The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 91 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.21% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
2nd Line Support Engineer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
926 780 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.62% 98.36% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 811 659 788
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Brighton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Brighton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) WAN
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Social Media
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware