The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 217 186 197
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 23 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.70% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.73% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 19
Average salary £21,000 £24,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5660 5857 5070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 95.86% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4762 4823 4465
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cornwall +1 12 £21,000 -6.66%
Wiltshire -19 7 £26,500 +15.21% 1
Somerset +12 2 £35,000 +29.62%
Dorset +10 2 £24,000 -5.88% 3
2nd Line Support Engineer
England

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title.

1 47 (71.21%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) MS Exchange
3 32 (48.48%) TCP/IP
4 30 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (42.42%) Firewall
6 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2010
8 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (36.36%) WAN
9 24 (36.36%) MCSA
9 24 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 23 (34.85%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (34.85%) LAN
11 22 (33.33%) ADSL
11 22 (33.33%) A+ Certification
12 21 (31.82%) Network+ Certification
12 21 (31.82%) Windows Vista
13 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
14 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
14 19 (28.79%) VMware
15 15 (22.73%) Cisco
16 10 (15.15%) SLA
17 9 (13.64%) Juniper
17 9 (13.64%) F5
18 8 (12.12%) vSphere
18 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
18 8 (12.12%) Linux
19 7 (10.61%) SAN
19 7 (10.61%) Citrix

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (53.03%) MS Exchange
2 26 (39.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (34.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.03%) Lync
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (48.48%) TCP/IP
2 28 (42.42%) Firewall
3 24 (36.36%) WAN
4 23 (34.85%) LAN
5 22 (33.33%) ADSL
6 7 (10.61%) SAN
7 5 (7.58%) VLAN
8 4 (6.06%) NAS
8 4 (6.06%) Wireless
8 4 (6.06%) IPsec
8 4 (6.06%) PBX
8 4 (6.06%) VoIP
8 4 (6.06%) SSL
9 3 (4.55%) LDAP
9 3 (4.55%) TETRA
9 3 (4.55%) Internet
9 3 (4.55%) DASS2
9 3 (4.55%) DPNSS
10 2 (3.03%) MPLS
11 1 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Banking
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
1 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 47 (71.21%) Windows
2 30 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (37.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (31.82%) Windows Vista
6 8 (12.12%) Linux
7 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
8 4 (6.06%) CentOS
8 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.58%) ITIL
2 3 (4.55%) Workflow
3 2 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity
4 1 (1.52%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.52%) Network Design
4 1 (1.52%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (1.52%) Network Management
4 1 (1.52%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (37.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (36.36%) MCSA
3 22 (33.33%) A+ Certification
4 21 (31.82%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (3.03%) MCITP
5 2 (3.03%) CCNA
5 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) MCP
6 1 (1.52%) CCNP
6 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.12%) vSphere
3 7 (10.61%) vCloud
4 4 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
1 19 (28.79%) VMware
2 15 (22.73%) Cisco
3 9 (13.64%) F5
3 9 (13.64%) Juniper
4 7 (10.61%) Citrix
5 4 (6.06%) HP
6 3 (4.55%) Nortel
6 3 (4.55%) Avaya
6 3 (4.55%) Siemens
7 1 (1.52%) Symantec
7 1 (1.52%) McAfee
7 1 (1.52%) NetApp
7 1 (1.52%) Mitel
Sherborne, Dorset
Reed Technology
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £22800.00 per annum + On Call + Bonus - OTE £28,000
Posted: 26 days ago