The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham 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 131 122 116
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.56% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.57% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 4
Median salary £23,500 £26,250 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% +14.13%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.01%
2nd Line Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2249 1740 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.50% 98.25% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1678 1402 1538
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 Birmingham

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the Birmingham region.

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

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 Birmingham region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) Automotive
6 4 (30.77%) Logistics
6 4 (30.77%) MS Office
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) VLAN
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (15.38%) SCCM
8 2 (15.38%) Novell
8 2 (15.38%) Apple
8 2 (15.38%) GroupWise
8 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
8 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 2 (15.38%) Linux
9 1 (7.69%) JBoss
9 1 (7.69%) MCSE
9 1 (7.69%) Windows XP

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) GroupWise
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) VLAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Financial Institution
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.69%) Android
7 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Logistics
2 1 (7.69%) Change Management
2 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) Novell
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam