Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018.

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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 514 496 583
Rank change year-on-year -18 +87 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 34 47 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 48 44
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -15.00%
10th Percentile £30,472 £39,250 £26,975
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £55,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%

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 29,423 28,863 37,135
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.99% 96.80% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24,488 24,193 31,594
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 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
Thames Valley +6 16 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Hampshire -26 12 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 11 £33,675 -38.77%
Surrey +7 3 £45,000 +13.92%
West Sussex +4 3 £42,500 -29.17%
Oxfordshire -1 3 £40,000 -3.61%
Berkshire -7 2 £55,000 +29.41% 1
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 18 July 2018, 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 31 (91.18%) Cisco
2 28 (82.35%) Firewall
3 24 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (61.76%) LAN
4 21 (61.76%) WAN
5 20 (58.82%) Palo Alto
6 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
7 18 (52.94%) CCNA
8 16 (47.06%) Wireless
8 16 (47.06%) Network Security
9 15 (44.12%) VoIP
10 12 (35.29%) Juniper
10 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
10 12 (35.29%) Fault Management
10 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
11 11 (32.35%) NetScaler
11 11 (32.35%) IP Telephony
11 11 (32.35%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (32.35%) SLA
12 10 (29.41%) Windows
12 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
12 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
13 8 (23.53%) F5
13 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
13 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
14 7 (20.59%) ITIL
14 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
14 7 (20.59%) VMware
14 7 (20.59%) ITIL V3

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 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (82.35%) Firewall
2 21 (61.76%) LAN
2 21 (61.76%) WAN
3 16 (47.06%) Network Security
3 16 (47.06%) Wireless
4 15 (44.12%) VoIP
5 11 (32.35%) IP Telephony
5 11 (32.35%) NetScaler
5 11 (32.35%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 5 (14.71%) DNS
8 5 (14.71%) VLAN
9 4 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (11.76%) OSPF
9 4 (11.76%) VPN
10 3 (8.82%) BGP
10 3 (8.82%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (8.82%) DHCP
10 3 (8.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
1 10 (29.41%) Windows Server
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 10
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.82%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.88%) Linux
5 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Fault Management
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) ITIL V3
3 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.94%) Contract Management
4 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (2.94%) ERP
4 1 (2.94%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (2.94%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (2.94%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (55.88%) Security Cleared
3 18 (52.94%) CCNA
4 12 (35.29%) SC Cleared
5 5 (14.71%) CCNP
6 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.94%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (91.18%) Cisco
2 20 (58.82%) Palo Alto
3 12 (35.29%) Juniper
4 8 (23.53%) F5
5 7 (20.59%) VMware
6 5 (14.71%) Aruba
6 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) HP
8 3 (8.82%) Avaya
8 3 (8.82%) Dell
8 3 (8.82%) Forcepoint
9 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
9 2 (5.88%) Veeam
10 1 (2.94%) AlgoSec
10 1 (2.94%) Apple
10 1 (2.94%) Citrix
10 1 (2.94%) Nokia
10 1 (2.94%) Symantec
10 1 (2.94%) Synology