The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East 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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 313 312 296
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 123 142 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.68% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.71% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 118 129 129
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,000 £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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17461 20109 21814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.02% 96.60% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 14797 16576 17053
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 South East

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Hampshire +17 38 £26,500 +6.00% 1
Surrey +30 32 £27,500 - 4
Berkshire +6 23 £29,000 +13.72% 3
Oxfordshire +2 18 £28,250 +13.00% 1
West Sussex -7 5 £22,500 -10.00% 2
Kent +1 4 £24,000 -14.28%
Buckinghamshire +23 1 £21,000 -23.63%
2nd Line Support Engineer
England

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 South East region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 211 (80.53%) Windows
2 146 (55.73%) Active Directory
3 128 (48.85%) Microsoft
4 112 (42.75%) MS Exchange
5 98 (37.40%) Windows Server
6 92 (35.11%) Windows 7
7 89 (33.97%) MS Excel
8 80 (30.53%) VMware
9 71 (27.10%) Cisco
10 65 (24.81%) Windows 8
11 64 (24.43%) ITIL
11 64 (24.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 62 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
12 62 (23.66%) SLA
13 59 (22.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 55 (20.99%) Citrix
14 55 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
15 54 (20.61%) TCP/IP
15 54 (20.61%) Linux
16 53 (20.23%) DNS
17 52 (19.85%) Firewall
18 51 (19.47%) Office 365
19 46 (17.56%) Exchange Server 2010
19 46 (17.56%) HP
20 44 (16.79%) SQL Server
21 39 (14.89%) MS Office
21 39 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
22 35 (13.36%) Windows 10
23 34 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2013
24 32 (12.21%) DHCP

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 112 (42.75%) MS Exchange
2 46 (17.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (4.96%) IIS
6 10 (3.82%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.44%) Apache
8 8 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.15%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.15%) SharePoint Foundation
10 3 (1.15%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 89 (33.97%) MS Excel
2 39 (14.89%) MS Office
3 5 (1.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (2.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 51 (19.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (20.61%) TCP/IP
2 53 (20.23%) DNS
3 52 (19.85%) Firewall
4 32 (12.21%) DHCP
4 32 (12.21%) WAN
5 26 (9.92%) VPN
6 24 (9.16%) LAN
7 23 (8.78%) SMTP
8 20 (7.63%) ADSL
8 20 (7.63%) SAN
9 17 (6.49%) Network Security
10 14 (5.34%) Internet
10 14 (5.34%) VoIP
11 11 (4.20%) VLAN
12 9 (3.44%) HTTP
12 9 (3.44%) ICMP
12 9 (3.44%) Telnet
13 7 (2.67%) NAS
13 7 (2.67%) Wireless
14 5 (1.91%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.91%) MySQL
5 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 20 (7.63%) Finance
2 14 (5.34%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.67%) Marketing
5 6 (2.29%) Electronics
6 4 (1.53%) German Language
6 4 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.53%) Retail
7 2 (0.76%) Advertising
7 2 (0.76%) Back Office
7 2 (0.76%) Banking
7 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.38%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.38%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.29%) Web Services
2 2 (0.76%) COM
2 2 (0.76%) HTML
3 1 (0.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.83%) Driving Licence
2 9 (3.44%) Blackberry
2 9 (3.44%) Statistics
3 5 (1.91%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.91%) Fat Client
3 5 (1.91%) Thin Client
4 4 (1.53%) e-Learning
4 4 (1.53%) Replication
5 3 (1.15%) EPoS
5 3 (1.15%) iPad
5 3 (1.15%) iPhone
5 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.76%) User Experience
7 1 (0.38%) Blog
7 1 (0.38%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.38%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 211 (80.53%) Windows
2 98 (37.40%) Windows Server
3 92 (35.11%) Windows 7
4 65 (24.81%) Windows 8
5 64 (24.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (20.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (20.61%) Linux
8 39 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
9 35 (13.36%) Windows 10
10 30 (11.45%) Windows XP
11 28 (10.69%) Mac OS X
12 11 (4.20%) Unix
13 10 (3.82%) Android
13 10 (3.82%) Windows Vista
14 7 (2.67%) Windows 2000
14 7 (2.67%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (2.29%) Apple iOS
16 5 (1.91%) VMS
17 4 (1.53%) AIX
17 4 (1.53%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (24.43%) ITIL
2 24 (9.16%) Mentoring
3 17 (6.49%) ITSM
3 17 (6.49%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (6.11%) Ticket Management
5 15 (5.73%) Web Filtering
6 14 (5.34%) Email Filtering
7 12 (4.58%) Service Management
8 10 (3.82%) Business Continuity
9 9 (3.44%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (3.44%) Data Security
9 9 (3.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.44%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (3.44%) Security Patching
10 8 (3.05%) Service Delivery
11 7 (2.67%) Incident Management
12 6 (2.29%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (2.29%) Programme Management
12 6 (2.29%) Time Management
13 5 (1.91%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.78%) SQL
2 4 (1.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.15%) Java
3 3 (1.15%) VB
4 1 (0.38%) C++
4 1 (0.38%) VBA
4 1 (0.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 59 (22.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (11.07%) MCSA
3 28 (10.69%) CCNA
3 28 (10.69%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (8.78%) MCP
5 19 (7.25%) MCTS
6 17 (6.49%) CCA
6 17 (6.49%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (6.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 17 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (5.34%) Degree
8 10 (3.82%) MCSE
9 8 (3.05%) Security Cleared
10 6 (2.29%) MCITP
10 6 (2.29%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.53%) DBS Check
12 3 (1.15%) MCDST
13 1 (0.38%) CompTIA Security+
13 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.38%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (23.66%) SLA
2 2 (0.76%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 146 (55.73%) Active Directory
2 62 (23.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (9.92%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.67%) XenDesktop
5 5 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.91%) XenApp
6 4 (1.53%) Terminal Server
7 3 (1.15%) vSphere
8 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.76%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.38%) Firmware
9 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.38%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.38%) Xen
9 1 (0.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (8.02%) SCCM
2 11 (4.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (3.82%) Tivoli
4 9 (3.44%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.67%) SCSM
6 5 (1.91%) Nagios
7 3 (1.15%) DameWare
8 1 (0.38%) Legato
8 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.38%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.38%) Simpana
8 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 128 (48.85%) Microsoft
2 80 (30.53%) VMware
3 71 (27.10%) Cisco
4 55 (20.99%) Citrix
5 46 (17.56%) HP
6 26 (9.92%) EMC
7 22 (8.40%) Veeam
8 17 (6.49%) NetApp
9 13 (4.96%) Apple
9 13 (4.96%) IBM
10 11 (4.20%) Symantec
11 9 (3.44%) Brocade
11 9 (3.44%) Extreme Networks
12 8 (3.05%) Dell
13 7 (2.67%) SolarWinds
13 7 (2.67%) SonicWALL
14 6 (2.29%) SAP
15 5 (1.91%) Adobe
15 5 (1.91%) Palo Alto
16 3 (1.15%) Google
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