The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2nd Line Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Network Engineer
Rank 857 819 850
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Network Engineer 9 45 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.044% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.046% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 7 45 18
Average salary £22,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.76% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £32,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -10.34%
2nd Line Network Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

2nd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

2nd Line Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

2nd Line Network Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

2nd Line Network Engineer Salary Trend in England

2nd Line Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

2nd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in England

2nd Line Network Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
South East -3 5 £22,500 -30.76%
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
South West -5 1 £22,500 -6.25%
East of England -24 1 - -
2nd Line Network Engineer
UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited 2nd Line Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
3 12 (52.17%) CCNA
4 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
5 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
5 8 (34.78%) WAN
6 7 (30.43%) LAN
7 6 (26.09%) BGP
7 6 (26.09%) CCNP
7 6 (26.09%) SLA
8 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
8 5 (21.74%) Network Security
8 5 (21.74%) VoIP
8 5 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
9 4 (17.39%) Broadband
9 4 (17.39%) MPLS
10 3 (13.04%) VPN
10 3 (13.04%) SNMP
10 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
10 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.04%) ADSL
10 3 (13.04%) Fujitsu
10 3 (13.04%) WatchGuard
10 3 (13.04%) Linux
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (13.04%) Degree

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited 2nd Line Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (60.87%) Firewall
2 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
3 8 (34.78%) WAN
4 7 (30.43%) LAN
5 6 (26.09%) BGP
6 5 (21.74%) VoIP
6 5 (21.74%) Network Security
7 4 (17.39%) Broadband
7 4 (17.39%) MPLS
8 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
8 3 (13.04%) ADSL
8 3 (13.04%) VPN
8 3 (13.04%) SNMP
9 2 (8.70%) Ethereal
9 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
9 2 (8.70%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (8.70%) tcpdump
9 2 (8.70%) DNS
9 2 (8.70%) SSL
9 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Validation
3 1 (4.35%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (52.17%) CCNA
3 6 (26.09%) CCNP
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) CCIP
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) ARCserve
1 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.35%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Fortinet
3 3 (13.04%) Fujitsu
3 3 (13.04%) WatchGuard
4 2 (8.70%) SonicWALL
4 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) Sophos
4 2 (8.70%) Websense
4 2 (8.70%) Clearswift
4 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.70%) F5
5 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Veritas
5 1 (4.35%) Brocade