The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 71 64 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 3 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.41% 1.03% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.08% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 6
Average salary £24,000 £22,500 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,300 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -2.00%
2nd Line Support Engineer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
719 649 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 98.09% 95.86% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 650 600 333
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Northampton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (40.00%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) MCP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware