The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Support Engineer was £23,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Second Line Support Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 116 92
Rank change year-on-year +3 -24  
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Engineer 5 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.37% 1.09% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.14% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 25
Median salary £23,500 £28,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.07% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £28,500 £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,875 £25,000
% change year-on-year +0.48% +3.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1290 1583 1535
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.27% 95.82% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1306 1290
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

2nd Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

2nd Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

2nd Line Support 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 Support Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Thame - 2 £20,500 -
Witney - 1 £34,000 -
2nd Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Oxfordshire region featuring 2nd Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) A+ Certification
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) DHCP
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) SLA
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Apple
6 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (20.00%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Veeam
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) vSphere
7 2 (13.33%) Change Control
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (13.33%) VMware
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Statistics
7 2 (13.33%) Problem Management

2nd Line Support 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) DHCP
1 4 (26.67%) DNS
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Statistics
3 2 (13.33%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) A+ Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Veeam
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £26,000 to £30,000 per annum benefits and technical training
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