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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 91 91 86
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.38% 0.48% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.51% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Average salary £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.04%
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
1000 988 1045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.60% 94.18% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 849 778 833
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,100 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) MCSA
5 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
5 3 (42.86%) WatchGuard
5 3 (42.86%) Time Management
5 3 (42.86%) Polycom
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (14.29%) Degree
7 1 (14.29%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 3 (42.86%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Polycom
3 3 (42.86%) WatchGuard