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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 317 300 323
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 125 176 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.83% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.85% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 118 164 129
Median salary £26,500 £26,000 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +0.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 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
17715 20620 22623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.94% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15075 16800 18278
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +9 41 £26,500 +2.91% 2
Berkshire +15 31 £28,000 +18.74% 2
Surrey +6 20 £29,000 +11.53% 1
Oxfordshire -19 18 £28,000 +27.27% 3
West Sussex -1 5 £22,500 -11.76% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 3 £22,000 -20.00%
Kent -5 2 £25,750 -14.16%
East Sussex -10 2 £28,750 +15.00%
Middlesex - 1 £34,000 -
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 1 July 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.

1 209 (81.32%) Windows
2 153 (59.53%) Microsoft
3 146 (56.81%) Active Directory
4 104 (40.47%) MS Excel
5 101 (39.30%) MS Exchange
6 86 (33.46%) Windows Server
7 84 (32.68%) Windows 7
8 77 (29.96%) VMware
8 77 (29.96%) SLA
9 73 (28.40%) Citrix
10 72 (28.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 65 (25.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 59 (22.96%) Windows 8
13 58 (22.57%) VMware Infrastructure
13 58 (22.57%) Microsoft Certification
14 56 (21.79%) Cisco
15 54 (21.01%) ITIL
16 49 (19.07%) DNS
17 47 (18.29%) Exchange Server 2010
18 45 (17.51%) Office 365
18 45 (17.51%) TCP/IP
19 43 (16.73%) Firewall
20 37 (14.40%) HP
20 37 (14.40%) MS Office
21 36 (14.01%) Linux
22 35 (13.62%) Driving Licence
23 33 (12.84%) Exchange Server 2013
23 33 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
24 32 (12.45%) Mac OS X
25 30 (11.67%) Windows XP

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
1 101 (39.30%) MS Exchange
2 47 (18.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (12.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (5.45%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.89%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.95%) IIS
9 3 (1.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.17%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.78%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 104 (40.47%) MS Excel
2 37 (14.40%) MS Office
3 5 (1.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.39%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 45 (17.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (19.07%) DNS
2 45 (17.51%) TCP/IP
3 43 (16.73%) Firewall
4 27 (10.51%) DHCP
5 24 (9.34%) VPN
6 22 (8.56%) SAN
7 20 (7.78%) WAN
8 17 (6.61%) LAN
9 14 (5.45%) ADSL
10 12 (4.67%) VoIP
11 8 (3.11%) 3G
11 8 (3.11%) DSL
11 8 (3.11%) HSPA
11 8 (3.11%) Internet
11 8 (3.11%) NAS
11 8 (3.11%) SMTP
11 8 (3.11%) Wireless
12 5 (1.95%) Network Security
12 5 (1.95%) SSL
12 5 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.95%) MySQL
4 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 11 (4.28%) Manufacturing
2 9 (3.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.72%) Finance
4 4 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.56%) Retail
5 3 (1.17%) German Language
5 3 (1.17%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Advertising
6 2 (0.78%) Back Office
6 2 (0.78%) Banking
6 2 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.39%) Games
7 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.39%) Law
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.72%) Web Services
2 4 (1.56%) HTML
3 1 (0.39%) COM
3 1 (0.39%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.62%) Driving Licence
2 11 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.95%) Replication
4 4 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.56%) e-Learning
5 3 (1.17%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.17%) EPoS
5 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.17%) User Experience
5 3 (1.17%) VCE vBlock
6 2 (0.78%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.78%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.78%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.39%) AS400
7 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.39%) iSeries
7 1 (0.39%) NHS
7 1 (0.39%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 209 (81.32%) Windows
2 86 (33.46%) Windows Server
3 84 (32.68%) Windows 7
4 72 (28.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (25.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 59 (22.96%) Windows 8
7 36 (14.01%) Linux
8 33 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (12.45%) Mac OS X
10 30 (11.67%) Windows XP
11 27 (10.51%) Windows 10
12 14 (5.45%) Unix
13 13 (5.06%) Windows Vista
14 6 (2.33%) Android
15 5 (1.95%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.95%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (1.17%) AIX
16 3 (1.17%) HPUX
16 3 (1.17%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (21.01%) ITIL
2 30 (11.67%) Mentoring
3 19 (7.39%) Ticket Management
4 11 (4.28%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (3.89%) ITSM
6 9 (3.50%) Service Delivery
6 9 (3.50%) Web Filtering
7 8 (3.11%) Email Filtering
8 7 (2.72%) Incident Management
8 7 (2.72%) Network Management
8 7 (2.72%) Time Management
9 6 (2.33%) Change Management
9 6 (2.33%) Service Management
9 6 (2.33%) Software Deployment
10 5 (1.95%) CRM
10 5 (1.95%) Migration
10 5 (1.95%) Network Design
11 4 (1.56%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (1.17%) Asset Management
12 3 (1.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.39%) SQL
2 5 (1.95%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.17%) C++
3 3 (1.17%) Java
3 3 (1.17%) VB
3 3 (1.17%) VBA
4 2 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (22.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (10.51%) CCNA
2 27 (10.51%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (9.73%) MCSA
4 19 (7.39%) CCA
4 19 (7.39%) Citrix Certification
4 19 (7.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 19 (7.39%) MCTS
4 19 (7.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 17 (6.61%) Security Cleared
6 15 (5.84%) SC Cleared
7 14 (5.45%) Degree
8 10 (3.89%) MCP
9 4 (1.56%) MCSE
10 3 (1.17%) DBS Check
10 3 (1.17%) MCDST
11 2 (0.78%) CCNP
12 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.39%) MOS
12 1 (0.39%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (29.96%) SLA
2 3 (1.17%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) COBIT
3 1 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 146 (56.81%) Active Directory
2 58 (22.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (11.67%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.11%) Terminal Services
5 7 (2.72%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.33%) XenApp
7 5 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.56%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.17%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (1.17%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.39%) Firmware
10 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.39%) Xen
10 1 (0.39%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (7.00%) SCCM
2 11 (4.28%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.72%) SCSM
4 3 (1.17%) DameWare
4 3 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.39%) Legato
5 1 (0.39%) Nagios
5 1 (0.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.39%) Simpana
5 1 (0.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 153 (59.53%) Microsoft
2 77 (29.96%) VMware
3 73 (28.40%) Citrix
4 56 (21.79%) Cisco
5 37 (14.40%) HP
6 20 (7.78%) EMC
7 19 (7.39%) NetApp
8 14 (5.45%) Veeam
9 13 (5.06%) Apple
10 10 (3.89%) Juniper
11 8 (3.11%) BT
12 7 (2.72%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.72%) SonicWALL
13 6 (2.33%) IBM
14 5 (1.95%) Adobe
14 5 (1.95%) Palo Alto
15 4 (1.56%) Dell
15 4 (1.56%) Samsung
15 4 (1.56%) Symantec
16 3 (1.17%) Google
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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