Period
to 20 February 2020

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £28,375 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

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
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 160 184 201
Rank change year-on-year +24 +17 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 32 43 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.90% 0.94% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 0.98% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 36
Surrey median annual salary £28,375 £27,500 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.18% +6.80% -8.04%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,200 £20,000
90th Percentile £33,225 £35,000 £35,000
South East median annual salary £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +3.70%

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 3,433 4,379 5,706
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 96.03% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,948 3,665 4,737
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 20 February 2020.

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 20 February 2020. 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
Guildford +15 8 £25,500 -8.93% 6
Leatherhead +28 4 £29,000 -3.33%
Camberley +11 3 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Weybridge +1 3 £26,000 -1.89% 1
Godalming -4 2 £28,875 +15.50% 1
Redhill - 2 £28,000 - 1
Reigate - 2 - - 2
Farnham +11 1 £30,500 +15.09% 2
Egham - 1 £32,000 - 2
Epsom - 1 £31,000 - 1
2nd Line Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
3 18 (56.25%) Office 365
4 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (25.00%) ITIL
6 8 (25.00%) Azure
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
8 6 (18.75%) Windows 10
8 6 (18.75%) SCCM
8 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
9 5 (15.63%) VMware
9 5 (15.63%) Citrix
9 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
9 5 (15.63%) SLA
9 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
9 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (12.50%) Skype
10 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
10 4 (12.50%) DNS
10 4 (12.50%) HP
10 4 (12.50%) Dell
10 4 (12.50%) Finance
10 4 (12.50%) Firewall
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (9.38%) Service Management
11 3 (9.38%) ITSM
11 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (9.38%) Cisco

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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (56.25%) Office 365
2 8 (25.00%) Azure
3 1 (3.13%) AWS
3 1 (3.13%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) DNS
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
1 4 (12.50%) Skype
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) Broadband
3 1 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.13%) Public Sector
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) BYOD
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Windows 10
4 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.38%) ITSM
4 3 (9.38%) Service Management
5 2 (6.25%) Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) CRM
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Document Management
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) Case Management
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Hardware Maintenance
6 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Server Building
6 1 (3.13%) Server Patching
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.13%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) MCSA
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) A+ Certification
2 2 (6.25%) CCNA
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.25%) IBM Certification
2 2 (6.25%) MCDST
2 2 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.13%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Citrix
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Dell
3 4 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) iManage
5 2 (6.25%) Interwoven
5 2 (6.25%) McAfee
5 2 (6.25%) Sophos
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (3.13%) ESET
6 1 (3.13%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) Veeam
6 1 (3.13%) Virgin Media
6 1 (3.13%) Webroot
6 1 (3.13%) Zscaler