Period
to 23 January 2019

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 206 192
Rank change year-on-year +34 -14 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Engineer 53 47 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.16% 0.78% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.81% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 61
Surrey median annual salary £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% -3.64% +1.85%
10th Percentile £24,925 £21,475 £21,250
90th Percentile £36,500 £35,000 £32,250
South East median annual salary £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% - -

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 4,387 5,802 5,716
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.00% 96.68% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,724 4,780 4,850
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,803
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £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 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Staines - 11 £40,000 -
Addlestone -1 10 £27,500 -
Camberley +13 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Weybridge +3 5 £26,500 +23.26%
Guildford +6 4 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Godalming -3 3 £23,500 -6.00%
Farnham - 2 £26,500 -
Woking +19 1 - - 2
2nd Line Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 41 (77.36%) Active Directory
3 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
3 34 (64.15%) Windows Server
4 27 (50.94%) Office 365
5 23 (43.40%) Cisco
6 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (32.08%) VMware
8 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
8 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Office
8 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (26.42%) ITIL
9 14 (26.42%) Problem-Solving
10 13 (24.53%) SLA
10 13 (24.53%) CCNA
10 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (20.75%) Driving Licence
12 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
12 10 (18.87%) Sophos
12 10 (18.87%) HP
12 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
13 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (16.98%) Mimecast
14 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (15.09%) Citrix
14 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
14 8 (15.09%) VPN
15 7 (13.21%) A+ Certification
15 7 (13.21%) IIS

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 16 (30.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
3 7 (13.21%) IIS
4 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (50.94%) Office 365
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.98%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.89%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) VPN
2 7 (13.21%) NAS
3 6 (11.32%) Internet
3 6 (11.32%) VoIP
3 6 (11.32%) Wireless
3 6 (11.32%) Wireless Security
4 4 (7.55%) LAN
4 4 (7.55%) WAN
5 3 (5.66%) DNS
5 3 (5.66%) Firewall
5 3 (5.66%) WebEx
6 2 (3.77%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.89%) BGP
7 1 (1.89%) DHCP
7 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.89%) MPLS
7 1 (1.89%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (1.89%) Skype
7 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
1 1 (1.89%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Driving Licence
2 6 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) AS400
5 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Digital Signage
5 1 (1.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 34 (64.15%) Windows Server
3 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
3 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.43%) Android
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Phone
6 4 (7.55%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) ITIL
1 14 (26.42%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (13.21%) Change Management
3 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
3 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
4 5 (9.43%) Business Continuity
4 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.43%) Data Management
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (5.66%) Decision-Making
5 3 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.77%) Service Management
7 1 (1.89%) Analytics
7 1 (1.89%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.89%) ERP
7 1 (1.89%) Migration
7 1 (1.89%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.89%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.89%) Security Patching
7 1 (1.89%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (24.53%) CCNA
2 13 (24.53%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (13.21%) A+ Certification
3 7 (13.21%) MCDST
3 7 (13.21%) MCITP
3 7 (13.21%) MCP
3 7 (13.21%) MCSE
3 7 (13.21%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (11.32%) CCNP
4 6 (11.32%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (11.32%) JNCIA
5 5 (9.43%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (24.53%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (77.36%) Active Directory
2 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (11.32%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (11.32%) vSphere
4 2 (3.77%) BitLocker
4 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.89%) Firmware
5 1 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.89%) pfSense
5 1 (1.89%) XenApp
5 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) WSUS
2 2 (3.77%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.89%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 23 (43.40%) Cisco
3 17 (32.08%) VMware
4 10 (18.87%) HP
4 10 (18.87%) Sophos
5 8 (15.09%) Citrix
6 7 (13.21%) Veeam
7 6 (11.32%) Juniper
8 5 (9.43%) Apple
8 5 (9.43%) MobileIron
8 5 (9.43%) NetApp
8 5 (9.43%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.77%) Dynatrace
9 2 (3.77%) Ivanti
9 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.77%) Symantec
10 1 (1.89%) CA
10 1 (1.89%) Dell
10 1 (1.89%) ESET