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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 274 329 292
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 19 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 22
Average salary £28,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.63% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.91%
2nd Line Support Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9167 11728 10789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.43% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7862 9928 9271
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 46 (88.46%) Windows
2 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
3 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
5 18 (34.62%) Firewall
6 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
7 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
8 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (25.00%) Windows 8
9 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (21.15%) VMware
10 11 (21.15%) MS Office
10 11 (21.15%) WAN
10 11 (21.15%) LAN
10 11 (21.15%) DNS
11 9 (17.31%) DHCP
11 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
11 9 (17.31%) Cisco
11 9 (17.31%) Blackberry
11 9 (17.31%) Apple
11 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (15.38%) MCSE
13 7 (13.46%) SLA
13 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
13 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (13.46%) Network Management
14 6 (11.54%) Windows Vista

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.85%) Lync
6 2 (3.85%) IIS
6 2 (3.85%) Apache
Applications
1 20 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 11 (21.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) Firewall
2 11 (21.15%) WAN
2 11 (21.15%) LAN
2 11 (21.15%) DNS
3 9 (17.31%) DHCP
3 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.62%) VoIP
5 3 (5.77%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.85%) VLAN
6 2 (3.85%) IPv4
6 2 (3.85%) IPv6
6 2 (3.85%) VPN
6 2 (3.85%) ADSL
7 1 (1.92%) DSL
7 1 (1.92%) MPLS
7 1 (1.92%) Network Security
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) Java RMI
2 1 (1.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.92%) Handset
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (88.46%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (28.85%) Windows 7
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (11.54%) Windows Vista
6 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 6 (11.54%) Linux
7 5 (9.62%) Mac OS
8 3 (5.77%) Mac OS X
8 3 (5.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
1 7 (13.46%) Network Management
2 5 (9.62%) ITIL
3 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.85%) Migration
5 2 (3.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (15.38%) MCSE
3 6 (11.54%) MCSA
4 5 (9.62%) MCP
5 4 (7.69%) MCITP
6 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.77%) CCNA
7 2 (3.85%) MCTS
7 2 (3.85%) Degree
8 1 (1.92%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.92%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (36.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) DameWare
1 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.15%) VMware
3 9 (17.31%) Cisco
3 9 (17.31%) Apple
4 3 (5.77%) Citrix
4 3 (5.77%) Google
5 2 (3.85%) Draytek
5 2 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) Avaya
6 1 (1.92%) CommVault
6 1 (1.92%) Symantec
6 1 (1.92%) Mitel
6 1 (1.92%) SonicWALL