The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 86 72 86
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.38% 1.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.25% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 2
Average salary £26,750 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £32,500 £24,100
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
2nd Line Support Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
989 881 907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.30% 94.94% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 729 755 713
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 Milton Keynes

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCNA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee
1 1 (16.67%) VMware