Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

Third Line Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 173 201
Rank change year-on-year -18 +28 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 40 77 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.74% 1.18% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 1.21% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35 74 78
West Yorkshire median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.29% -4.11% -3.95%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £40,250 £45,000 £42,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 5,252 6,370 7,593
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 97.48% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,344 5,384 6,491
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £63,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in West Yorkshire

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in West Yorkshire

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Engineer in West Yorkshire

3rd Line Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Leeds +2 22 £36,500 +4.29% 3
Wakefield 0 8 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Bradford +14 6 £27,500 -21.43%
Dewsbury - 1 £32,500 -
Huddersfield - 1 £31,500 - 2
Keighley - 1 £35,000 -
Ossett - 1 £32,500 -
3rd Line Engineer
Yorkshire

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (62.50%) Windows
1 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 22 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (27.50%) Marketing
4 11 (27.50%) VMware
4 11 (27.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 10 (25.00%) VPN
5 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
6 9 (22.50%) DNS
6 9 (22.50%) DHCP
6 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
7 8 (20.00%) Office 365
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (20.00%) Cisco
8 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (15.00%) Migration
9 6 (15.00%) SCCM
9 6 (15.00%) Firewall
9 6 (15.00%) SQL
9 6 (15.00%) LAN
9 6 (15.00%) WAN
10 5 (12.50%) Citrix
10 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 5 (12.50%) ITIL

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Office 365
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) VPN
2 9 (22.50%) DHCP
2 9 (22.50%) DNS
3 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.00%) Firewall
4 6 (15.00%) LAN
4 6 (15.00%) WAN
5 5 (12.50%) SAN
6 4 (10.00%) VLAN
7 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.50%) IPsec
7 3 (7.50%) MPLS
7 3 (7.50%) Network Security
7 3 (7.50%) Wireless
8 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (2.50%) HSDPA
9 1 (2.50%) Multicast
9 1 (2.50%) Skype
9 1 (2.50%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (27.50%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) REST
2 2 (5.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) CCTV
2 1 (2.50%) PKI
2 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (10.00%) Mac OS
5 4 (10.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (15.00%) Migration
3 5 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (12.50%) ITIL
4 4 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (10.00%) Presales
4 4 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps
6 2 (5.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.00%) Email Filtering
6 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
6 2 (5.00%) SIEM
6 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (5.00%) Web Filtering
7 1 (2.50%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.50%) High Availability
7 1 (2.50%) Network Management
7 1 (2.50%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.00%) Perl
4 2 (5.00%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) CCNA
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) CCA
3 3 (7.50%) CCNP
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.00%) CCIE
4 2 (5.00%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (5.00%) MCSA
4 2 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (5.00%) VCP6
5 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.50%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.00%) XenApp
6 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) Jamf Pro
3 3 (7.50%) vCenter Server
3 3 (7.50%) WSUS
4 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Cisco
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (7.50%) Apple
6 2 (5.00%) AlienVault
6 2 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.00%) Gemalto
6 2 (5.00%) Imperva
6 2 (5.00%) Juniper
6 2 (5.00%) McAfee
6 2 (5.00%) Symantec
6 2 (5.00%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.50%) Brocade
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Intel
7 1 (2.50%) Polycom
7 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.50%) Veeam