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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 187 187 147
Rank change year-on-year
0 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 23 36 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.53% 0.69% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.72% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 39
Median salary £28,500 £25,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +2.00%
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
4134 4992 5614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.98% 95.96% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3277 3974 3832
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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
Reading +2 12 £28,750 +15.00% 2
Maidenhead - 5 £32,500 -
Slough +16 1 £18,250 -59.44%
Newbury +2 1 £29,000 +45.00%
Wokingham - 1 £25,000 - 1
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 33 (63.46%) Active Directory
3 27 (51.92%) Windows Server
4 17 (32.69%) Windows 7
4 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
4 17 (32.69%) VMware
5 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (23.08%) SQL
8 10 (19.23%) Linux
8 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
8 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (13.46%) DHCP
11 7 (13.46%) Windows XP
11 7 (13.46%) DNS
11 7 (13.46%) SCCM
11 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
12 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
12 6 (11.54%) Veeam
12 6 (11.54%) HP
12 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
12 6 (11.54%) LAN
12 6 (11.54%) VPN
12 6 (11.54%) MCP
12 6 (11.54%) Unix
12 6 (11.54%) Finance
13 5 (9.62%) SAN

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 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Foundation
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
1 5 (9.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 7 (13.46%) DHCP
2 7 (13.46%) DNS
3 6 (11.54%) LAN
3 6 (11.54%) VPN
4 5 (9.62%) SAN
5 4 (7.69%) Skype
6 3 (5.77%) WAN
6 3 (5.77%) Wireless
7 2 (3.85%) NAS
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.92%) Firewall
8 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) German Language
2 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Driving Licence
1 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
1 3 (5.77%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) AS400
3 1 (1.92%) iSeries
3 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 27 (51.92%) Windows Server
3 17 (32.69%) Windows 7
4 10 (19.23%) Linux
4 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (13.46%) Windows 8
7 7 (13.46%) Windows XP
8 6 (11.54%) Unix
9 5 (9.62%) Windows 10
10 4 (7.69%) AIX
11 3 (5.77%) HPUX
11 3 (5.77%) IRIX
11 3 (5.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (7.69%) ITIL
1 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (5.77%) Change Management
2 3 (5.77%) Data Management
2 3 (5.77%) Escalation Management
2 3 (5.77%) Network Management
3 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
3 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
3 2 (3.85%) Software Delivery
3 2 (3.85%) Time Management
4 1 (1.92%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.92%) Business Continuity
4 1 (1.92%) Email Migration
4 1 (1.92%) ITSM
4 1 (1.92%) Service Management
4 1 (1.92%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.54%) MCP
3 4 (7.69%) MCSA
3 4 (7.69%) MCTS
4 3 (5.77%) MCITP
4 3 (5.77%) MCSE
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.92%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (63.46%) Active Directory
2 13 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.77%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) SCCM
2 3 (5.77%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.77%) DameWare
2 3 (5.77%) NetBackup
2 3 (5.77%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.92%) Legato
3 1 (1.92%) Simpana
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
1 17 (32.69%) VMware
2 6 (11.54%) HP
2 6 (11.54%) Veeam
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) Apple
4 3 (5.77%) Citrix
4 3 (5.77%) IBM
4 3 (5.77%) Sun
4 3 (5.77%) Symantec
5 2 (3.85%) CommVault
5 2 (3.85%) EMC
5 2 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (1.92%) arcserve
6 1 (1.92%) Facebook
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago