Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 17 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 London > Croydon
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 52 42
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 4 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.15% 1.46% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.50% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 22
Croydon median annual salary £52,500 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £43,900 £40,850 £28,450
90th Percentile £53,750 £51,400 £47,500
South London median annual salary £41,000 £51,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +20.59% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. 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
Croydon
Permanent vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 333 400 428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.42% 97.56% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 267 366 393
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,400
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +6.98% +11.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £77,250 £67,250 £60,000
South London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Croydon

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Croydon

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 Croydon region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (50.00%) NetScreen
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) RSVP
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
3 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) BGP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) OSPF
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) NetScreen
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) Junos
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) RSVP
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (25.00%) JNCIS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Juniper
1 3 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 2 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (25.00%) VMware