The first table below looks at the demand for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 104 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 8 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 0.67% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.72% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 3
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £38,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1220 1114 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.06% 92.99% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 989 935 677
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Kent

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) Firewall
3 12 (80.00%) Blackberry
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (73.33%) Cisco
4 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (73.33%) Avaya
4 11 (73.33%) Mac OS X
4 11 (73.33%) Apple
4 11 (73.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (73.33%) CCNA
4 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
4 11 (73.33%) MCSE
4 11 (73.33%) MS Office
4 11 (73.33%) MCITP
4 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 11 (73.33%) Problem Management
4 11 (73.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 11 (73.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) LAN
6 1 (6.67%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) VPN
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (73.33%) MS Exchange
1 11 (73.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 11 (73.33%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Mac OS X
2 11 (73.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 11 (73.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (73.33%) MCSE
2 11 (73.33%) CCNA
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (73.33%) MCITP
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 11 (73.33%) Avaya
2 11 (73.33%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
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