The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had 2nd Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 197 215 222
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 29 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.54% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.56% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 27
Median salary £22,000 £23,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,300 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,300
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
2nd Line Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5325 5879 6745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.21% 96.39% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4523 4732 5412
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 17 £20,500 -8.88%
Cheshire +26 9 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Merseyside - 2 £25,750 -
Lancashire +1 1 £21,500 -14.00%
2nd Line Support Engineer
England

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 2nd Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (70.45%) Windows
2 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
3 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
4 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
5 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
6 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 14 (31.82%) ITIL
7 14 (31.82%) Service Management
8 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
9 12 (27.27%) Citrix
10 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (25.00%) Office 365
11 10 (22.73%) Firewall
11 10 (22.73%) MS Office
12 9 (20.45%) VoIP
12 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
14 6 (13.64%) MCSE
14 6 (13.64%) MCSA
14 6 (13.64%) MCP
14 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (13.64%) DHCP
14 6 (13.64%) MCITP
15 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (11.36%) Change Control
15 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
15 5 (11.36%) SLA
15 5 (11.36%) Cisco
15 5 (11.36%) VMware

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.27%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) Firewall
2 9 (20.45%) VoIP
3 6 (13.64%) DHCP
4 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (9.09%) BGP
5 4 (9.09%) DNS
5 4 (9.09%) Internet
5 4 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (9.09%) IPsec
6 3 (6.82%) LAN
6 3 (6.82%) VPN
6 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 2 (4.55%) IPv4
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
7 2 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (4.55%) SAN
8 1 (2.27%) Skype
8 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (4.55%) CMDB
2 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (70.45%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
3 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.55%) Android
7 2 (4.55%) Linux
8 1 (2.27%) AIX
8 1 (2.27%) Unix
8 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) ITIL
1 14 (31.82%) Service Management
2 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
3 5 (11.36%) Change Control
4 4 (9.09%) Coaching
4 4 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.27%) Change Management
6 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.27%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.27%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.27%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) MCITP
1 6 (13.64%) MCP
1 6 (13.64%) MCSA
1 6 (13.64%) MCSE
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) CCNA
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.09%) MCTS
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) XenApp
2 4 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.27%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 29 (65.91%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) Citrix
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco
3 5 (11.36%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) Apple
4 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
4 2 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (2.27%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Sage
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