Period
to 16 February 2019

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Network Engineer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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 Network Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 515 500 456
Rank change year-on-year -15 -44 +119
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 12 65 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.045% 0.21% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.21% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 12 62 95
South East median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £66,250 £45,000
England median annual salary £41,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.63% +11.76% -5.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 25,722 30,626 30,471
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 96.83% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 21,267 25,639 25,279
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

3rd Line Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Network Engineer in the South East

3rd Line Network Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Network Engineer in the South East

3rd Line Network Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. 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
Hampshire -16 4 £40,500 -35.20%
Thames Valley +7 3 £40,000 -16.67% 1
Surrey +25 2 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £40,000 -25.93%
East Sussex +11 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Berkshire +3 1 £40,000 -16.67% 1
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
3rd Line Network Engineer
England

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

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

1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (50.00%) Juniper
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) MPLS
6 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
6 4 (33.33%) Network Security
6 4 (33.33%) F5
7 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (25.00%) HSRP
7 3 (25.00%) GLBP
7 3 (25.00%) Proactive Management
7 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (25.00%) DSL
7 3 (25.00%) VRRP
7 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (25.00%) ATM
7 3 (25.00%) ISDN
7 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (16.67%) DNS
8 2 (16.67%) SLA
8 2 (16.67%) CCDP
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
1 6 (50.00%) LAN
1 6 (50.00%) WAN
2 5 (41.67%) MPLS
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) ATM
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (25.00%) DSL
4 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (25.00%) GLBP
4 3 (25.00%) HSRP
4 3 (25.00%) ISDN
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) VRRP
5 2 (16.67%) DNS
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (8.33%) VoIP
6 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) French Language
3 1 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (8.33%) Italian Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PlayStation
1 2 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (25.00%) Proactive Management
1 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Fault Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) CCNA
4 2 (16.67%) CCDP
4 2 (16.67%) CCIE
4 2 (16.67%) CCVP
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (16.67%) JNCIA
4 2 (16.67%) JNCIP
4 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Juniper
3 4 (33.33%) F5
3 4 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds