Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 46 54
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 6 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.18% 2.01% 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 2.10% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Croydon median annual salary £46,250 £51,250 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.76% +22.02% +33.33%
10th Percentile £43,125 £40,750 £33,125
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,750 £50,500
South London median annual salary £35,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -15.66% - +3.75%

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 477 334 426
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.53% 95.98% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 386 267 392
Croydon median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% - +16.28%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £78,125 £74,250 £65,000
South London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +6.78%

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 October 2018, 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 Croydon region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) vCloud
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (50.00%) HAProxy
2 3 (50.00%) Vyatta
2 3 (50.00%) Nexenta
2 3 (50.00%) Zerto
2 3 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 3 (50.00%) Ticket Management
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (50.00%) Proactive Management
2 3 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Proactive Management
2 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (50.00%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) vCloud
2 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (50.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Citrix
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Brocade
2 3 (50.00%) EqualLogic
2 3 (50.00%) Nexenta
2 3 (50.00%) Nimble Storage
2 3 (50.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (50.00%) Veeam
2 3 (50.00%) Vyatta
2 3 (50.00%) Wyse
2 3 (50.00%) Zerto