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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 302 319 278
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 120 149 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.69% 0.70% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.73% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 115 135 142
Median salary £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,200 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +2.00%
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
16822 20432 21243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.57% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14105 17127 16576
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +26 40 £28,000 +1.81% 2
Hampshire +34 36 £27,500 +12.24% 2
Berkshire +19 23 £28,500 +14.00% 4
Oxfordshire +2 14 £28,500 +7.54% 2
Buckinghamshire +11 3 £26,500 -3.63%
Kent -6 2 £22,500 -19.64% 1
West Sussex -4 1 £22,500 -9.09%
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 25 September 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.

1 199 (78.66%) Windows
2 142 (56.13%) Active Directory
3 124 (49.01%) Microsoft
4 105 (41.50%) MS Exchange
5 100 (39.53%) Windows Server
6 88 (34.78%) VMware
7 85 (33.60%) Windows 7
8 81 (32.02%) MS Excel
9 74 (29.25%) Cisco
10 63 (24.90%) ITIL
10 63 (24.90%) Windows 8
11 62 (24.51%) TCP/IP
12 60 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
12 60 (23.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 58 (22.92%) SLA
13 58 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 58 (22.92%) Firewall
14 57 (22.53%) Windows Server 2012
15 55 (21.74%) DNS
16 52 (20.55%) Linux
17 51 (20.16%) Citrix
18 48 (18.97%) Office 365
19 45 (17.79%) HP
20 44 (17.39%) SQL Server
21 43 (17.00%) Windows Server 2003
22 41 (16.21%) Exchange Server 2010
23 37 (14.62%) MS Office
23 37 (14.62%) WAN
24 34 (13.44%) DHCP
25 32 (12.65%) Driving Licence

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
1 105 (41.50%) MS Exchange
2 41 (16.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (10.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (4.74%) IIS
6 9 (3.56%) Apache
7 8 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.58%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.19%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.19%) SharePoint Foundation
10 1 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 81 (32.02%) MS Excel
2 37 (14.62%) MS Office
3 5 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 48 (18.97%) Office 365
2 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 62 (24.51%) TCP/IP
2 58 (22.92%) Firewall
3 55 (21.74%) DNS
4 37 (14.62%) WAN
5 34 (13.44%) DHCP
6 26 (10.28%) SMTP
6 26 (10.28%) VPN
7 25 (9.88%) LAN
8 23 (9.09%) ADSL
9 18 (7.11%) Internet
9 18 (7.11%) Network Security
10 17 (6.72%) VoIP
11 15 (5.93%) SAN
12 11 (4.35%) VLAN
13 9 (3.56%) HTTP
13 9 (3.56%) ICMP
13 9 (3.56%) Telnet
14 7 (2.77%) NAS
15 5 (1.98%) SSL
15 5 (1.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.19%) MySQL
4 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 23 (9.09%) Finance
2 14 (5.53%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.37%) Marketing
5 5 (1.98%) Electronics
6 4 (1.58%) German Language
6 4 (1.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.58%) Retail
7 3 (1.19%) Banking
8 2 (0.79%) Advertising
8 2 (0.79%) Back Office
8 2 (0.79%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.77%) Web Services
2 3 (1.19%) HTML
3 2 (0.79%) COM
4 1 (0.40%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.65%) Driving Licence
2 12 (4.74%) Blackberry
3 9 (3.56%) Statistics
4 5 (1.98%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.98%) Fat Client
4 5 (1.98%) Thin Client
5 4 (1.58%) e-Learning
5 4 (1.58%) iPad
5 4 (1.58%) iPhone
6 3 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.19%) EPoS
7 2 (0.79%) Blog
7 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.40%) AS400
8 1 (0.40%) Clustering
8 1 (0.40%) iSeries
8 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 199 (78.66%) Windows
2 100 (39.53%) Windows Server
3 85 (33.60%) Windows 7
4 63 (24.90%) Windows 8
5 60 (23.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (22.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 52 (20.55%) Linux
8 43 (17.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 32 (12.65%) Windows 10
10 30 (11.86%) Windows XP
11 29 (11.46%) Mac OS X
12 12 (4.74%) Android
13 10 (3.95%) Windows 2000
13 10 (3.95%) Windows Mobile
14 9 (3.56%) Windows Vista
15 8 (3.16%) Unix
16 6 (2.37%) Apple iOS
17 5 (1.98%) VMS
18 4 (1.58%) AIX
19 3 (1.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.90%) ITIL
2 25 (9.88%) Mentoring
3 19 (7.51%) ITSM
3 19 (7.51%) Kalman Filter
4 18 (7.11%) Web Filtering
5 17 (6.72%) Email Filtering
6 14 (5.53%) Ticket Management
7 13 (5.14%) Service Management
8 10 (3.95%) Business Continuity
9 9 (3.56%) Data Security
9 9 (3.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (3.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (3.56%) Security Patching
10 8 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (2.77%) Network Design
12 6 (2.37%) Time Management
13 5 (1.98%) Digital Marketing
13 5 (1.98%) Incident Management
13 5 (1.98%) Programme Management
13 5 (1.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.30%) SQL
2 4 (1.58%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.19%) Java
3 3 (1.19%) VB
4 2 (0.79%) X++
5 1 (0.40%) C++
5 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 58 (22.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (11.86%) MCSA
3 29 (11.46%) CCNA
3 29 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (10.67%) MCP
5 18 (7.11%) MCTS
6 15 (5.93%) CCA
6 15 (5.93%) Citrix Certification
6 15 (5.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 15 (5.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (5.53%) Degree
8 13 (5.14%) MCSE
9 9 (3.56%) MCITP
10 6 (2.37%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.58%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.19%) DBS Check
13 1 (0.40%) CompTIA Security+
13 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.40%) MCDST
13 1 (0.40%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (22.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.40%) COBIT
System Software
1 142 (56.13%) Active Directory
2 60 (23.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (9.88%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.77%) Terminal Server
4 7 (2.77%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.58%) vSphere
6 2 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.79%) XenApp
7 1 (0.40%) Firmware
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (8.70%) SCCM
2 11 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 10 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (3.95%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.98%) Nagios
4 5 (1.98%) SCSM
5 4 (1.58%) DameWare
6 3 (1.19%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.19%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.40%) Legato
7 1 (0.40%) Simpana
7 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 124 (49.01%) Microsoft
2 88 (34.78%) VMware
3 74 (29.25%) Cisco
4 51 (20.16%) Citrix
5 45 (17.79%) HP
6 26 (10.28%) EMC
7 24 (9.49%) Veeam
8 17 (6.72%) NetApp
9 15 (5.93%) IBM
10 13 (5.14%) Apple
10 13 (5.14%) Symantec
11 10 (3.95%) Dell
12 9 (3.56%) Brocade
12 9 (3.56%) Extreme Networks
13 7 (2.77%) SonicWALL
14 5 (1.98%) Adobe
14 5 (1.98%) Palo Alto
14 5 (1.98%) SAP
14 5 (1.98%) SolarWinds
15 4 (1.58%) Oracle
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