Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £36,792 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Third Line Support Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 193 260
Rank change year-on-year -8 +67 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 25 74 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.48% 1.12% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.15% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 60 17
East Midlands median annual salary £36,792 £34,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.42% +2.24% +21.82%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £28,800
90th Percentile £48,900 £43,750 £44,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 5035 6432 7273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 97.71% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4197 5094 5908
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,650 £23,940 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in the East Midlands

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in the East Midlands

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support Engineer in the East Midlands

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Nottinghamshire -23 8 £36,250 +7.57%
Leicestershire +18 6 £38,396 +6.66% 1
Northamptonshire +18 5 - -
Derbyshire +1 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Lincolnshire +16 2 £27,500 +14.58%
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 3rd Line Support 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 East Midlands region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (48.00%) DNS
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (44.00%) SCCM
6 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (40.00%) DHCP
7 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (36.00%) Firewall
8 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (32.00%) VMware
8 8 (32.00%) SAN
8 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (28.00%) Office 365
9 7 (28.00%) Network Management
10 5 (20.00%) Project Management
10 5 (20.00%) ITIL
10 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 4 (16.00%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
11 4 (16.00%) Cisco
12 3 (12.00%) Dell
12 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) DNS
2 10 (40.00%) DHCP
3 9 (36.00%) Firewall
3 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (32.00%) SAN
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) NAS
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.00%) MPLS
6 1 (4.00%) PBX
6 1 (4.00%) Skype
6 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.00%) Linux
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Network Management
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
4 2 (8.00%) People Management
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.00%) Presales
5 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) HND
1 2 (8.00%) MCITP
1 2 (8.00%) MCSA
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) CCIE
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) Dell
4 3 (12.00%) Veeam
5 2 (8.00%) Autodesk
5 2 (8.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (8.00%) CommVault
5 2 (8.00%) NetApp
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Sophos
5 2 (8.00%) Symantec
5 2 (8.00%) Veritas
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard