Period
to 18 June 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £44,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 June 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 125 163
Rank change year-on-year -38 +38 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 46 87 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.01% 2.04% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 2.11% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 72 65
Hertfordshire median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +20.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £29,600
90th Percentile £68,155 £50,000 £41,500
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 4,442 4,119 4,672
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 96.74% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,721 3,501 3,873
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Hertfordshire

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Hertfordshire

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Engineer in Hertfordshire

3rd Line Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 2018. 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
Hatfield - 10 £45,000 -
Stevenage -2 8 £60,500 -
St Albans -3 6 £35,000 -30.00%
Watford -23 4 £42,000 -6.67%
Borehamwood - 4 £36,000 -
Hemel Hempstead -16 3 £50,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £42,500 -
3rd Line Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 Hertfordshire region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (58.70%) Firewall
2 25 (54.35%) Windows
3 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 18 (39.13%) Windows Server
5 16 (34.78%) VMware
5 16 (34.78%) Cisco
6 15 (32.61%) Office 365
6 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (30.43%) ITIL
8 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
8 12 (26.09%) SLA
8 12 (26.09%) Juniper
8 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (23.91%) Hyper-V
9 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
9 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
10 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
10 10 (21.74%) Blue Coat
10 10 (21.74%) ProxySG
10 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (21.74%) SQL
10 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (19.57%) CCNA
11 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
11 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
12 8 (17.39%) F5
12 8 (17.39%) VPN
12 8 (17.39%) DNS

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 10 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
5 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) Office 365
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (13.04%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 27 (58.70%) Firewall
2 8 (17.39%) DHCP
2 8 (17.39%) DNS
2 8 (17.39%) VPN
3 6 (13.04%) Internet
3 6 (13.04%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (13.04%) VLAN
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (8.70%) SAN
4 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.70%) VoIP
5 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
5 3 (6.52%) LAN
5 3 (6.52%) WAN
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (4.35%) OSPF
6 2 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MSI
General
1 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.52%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (54.35%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 15 (32.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (19.57%) Windows 7
6 8 (17.39%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.70%) Linux
8 1 (2.17%) CentOS
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Service Design
3 6 (13.04%) ITIL V3
4 5 (10.87%) Change Management
4 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
4 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.70%) Coaching
5 4 (8.70%) Line Management
5 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.52%) Organisational Awareness
7 2 (4.35%) Fault Management
7 2 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.17%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.17%) System Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) PowerShell
2 10 (21.74%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) VBScript
4 2 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 9 (19.57%) CCNA
4 4 (8.70%) CCIE
5 3 (6.52%) CCNP
5 3 (6.52%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) CCA
6 1 (2.17%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.91%) Hyper-V
3 10 (21.74%) ProxySG
3 10 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (13.04%) DFS Replication
5 3 (6.52%) XenApp
5 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.35%) XenServer
7 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.17%) Ansible
3 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Cisco
1 16 (34.78%) VMware
2 12 (26.09%) Juniper
3 10 (21.74%) Blue Coat
4 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (17.39%) F5
6 7 (15.22%) CheckPoint
6 7 (15.22%) Citrix
7 6 (13.04%) Remedy
8 4 (8.70%) HP
9 2 (4.35%) Palo Alto
10 1 (2.17%) Avaya
10 1 (2.17%) Brocade
10 1 (2.17%) BT
10 1 (2.17%) Computacenter
10 1 (2.17%) Dell
10 1 (2.17%) Meraki
10 1 (2.17%) Mitel
10 1 (2.17%) NetApp
10 1 (2.17%) Veeam