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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 313 316 315
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 117 155 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.64% 0.74% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.77% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 112 142 123
Median salary £26,750 £26,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £35,000 £33,700
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
17905 20200 21828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.83% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15247 16527 17404
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 25 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 25 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 +10 39 £26,500 +8.16% 4
Berkshire +7 24 £29,500 +25.11% 4
Surrey +16 21 £28,500 +3.63% 4
Oxfordshire -20 17 £28,250 +22.82% 2
West Sussex -18 6 £22,500 -11.76%
Kent +2 3 £25,500 -15.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +22 2 £22,000 -20.00%
East Sussex +1 2 £28,750 +25.00%
Middlesex +13 1 £34,000 +36.00%
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 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.

1 203 (80.88%) Windows
2 141 (56.18%) Active Directory
3 137 (54.58%) Microsoft
4 99 (39.44%) MS Exchange
5 96 (38.25%) MS Excel
6 86 (34.26%) Windows Server
7 79 (31.47%) Windows 7
8 74 (29.48%) VMware
9 66 (26.29%) SLA
10 62 (24.70%) Citrix
10 62 (24.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 60 (23.90%) Cisco
12 59 (23.51%) Windows 8
13 58 (23.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 57 (22.71%) ITIL
15 56 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
16 54 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 48 (19.12%) DNS
18 47 (18.73%) Linux
19 46 (18.33%) TCP/IP
20 45 (17.93%) Firewall
21 44 (17.53%) Office 365
22 42 (16.73%) Exchange Server 2010
23 39 (15.54%) HP
24 34 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2013
25 33 (13.15%) MS Office
25 33 (13.15%) SQL Server
26 31 (12.35%) Driving Licence
27 30 (11.95%) Windows Server 2003
27 30 (11.95%) Hyper-V

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 99 (39.44%) MS Exchange
2 42 (16.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 34 (13.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (4.78%) SharePoint
6 9 (3.59%) IIS
7 8 (3.19%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (2.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.59%) Apache
10 3 (1.20%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.80%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 96 (38.25%) MS Excel
2 33 (13.15%) MS Office
3 5 (1.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 44 (17.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.12%) DNS
2 46 (18.33%) TCP/IP
3 45 (17.93%) Firewall
4 27 (10.76%) DHCP
5 24 (9.56%) VPN
6 23 (9.16%) WAN
7 21 (8.37%) SAN
8 18 (7.17%) LAN
9 16 (6.37%) ADSL
10 14 (5.58%) SMTP
11 10 (3.98%) Internet
11 10 (3.98%) VoIP
12 9 (3.59%) Network Security
13 8 (3.19%) NAS
14 7 (2.79%) Wireless
15 6 (2.39%) VLAN
16 5 (1.99%) 3G
16 5 (1.99%) DSL
16 5 (1.99%) HSPA
16 5 (1.99%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (1.99%) MySQL
4 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (5.18%) Manufacturing
2 12 (4.78%) Finance
3 8 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.59%) German Language
4 4 (1.59%) Marketing
4 4 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (1.59%) Retail
5 3 (1.20%) Electronics
6 2 (0.80%) Advertising
6 2 (0.80%) Back Office
6 2 (0.80%) Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.40%) Law
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.79%) Web Services
2 5 (1.99%) HTML
3 1 (0.40%) COM
3 1 (0.40%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.35%) Driving Licence
2 6 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (1.99%) Replication
4 4 (1.59%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.59%) e-Learning
4 4 (1.59%) Statistics
5 3 (1.20%) EPoS
5 3 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.20%) User Experience
6 2 (0.80%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.80%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.80%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.40%) Blog
7 1 (0.40%) Clustering
7 1 (0.40%) iSeries
7 1 (0.40%) NHS
7 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 203 (80.88%) Windows
2 86 (34.26%) Windows Server
3 79 (31.47%) Windows 7
4 62 (24.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 59 (23.51%) Windows 8
6 56 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (18.73%) Linux
8 30 (11.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (11.16%) Mac OS X
10 27 (10.76%) Windows 10
10 27 (10.76%) Windows XP
11 12 (4.78%) Unix
11 12 (4.78%) Windows Vista
12 7 (2.79%) Android
13 6 (2.39%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (1.99%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.59%) AIX
15 4 (1.59%) HPUX
16 3 (1.20%) IRIX
16 3 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.71%) ITIL
2 23 (9.16%) Mentoring
3 18 (7.17%) Ticket Management
4 13 (5.18%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (4.38%) ITSM
5 11 (4.38%) Web Filtering
6 10 (3.98%) Email Filtering
7 9 (3.59%) Service Delivery
8 7 (2.79%) Incident Management
8 7 (2.79%) Service Management
8 7 (2.79%) Time Management
9 6 (2.39%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (2.39%) Change Management
9 6 (2.39%) CRM
9 6 (2.39%) Software Deployment
10 5 (1.99%) Business Continuity
10 5 (1.99%) Migration
10 5 (1.99%) Network Design
10 5 (1.99%) Network Management
11 4 (1.59%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (9.16%) SQL
2 5 (1.99%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.20%) Java
3 3 (1.20%) VB
4 1 (0.40%) C++
4 1 (0.40%) VBA
Qualifications
1 54 (21.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (10.36%) CCNA
2 26 (10.36%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (9.16%) MCSA
4 19 (7.57%) CCA
4 19 (7.57%) Citrix Certification
4 19 (7.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 19 (7.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (7.17%) MCTS
6 13 (5.18%) MCP
7 11 (4.38%) Security Cleared
8 10 (3.98%) Degree
9 9 (3.59%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.59%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.59%) MCDST
10 4 (1.59%) MCSE
11 2 (0.80%) MCITP
12 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.40%) MOS
12 1 (0.40%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (26.29%) SLA
2 3 (1.20%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) COBIT
3 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 141 (56.18%) Active Directory
2 58 (23.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (11.95%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.79%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.39%) XenApp
6 5 (1.99%) Terminal Services
6 5 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (1.59%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.40%) Firmware
8 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.40%) Xen
8 1 (0.40%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (6.77%) SCCM
2 10 (3.98%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.79%) SCSM
4 6 (2.39%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.99%) Tivoli
6 3 (1.20%) DameWare
7 2 (0.80%) Nagios
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.40%) Legato
8 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.40%) Simpana
8 1 (0.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 137 (54.58%) Microsoft
2 74 (29.48%) VMware
3 62 (24.70%) Citrix
4 60 (23.90%) Cisco
5 39 (15.54%) HP
6 24 (9.56%) EMC
7 19 (7.57%) NetApp
8 18 (7.17%) Veeam
9 12 (4.78%) Apple
10 8 (3.19%) IBM
11 7 (2.79%) SolarWinds
11 7 (2.79%) SonicWALL
11 7 (2.79%) Symantec
12 5 (1.99%) Adobe
12 5 (1.99%) BT
12 5 (1.99%) Palo Alto
13 4 (1.59%) Dell
13 4 (1.59%) Extreme Networks
13 4 (1.59%) Juniper
13 4 (1.59%) Samsung
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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