Period
to 25 June 2019

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 168 158
Rank change year-on-year +52 -10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 19 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.96% 0.33% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.34% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 14
Oxfordshire median annual salary £27,500 £24,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £25,100 £18,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £33,350 £32,750 £33,300
South East median annual salary £28,500 £28,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year +1.79% +3.70% +1.89%

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 1,931 2,981 2,674
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.57% 98.25% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,596 2,659 2,282
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,350 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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
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 25 June 2019. 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
Oxford +35 10 £28,250 +15.31%
Abingdon -4 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Witney - 1 £26,500 -
2nd Line Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Office 365
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) SCCM
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Network Management
6 3 (15.79%) Security Patching
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Server Management
7 2 (10.53%) vCenter Server
7 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 2 (10.53%) Puppet
7 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
8 1 (5.26%) Firewall

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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.26%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) BYOD
1 1 (5.26%) NHS
1 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Android
5 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (15.79%) Network Management
1 3 (15.79%) Security Patching
1 3 (15.79%) Server Management
2 1 (5.26%) Email Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (10.53%) vCenter Server
3 1 (5.26%) cPanel
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Dell
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard