The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West 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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 180 186 201
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 66 60 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.18% 0.99% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.01% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 65 52 29
Median salary £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,200
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +4.16%
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
5394 5927 5607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.79% 97.44% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4536 4876 4680
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £57,500
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 West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

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
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Wiltshire +15 25 £28,250 +20.21%
Dorset +23 14 £24,000 -2.04%
Cornwall -8 12 £22,500 +7.14% 2
Bristol +6 7 £28,000 +33.33%
Somerset +3 5 £28,250 -19.28% 1
Gloucestershire -13 3 £23,500 -6.00%
2nd Line Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 West region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 97 (90.65%) Windows
2 81 (75.70%) Microsoft
3 80 (74.77%) VMware
4 79 (73.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 76 (71.03%) MS Exchange
6 72 (67.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 67 (62.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 47 (43.93%) Exchange Server 2010
9 46 (42.99%) Firewall
9 46 (42.99%) Active Directory
10 44 (41.12%) Windows Server
11 43 (40.19%) Office 365
12 42 (39.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (34.58%) Cisco
14 36 (33.64%) VoIP
15 34 (31.78%) Security Cleared
15 34 (31.78%) SC Cleared
16 28 (26.17%) Hyper-V
17 25 (23.36%) Wi-Fi
18 23 (21.50%) MS Excel
19 22 (20.56%) Windows 7
19 22 (20.56%) Driving Licence
20 21 (19.63%) ITIL
20 21 (19.63%) Juniper
21 19 (17.76%) A+ Certification
21 19 (17.76%) Windows 10
22 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2008
22 17 (15.89%) Network+ Certification
23 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
23 16 (14.95%) MCSA

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 76 (71.03%) MS Exchange
2 67 (62.62%) Exchange Server 2007
3 47 (43.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (21.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 43 (40.19%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (42.99%) Firewall
2 36 (33.64%) VoIP
3 25 (23.36%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (14.02%) LAN
5 14 (13.08%) TCP/IP
5 14 (13.08%) WAN
6 11 (10.28%) ADSL
7 6 (5.61%) DNS
8 3 (2.80%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (2.80%) VPN
9 1 (0.93%) DHCP
9 1 (0.93%) Internet
9 1 (0.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
General
1 3 (2.80%) Advertising
2 2 (1.87%) Automotive
2 2 (1.87%) Finance
2 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.93%) JSON
1 1 (0.93%) Web Services
1 1 (0.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.56%) Driving Licence
2 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 97 (90.65%) Windows
2 79 (73.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 72 (67.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (41.12%) Windows Server
5 22 (20.56%) Windows 7
6 19 (17.76%) Windows 10
7 17 (15.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (14.02%) Linux
8 15 (14.02%) Windows 8
9 12 (11.21%) Unix
10 11 (10.28%) Windows Vista
11 5 (4.67%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.80%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.87%) Android
13 2 (1.87%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.63%) ITIL
2 12 (11.21%) Project Management
3 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2
4 6 (5.61%) Time Management
5 2 (1.87%) Incident Management
6 1 (0.93%) Business Continuity
6 1 (0.93%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (0.93%) Data Management
6 1 (0.93%) RAD
6 1 (0.93%) Service Delivery
6 1 (0.93%) Service Management
6 1 (0.93%) Software Deployment
6 1 (0.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.87%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (31.78%) SC Cleared
1 34 (31.78%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.76%) A+ Certification
3 17 (15.89%) Network+ Certification
4 16 (14.95%) MCSA
4 16 (14.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (14.02%) CCNA
5 15 (14.02%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (11.21%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (4.67%) MCSE
7 5 (4.67%) MCTS
8 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 46 (42.99%) Active Directory
2 42 (39.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (26.17%) Hyper-V
4 11 (10.28%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.93%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.93%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.93%) MOM
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
1 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 81 (75.70%) Microsoft
2 80 (74.77%) VMware
3 37 (34.58%) Cisco
4 21 (19.63%) Juniper
5 11 (10.28%) WatchGuard
6 8 (7.48%) Citrix
7 3 (2.80%) Adobe
7 3 (2.80%) Apple
8 1 (0.93%) Acronis
8 1 (0.93%) BT
8 1 (0.93%) Dell
8 1 (0.93%) HP
8 1 (0.93%) IBM
8 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.93%) Veritas
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