The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 199 179 189
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 26 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.50% 0.88% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.92% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 32
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £27,450
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4915 5222 5093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.83% 95.87% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 3855 3742
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the Berkshire region.

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -2 8 £50,000 +33.33%
Reading +7 7 £26,500 +15.21%
Bracknell -18 6 £29,000 +18.36%
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title.

1 46 (73.02%) Windows
2 41 (65.08%) Active Directory
3 27 (42.86%) VMware
4 26 (41.27%) Windows Server
5 25 (39.68%) Cisco
6 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
6 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (31.75%) MS Exchange
9 18 (28.57%) Linux
9 18 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 14 (22.22%) Red Hat
11 13 (20.63%) CentOS
11 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
12 12 (19.05%) SLA
12 12 (19.05%) ITIL
13 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (15.87%) Ubuntu
13 10 (15.87%) Debian
14 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (14.29%) Wireless
14 9 (14.29%) NetApp
14 9 (14.29%) DHCP
15 8 (12.70%) DNS
15 8 (12.70%) Risk Analysis
15 8 (12.70%) vSphere
15 8 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (31.75%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.59%) Apache
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 9 (14.29%) DHCP
2 9 (14.29%) Wireless
3 8 (12.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (12.70%) DNS
4 7 (11.11%) SAN
4 7 (11.11%) WAN
5 6 (9.52%) LAN
6 4 (6.35%) iSCSI
6 4 (6.35%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (4.76%) Ethernet
7 3 (4.76%) Firewall
7 3 (4.76%) NAS
7 3 (4.76%) VPN
8 2 (3.17%) SDH
8 2 (3.17%) VoIP
9 1 (1.59%) Internet
9 1 (1.59%) Intranet
9 1 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Games
4 1 (1.59%) Legal
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) FlexPod
2 6 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.35%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.76%) NHS
4 3 (4.76%) Replication
5 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) e-Health
6 1 (1.59%) PACS
6 1 (1.59%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 46 (73.02%) Windows
2 26 (41.27%) Windows Server
3 23 (36.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (28.57%) Linux
6 13 (20.63%) CentOS
6 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
8 10 (15.87%) Debian
8 10 (15.87%) Ubuntu
8 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
10 5 (7.94%) Data ONTAP
11 4 (6.35%) Windows 10
12 3 (4.76%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.59%) Solaris
13 1 (1.59%) Unix
13 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (12.70%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.76%) Fault Management
5 3 (4.76%) Network Management
6 2 (3.17%) B2B
7 1 (1.59%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.59%) Coaching
7 1 (1.59%) High Availability
7 1 (1.59%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.59%) Server Building
7 1 (1.59%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.59%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) C
3 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.94%) CCNP
3 5 (7.94%) Degree
4 4 (6.35%) CCNA
5 2 (3.17%) BC Cleared
5 2 (3.17%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) CCA
6 1 (1.59%) CCIE
6 1 (1.59%) CCVP
6 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.59%) MCITP
6 1 (1.59%) MCSE
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) DICOM
2 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (65.08%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.70%) vSphere
4 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.76%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.59%) Firmware
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.59%) XenApp
6 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.59%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.17%) SCCM
3 1 (1.59%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.59%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) VMware
2 25 (39.68%) Cisco
3 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
4 14 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 9 (14.29%) NetApp
6 5 (7.94%) Dell
6 5 (7.94%) Juniper
6 5 (7.94%) Nortel
7 4 (6.35%) HP
8 3 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.76%) Citrix
8 3 (4.76%) IBM
9 2 (3.17%) Apple
9 2 (3.17%) Ciena
9 2 (3.17%) Dell KACE
9 2 (3.17%) Ericsson
9 2 (3.17%) Google
9 2 (3.17%) Huawei
10 1 (1.59%) Aruba
10 1 (1.59%) Toshiba
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