The first table below looks at the demand for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2nd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.67% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £24,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £24,625 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+0.51% -2.00%
Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
146 128 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.33% 81.01% 84.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81 86 77
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
2nd Line Support
County Antrim

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Belfast region.

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Belfast

2nd Line Support
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited 2nd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008

2nd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited 2nd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 2nd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CommVault
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) VMware