Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dartford during the 6 months to 23 February 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
Kent > Dartford
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 33 28
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dartford 4.00% 0.92% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 0.93% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Dartford median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +31.25% -17.24%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £21,600
90th Percentile £33,750 £33,250 £26,600
Kent median annual salary £26,250 £27,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% -1.79% -6.67%

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 123 108 117
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.40% 99.08% 98.32%
Number of salaries quoted 108 82 109
Dartford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -10.53%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £68,750 £55,000
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -3.61%

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 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Dartford region featuring 2nd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITSM
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation

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:

Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Change Management
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 5 (100.00%) ITSM
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCSA
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware