The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support Engineer
Rank - 71 65
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.49% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.50% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £22,000 £21,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.14%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.00%
2nd Line Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
633 606 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.69% 98.86% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 574 480 474
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £57,500
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 Staffordshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

2nd Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (25.00%) IPv4

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (25.00%) IPv4
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) McAfee
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum +benefits +bonus
Posted: 4 days ago