Period
to 17 August 2019

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 17 August 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 > Surrey
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 176 214
Rank change year-on-year +33 +38 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 65 64 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.55% 1.22% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.27% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 57 48 31
Surrey median annual salary £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.65% +2.73% -4.35%
10th Percentile £24,900 £22,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £35,838 £39,750
South East median annual salary £27,500 £28,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year -1.79% +6.67% -0.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 4,047 5,033 5,465
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.56% 95.92% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,417 4,205 4,467
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

2nd Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Surrey

2nd Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Engineer in Surrey

2nd Line Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 2nd Line Engineer in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

Salary histogram for 2nd Line Engineer in Surrey

2nd Line Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Weybridge +11 15 £35,000 +29.63% 3
Redhill +10 11 £26,250 +19.32% 1
Woking +1 9 £40,000 - 2
Leatherhead +1 6 £28,500 +3.64%
Guildford +5 5 £25,500 +8.51%
Addlestone - 5 £27,500 -
Epsom - 3 £29,000 -
Farnham +14 2 £26,000 +23.81% 2
Camberley -8 2 £35,000 +6.06%
Godalming +14 1 £31,500 +34.04%
Staines 0 1 £26,500 -19.70%
2nd Line Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 Surrey region featuring 2nd Line Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (80.00%) Windows
2 43 (66.15%) Active Directory
3 40 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 32 (49.23%) Microsoft
5 27 (41.54%) Office 365
6 26 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 25 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
8 24 (36.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (36.92%) VMware
8 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 23 (35.38%) Windows 10
10 19 (29.23%) Problem-Solving
11 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
12 17 (26.15%) MCSE
12 17 (26.15%) Cisco
13 16 (24.62%) CCNA
13 16 (24.62%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (21.54%) Linux
15 13 (20.00%) Hyper-V
15 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (18.46%) Windows 8
17 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (16.92%) ITIL
17 11 (16.92%) Citrix
18 10 (15.38%) MCITP
19 9 (13.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 9 (13.85%) A+ Certification
19 9 (13.85%) NetApp
19 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010

2nd Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.54%) CMS
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.54%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.54%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (41.54%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Broadband
1 8 (12.31%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) NAS
2 5 (7.69%) VPN
3 4 (6.15%) VoIP
4 3 (4.62%) Wireless
5 2 (3.08%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.08%) DHCP
5 2 (3.08%) DNS
5 2 (3.08%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.08%) VLAN
5 2 (3.08%) Wireless Security
6 1 (1.54%) BGP
6 1 (1.54%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (1.54%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.54%) IPv4
6 1 (1.54%) IPv6
6 1 (1.54%) SSL
6 1 (1.54%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Korean Language
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) iPhone
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.54%) NHS
2 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (80.00%) Windows
2 40 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 26 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (35.38%) Windows 10
6 14 (21.54%) Linux
7 13 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (18.46%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.08%) Android
9 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (16.92%) ITIL
3 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 7 (10.77%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (10.77%) Server Building
3 7 (10.77%) Server Patching
4 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.62%) Active Listening
5 3 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement Process
5 3 (4.62%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (4.62%) Line Management
5 3 (4.62%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.62%) Proactive Monitoring
5 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.08%) Time Management
7 1 (1.54%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.54%) Network Management
7 1 (1.54%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.62%) C
2 1 (1.54%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (36.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (26.15%) MCSE
3 16 (24.62%) CCNA
3 16 (24.62%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (15.38%) MCITP
5 9 (13.85%) A+ Certification
5 9 (13.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (10.77%) Degree
7 6 (9.23%) MCP
8 5 (7.69%) MCDST
8 5 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (6.15%) CCNP
10 3 (4.62%) CCENT
10 3 (4.62%) MCSA
10 3 (4.62%) VTSP
11 2 (3.08%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.54%) CCA
12 1 (1.54%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (1.54%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (66.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (16.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 32 (49.23%) Microsoft
2 24 (36.92%) VMware
3 17 (26.15%) Cisco
4 11 (16.92%) Citrix
5 9 (13.85%) NetApp
6 6 (9.23%) Veeam
7 3 (4.62%) Juniper
8 1 (1.54%) Acronis
8 1 (1.54%) Apple
8 1 (1.54%) Avaya
8 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.54%) Ericsson
8 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.54%) Google
8 1 (1.54%) HP
8 1 (1.54%) Huawei
8 1 (1.54%) Lotus
8 1 (1.54%) Polycom
8 1 (1.54%) Sophos
8 1 (1.54%) WatchGuard