The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 159 172 201
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 48 46 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.88% 0.84% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.90% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 14
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +18.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,250 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.96%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5080 5112 5698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.94% 93.51% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3642 4092 4794
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Reading +24 25 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Bracknell -7 16 - - 1
Slough -2 2 £26,750 -33.12%
Newbury - 1 £29,500 -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 55 (79.71%) Windows
2 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
3 29 (42.03%) MS Exchange
3 29 (42.03%) Security Cleared
4 26 (37.68%) Active Directory
5 25 (36.23%) MS Excel
6 22 (31.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (31.88%) SC Cleared
6 22 (31.88%) Windows 7
7 21 (30.43%) DV Cleared
7 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (30.43%) MCP
8 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (23.19%) Windows XP
10 14 (20.29%) HP
10 14 (20.29%) MCSA
11 13 (18.84%) MCTS
11 13 (18.84%) Clustering
11 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (17.39%) High Availability
13 11 (15.94%) Live Communications Server
13 11 (15.94%) Incident Management
13 11 (15.94%) LAN
13 11 (15.94%) WAN
13 11 (15.94%) Blackberry
13 11 (15.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 11 (15.94%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (14.49%) Cisco
14 10 (14.49%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 29 (42.03%) MS Exchange
2 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (18.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (15.94%) Live Communications Server
3 11 (15.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.25%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.90%) Lync
5 2 (2.90%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.45%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) LAN
1 11 (15.94%) WAN
2 9 (13.04%) Firewall
3 7 (10.14%) Internet
3 7 (10.14%) VoIP
4 3 (4.35%) SMS
5 2 (2.90%) DNS
6 1 (1.45%) DHCP
6 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.45%) DMZ
6 1 (1.45%) SAN
6 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.45%) IPsec
6 1 (1.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.45%) Military
2 1 (1.45%) Legal
2 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.45%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.84%) Clustering
2 11 (15.94%) Blackberry
2 11 (15.94%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.80%) PDA
4 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (79.71%) Windows
2 22 (31.88%) Windows 7
3 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (23.19%) Windows XP
6 9 (13.04%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.80%) Linux
8 4 (5.80%) UNIX
9 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.45%) AIX
10 1 (1.45%) HPUX
10 1 (1.45%) Solaris
10 1 (1.45%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) High Availability
2 11 (15.94%) Incident Management
3 9 (13.04%) ITIL
4 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
4 7 (10.14%) Time Management
5 5 (7.25%) Release Management
5 5 (7.25%) Software Deployment
6 3 (4.35%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.45%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.45%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.45%) VBScript
3 1 (1.45%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) Python
3 1 (1.45%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 29 (42.03%) Security Cleared
2 22 (31.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (31.88%) SC Cleared
3 21 (30.43%) DV Cleared
3 21 (30.43%) MCP
4 14 (20.29%) MCSA
5 13 (18.84%) MCTS
6 8 (11.59%) MCSE
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.45%) CCNP
7 1 (1.45%) CCNA
7 1 (1.45%) MCITP
7 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (37.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.45%) XenApp
3 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.45%) MOM
3 1 (1.45%) OpenView
3 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (63.77%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.29%) HP
3 10 (14.49%) Cisco
4 8 (11.59%) Symantec
5 7 (10.14%) Fujitsu
6 6 (8.70%) VMware
7 5 (7.25%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (7.25%) McAfee
7 5 (7.25%) Lotus
7 5 (7.25%) SAP
8 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.90%) Sophos
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle
10 1 (1.45%) IBM
10 1 (1.45%) Veritas
10 1 (1.45%) Dell
10 1 (1.45%) Citrix
10 1 (1.45%) Sun
10 1 (1.45%) Meridio
10 1 (1.45%) Google
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30-35k+
Posted: 6 days ago