The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank - - 72
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +4.16%
2nd Line Support Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
567 591 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.19% 96.89% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 462 514 552
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Merseyside

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V