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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 169 176 205
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 48 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.69% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.74% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 12
Average salary £28,750 £30,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £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
5203 5170 5610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.70% 93.22% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3687 4098 4734
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 30 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 30 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 +15 23 £29,000 +0.86% 2
Bracknell +5 19 - - 2
Slough -5 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Maidenhead - 1 £35,000 -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 (77.46%) Windows
2 45 (63.38%) Microsoft
3 32 (45.07%) Security Cleared
4 30 (42.25%) MS Exchange
5 26 (36.62%) MS Excel
6 25 (35.21%) Active Directory
7 23 (32.39%) SC Cleared
7 23 (32.39%) DV Cleared
8 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (29.58%) Windows 7
9 20 (28.17%) MCP
10 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (23.94%) Windows XP
11 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2003
12 15 (21.13%) Clustering
12 15 (21.13%) HP
12 15 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (19.72%) High Availability
14 13 (18.31%) Live Communications Server
14 13 (18.31%) Incident Management
14 13 (18.31%) Blackberry
14 13 (18.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 13 (18.31%) MCSA
14 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (16.90%) MCTS
16 11 (15.49%) SQL
17 10 (14.08%) LAN
17 10 (14.08%) WAN
17 10 (14.08%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 30 (42.25%) MS Exchange
2 15 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 15 (21.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (18.31%) Live Communications Server
3 13 (18.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.04%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
5 2 (2.82%) Lync
6 1 (1.41%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (36.62%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.86%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
1 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) LAN
1 10 (14.08%) WAN
2 8 (11.27%) Firewall
2 8 (11.27%) Internet
3 7 (9.86%) VoIP
4 4 (5.63%) SMS
5 2 (2.82%) DNS
6 1 (1.41%) DMZ
6 1 (1.41%) SAN
6 1 (1.41%) DHCP
6 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.41%) VLAN
6 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.41%) German Language
2 1 (1.41%) Military
2 1 (1.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Legal
2 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.41%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) Clustering
2 13 (18.31%) Blackberry
2 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) PDA
4 1 (1.41%) Social Media
4 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (77.46%) Windows
2 21 (29.58%) Windows 7
3 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (23.94%) Windows XP
4 17 (23.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.68%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.63%) Linux
7 4 (5.63%) UNIX
8 3 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.41%) IRIX
9 1 (1.41%) AIX
9 1 (1.41%) HPUX
9 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) High Availability
2 13 (18.31%) Incident Management
3 9 (12.68%) ITIL
3 9 (12.68%) Time Management
4 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
5 6 (8.45%) Software Deployment
5 6 (8.45%) Release Management
6 4 (5.63%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.41%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.41%) MVC
7 1 (1.41%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.49%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.41%) Google Apps Script
3 1 (1.41%) Python
3 1 (1.41%) VBScript
3 1 (1.41%) C#
3 1 (1.41%) Java
3 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Security Cleared
2 23 (32.39%) SC Cleared
2 23 (32.39%) DV Cleared
3 21 (29.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (28.17%) MCP
5 13 (18.31%) MCSA
6 12 (16.90%) MCTS
7 8 (11.27%) MCSE
8 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.41%) CCNP
8 1 (1.41%) CCNA
8 1 (1.41%) MCITP
8 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (35.21%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.41%) XenApp
3 1 (1.41%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (4.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.41%) MOM
3 1 (1.41%) OpenView
3 1 (1.41%) SCCM
3 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.13%) HP
3 10 (14.08%) Cisco
4 9 (12.68%) Fujitsu
5 8 (11.27%) Symantec
6 6 (8.45%) VMware
6 6 (8.45%) McAfee
7 5 (7.04%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (7.04%) Lotus
7 5 (7.04%) SAP
8 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.82%) Sophos
10 1 (1.41%) Lumension
10 1 (1.41%) Veritas
10 1 (1.41%) Dell
10 1 (1.41%) Citrix
10 1 (1.41%) Sun
10 1 (1.41%) IBM
10 1 (1.41%) Oracle
10 1 (1.41%) Meridio
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