The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had 2nd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 169 190 177
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 20 31 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.59% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.62% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 26
Median salary £27,500 £33,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +21.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,300 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,000 £26,000

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
3486 4992 5234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.48% 95.65% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2759 4058 3786
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +35 7 £27,500 +3.77%
Slough +29 6 £25,500 -49.00%
Bracknell +6 2 £30,000 +3.44%
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Ascot - 2 £25,000 -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 2nd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Active Directory
3 23 (53.49%) Windows Server
4 20 (46.51%) VMware
5 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (39.53%) Windows 7
7 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
8 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
8 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
8 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
8 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
9 12 (27.91%) MS Office
9 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (25.58%) Firewall
11 10 (23.26%) MCP
12 8 (18.60%) Cisco
12 8 (18.60%) Finance
12 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (16.28%) Windows 8
13 7 (16.28%) MCTS
13 7 (16.28%) Linux
13 7 (16.28%) VPN
13 7 (16.28%) LAN
14 6 (13.95%) MCSA
14 6 (13.95%) SQL
14 6 (13.95%) HP
14 6 (13.95%) Office 365
14 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
15 5 (11.63%) VLAN

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Foundation
5 2 (4.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
2 11 (25.58%) Firewall
3 7 (16.28%) LAN
3 7 (16.28%) VPN
4 5 (11.63%) VLAN
4 5 (11.63%) WAN
5 4 (9.30%) DHCP
5 4 (9.30%) DNS
5 4 (9.30%) VoIP
6 3 (6.98%) PBX
6 3 (6.98%) Wireless
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.65%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.65%) NAS
7 2 (4.65%) Network Security
7 2 (4.65%) SAN
7 2 (4.65%) Skype
8 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
8 1 (2.33%) SSL
8 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.65%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Fat Client
1 3 (6.98%) iPad
1 3 (6.98%) iPhone
1 3 (6.98%) Thin Client
1 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (4.65%) NHS
2 2 (4.65%) PKI
2 2 (4.65%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Windows Server
3 17 (39.53%) Windows 7
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (16.28%) Linux
5 7 (16.28%) Windows 8
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
8 3 (6.98%) Windows Phone
9 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Data Protection
2 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.98%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.65%) Data Management
4 2 (4.65%) Software Delivery
4 2 (4.65%) Time Management
5 1 (2.33%) ITSM
5 1 (2.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (2.33%) Open Source
5 1 (2.33%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (2.33%) Service Management
5 1 (2.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.65%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.26%) MCP
3 7 (16.28%) MCTS
4 6 (13.95%) MCSA
5 4 (9.30%) MCITP
5 4 (9.30%) MCSE
6 2 (4.65%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) CCNA
7 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (67.44%) Active Directory
2 19 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.65%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Perfmon
2 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) VMware
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.60%) Cisco
4 6 (13.95%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) IBM
6 4 (9.30%) Symantec
7 3 (6.98%) CheckPoint
7 3 (6.98%) Dell
7 3 (6.98%) Kaspersky
7 3 (6.98%) Xerox
8 2 (4.65%) CommVault
8 2 (4.65%) EMC
8 2 (4.65%) Google
8 2 (4.65%) Juniper
8 2 (4.65%) NetApp
8 2 (4.65%) Veeam
9 1 (2.33%) Fortinet