The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading 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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 106 138 138
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 12 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.73% 0.66% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.69% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 12
Median salary £27,500 £23,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.92%
2nd Line Support Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1570 2329 2536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.44% 95.37% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1154 1879 1595
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Reading region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
6 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
7 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (20.83%) MCP
8 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (20.83%) VLAN
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
8 5 (20.83%) Firewall
8 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
9 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 4 (16.67%) MCTS
9 4 (16.67%) ITIL
9 4 (16.67%) VPN
9 4 (16.67%) SLA
10 3 (12.50%) Cisco
10 3 (12.50%) LAN
10 3 (12.50%) WAN
10 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
10 3 (12.50%) Perfmon
11 2 (8.33%) Veeam
11 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (20.83%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) VLAN
3 4 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (8.33%) Skype
6 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) PKI
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (8.33%) Data Management
3 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) MCP
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (16.67%) MCTS
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Perfmon
2 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) CommVault
3 2 (8.33%) EMC
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) NetApp
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) Veeam
4 1 (4.17%) Facebook
4 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper