The first table below looks at the demand for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank 69 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 17 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.98% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 17 1 1
Average salary £22,500 £21,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -8.51%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.96%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 884 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.76% 97.36% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 718 835 822
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
2nd Line Support Engineer
Hampshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
5 10 (41.67%) Firewall
6 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (29.17%) Backup Exec
8 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (29.17%) MCSE
8 7 (29.17%) MCSA
8 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (20.83%) A+ Certification
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (20.83%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) MCP
9 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
9 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
9 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (20.83%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (16.67%) MCITP
10 4 (16.67%) Cisco
11 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (12.50%) CCNA
11 3 (12.50%) HP
11 3 (12.50%) Remedy

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 15 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) LAN
3 3 (12.50%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) Network Security
4 2 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) PDA
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
1 5 (20.83%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) MCSE
1 7 (29.17%) MCSA
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) A+ Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCP
3 4 (16.67%) MCITP
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (12.50%) CCNA
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.33%) MCDST
5 2 (8.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
2 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco
3 3 (12.50%) Remedy
3 3 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 2 (8.33%) Symantec
5 1 (4.17%) VMware
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago