Period
to 21 July 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 47 61
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 12 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.33% 2.27% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 2.32% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 6
Croydon median annual salary £25,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +17.65% +9.68%
South London median annual salary £39,250 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.08% -1.33% -14.77%

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 487 345 502
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.56% 97.73% 98.82%
Number of salaries quoted 367 268 452
Croydon median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,500 £63,750
South London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in Croydon over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Engineer in Croydon

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
1 9 (75.00%) MCSE
1 9 (75.00%) MCSA
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (50.00%) Apple
2 6 (50.00%) MCP
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) MCTS
2 6 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 6 (50.00%) iPad
3 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) vCloud
3 3 (25.00%) Office 365
3 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
3 3 (25.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (25.00%) Vyatta
3 3 (25.00%) Nexenta
3 3 (25.00%) Zerto
3 3 (25.00%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (25.00%) Ticket Management
3 3 (25.00%) XenApp
3 3 (25.00%) Veeam
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Information Security

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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) BGP
2 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) MPLS
2 3 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) VPLS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Information Security
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Proactive Management
1 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (25.00%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) MCSA
1 9 (75.00%) MCSE
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 6 (50.00%) MCP
2 6 (50.00%) MCTS
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) JNCIA
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) vCloud
3 3 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
3 3 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) FortiGate
1 3 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (25.00%) Brocade
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (25.00%) Juniper
3 3 (25.00%) Nexenta
3 3 (25.00%) Nimble Storage
3 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (25.00%) Veeam
3 3 (25.00%) Vyatta
3 3 (25.00%) Zerto