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 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 311 355 287
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -68
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 108 126 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.59% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.60% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 104 112 141
Median salary £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £43,100 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.92%
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
15877 20873 21540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.85% 97.06% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 13240 17613 17168
Median salary £44,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 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 5 December 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 5 December 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
Surrey +16 26 £27,750 -0.89% 1
Hampshire -3 24 £23,500 -4.08% 4
Berkshire +45 23 £27,500 -3.50% 4
West Sussex +29 18 £25,000 +6.38% 1
Buckinghamshire +10 7 £26,500 +0.95% 2
Oxfordshire +28 6 £21,250 -19.81% 4
Kent +15 4 £29,000 +20.83%
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 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 South East region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 190 (79.50%) Windows
2 147 (61.51%) Active Directory
3 111 (46.44%) Microsoft
4 109 (45.61%) MS Exchange
5 102 (42.68%) Windows Server
6 80 (33.47%) Windows 7
7 72 (30.13%) VMware
8 63 (26.36%) TCP/IP
8 63 (26.36%) Windows 8
9 58 (24.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 58 (24.27%) Firewall
9 58 (24.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 53 (22.18%) Cisco
10 53 (22.18%) MS Excel
11 50 (20.92%) ITIL
12 49 (20.50%) Office 365
13 48 (20.08%) SQL Server
14 47 (19.67%) MS Office
15 46 (19.25%) Linux
16 44 (18.41%) VMware Infrastructure
17 43 (17.99%) DNS
18 39 (16.32%) WAN
19 38 (15.90%) Microsoft Certification
20 37 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
20 37 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
21 36 (15.06%) MCP
22 34 (14.23%) Finance
23 33 (13.81%) SLA
24 32 (13.39%) Citrix
25 31 (12.97%) 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
1 109 (45.61%) MS Exchange
2 37 (15.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (8.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (4.18%) IIS
6 9 (3.77%) Apache
7 8 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (2.51%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.26%) SharePoint Foundation
9 3 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.84%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 53 (22.18%) MS Excel
2 47 (19.67%) MS Office
3 3 (1.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 49 (20.50%) Office 365
2 5 (2.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 63 (26.36%) TCP/IP
2 58 (24.27%) Firewall
3 43 (17.99%) DNS
4 39 (16.32%) WAN
5 31 (12.97%) DHCP
5 31 (12.97%) LAN
6 29 (12.13%) VoIP
7 23 (9.62%) VPN
8 21 (8.79%) SMTP
9 17 (7.11%) Network Security
10 16 (6.69%) SAN
11 15 (6.28%) ADSL
12 14 (5.86%) VLAN
13 13 (5.44%) Internet
14 9 (3.77%) HTTP
14 9 (3.77%) ICMP
14 9 (3.77%) Telnet
15 5 (2.09%) SSL
15 5 (2.09%) Wireless
15 5 (2.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 34 (14.23%) Finance
2 21 (8.79%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.60%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.35%) Banking
5 5 (2.09%) Electronics
5 5 (2.09%) Marketing
6 3 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.26%) Retail
7 2 (0.84%) Back Office
7 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.84%) German Language
7 2 (0.84%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.18%) HTML
2 5 (2.09%) Web Services
3 1 (0.42%) COM
3 1 (0.42%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.04%) Driving Licence
2 12 (5.02%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.77%) Statistics
4 6 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.51%) iPad
4 6 (2.51%) iPhone
5 5 (2.09%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (2.09%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.09%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.26%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.26%) EPoS
8 2 (0.84%) Blog
8 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.84%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.84%) NHS
8 2 (0.84%) PKI
8 2 (0.84%) Replication
8 2 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.42%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 190 (79.50%) Windows
2 102 (42.68%) Windows Server
3 80 (33.47%) Windows 7
4 63 (26.36%) Windows 8
5 58 (24.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (24.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (19.25%) Linux
7 37 (15.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (12.55%) Windows 10
9 29 (12.13%) Windows XP
10 20 (8.37%) Mac OS X
11 13 (5.44%) Android
12 11 (4.60%) Windows 2000
12 11 (4.60%) Windows Mobile
13 10 (4.18%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (2.51%) Apple iOS
14 6 (2.51%) Windows Vista
15 5 (2.09%) VMS
16 2 (0.84%) Unix
16 2 (0.84%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (20.92%) ITIL
2 19 (7.95%) ITSM
3 14 (5.86%) Kalman Filter
3 14 (5.86%) Mentoring
3 14 (5.86%) Service Management
4 13 (5.44%) Web Filtering
5 12 (5.02%) Email Filtering
6 10 (4.18%) Business Continuity
6 10 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (4.18%) Service Delivery
7 9 (3.77%) Data Security
7 9 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (3.77%) Security Patching
8 8 (3.35%) Network Design
9 7 (2.93%) ITIL V3
10 6 (2.51%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (2.09%) CRM
11 5 (2.09%) Data Protection
11 5 (2.09%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (2.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.95%) SQL
2 4 (1.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.84%) X++
4 1 (0.42%) C++
4 1 (0.42%) Java
4 1 (0.42%) VB
4 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (15.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (15.06%) MCP
3 18 (7.53%) MCSA
4 17 (7.11%) CCNA
4 17 (7.11%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (5.86%) Degree
5 14 (5.86%) MCSE
6 11 (4.60%) MCITP
7 9 (3.77%) MCTS
8 3 (1.26%) CCA
8 3 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.84%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.42%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.42%) MCDST
10 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.42%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.81%) SLA
System Software
1 147 (61.51%) Active Directory
2 44 (18.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (12.97%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.93%) Terminal Server
4 7 (2.93%) vSphere
5 6 (2.51%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.84%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.42%) Firmware
8 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (8.37%) SCCM
2 10 (4.18%) Tivoli
3 9 (3.77%) Backup Exec
3 9 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.09%) Nagios
5 4 (1.67%) DameWare
5 4 (1.67%) SCOM
6 3 (1.26%) Perfmon
6 3 (1.26%) WSUS
7 2 (0.84%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 111 (46.44%) Microsoft
2 72 (30.13%) VMware
3 53 (22.18%) Cisco
4 32 (13.39%) Citrix
5 30 (12.55%) HP
6 17 (7.11%) Veeam
7 15 (6.28%) IBM
7 15 (6.28%) Symantec
8 14 (5.86%) Apple
8 14 (5.86%) EMC
9 13 (5.44%) Dell
10 9 (3.77%) Brocade
10 9 (3.77%) Extreme Networks
11 5 (2.09%) NetApp
11 5 (2.09%) SAP
12 4 (1.67%) Google
12 4 (1.67%) Oracle
13 3 (1.26%) Adobe
13 3 (1.26%) Palo Alto
13 3 (1.26%) SonicWALL
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