Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Runcorn during the 6 months to 14 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
Cheshire > Runcorn
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - +15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Runcorn 1.59% - 5.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% - 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 13
Runcorn median annual salary £27,500 - £20,000
10th Percentile £26,250 - £19,000
90th Percentile £28,750 - £21,000
Cheshire median annual salary £24,500 £21,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year +13.95% +2.38% -23.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Runcorn. 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
Runcorn
Permanent vacancies in Runcorn with a recognized job title 62 47 73
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 52
Runcorn median annual salary £36,750 £35,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.70% +14.41%
10th Percentile £19,300 £21,250 £18,775
90th Percentile £64,425 £43,750 £45,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -

2nd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Runcorn

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Runcorn

2nd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Runcorn

2nd Line Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 14 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 Runcorn region featuring 2nd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Dell Compellent

2nd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Runcorn 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Dell Compellent
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) VMware