The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Network Engineer was £36,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Second Line Network Engineer
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 862 908 956
Rank change year-on-year +46 +48  
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Network Engineer 10 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.016% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.017% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 14
Median salary £36,000 £26,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -9.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £20,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,700 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,250 £26,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +20.19% -5.45%  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 2nd Line Network Engineer in the UK

2nd Line Network Engineer
Top 20 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 June 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 +46 10 £36,000 +38.46% 2
South East +54 3 £39,500 - 1
London +24 2 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Leatherhead - 2 £39,500 -
Surrey - 2 £39,500 -
Yorkshire +10 1 £30,000 +15.38%
West Midlands +9 1 £27,000 -7.69%
East of England +6 1 £26,500 -
Hertfordshire -5 1 £26,500 -
North West - 1 - -
South West - 1 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £27,000 -
Reading - 1 - -
Hatfield - 1 £26,500 -
Nelson - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 27 (79.41%) Cisco
2 24 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (70.59%) Juniper
3 22 (64.71%) CCNA
3 22 (64.71%) Firewall
4 18 (52.94%) CCNP
5 17 (50.00%) LAN
6 14 (41.18%) WAN
7 13 (38.24%) CheckPoint
8 12 (35.29%) VPN
9 11 (32.35%) Palo Alto
10 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
11 9 (26.47%) VoIP
11 9 (26.47%) DNS
12 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
12 8 (23.53%) MPLS
13 7 (20.59%) VLAN
14 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
14 6 (17.65%) ITIL
14 6 (17.65%) JNCIA
14 6 (17.65%) CCSA
14 6 (17.65%) Finance
15 5 (14.71%) Retail
15 5 (14.71%) Windows
15 5 (14.71%) CCIE
15 5 (14.71%) EIGRP
15 5 (14.71%) HP
15 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
15 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
15 5 (14.71%) Data Centre

2nd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Firewall
2 17 (50.00%) LAN
3 14 (41.18%) WAN
4 12 (35.29%) VPN
5 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
6 9 (26.47%) DNS
6 9 (26.47%) VoIP
7 8 (23.53%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (23.53%) MPLS
8 7 (20.59%) VLAN
9 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (14.71%) EIGRP
10 4 (11.76%) OSPF
10 4 (11.76%) Wireless
11 3 (8.82%) BGP
11 3 (8.82%) Broadband
12 2 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (5.88%) Multicast
12 2 (5.88%) NetScreen
13 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL
1 6 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
2 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (2.94%) CRM
3 1 (2.94%) ITSM
3 1 (2.94%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (2.94%) Network Architecture
3 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.94%) Process Management
3 1 (2.94%) Two-Factor Authentication
Qualifications
1 24 (70.59%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (64.71%) CCNA
3 18 (52.94%) CCNP
4 6 (17.65%) CCSA
4 6 (17.65%) JNCIA
5 5 (14.71%) CCIE
5 5 (14.71%) CCNP Voice
5 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
6 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) CCSE
7 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (5.88%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Cisco
2 24 (70.59%) Juniper
3 13 (38.24%) CheckPoint
4 11 (32.35%) Palo Alto
5 5 (14.71%) HP
6 4 (11.76%) F5
7 3 (8.82%) Extreme Networks
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
8 2 (5.88%) Fortinet
8 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
8 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.94%) Apple
9 1 (2.94%) Aruba
9 1 (2.94%) Meraki
9 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.94%) Ubiquiti
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