Period
to 16 July 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 July 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
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 174 200 217
Rank change year-on-year +26 +17 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 39 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.81% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.72% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 36
Leeds median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +6.38% -3.42%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £43,000 £42,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -1.85%

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 4,663 4,974 5,915
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.90% 97.11% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,910 4,259 4,883
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 July 2018.

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 July 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 Leeds region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
2 30 (76.92%) Windows
3 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 23 (58.97%) Windows Server
5 21 (53.85%) VMware
5 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
5 21 (53.85%) MS Exchange
6 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
8 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
8 14 (35.90%) Marketing
9 13 (33.33%) WSUS
9 13 (33.33%) Firewall
10 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (30.77%) Office 365
11 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (28.21%) ITIL
12 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
12 10 (25.64%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 10 (25.64%) vCenter Server
12 10 (25.64%) Commercial Awareness
13 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
14 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (17.95%) WatchGuard
14 7 (17.95%) SAN
15 6 (15.38%) Migration
15 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (12.82%) SonicWALL

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 21 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 15 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.77%) Office 365
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.56%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) Firewall
2 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.95%) SAN
4 4 (10.26%) LAN
4 4 (10.26%) VLAN
4 4 (10.26%) WAN
5 3 (7.69%) DHCP
5 3 (7.69%) DNS
5 3 (7.69%) Network Security
5 3 (7.69%) VPN
6 2 (5.13%) HTTP
6 2 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (5.13%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (5.13%) SSL
6 2 (5.13%) VoIP
6 2 (5.13%) Wireless
7 1 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (35.90%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) JSON
1 2 (5.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Windows Server
3 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.26%) Mac OS
6 4 (10.26%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.13%) Linux
7 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 10 (25.64%) Commercial Awareness
2 10 (25.64%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Coaching
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (5.13%) Email Filtering
5 2 (5.13%) High Availability
5 2 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.13%) Presales
5 2 (5.13%) SIEM
5 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (5.13%) Web Filtering
6 1 (2.56%) Decision-Making
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.56%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Python
1 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) CCA
1 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.69%) CCNA
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) CCIE
3 2 (5.13%) CCNP
3 2 (5.13%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
2 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (28.21%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) WSUS
2 10 (25.64%) vCenter Server
3 4 (10.26%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (7.69%) SCCM
5 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (5.13%) Puppet
5 2 (5.13%) SCOM
6 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.56%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) WatchGuard
4 5 (12.82%) SonicWALL
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco
5 3 (7.69%) Citrix
5 3 (7.69%) Symantec
6 2 (5.13%) AlienVault
6 2 (5.13%) Apple
6 2 (5.13%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (5.13%) Gemalto
6 2 (5.13%) HP
6 2 (5.13%) Imperva
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.56%) Capita
7 1 (2.56%) F5
7 1 (2.56%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.56%) McAfee
7 1 (2.56%) Sophos