Period
to 18 December 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

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

Third Line Engineer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 152 172
Rank change year-on-year +27 +20 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 45 26 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.59% 0.85% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.87% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 39 24 27
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% +12.59%
10th Percentile £26,050 £30,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £46,400 £40,000 £42,500
South East median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% - +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2754 2976 4074
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 97.77% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 2514 3290
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £22,775 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,725 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Buckinghamshire

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Buckinghamshire

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Engineer in Buckinghamshire

3rd Line Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 30 £37,500 +7.14%
High Wycombe +22 8 £54,000 -1.82% 2
Aylesbury - 5 £35,000 -
3rd Line Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, 3rd Line 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 across the Buckinghamshire region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) VMware
3 20 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
4 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
5 15 (33.33%) Firewall
5 15 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 14 (31.11%) Citrix
6 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
6 14 (31.11%) PowerShell
7 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (24.44%) SCCM
8 11 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (22.22%) WAN
9 10 (22.22%) Cisco
9 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
9 10 (22.22%) Windows 10
10 9 (20.00%) LAN
10 9 (20.00%) CCNA
10 9 (20.00%) SAN
11 8 (17.78%) Mac OS X
11 8 (17.78%) VLAN
11 8 (17.78%) Degree
11 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (17.78%) Windows 8
12 7 (15.56%) Office 365
13 6 (13.33%) ERP

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.22%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 10 (22.22%) WAN
3 9 (20.00%) LAN
3 9 (20.00%) SAN
4 8 (17.78%) VLAN
5 6 (13.33%) VPN
6 4 (8.89%) DHCP
6 4 (8.89%) DNS
6 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.44%) Junos
7 2 (4.44%) Network Security
7 2 (4.44%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (4.44%) VoIP
7 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
8 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (2.22%) NAS
8 1 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 5 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.22%) HP Storage
3 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
3 15 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (22.22%) Windows 10
7 8 (17.78%) Mac OS X
7 8 (17.78%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Linux
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (13.33%) ERP
3 5 (11.11%) Network Management
4 3 (6.67%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (6.67%) Change Control
4 3 (6.67%) Coaching
4 3 (6.67%) Hardware Maintenance
4 3 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.44%) ITIL
5 2 (4.44%) Network Design
5 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.22%) Network Virtualisation
6 1 (2.22%) OO
6 1 (2.22%) OOP
6 1 (2.22%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) C#
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (20.00%) CCNA
3 8 (17.78%) Degree
4 4 (8.89%) JNCIP
5 3 (6.67%) MCSE
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.44%) CCA
6 2 (4.44%) CCIE
6 2 (4.44%) CCNP
6 2 (4.44%) CCSE
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (4.44%) JNCIE
6 2 (4.44%) MCP
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 2 (4.44%) VCP6
6 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (8.89%) XenApp
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (6.67%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.22%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 11 (24.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) VMware
2 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
3 14 (31.11%) Citrix
4 10 (22.22%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) SAP
6 4 (8.89%) Juniper
6 4 (8.89%) NetApp
6 4 (8.89%) Veeam
7 3 (6.67%) HP
8 2 (4.44%) Aruba
8 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.44%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (2.22%) F5
9 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.22%) Kaseya
9 1 (2.22%) Meraki
9 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.22%) Polycom
9 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.22%) Ubiquiti