The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Network Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Second Line Network Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 828 897 917
Rank change year-on-year +69 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Network Engineer 19 32 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.023% 0.033% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.034% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 36
Median salary £37,500 £29,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.31% -17.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £28,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +39.82% -19.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79085 93745 100496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.32% 96.38% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66255 79577 82766
Median salary £46,500 £47,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.58% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

2nd Line Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Network Engineer in England

2nd Line Network Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Network Engineer in England

2nd Line Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer in England over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for 2nd Line Network Engineer in England

2nd Line Network Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
South East +61 9 £39,500 +21.53%
London +64 4 £35,500 +18.33%
West Midlands +20 4 £27,000 -28.94%
South West - 2 £32,500 -
2nd Line Network Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 2nd Line Network 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 England region featuring 2nd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (80.43%) Cisco
2 36 (78.26%) Firewall
3 34 (73.91%) CCNA
3 34 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (73.91%) Juniper
4 27 (58.70%) CCNP
5 26 (56.52%) LAN
6 25 (54.35%) WAN
6 25 (54.35%) VPN
7 23 (50.00%) TCP/IP
8 22 (47.83%) Palo Alto
9 21 (45.65%) DNS
10 19 (41.30%) MPLS
11 17 (36.96%) VLAN
11 17 (36.96%) Load Balancing
12 13 (28.26%) F5
13 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
14 10 (21.74%) VoIP
15 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (15.22%) ITIL
16 7 (15.22%) Windows
17 6 (13.04%) Finance
18 5 (10.87%) Retail
18 5 (10.87%) JNCIA
18 5 (10.87%) CCSA
18 5 (10.87%) Linux
18 5 (10.87%) CCIE
18 5 (10.87%) EIGRP
18 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
18 5 (10.87%) CCNP Voice

2nd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (78.26%) Firewall
2 26 (56.52%) LAN
3 25 (54.35%) VPN
3 25 (54.35%) WAN
4 23 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 21 (45.65%) DNS
6 19 (41.30%) MPLS
7 17 (36.96%) VLAN
8 10 (21.74%) VoIP
9 9 (19.57%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (10.87%) EIGRP
11 4 (8.70%) OSPF
12 3 (6.52%) BGP
12 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (6.52%) Wireless
13 2 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (4.35%) DSL
13 2 (4.35%) Multicast
13 2 (4.35%) NetScreen
13 2 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Load Balancing
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.17%) Change Management
4 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.17%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.17%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (2.17%) Process Management
4 1 (2.17%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 34 (73.91%) CCNA
1 34 (73.91%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (58.70%) CCNP
3 5 (10.87%) CCIE
3 5 (10.87%) CCNP Voice
3 5 (10.87%) CCSA
3 5 (10.87%) JNCIA
3 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 37 (80.43%) Cisco
2 34 (73.91%) Juniper
3 22 (47.83%) Palo Alto
4 13 (28.26%) F5
5 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.70%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (8.70%) VMware
7 3 (6.52%) Fortinet
8 2 (4.35%) HP
8 2 (4.35%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.35%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.17%) Apple
9 1 (2.17%) Avaya
9 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds