The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 82 96
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support Engineer 5 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.52% 0.61% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.64% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.52% +30.13%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £33,250 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £38,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 915 942 1207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 95.81% 95.34% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 769 766 952
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Essex

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Essex

3rd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support Engineer in Essex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Support Engineer in Essex

3rd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Chelmsford - 3 £33,000 -
Brentwood - 2 £50,000 -
3rd Line Support Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Essex region featuring 3rd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) SMTP
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) FTP
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification

3rd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Customer-Centric Approach
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (16.67%) MCDST
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Apple
3 1 (16.67%) BMC
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) MobileIron
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) Wyse