The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 72 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.30% 0.68% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.71% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £38,750 £31,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -34.21%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £25,000 £27,125
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -7.83%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
631 560 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 94.60% 95.40% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 490 470 468
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £65,000
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 Slough

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) e-Health
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) FCoE
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (100.00%) FlexPod
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (100.00%) FCoE
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) e-Health
1 2 (100.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) NetApp
1 2 (100.00%) VMware