The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Network Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Network Engineer
UK
Rank 843 922 906
Rank change year-on-year +79 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Network Engineer 24 42 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.041% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.042% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 48
Median salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% -6.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £24,200 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.75% -6.15%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

2nd Line Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Network Engineer in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Network Engineer in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for 2nd Line Network Engineer in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Network Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 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
England +75 24 £35,000 +15.70% 2
South East +88 16 £37,250 -0.66%
Surrey +39 5 £39,500 +5.33%
East Sussex - 5 £35,000 -
Brighton - 5 £35,000 -
London +67 4 £35,500 +13.60% 2
Hampshire - 4 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 4 £45,000 -
Croydon - 4 £35,500 -
West Midlands +29 3 - -
Worcestershire - 3 - -
Leatherhead - 3 £39,500 -
Evesham - 3 - -
Reading +34 2 £28,500 -12.30%
Berkshire +33 2 £28,500 -12.30%
South West +15 1 £32,500 +35.41%
Wiltshire - 1 £32,500 -
Swindon - 1 £32,500 -
Farnham - 1 £21,500 -

2nd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 2nd Line Network 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 featuring 2nd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (76.92%) Firewall
1 40 (76.92%) Cisco
2 39 (75.00%) CCNA
2 39 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (69.23%) Juniper
4 30 (57.69%) TCP/IP
5 29 (55.77%) VPN
5 29 (55.77%) LAN
5 29 (55.77%) WAN
6 28 (53.85%) CCNP
7 26 (50.00%) Palo Alto
8 23 (44.23%) DNS
9 21 (40.38%) VLAN
10 20 (38.46%) Load Balancing
10 20 (38.46%) MPLS
11 16 (30.77%) F5
12 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
12 12 (23.08%) Windows
13 10 (19.23%) VoIP
14 9 (17.31%) ITIL
14 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
15 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
16 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
16 6 (11.54%) Linux
17 5 (9.62%) CCIE
17 5 (9.62%) CCSA
17 5 (9.62%) Finance
17 5 (9.62%) Retail
17 5 (9.62%) JNCIA
17 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012

2nd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (76.92%) Firewall
2 30 (57.69%) TCP/IP
3 29 (55.77%) LAN
3 29 (55.77%) VPN
3 29 (55.77%) WAN
4 23 (44.23%) DNS
5 21 (40.38%) VLAN
6 20 (38.46%) MPLS
7 10 (19.23%) VoIP
8 9 (17.31%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (7.69%) EIGRP
9 4 (7.69%) OSPF
10 3 (5.77%) IP Telephony
10 3 (5.77%) Network Security
10 3 (5.77%) Wireless
11 2 (3.85%) BGP
11 2 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.85%) DSL
11 2 (3.85%) Multicast
11 2 (3.85%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
1 5 (9.62%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 6 (11.54%) Linux
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Load Balancing
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL
3 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (1.92%) Change Management
4 1 (1.92%) Converged Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.92%) Line Management
4 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
4 1 (1.92%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.92%) Time Management
4 1 (1.92%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 39 (75.00%) CCNA
1 39 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (53.85%) CCNP
3 5 (9.62%) CCIE
3 5 (9.62%) CCNP Voice
3 5 (9.62%) CCSA
3 5 (9.62%) JNCIA
4 3 (5.77%) MCP
4 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.92%) MCITP
6 1 (1.92%) MCSA
6 1 (1.92%) MCSE
6 1 (1.92%) MCTS
6 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 40 (76.92%) Cisco
2 36 (69.23%) Juniper
3 26 (50.00%) Palo Alto
4 16 (30.77%) F5
5 12 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 4 (7.69%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 4 (7.69%) VMware
7 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.85%) HP
8 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.85%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.92%) Apple
9 1 (1.92%) Avaya
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