The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Support Engineer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Second Line Support Engineer
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 178 195
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 6 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.64% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.66% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 28
Median salary £25,500 £28,000 £23,579
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.92% +18.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,850 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,625 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.46% +2.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3145 4374 4831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.93% 96.56% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2535 3540 3652
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Berkshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Berkshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Berkshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Reading +22 4 £25,500 -21.53%
Wokingham +20 1 £38,750 +55.00%
Newbury -5 1 £23,500 -6.00% 1
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 2nd Line Support 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 across the Berkshire region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 14 (51.85%) DNS
5 13 (48.15%) VMware
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (44.44%) DHCP
7 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco
8 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
9 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
10 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (22.22%) Office 365
10 6 (22.22%) LAN
10 6 (22.22%) WAN
10 6 (22.22%) CCNA
10 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (22.22%) Marketing
10 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (18.52%) MCP
12 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
13 3 (11.11%) User Experience
13 3 (11.11%) Linux
13 3 (11.11%) SQL
13 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
13 3 (11.11%) Firewall
13 3 (11.11%) SCCM
13 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) DNS
2 12 (44.44%) DHCP
3 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
4 6 (22.22%) LAN
4 6 (22.22%) WAN
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) Broadband
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) Informix
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
General
1 6 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.70%) Change Management
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (3.70%) Open Source
3 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.70%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) CCNA
1 6 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (18.52%) MCP
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Dell
4 2 (7.41%) Juniper
5 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) CommVault
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Lotus
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.70%) Sybase
5 1 (3.70%) Veeam
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