Period
to 9 December 2021

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

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

Third Line Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 243 144 158
Rank change year-on-year -99 +14 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Engineer 15 37 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.22% 1.10% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 1.13% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 98
10th Percentile " £26,250 £31,425
25th Percentile £36,250 £33,438 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% -2.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £41,250 £42,625 £50,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £50,000 "
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.32% +3.44% +3.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,331 3,270 6,327
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.10% 97.18% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,874 2,826 5,243
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,038 £25,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,375 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.19% +0.83% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

3rd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Yorkshire

3rd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing 3rd Line Engineer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for 3rd Line Engineer in Yorkshire

3rd Line Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -91 13 £37,500 -2.60% 5
East Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 -
3rd Line Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, 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 Yorkshire region featuring 3rd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Azure
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft 365
5 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (40.00%) SAN
5 6 (40.00%) Firewall
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
6 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (33.33%) VLAN
6 5 (33.33%) SonicWALL
6 5 (33.33%) Draytek
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (26.67%) Internet
7 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 3 (20.00%) Network Security
8 3 (20.00%) SCCM
8 3 (20.00%) Retail
8 3 (20.00%) Aruba
9 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (13.33%) PaaS
9 2 (13.33%) Asset Management

3rd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Azure
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (13.33%) PaaS
5 1 (6.67%) IaaS
5 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) VLAN
3 4 (26.67%) Internet
3 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Wireless
5 2 (13.33%) WLAN
6 1 (6.67%) DHCP
6 1 (6.67%) DNS
6 1 (6.67%) SSL
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Social Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (13.33%) Android
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Management
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) CCNP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) LPIC
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Draytek
3 5 (33.33%) SonicWALL
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
5 3 (20.00%) Aruba
6 2 (13.33%) Apple
6 2 (13.33%) Meraki
7 1 (6.67%) ConnectWise
7 1 (6.67%) Veeam