Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 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 East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 159 146
Rank change year-on-year +9 -13 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 16 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.61% 0.53% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.55% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 28
Oxfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £23,250 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% -16.96% +5.66%
10th Percentile £20,150 £19,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £31,000 £31,875 £30,250
South East median annual salary £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +1.85% -1.82% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,541 2,914 2,812
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.69% 96.78% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2,197 2,432 2,292
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

2nd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Oxfordshire

2nd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Oxfordshire

2nd Line Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 2nd Line Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for 2nd Line Engineer in Oxfordshire

2nd Line Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thame +1 7 £30,000 +46.34%
Abingdon +15 4 £24,750 +3.13% 2
Oxford -2 4 £21,750 -3.33%
Bicester - 1 £22,500 -
2nd Line Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Oxfordshire region featuring 2nd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
4 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (62.50%) DNS
5 8 (50.00%) DHCP
5 8 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (50.00%) Office 365
6 7 (43.75%) Firewall
6 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
7 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
9 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Degree
9 2 (12.50%) VMware
9 2 (12.50%) IIS
9 2 (12.50%) VoIP
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco
9 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (12.50%) Analytics
9 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
9 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 1 (6.25%) Big Data
10 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
10 1 (6.25%) Hardware Maintenance

2nd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
1 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 8 (50.00%) DHCP
2 8 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (43.75%) Firewall
4 2 (12.50%) VoIP
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Android
5 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Analytics
1 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
1 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) OO
2 1 (6.25%) OOP
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCENT
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy