Period
to 11 December 2017

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 11 December 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 143 173
Rank change year-on-year -11 +30 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 16 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.51% 0.88% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.91% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 26 14
Oxfordshire median annual salary £24,000 £28,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.66% -3.64%
10th Percentile £20,875 £20,000 £19,100
90th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £29,625
South East median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500

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 3000 2756 3275
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 97.32% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2488 2228 2687
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,550
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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
Abingdon -6 6 £24,000 -15.79%
Oxford -7 4 £22,500 +12.50%
Witney - 4 £23,750 -
Kidlington - 1 £35,000 -
2nd Line Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Oxfordshire region featuring 2nd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) DNS
3 10 (62.50%) Office 365
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) DHCP
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (37.50%) Cisco
6 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) VLAN
7 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
7 5 (31.25%) SLA
7 5 (31.25%) Apple
7 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
7 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
8 4 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
8 4 (25.00%) HP
8 4 (25.00%) VoIP

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 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
2 8 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) VLAN
3 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
4 4 (25.00%) VoIP
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (6.25%) SMS
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Games
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) Android
5 4 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (25.00%) Service Management
1 4 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) MCP
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
1 4 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) Apple
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 4 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) LANDesk
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki