The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 43 50 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 27 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.85% 1.31% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.14% 1.36% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £24,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
2nd Line Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell 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
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 367 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 94.25% 96.07% 90.56%
Number of salaries quoted 370 218 309
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 77 (95.06%) Windows
2 68 (83.95%) Security Cleared
3 61 (75.31%) DV Cleared
4 56 (69.14%) Release Management
5 52 (64.20%) Fujitsu
6 50 (61.73%) Microsoft
7 47 (58.02%) Active Directory
8 42 (51.85%) SC Cleared
9 41 (50.62%) MS Exchange
10 39 (48.15%) HP
10 39 (48.15%) MS Excel
11 37 (45.68%) Software Deployment
12 36 (44.44%) Software Distribution
12 36 (44.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 36 (44.44%) McAfee
13 35 (43.21%) Windows XP
14 33 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 33 (40.74%) Clustering
14 33 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2003
14 33 (40.74%) High Availability
15 32 (39.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 32 (39.51%) Sophos
16 31 (38.27%) Exchange Server 2010
17 29 (35.80%) Live Communications Server
17 29 (35.80%) Blackberry
17 29 (35.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 27 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
19 26 (32.10%) Retail
19 26 (32.10%) SCCM
19 26 (32.10%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 41 (50.62%) MS Exchange
2 33 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2003
3 31 (38.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 29 (35.80%) Live Communications Server
4 29 (35.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 39 (48.15%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Firewall
1 9 (11.11%) WAN
1 9 (11.11%) LAN
2 7 (8.64%) Internet
3 4 (4.94%) SMS
4 2 (2.47%) DNS
4 2 (2.47%) DHCP
5 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) VPN
5 1 (1.23%) SSL
5 1 (1.23%) SAN
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
General
1 26 (32.10%) Retail
1 26 (32.10%) Telecoms
1 26 (32.10%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 33 (40.74%) Clustering
2 29 (35.80%) Blackberry
3 21 (25.93%) Replication
4 10 (12.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 77 (95.06%) Windows
2 35 (43.21%) Windows XP
3 33 (40.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 10 (12.35%) Windows 7
6 8 (9.88%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (69.14%) Release Management
2 37 (45.68%) Software Deployment
3 36 (44.44%) Software Distribution
4 33 (40.74%) High Availability
5 10 (12.35%) Incident Management
6 7 (8.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (83.95%) Security Cleared
2 61 (75.31%) DV Cleared
3 42 (51.85%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 47 (58.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.88%) Hyper-V
2 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 36 (44.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 32 (39.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 26 (32.10%) SCCM
4 24 (29.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 52 (64.20%) Fujitsu
2 50 (61.73%) Microsoft
3 39 (48.15%) HP
4 36 (44.44%) McAfee
5 32 (39.51%) Sophos
6 9 (11.11%) VMware
7 8 (9.88%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco
8 1 (1.23%) Juniper