Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 496 504 578
Rank change year-on-year +8 +74 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 59 84 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 59 69 86
South East median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -10.27% +8.82%
10th Percentile £37,250 £32,400 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £46,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +12.50%

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 29734 34034 41244
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24799 28533 34421
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

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
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +28 32 £62,500 +38.89%
Thames Valley +31 16 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Berkshire +42 10 £42,500 +13.33%
Surrey -30 7 £42,500 +8.97%
East Sussex -5 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Buckinghamshire +16 5 £36,750 -26.50% 1
Oxfordshire +3 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £32,500 -
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 23 November 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 48 (81.36%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (59.32%) CCNA
3 29 (49.15%) Cisco
4 27 (45.76%) Linux
5 25 (42.37%) LAN
5 25 (42.37%) WAN
6 24 (40.68%) Firewall
7 20 (33.90%) Juniper
7 20 (33.90%) Palo Alto
8 19 (32.20%) CCNP
9 18 (30.51%) Red Hat
9 18 (30.51%) RHCE
9 18 (30.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (28.81%) DNS
11 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
12 14 (23.73%) Load Balancing
13 12 (20.34%) SLA
13 12 (20.34%) VoIP
13 12 (20.34%) MPLS
14 11 (18.64%) JNCIP
15 10 (16.95%) DHCP
15 10 (16.95%) Windows
16 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
16 9 (15.25%) Wireless
16 9 (15.25%) VMware
16 9 (15.25%) F5
16 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
16 9 (15.25%) Driving Licence
17 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
17 8 (13.56%) Network Security

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.17%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (42.37%) LAN
1 25 (42.37%) WAN
2 24 (40.68%) Firewall
3 17 (28.81%) DNS
4 15 (25.42%) TCP/IP
5 12 (20.34%) MPLS
5 12 (20.34%) VoIP
6 10 (16.95%) DHCP
7 9 (15.25%) Wireless
8 8 (13.56%) Network Security
9 7 (11.86%) OSPF
9 7 (11.86%) VPN
9 7 (11.86%) VRRP
10 6 (10.17%) SNMP
10 6 (10.17%) VLAN
11 5 (8.47%) BGP
11 5 (8.47%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (8.47%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (6.78%) IP Telephony
12 4 (6.78%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
1 1 (1.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Driving Licence
2 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
3 6 (10.17%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (6.78%) CMDB
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) EPoS
6 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.76%) Linux
2 18 (30.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (16.95%) Windows
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (23.73%) Load Balancing
2 8 (13.56%) Network Design
3 7 (11.86%) Change Control
3 7 (11.86%) Network Management
4 6 (10.17%) DevOps
4 6 (10.17%) ITIL
4 6 (10.17%) Migration
5 4 (6.78%) Change Management
5 4 (6.78%) Fault Management
5 4 (6.78%) Information Governance
5 4 (6.78%) Operations Management
5 4 (6.78%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) Coaching
6 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.39%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.39%) Network Virtualisation
7 1 (1.69%) Chat Support
7 1 (1.69%) ITSM
7 1 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) C
1 1 (1.69%) C++
1 1 (1.69%) Java
1 1 (1.69%) Perl
1 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.69%) Python
1 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (81.36%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (59.32%) CCNA
3 19 (32.20%) CCNP
4 18 (30.51%) RHCE
5 11 (18.64%) JNCIP
6 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
7 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) CCIE
8 1 (1.69%) CCSE
8 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.69%) Degree
8 1 (1.69%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.17%) vSphere
4 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.39%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.17%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) SCCM
3 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Cisco
2 20 (33.90%) Juniper
2 20 (33.90%) Palo Alto
3 18 (30.51%) Red Hat
4 9 (15.25%) F5
4 9 (15.25%) VMware
5 7 (11.86%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.47%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (8.47%) HP
6 5 (8.47%) SolarWinds
7 4 (6.78%) Aruba
7 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
8 3 (5.08%) Fortinet
9 2 (3.39%) Brocade
9 2 (3.39%) Dell
9 2 (3.39%) Foundry
9 2 (3.39%) Infoblox
10 1 (1.69%) Citrix
10 1 (1.69%) Kaseya
10 1 (1.69%) Ubiquiti