Period
to 16 February 2019

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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

Third Line Engineer
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 172 197
Rank change year-on-year +11 +25 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 15 40 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.47% 0.81% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.83% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 40 43
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £33,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -10.00% -0.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,425 £29,400
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £42,900
West Yorkshire median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.29% -6.67% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 3,090 4,826 5,200
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.17% 97.42% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2,652 4,117 4,517
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,490 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Leeds

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Leeds

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 Leeds region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) DNS
3 7 (46.67%) DHCP
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (20.00%) Office 365
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Juniper
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) CCNP
7 3 (20.00%) CCNA
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) MCSA
8 2 (13.33%) ITIL
8 2 (13.33%) Unix
8 2 (13.33%) IIS
8 2 (13.33%) VPN

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) DNS
2 7 (46.67%) DHCP
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) MPLS
4 3 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (13.33%) Wireshark
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
6 1 (6.67%) Skype
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) ITSM
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Security Management
2 2 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) Server Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNA
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) MCSA
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) CCIE
3 2 (13.33%) CCSE
3 2 (13.33%) JNCIP
4 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Aruba
3 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (13.33%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (13.33%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Intel
3 2 (13.33%) McAfee
3 2 (13.33%) Meraki
3 2 (13.33%) Ubiquiti
4 1 (6.67%) Apple
4 1 (6.67%) Brocade
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Fortinet
4 1 (6.67%) Mitel
4 1 (6.67%) Veeam