Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Third Line Engineer
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 64 65
Rank change year-on-year -43 +1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 11 49 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.74% 4.17% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 4.40% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 48 40
Basingstoke median annual salary £39,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.60% +38.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £55,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £42,975 £70,000 £48,750
Hampshire median annual salary £33,000 £50,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -34.00% +42.86% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 1,453 1,113 950
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.38% 94.72% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 994 855
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Basingstoke

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Basingstoke

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 3rd Line Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Basingstoke region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) ATM
4 3 (27.27%) ISDN
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
4 3 (27.27%) DSL
4 3 (27.27%) VRRP
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
4 3 (27.27%) Proactive Management
4 3 (27.27%) Veeam
4 3 (27.27%) HSRP
4 3 (27.27%) GLBP
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
5 2 (18.18%) SCCM

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) ATM
1 3 (27.27%) DSL
1 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) GLBP
1 3 (27.27%) HSRP
1 3 (27.27%) ISDN
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) MPLS
1 3 (27.27%) VRRP
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (27.27%) Proactive Management
2 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Security Patching
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (18.18%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Backup Exec
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) vCenter Server
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Juniper
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) Veeam
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) NetApp