Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 189 177
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 13 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.35% 0.49% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.51% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 6
Bristol median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +38.46%
10th Percentile £24,850 £24,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £38,000 £32,200 £28,750
South West median annual salary £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -7.41% +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 3,643 3,751 3,102
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.56% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,961 3,116 2,658
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for 2nd Line Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Office 365
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Citrix
5 6 (46.15%) XenApp
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (38.46%) Line Management
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
6 5 (38.46%) Android
6 5 (38.46%) iPhone
6 5 (38.46%) VMware
6 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
7 4 (30.77%) DHCP
7 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
7 4 (30.77%) HP
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) Apple
7 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) Mitel
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) SCCM
7 4 (30.77%) iPad
7 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010

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
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) VoIP
2 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 4 (30.77%) DNS
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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) iPhone
2 4 (30.77%) iPad
3 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Android
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Apple iOS
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Line Management
2 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Apple
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Mitel
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet