Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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

Second Line Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 171 178
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 13 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.35% 0.71% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.73% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 7
Bristol median annual salary £29,000 £29,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.43% +35.90%
10th Percentile £24,700 £24,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £31,600 £33,600 £28,750
South West median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,640 3,700 3,181
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 97.52% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,997 3,073 2,777
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

2nd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured 2nd Line Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Bristol

2nd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 2nd Line Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring 2nd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (53.85%) Office 365
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
5 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 6 (46.15%) XenApp
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 5 (38.46%) Android
6 5 (38.46%) iPhone
6 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) Line Management
7 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
7 4 (30.77%) iPad
7 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 4 (30.77%) HP
7 4 (30.77%) Apple
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (30.77%) Mitel

2nd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Office 365
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
1 5 (38.46%) VoIP
2 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) iPhone
2 4 (30.77%) iPad
3 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
5 5 (38.46%) Android
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Line Management
2 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCENT
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Apple
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Mitel
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Avaya
6 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (7.69%) Nimble Storage