 (5.44%) Intel Security
12 7 (4.76%) Veeam
13 6 (4.08%) 3PAR
13 6 (4.08%) Brocade
13 6 (4.08%) CommVault
14 5 (3.40%) arcserve
14 5 (3.40%) CA
15 4 (2.72%) Forcepoint
15 4 (2.72%) IBM
15 4 (2.72%) Mitel
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Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
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