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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 79 85 99
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 10 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.89% 0.48% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.51% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 4
Average salary £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -9.09%
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
1067 980 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.44% 93.16% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 838 820 975
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 £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 8 (57.14%) Statistics
3 8 (57.14%) XenApp
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) MCSE
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) Apache
7 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Mitel
7 2 (14.29%) Retail
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
8 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (7.14%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Statistics
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) MCP
4 1 (7.14%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) CCNA
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Mitel
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft