The first table below looks at the demand for the 2nd Line Network Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2nd Line Network Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Network Engineer
Rank 887 828 906
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Network Engineer 30 55 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.050% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.052% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 29 55 17
Average salary £25,750 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.62% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £40,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-36.25% +37.93%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

2nd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

2nd Line Network Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer within the UK.

2nd Line Network Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

2nd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -66 29 £25,500 -36.25%
South East -29 11 £21,500 -46.25%
London -60 9 £27,500 -31.25%
Surrey - 7 £21,500 -
Beckenham - 5 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire -28 4 £28,250 +10.78%
Yorkshire -35 4 £28,250 +10.78%
Leeds - 4 £28,250 -
North West 0 3 £37,500 -6.25%
Hampshire -4 3 £25,750 -14.16%
Manchester - 3 £37,500 -
City of London -33 2 £33,250 -16.87%
Essex - 2 £28,750 -
Southampton - 2 £25,750 -
East of England - 2 £28,750 -
Basingstoke +3 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £22,500 -
Woking - 1 £22,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £30,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £30,000 -

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 2nd Line Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title.

1 39 (69.64%) Firewall
2 37 (66.07%) Cisco
3 33 (58.93%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (57.14%) CCNA
5 26 (46.43%) Active Directory
6 22 (39.29%) Windows
7 21 (37.50%) Linux
7 21 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 17 (30.36%) VMware
9 14 (25.00%) LAN
9 14 (25.00%) WAN
10 12 (21.43%) BGP
11 11 (19.64%) Citrix
11 11 (19.64%) Juniper
11 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
12 10 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (16.07%) VPN
13 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
13 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (16.07%) MPLS
14 8 (14.29%) Internet
14 8 (14.29%) CCNP
14 8 (14.29%) MCSE
14 8 (14.29%) MCP
14 8 (14.29%) VoIP
14 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (12.50%) XenApp
15 7 (12.50%) Network Security
15 7 (12.50%) ADSL

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited 2nd Line Network 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 Network Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (69.64%) Firewall
2 21 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 14 (25.00%) LAN
3 14 (25.00%) WAN
4 12 (21.43%) BGP
5 10 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (16.07%) VPN
6 9 (16.07%) MPLS
7 8 (14.29%) Internet
7 8 (14.29%) VoIP
8 7 (12.50%) Network Security
8 7 (12.50%) ADSL
9 5 (8.93%) EIGRP
9 5 (8.93%) Unified Communications
10 4 (7.14%) OSPF
10 4 (7.14%) VLAN
11 2 (3.57%) HSRP
11 2 (3.57%) DSL
11 2 (3.57%) VRRP
11 2 (3.57%) Broadband
General
1 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.79%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 21 (37.50%) Linux
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.93%) CRM
1 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
2 4 (7.14%) Project Management
3 3 (5.36%) ITIL
3 3 (5.36%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (3.57%) Service Management
4 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (1.79%) Fault Management
5 1 (1.79%) Network Management
5 1 (1.79%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.79%) Change Control
5 1 (1.79%) Low Latency
5 1 (1.79%) Ultra-Low Latency
Qualifications
1 33 (58.93%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (57.14%) CCNA
3 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (14.29%) CCNP
4 8 (14.29%) MCSE
4 8 (14.29%) MCP
5 6 (10.71%) MCSA
5 6 (10.71%) MCITP
6 4 (7.14%) MCTS
6 4 (7.14%) CCENT
7 3 (5.36%) JNCIA
7 3 (5.36%) JNCIS
7 3 (5.36%) JNCIP
8 2 (3.57%) CCIP
8 2 (3.57%) CCIE
8 2 (3.57%) CCSP
8 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.57%) CCSA
9 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (46.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (3.57%) XenServer
4 2 (3.57%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.79%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (66.07%) Cisco
2 17 (30.36%) VMware
3 11 (19.64%) Citrix
3 11 (19.64%) Juniper
3 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.93%) Fortinet
5 4 (7.14%) Apple
5 4 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.36%) HP
7 2 (3.57%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (3.57%) LogRhythm
7 2 (3.57%) F5
7 2 (3.57%) NetApp
8 1 (1.79%) Brocade
8 1 (1.79%) NETGEAR
8 1 (1.79%) Aruba
8 1 (1.79%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.79%) Draytek
8 1 (1.79%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.79%) Dell