The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had 2nd Line Network Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Network Engineer
UK
Rank 819 897 915
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Network Engineer 22 42 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.041% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.043% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 47
Median salary £37,500 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+22.13% -6.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

2nd Line Network Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured 2nd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

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 25 February 2017 within the UK.

2nd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
England +81 22 £37,500 +23.96%
South East +74 18 £39,500 +5.33%
Hampshire +33 8 £45,000 +42.85%
Basingstoke +16 8 £45,000 +42.85%
Brighton - 5 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 5 £35,000 -
Surrey +46 3 £30,500 -18.66%
London +66 2 £37,500 +20.00%
Croydon - 2 £37,500 -
Berkshire +50 1 £28,500 -12.30%
Reading +43 1 £28,500 -12.30%
West Midlands +37 1 - -
Yorkshire +33 1 £25,500 -16.39%
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £31,500 -
Dartford - 1 £31,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £25,500 -
Farnham - 1 £21,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £39,500 -
Evesham - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £25,500 -

2nd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 2nd Line Network 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 featuring 2nd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (74.47%) Firewall
1 35 (74.47%) Cisco
1 35 (74.47%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (72.34%) CCNA
3 33 (70.21%) Juniper
4 29 (61.70%) TCP/IP
5 27 (57.45%) VPN
6 26 (55.32%) Palo Alto
7 25 (53.19%) LAN
7 25 (53.19%) WAN
8 24 (51.06%) CCNP
9 21 (44.68%) DNS
10 20 (42.55%) Load Balancing
11 19 (40.43%) VLAN
11 19 (40.43%) MPLS
12 16 (34.04%) F5
13 12 (25.53%) Windows
14 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
15 8 (17.02%) ITIL
15 8 (17.02%) VoIP
16 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
16 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
17 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
17 5 (10.64%) CCNP Voice
17 5 (10.64%) JNCIA
17 5 (10.64%) Retail
17 5 (10.64%) CCIE
17 5 (10.64%) Linux
17 5 (10.64%) Finance

2nd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (74.47%) Firewall
2 29 (61.70%) TCP/IP
3 27 (57.45%) VPN
4 25 (53.19%) LAN
4 25 (53.19%) WAN
5 21 (44.68%) DNS
6 19 (40.43%) MPLS
6 19 (40.43%) VLAN
7 8 (17.02%) VoIP
8 7 (14.89%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.38%) IP Telephony
9 3 (6.38%) Network Security
9 3 (6.38%) OSPF
9 3 (6.38%) Wireless
10 2 (4.26%) DSL
10 2 (4.26%) EIGRP
10 2 (4.26%) Multicast
11 1 (2.13%) BGP
11 1 (2.13%) Frame Relay
11 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
1 5 (10.64%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) CCTV
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.13%) VMS
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Load Balancing
2 8 (17.02%) ITIL
3 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.13%) Business Development
4 1 (2.13%) Change Management
4 1 (2.13%) Content Analysis
4 1 (2.13%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.13%) Line Management
4 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.13%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.13%) Presales
4 1 (2.13%) Project Management
4 1 (2.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.13%) Time Management
4 1 (2.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.13%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (74.47%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (72.34%) CCNA
3 24 (51.06%) CCNP
4 5 (10.64%) CCIE
4 5 (10.64%) CCNP Voice
4 5 (10.64%) CCSA
4 5 (10.64%) JNCIA
5 3 (6.38%) MCP
6 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.13%) MCITP
7 1 (2.13%) MCSA
7 1 (2.13%) MCSE
7 1 (2.13%) MCTS
7 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 35 (74.47%) Cisco
2 33 (70.21%) Juniper
3 26 (55.32%) Palo Alto
4 16 (34.04%) F5
5 10 (21.28%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.51%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.38%) Fortinet
7 3 (6.38%) VMware
8 1 (2.13%) Apple
8 1 (2.13%) Avaya
8 1 (2.13%) Mitel