The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Network Engineer
Rank 887 911 912
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Network Engineer 43 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.042% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.043% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 37
Average salary £31,000 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,250 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+2.47% +18.62%

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

2nd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +19 42 £30,500 -6.15% 1
London +23 18 £31,250 -22.83%
South East -4 9 £35,000 +21.73%
East of England +11 7 £30,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £30,000 -
Surrey +14 4 £37,500 +50.00%
Coulsdon - 4 £22,500 -
City of London +58 3 £44,000 +8.64%
Berkshire +3 3 £32,500 +30.00%
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Leamington Spa - 3 - -
Reading - 3 £32,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - - 1
South West -8 2 £24,000 -14.28%
East Midlands - 2 £33,500 -
Essex - 2 £30,000 -
Potters Bar - 2 £30,000 -
Chesterfield - 2 £33,500 -
Barnstaple - 2 £24,000 -
Saffron Walden - 2 £30,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £33,500 -
Devon - 2 £24,000 -
North Yorkshire +22 1 £30,500 -12.85%
Hampshire +16 1 £31,500 +40.00%
Yorkshire +11 1 £30,500 -12.85%
Kent +2 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £31,500 -
Harrogate - 1 £30,500 -
Camberley - 1 £37,500 -

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 45 (67.16%) Cisco
2 33 (49.25%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (40.30%) CCNA
4 26 (38.81%) Windows
5 24 (35.82%) Firewall
6 22 (32.84%) Wireless
6 22 (32.84%) Windows Server
7 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
8 18 (26.87%) Active Directory
9 17 (25.37%) LAN
9 17 (25.37%) WAN
10 16 (23.88%) CCNP
10 16 (23.88%) Telecoms
11 15 (22.39%) VMware
11 15 (22.39%) DNS
11 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (20.90%) TCP/IP
12 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
12 14 (20.90%) Juniper
13 12 (17.91%) SLA
13 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (16.42%) CheckPoint
15 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
15 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
16 9 (13.43%) MPLS
16 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
17 8 (11.94%) Network Security
17 8 (11.94%) Linux
17 8 (11.94%) SQL Server

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.45%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.99%) IIS
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS Office
3 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Office 365
2 1 (1.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (35.82%) Firewall
2 22 (32.84%) Wireless
3 17 (25.37%) LAN
3 17 (25.37%) WAN
4 15 (22.39%) DNS
5 14 (20.90%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.43%) MPLS
7 8 (11.94%) Network Security
8 6 (8.96%) DHCP
8 6 (8.96%) Ethernet
8 6 (8.96%) VLAN
9 5 (7.46%) Broadband
9 5 (7.46%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (7.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (7.46%) Cisco Wireless
9 5 (7.46%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (5.97%) BGP
10 4 (5.97%) VPLS
10 4 (5.97%) VPN
11 3 (4.48%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (23.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.49%) Billing
2 1 (1.49%) Electronics
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Marketing
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.46%) iPhone
3 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) iPad
4 1 (1.49%) Replication
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.81%) Windows
2 22 (32.84%) Windows Server
3 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
6 8 (11.94%) Linux
7 5 (7.46%) Windows 10
7 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.97%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.99%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.49%) Android
10 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (5.97%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (5.97%) ITIL
2 4 (5.97%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (4.48%) Capacity Management
3 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
4 2 (2.99%) Change Management
4 2 (2.99%) Network Management
4 2 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (2.99%) Problem Management
4 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Fault Management
5 1 (1.49%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.49%) Line Management
5 1 (1.49%) Migration
5 1 (1.49%) Network Architecture
5 1 (1.49%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (49.25%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (40.30%) CCNA
3 16 (23.88%) CCNP
4 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.46%) CCIP
7 4 (5.97%) Degree
7 4 (5.97%) MCSA
7 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.99%) CCIE
8 2 (2.99%) CCNP Voice
8 2 (2.99%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.49%) CCVP
9 1 (1.49%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.49%) MCP
9 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (26.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.46%) Squid
3 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.99%) XenApp
4 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Netcool
2 3 (4.48%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.99%) OpenView
4 1 (1.49%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 45 (67.16%) Cisco
2 15 (22.39%) VMware
3 14 (20.90%) Juniper
4 11 (16.42%) CheckPoint
5 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.94%) F5
7 7 (10.45%) Apple
8 6 (8.96%) Citrix
8 6 (8.96%) HP
9 5 (7.46%) Avaya
9 5 (7.46%) Palo Alto
10 4 (5.97%) Remedy
11 3 (4.48%) Dell
11 3 (4.48%) Meraki
12 2 (2.99%) Aruba
12 2 (2.99%) Draytek
12 2 (2.99%) NETGEAR
13 1 (1.49%) IPFX
13 1 (1.49%) ProCurve
13 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
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