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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 176 161 201
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 42 52 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.77% 0.96% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.03% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 25 38 16
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £40,000 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.96%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5097 5073 5739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.89% 93.53% 94.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3659 4053 4818
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 £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 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 11 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
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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 +7 26 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Bracknell -15 10 - - 1
Slough -5 2 £26,750 -23.57%
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 11 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 52 (80.00%) Windows
2 40 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 27 (41.54%) MS Exchange
4 25 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 24 (36.92%) Security Cleared
6 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (33.85%) MS Excel
7 22 (33.85%) MCP
8 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
9 19 (29.23%) SC Cleared
9 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (26.15%) DV Cleared
11 15 (23.08%) MCSA
12 14 (21.54%) MCTS
13 13 (20.00%) HP
13 13 (20.00%) Windows XP
14 12 (18.46%) LAN
14 12 (18.46%) WAN
15 10 (15.38%) Cisco
15 10 (15.38%) Firewall
15 10 (15.38%) Clustering
15 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
16 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (13.85%) High Availability
16 9 (13.85%) Windows 8
16 9 (13.85%) SQL
16 9 (13.85%) ITIL
17 8 (12.31%) MCSE
17 8 (12.31%) Symantec

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

For the 6 months to 11 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 27 (41.54%) MS Exchange
2 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (12.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (12.31%) Live Communications Server
5 5 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.15%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.08%) IIS
7 2 (3.08%) Lync
8 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.54%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 22 (33.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.77%) MS Visio
3 4 (6.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.54%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.46%) LAN
1 12 (18.46%) WAN
2 10 (15.38%) Firewall
3 7 (10.77%) VoIP
4 5 (7.69%) Internet
5 2 (3.08%) DNS
5 2 (3.08%) SMS
6 1 (1.54%) DHCP
6 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.54%) SAN
6 1 (1.54%) DMZ
6 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.54%) IPsec
6 1 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (9.23%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Military
3 1 (1.54%) German Language
3 1 (1.54%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Clustering
2 8 (12.31%) Blackberry
2 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.15%) PDA
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.54%) Social Media
4 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (80.00%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (32.31%) Windows 7
4 19 (29.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 9 (13.85%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.69%) UNIX
7 5 (7.69%) Linux
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.08%) IRIX
10 2 (3.08%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.08%) AIX
10 2 (3.08%) HPUX
10 2 (3.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) ITIL
1 9 (13.85%) High Availability
2 8 (12.31%) Incident Management
3 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
4 5 (7.69%) Time Management
5 3 (4.62%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.08%) Release Management
7 1 (1.54%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.54%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.54%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.54%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (1.54%) VBScript
3 1 (1.54%) Python
3 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (36.92%) Security Cleared
2 23 (35.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (33.85%) MCP
4 19 (29.23%) SC Cleared
5 17 (26.15%) DV Cleared
6 15 (23.08%) MCSA
7 14 (21.54%) MCTS
8 8 (12.31%) MCSE
9 1 (1.54%) MCITP
9 1 (1.54%) Degree
9 1 (1.54%) CCNP
9 1 (1.54%) CCNA
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) XenApp
3 1 (1.54%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.54%) OpenView
3 1 (1.54%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.54%) MOM
3 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.00%) HP
3 10 (15.38%) Cisco
4 8 (12.31%) Symantec
5 5 (7.69%) VMware
5 5 (7.69%) Fujitsu
6 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (6.15%) McAfee
6 4 (6.15%) Lotus
6 4 (6.15%) SAP
7 3 (4.62%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.08%) Sun
9 1 (1.54%) Sophos
9 1 (1.54%) Meridio
9 1 (1.54%) Google
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle
9 1 (1.54%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) Dell
9 1 (1.54%) Citrix
9 1 (1.54%) Veritas
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