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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Network Engineer
Rank 879 835 886
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Network Engineer 14 42 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.040% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.042% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 8
Average salary £22,500 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +39.53%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £30,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +39.53%

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

2nd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 14 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 28 August 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
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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 -52 13 £22,500 -25.00% 2
South East -48 6 £22,500 -25.00%
Surrey -1 5 £22,500 -18.18%
West Yorkshire - 4 £21,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £21,500 -
Leeds - 4 £21,500 -
Woking +2 3 £22,500 -18.18%
Guildford - 3 £22,500 -
London -13 2 - - 2
Chertsey - 2 £38,750 -
Slough +7 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Berkshire -7 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Bristol - 1 £24,000 -
South West - 1 £24,000 -

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (88.89%) Firewall
2 25 (69.44%) Cisco
3 22 (61.11%) CCNA
3 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 15 (41.67%) BGP
6 11 (30.56%) ADSL
6 11 (30.56%) Linux
7 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 8 (22.22%) MPLS
9 6 (16.67%) VMware
9 6 (16.67%) Fortinet
9 6 (16.67%) Network Security
9 6 (16.67%) Windows
9 6 (16.67%) LAN
9 6 (16.67%) WAN
9 6 (16.67%) Juniper
9 6 (16.67%) SLA
10 5 (13.89%) Network Monitoring
11 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (11.11%) F5
11 4 (11.11%) SSL
11 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
11 4 (11.11%) VoIP
11 4 (11.11%) Broadband
11 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
11 4 (11.11%) Finance
12 3 (8.33%) Citrix
12 3 (8.33%) Wireless
12 3 (8.33%) WatchGuard

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (88.89%) Firewall
2 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
3 15 (41.67%) BGP
4 11 (30.56%) ADSL
5 8 (22.22%) MPLS
6 6 (16.67%) Network Security
6 6 (16.67%) LAN
6 6 (16.67%) WAN
7 4 (11.11%) SSL
7 4 (11.11%) VoIP
7 4 (11.11%) Broadband
8 3 (8.33%) Wireless
8 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (5.56%) tcpdump
9 2 (5.56%) HTTP
9 2 (5.56%) SNMP
9 2 (5.56%) DNS
9 2 (5.56%) Internet
9 2 (5.56%) Ethereal
9 2 (5.56%) Wireshark
General
1 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
5 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) Change Control
4 1 (2.78%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (61.11%) CCNA
1 22 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.33%) XenApp
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.78%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Cisco
2 6 (16.67%) VMware
2 6 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 6 (16.67%) Juniper
3 4 (11.11%) F5
3 4 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 3 (8.33%) Citrix
4 3 (8.33%) WatchGuard
5 2 (5.56%) Aruba
5 2 (5.56%) Websense
5 2 (5.56%) Clearswift
5 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
5 2 (5.56%) Fujitsu
6 1 (2.78%) EMC
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.78%) Veeam
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago