The first table below looks at the demand for the 3rd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 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 advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Third Line Support Engineer
Rank 72 57 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.03% 0.31% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.32% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Average salary £36,250 £26,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.79% -44.21%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.42% -7.85%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
563 308 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.74% 95.36% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 406 233 231
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
3rd Line Support Engineer
Hertfordshire

3rd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

3rd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer across the Watford region.

3rd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Watford

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 3rd Line Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) C
3 4 (66.67%) ISDN
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) PBX
3 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

3rd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 3rd Line Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (66.67%) Lync
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) MPLS
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) ISDN
1 4 (66.67%) LAN
1 4 (66.67%) PBX
1 4 (66.67%) VoIP
1 4 (66.67%) WAN
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) VPN
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) CCA
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (83.33%) VMware ESX
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix