Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dartford during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Second Line Engineer
Kent > Dartford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - 32
Rank change year-on-year - +32 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 5.47% - 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% - 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Dartford median annual salary £32,500 - £23,250
10th Percentile £26,050 - £21,425
90th Percentile £33,750 - £24,875
Kent median annual salary £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% -2.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dartford. 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
Dartford
Permanent vacancies in Dartford with a recognized job title 126 116 126
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.44% 99.15% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 103 91 123
Dartford median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £55,000
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -2.44%

2nd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dartford

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Dartford

2nd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Dartford

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 2nd Line 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 Dartford region featuring 2nd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) ITSM
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) MCSA
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Patch Management

2nd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) DSL
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
2 4 (57.14%) ITSM
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) CCNA
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCSA
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix