The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 29 April 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 of England
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 226 232
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 29 44 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.46% 0.60% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.63% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 53
Median salary £35,750 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.14% -22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.85% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6054 7001 7818
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.56% 95.83% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4854 5758 6352
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

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

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

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

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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

3rd Line Support 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 Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +1 16 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Cambridgeshire +14 8 £34,000 -21.83%
Essex -3 2 £40,500 -14.73%
Norfolk - 2 £32,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 of England region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (95.92%) Windows
2 41 (83.67%) Microsoft
3 39 (79.59%) Windows Server
4 37 (75.51%) Active Directory
5 32 (65.31%) VMware
6 30 (61.22%) MS Exchange
7 29 (59.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (53.06%) Office 365
10 23 (46.94%) DNS
11 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (42.86%) Firewall
13 19 (38.78%) Linux
14 18 (36.73%) ITIL
14 18 (36.73%) WAN
14 18 (36.73%) DHCP
14 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
15 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Office
16 16 (32.65%) VPN
17 15 (30.61%) LAN
17 15 (30.61%) Skype for Business
18 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (28.57%) VLAN
19 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
19 12 (24.49%) Network+ Certification
19 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
20 11 (22.45%) Citrix
20 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
20 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
21 10 (20.41%) Data Centre

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 30 (61.22%) MS Exchange
2 15 (30.61%) Skype for Business
3 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (53.06%) Office 365
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (18.37%) PaaS
4 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (10.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.94%) DNS
2 21 (42.86%) Firewall
3 18 (36.73%) DHCP
3 18 (36.73%) WAN
4 16 (32.65%) VPN
5 15 (30.61%) LAN
6 14 (28.57%) VLAN
7 12 (24.49%) TCP/IP
8 10 (20.41%) Internet
8 10 (20.41%) SAN
8 10 (20.41%) VoIP
9 9 (18.37%) ISDN
9 9 (18.37%) MPLS
9 9 (18.37%) PBX
9 9 (18.37%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (16.33%) Skype
11 7 (14.29%) HTTP
11 7 (14.29%) HTTPS
11 7 (14.29%) SMTP
12 5 (10.20%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (18.37%) Retail
2 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.16%) Games
3 4 (8.16%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 47 (95.92%) Windows
2 39 (79.59%) Windows Server
3 28 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (44.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (38.78%) Linux
6 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
7 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (16.33%) Windows 8
10 6 (12.24%) Mac OS
10 6 (12.24%) Windows 10
10 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
11 5 (10.20%) Unix
11 5 (10.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) ITIL
2 9 (18.37%) Coaching
2 9 (18.37%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (18.37%) E-Commerce
2 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
3 6 (12.24%) Time Management
4 5 (10.20%) High Availability
4 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
4 5 (10.20%) Mathematics
4 5 (10.20%) Presales
4 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.20%) Ticket Management
5 4 (8.16%) Change Management
5 4 (8.16%) Server Building
5 4 (8.16%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (8.16%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.08%) Capacity Management
6 2 (4.08%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) C
2 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (24.49%) Network+ Certification
3 11 (22.45%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (20.41%) CCNA
4 10 (20.41%) MCSA
4 10 (20.41%) MCSE
5 8 (16.33%) A+ Certification
6 7 (14.29%) MCP
7 5 (10.20%) CCNP
7 5 (10.20%) Degree
8 2 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (75.51%) Active Directory
2 29 (59.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (36.73%) Hyper-V
4 9 (18.37%) Terminal Services
4 9 (18.37%) VMware ESX
5 6 (12.24%) XenApp
6 5 (10.20%) vSphere
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 5 (10.20%) WSUS
3 2 (4.08%) ThinApp
3 2 (4.08%) ZENworks
4 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (83.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (65.31%) VMware
3 11 (22.45%) Citrix
4 9 (18.37%) Cisco
5 5 (10.20%) CheckPoint
5 5 (10.20%) Google
6 4 (8.16%) ServiceNow
6 4 (8.16%) Sonus
6 4 (8.16%) Zeacom
7 3 (6.12%) Avaya
8 2 (4.08%) AppSense
8 2 (4.08%) Novell
9 1 (2.04%) Juniper
9 1 (2.04%) Veeam
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