Period
to 20 February 2019

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 20 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 84 68
Rank change year-on-year -7 -16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 3 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.35% 0.92% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.95% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 10
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £33,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £34,500 £35,000 £39,375
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £33,000 £33,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.75% -5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 818 950 813
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.56% 97.44% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 690 825 691
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,800 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £56,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) SolarWinds