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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 172 194 189
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 35 27 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 0.54% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.56% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 24
Median salary £28,000 £23,579 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.74% -17.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,500 £31,900
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.01%
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
4301 4789 5176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.11% 95.23% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3487 3590 3721
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell -9 7 £24,500 -10.90% 2
Wokingham - 6 £25,000 -
Reading +7 5 £25,000 +6.02%
Slough +2 5 £29,000 -31.76%
Maidenhead +13 4 £37,500 +54.63%
Newbury - 2 £25,000 -
Thatcham - 2 £28,000 -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 45 (73.77%) Windows
2 41 (67.21%) Active Directory
3 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
4 24 (39.34%) Windows 7
5 23 (37.70%) Windows Server
6 21 (34.43%) VMware
7 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (26.23%) Cisco
9 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
9 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (21.31%) Windows 8
10 13 (21.31%) SLA
10 13 (21.31%) Linux
10 13 (21.31%) ITIL
11 12 (19.67%) Windows 10
12 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
13 10 (16.39%) SQL
14 9 (14.75%) DNS
14 9 (14.75%) DHCP
14 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
14 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 8 (13.11%) SAN
15 8 (13.11%) Windows XP
15 8 (13.11%) WAN
15 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
16 7 (11.48%) LAN
16 7 (11.48%) NetApp
16 7 (11.48%) HP
16 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010

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 (22.95%) MS Exchange
2 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.56%) IIS
4 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) DHCP
1 9 (14.75%) DNS
1 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.11%) SAN
2 8 (13.11%) WAN
3 7 (11.48%) LAN
4 6 (9.84%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (8.20%) NAS
5 5 (8.20%) Wireless
6 4 (6.56%) Firewall
7 3 (4.92%) iSCSI
8 2 (3.28%) Unified Communications
8 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.64%) FCoE
9 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.64%) MPLS
9 1 (1.64%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Manufacturing
2 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Law
4 2 (3.28%) German Language
5 1 (1.64%) Electronics
5 1 (1.64%) Games
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) FlexPod
2 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.92%) NHS
3 3 (4.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.64%) e-Health
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.64%) PDA
4 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 45 (73.77%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) Windows 7
3 23 (37.70%) Windows Server
4 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (21.31%) Linux
6 13 (21.31%) Windows 8
7 12 (19.67%) Windows 10
8 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (13.11%) Windows XP
10 6 (9.84%) Unix
11 4 (6.56%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (4.92%) Android
12 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
12 3 (4.92%) HPUX
12 3 (4.92%) Mac OS
12 3 (4.92%) Mac OS X
13 2 (3.28%) AIX
13 2 (3.28%) IRIX
13 2 (3.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) ITIL
2 6 (9.84%) Network Management
2 6 (9.84%) Risk Analysis
2 6 (9.84%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (8.20%) Change Management
4 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.92%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.92%) Fault Management
5 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.28%) B2B
6 2 (3.28%) Data Management
6 2 (3.28%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.28%) Migration
6 2 (3.28%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (3.28%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.64%) Coaching
7 1 (1.64%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.64%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.92%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) CCNA
1 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) CCNP
3 3 (4.92%) MCP
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.64%) MCITP
4 1 (1.64%) MCSA
4 1 (1.64%) MCSE
4 1 (1.64%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.31%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (67.21%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.84%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.84%) vSphere
4 4 (6.56%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.64%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.64%) Legato
2 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.64%) Simpana
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (34.43%) VMware
3 16 (26.23%) Cisco
4 7 (11.48%) HP
4 7 (11.48%) NetApp
5 5 (8.20%) Apple
5 5 (8.20%) Juniper
6 4 (6.56%) Dell
6 4 (6.56%) Veeam
7 3 (4.92%) Citrix
7 3 (4.92%) Google
7 3 (4.92%) IBM
7 3 (4.92%) Nortel
8 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.28%) Sun
9 1 (1.64%) arcserve
9 1 (1.64%) Avaya
9 1 (1.64%) CA
9 1 (1.64%) EMC
9 1 (1.64%) Veritas