Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 194 239
Rank change year-on-year +4 +45 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 31 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.61% 0.72% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.74% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 26
Leeds median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +4.17% +0.95%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £38,000 £43,000 £43,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

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 4,909 5,034 6,322
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 97.61% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4,111 4,391 5,214
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £63,250 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +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 26 April 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 26 April 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 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
2 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
3 25 (80.65%) VMware
4 23 (74.19%) MS Exchange
4 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
6 21 (67.74%) Microsoft Office
7 17 (54.84%) Windows 7
8 16 (51.61%) WSUS
9 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (38.71%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (38.71%) Firewall
11 12 (38.71%) ITIL
12 11 (35.48%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
12 11 (35.48%) vCenter Server
12 11 (35.48%) Commercial Awareness
13 10 (32.26%) Office 365
13 10 (32.26%) Marketing
13 10 (32.26%) SAN
14 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
15 7 (22.58%) LAN
15 7 (22.58%) WAN
16 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
16 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring

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 23 (74.19%) MS Exchange
2 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) Firewall
2 10 (32.26%) SAN
3 7 (22.58%) LAN
3 7 (22.58%) WAN
4 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) HTTP
5 3 (9.68%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (9.68%) SSL
6 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 2 (6.45%) DNS
6 2 (6.45%) VLAN
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
7 1 (3.23%) MPLS
7 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (32.26%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
3 4 (12.90%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server
3 17 (54.84%) Windows 7
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.68%) Linux
7 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) Commercial Awareness
2 11 (35.48%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (19.35%) Coaching
3 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (16.13%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.45%) Decision-Making
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (3.23%) High Availability
7 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.23%) Time Management
7 1 (3.23%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Python
1 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCNA
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 23 (74.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (38.71%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (35.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.68%) XenApp
5 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.23%) vSphere
6 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) WSUS
2 11 (35.48%) vCenter Server
3 5 (16.13%) SCOM
4 3 (9.68%) Puppet
4 3 (9.68%) SCCM
5 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.23%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
2 25 (80.65%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) SonicWALL
3 5 (16.13%) WatchGuard
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco
4 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
5 3 (9.68%) HP
5 3 (9.68%) Ivanti
5 3 (9.68%) NetApp
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.45%) Capita
6 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) CommVault
7 1 (3.23%) McAfee
7 1 (3.23%) Remedy
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos
7 1 (3.23%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) Veeam