The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 239 240 239
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 16 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.22% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.32% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 9
Average salary £32,000 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £31,400
UK excluding London average salary £25,250 £24,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.12% -3.00%
2nd Line Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6998 7390 6799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.17% 96.22% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5930 6075 5828
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -1 12 £32,500 +30.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £23,500 -6.00% 1
Essex -13 1 £32,000 +39.13%
2nd Line Support Engineer
England

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 19 (67.86%) ITIL
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) MS Office
5 13 (46.43%) VMware
6 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 12 (42.86%) DNS
6 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (42.86%) Office 365
7 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (39.29%) DHCP
8 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
8 10 (35.71%) Linux
9 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 8 (28.57%) Citrix
9 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
10 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 7 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
10 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (25.00%) vSphere
10 7 (25.00%) VPN
10 7 (25.00%) C
10 7 (25.00%) Terminal Services
10 7 (25.00%) VMware Workstation

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Lync
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (50.00%) MS Office
2 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Office 365
2 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) DHCP
3 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 7 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) VLAN
6 2 (7.14%) SNMP
6 2 (7.14%) WLAN
7 1 (3.57%) LAN
7 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (25.00%) Handset
3 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) GIS
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (35.71%) Linux
5 7 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
7 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
7 2 (7.14%) SUSE
8 1 (3.57%) UNIX
8 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (25.00%) Information Security
3 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.14%) Security Patching
6 1 (3.57%) Server Building
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCNP
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (25.00%) vSphere
3 7 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 7 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Dollar Universe
1 4 (14.29%) Nagios
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) Trapeze
5 2 (7.14%) Apple
5 2 (7.14%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) NetIQ
5 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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