3rd Line Engineer Jobs in the East of England

Third Line Engineer
England > East of England

The median Third Line Engineer salary in the East of England is £42,500 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 12 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 174 145 204
Rank change year-on-year -29 +59 -49
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 49 68 94
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 1.46% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.76% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35 56 83
10th Percentile £31,250 £40,000 £37,950
25th Percentile £34,375 £41,250 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 -
England median annual salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.58% +5.56% +8.43%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in the East of England. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 6,448 3,865 6,682
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.05% 82.82% 93.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4,880 2,077 2,943
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £31,750 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,075 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,713 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.53% +1.19% +9.09%

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in the East of England

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in the East of England

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Engineer in the East of England

3rd Line Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire +13 24 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Hertfordshire -7 16 £41,250 -17.50% 1
Norfolk -32 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Essex -12 1 £45,000 -18.18%
3rd Line Engineer
England

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 June 2024, 3rd Line Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 28 (57.14%) Windows
3 25 (51.02%) Azure
3 25 (51.02%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (51.02%) Microsoft Exchange
3 25 (51.02%) Windows Server
4 23 (46.94%) VMware
5 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
5 18 (36.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 17 (34.69%) DV Cleared
6 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
7 16 (32.65%) SharePoint
8 13 (26.53%) Collaborative Working
8 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (24.49%) ITIL
10 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
10 11 (22.45%) Firewall
10 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2016
10 11 (22.45%) Social Skills
11 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2019
11 10 (20.41%) Remote Monitoring and Management
11 10 (20.41%) DHCP
11 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
11 10 (20.41%) DNS
11 10 (20.41%) WatchGuard
12 9 (18.37%) Citrix
12 9 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
13 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft Exchange
2 16 (32.65%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.08%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.08%) Abaqus
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 25 (51.02%) Azure
1 25 (51.02%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (8.16%) AWS
2 4 (8.16%) Mimecast
3 2 (4.08%) Google Workspace
3 2 (4.08%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.04%) Entra ID
4 1 (2.04%) GCP
4 1 (2.04%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) Firewall
2 10 (20.41%) DHCP
2 10 (20.41%) DNS
2 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
3 6 (12.24%) LAN
3 6 (12.24%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (12.24%) VPN
3 6 (12.24%) WAN
4 3 (6.12%) SAN
5 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.08%) InfiniBand
5 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
5 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (2.04%) Network Security
6 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (22.45%) Social Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) iPad
2 3 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.08%) Beowulf
3 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Security Posture
Operating Systems
1 28 (57.14%) Windows
2 25 (51.02%) Windows Server
3 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2016
4 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2019
5 5 (10.20%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.16%) Linux
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.08%) Mac OS
8 2 (4.08%) SUSE
8 2 (4.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (26.53%) Collaborative Working
3 12 (24.49%) ITIL
4 10 (20.41%) Remote Monitoring and Management
5 9 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (12.24%) Data Loss Prevention
6 6 (12.24%) Line Management
6 6 (12.24%) Service Desk Management
6 6 (12.24%) Ticket Management
7 4 (8.16%) Break/Fix
7 4 (8.16%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (6.12%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (6.12%) Customer Service
8 3 (6.12%) Data Security
8 3 (6.12%) Machine Learning
8 3 (6.12%) Migration
9 2 (4.08%) Batch Scheduling
9 2 (4.08%) ITSM
9 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.08%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) Bash
3 2 (4.08%) Perl
3 2 (4.08%) Python
3 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) DV Cleared
1 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) CCNA
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.08%) CCNP
3 2 (4.08%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.04%) GDPR
3 1 (2.04%) GxP
3 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
2 13 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
4 8 (16.33%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (12.24%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (4.08%) Lustre
6 2 (4.08%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (8.16%) Jamf Pro
3 2 (4.08%) FortiGate
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (4.08%) SCDPM
4 1 (2.04%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (2.04%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (2.04%) MobiControl
4 1 (2.04%) QRadar
4 1 (2.04%) SCCM
4 1 (2.04%) Stealthwatch
4 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (2.04%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Microsoft
2 23 (46.94%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) WatchGuard
4 9 (18.37%) Citrix
5 7 (14.29%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) Meraki
6 4 (8.16%) Veeam
7 3 (6.12%) Google
8 2 (4.08%) Acronis
8 2 (4.08%) Apple
8 2 (4.08%) ConnectWise
8 2 (4.08%) Dell
8 2 (4.08%) EMC
8 2 (4.08%) HP
8 2 (4.08%) IBM
8 2 (4.08%) Intel
8 2 (4.08%) MikroTik
8 2 (4.08%) NetApp
8 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.08%) Ubiquiti