Period
to 18 September 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 18 September 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 Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 78 92
Rank change year-on-year -4 +14 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 14 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.48% 1.08% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.10% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 17
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,250 £38,750 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.45% +7.64% +13.39%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £48,375 £42,500 £44,250
East Midlands median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £34,875
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.53% -0.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 921 910 1,397
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.67% 97.85% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 823 766 1,180
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Leicestershire

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Leicestershire

3rd Line Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 18 September 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
Leicester -25 3 £45,000 +16.13% 1
3rd Line Engineer
East Midlands

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

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

1 13 (92.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (64.29%) DHCP
4 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
4 9 (64.29%) DNS
4 9 (64.29%) Dell
4 9 (64.29%) SCCM
4 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 9 (64.29%) Windows 10
5 5 (35.71%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 3 (21.43%) WAN
7 3 (21.43%) SLA
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco
8 2 (14.29%) ITIL
8 2 (14.29%) Automotive
8 2 (14.29%) LAN
8 2 (14.29%) WLAN
8 2 (14.29%) SAN
8 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
9 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (7.14%) Wireless

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) DHCP
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 10
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Dell
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco