The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support Engineer
South West / Dorset
Rank 53 67 94
Rank change year-on-year +14 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 1 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.26% 2.10% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 2.12% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 3
Median salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -2.04%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 369 706 774
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 96.09% 98.88% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 328 533 673
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset that featured 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Dorset

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Dorset

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 1 £25,000 -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South West

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 2nd Line Support 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 Dorset region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

2nd Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Veeam
1 1 (100.00%) VMware