Period
to 19 February 2019

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

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
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 181 173 177
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 8 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.22% 0.62% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.64% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 4
Bristol median annual salary £30,000 £30,750 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +19.42% -7.21%
10th Percentile £23,775 £24,500 £23,950
90th Percentile £40,625 £33,750 £26,850
South West median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +5.77% +4.00%

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 3,523 3,447 3,173
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 97.02% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,855 2,894 2,619
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 2nd Line Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for 2nd Line Engineer in Bristol

2nd Line Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Security Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft