The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Network Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Third Line Network Engineer
England / South East
Rank 353 419 428
Rank change year-on-year +66 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 28 41 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.21% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 14
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £28,500 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14422 18600 19935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.51% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12036 15863 16077
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Sussex - 9 £40,000 -
Surrey +33 7 £39,500 +1.28% 1
Hampshire +23 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Berkshire +28 3 £42,500 -19.04%
Kent +14 2 £32,500 +14.03%
Oxfordshire - 1 £41,500 -
3rd Line Network Engineer
England

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 3rd Line Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 76 (80.00%) Firewall
2 74 (77.89%) Cisco
3 72 (75.79%) DNS
4 70 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
5 65 (68.42%) Juniper
6 64 (67.37%) WAN
7 63 (66.32%) CCNA
8 60 (63.16%) TCP/IP
9 57 (60.00%) LAN
10 53 (55.79%) CCNP
11 52 (54.74%) Palo Alto
12 41 (43.16%) VLAN
13 37 (38.95%) Cisco ASA
14 36 (37.89%) MPLS
14 36 (37.89%) VPN
15 30 (31.58%) Load Balancing
16 24 (25.26%) Network Security
16 24 (25.26%) Windows
17 23 (24.21%) Active Directory
17 23 (24.21%) OSPF
18 22 (23.16%) VMware
19 21 (22.11%) BGP
20 20 (21.05%) VoIP
20 20 (21.05%) ADSL
21 19 (20.00%) DHCP
22 18 (18.95%) F5
23 17 (17.89%) Kalman Filter
24 15 (15.79%) Windows Server
25 14 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
25 14 (14.74%) SNMP

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.53%) IIS
2 9 (9.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Office
2 2 (2.11%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.05%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 76 (80.00%) Firewall
2 72 (75.79%) DNS
3 64 (67.37%) WAN
4 60 (63.16%) TCP/IP
5 57 (60.00%) LAN
6 41 (43.16%) VLAN
7 37 (38.95%) Cisco ASA
8 36 (37.89%) MPLS
8 36 (37.89%) VPN
9 24 (25.26%) Network Security
10 23 (24.21%) OSPF
11 21 (22.11%) BGP
12 20 (21.05%) ADSL
12 20 (21.05%) VoIP
13 19 (20.00%) DHCP
14 14 (14.74%) SNMP
15 11 (11.58%) SAN
16 9 (9.47%) FWSM
17 7 (7.37%) Fibre Channel
17 7 (7.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 8 (8.42%) Retail
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.53%) Data Centre
1 10 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 8 (8.42%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.11%) Clustering
3 2 (2.11%) iPad
4 1 (1.05%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.26%) Windows
2 15 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 10 (10.53%) Linux
4 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.05%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.58%) Load Balancing
2 17 (17.89%) Kalman Filter
3 10 (10.53%) DevOps
4 7 (7.37%) Project Management
5 6 (6.32%) ITIL
6 4 (4.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.11%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.05%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.05%) Information Governance
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL V3
8 1 (1.05%) Migration
8 1 (1.05%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 70 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (66.32%) CCNA
3 53 (55.79%) CCNP
4 8 (8.42%) CCIE
4 8 (8.42%) CCNP Voice
4 8 (8.42%) CCSA
4 8 (8.42%) JNCIA
5 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.05%) Degree
7 1 (1.05%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.05%) MCITP
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (24.21%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.58%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.53%) vSphere
5 7 (7.37%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (10.53%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.05%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (77.89%) Cisco
2 65 (68.42%) Juniper
3 52 (54.74%) Palo Alto
4 22 (23.16%) VMware
5 18 (18.95%) F5
6 10 (10.53%) CheckPoint
7 5 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
7 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.11%) HP
8 2 (2.11%) NetApp
9 1 (1.05%) Avaya
9 1 (1.05%) Dell
9 1 (1.05%) EMC
9 1 (1.05%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.05%) IBM
9 1 (1.05%) Mitel
9 1 (1.05%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.05%) WatchGuard