The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 17 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.32% 0.64% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £19,500 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
2nd Line Support Engineer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton 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
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
73 155 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 96.05% 98.73% 99.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70 129 140
Average salary £31,500 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.25% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bolton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware