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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Network Engineer
Rank 890 912 791
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -121
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Network Engineer 8 21 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.017% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.018% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 88
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -26.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £30,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £22,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -25.00%

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
104684 113642 104161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.51% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 86404 93317 86694
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015 within the UK.

2nd Line Network Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 8 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 30 June 2015. 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 +22 8 £45,000 +100.00% 2
South East +13 7 £45,000 +100.00%
Berkshire +7 6 £45,000 +80.00%
Slough 0 2 £50,000 +100.00%
Hampshire +12 1 £45,000 +53.84%
Southampton +1 1 £45,000 +73.07%
London - 1 £30,000 - 1
Reading - 1 £27,500 -

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (58.33%) CCNP
3 14 (58.33%) Firewall
4 13 (54.17%) CCNA
5 12 (50.00%) SLA
6 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
7 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (29.17%) Wireless
8 7 (29.17%) Linux
8 7 (29.17%) ITIL
9 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (25.00%) Change Management
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
9 6 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
10 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
10 5 (20.83%) Windows
10 5 (20.83%) Juniper
10 5 (20.83%) OSPF
10 5 (20.83%) BGP
11 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
11 4 (16.67%) SAN
11 4 (16.67%) VoIP
11 4 (16.67%) WAN
11 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
11 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
11 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 4 (16.67%) Coaching

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (29.17%) Wireless
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (20.83%) OSPF
5 5 (20.83%) BGP
5 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 4 (16.67%) VoIP
6 4 (16.67%) WAN
6 4 (16.67%) EIGRP
6 4 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (12.50%) VPLS
7 3 (12.50%) HSRP
7 3 (12.50%) FCoE
7 3 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (12.50%) VRRP
8 2 (8.33%) IP Telephony
8 2 (8.33%) Broadband
8 2 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) e-Health
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) FlexPod
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (8.33%) Statistics
3 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 3 (12.50%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (25.00%) Change Management
2 6 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (16.67%) Coaching
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.33%) Fault Management
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Network Design
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) CCNP
3 13 (54.17%) CCNA
4 3 (12.50%) JNCIS
4 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.17%) BS7799
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (12.50%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) Juniper
3 3 (12.50%) CA
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Avaya
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) Siemens
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.17%) WatchGuard
5 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
5 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
5 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) Meraki
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago