The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 155 172 112
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -60
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 56 48 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.26% 0.96% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.00% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 51 47 74
Median salary £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £29,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
2nd Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4300 4799 5214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.69% 95.69% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3479 3644 3684
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in Berkshire

2nd Line Support
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Maidenhead +11 13 £32,500 +44.44% 2
Reading -2 12 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Newbury +10 10 £22,000 -11.11% 1
Bracknell -4 5 £24,250 -24.21%
Slough +5 4 £27,750 -15.26%
Wokingham - 3 £25,000 - 1
Thatcham - 2 £26,250 - 1
2nd Line Support
South East

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 2nd Line Support 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 across the Berkshire region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 91 (81.98%) Windows
2 69 (62.16%) Active Directory
3 49 (44.14%) Microsoft
4 44 (39.64%) Windows Server
5 31 (27.93%) VMware
6 30 (27.03%) Windows 7
7 26 (23.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (23.42%) SQL
8 23 (20.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (19.82%) MS Excel
10 21 (18.92%) MS Office
10 21 (18.92%) Windows 8
11 20 (18.02%) ITIL
12 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
13 16 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (13.51%) Linux
14 15 (13.51%) MS Exchange
14 15 (13.51%) SLA
15 14 (12.61%) DNS
15 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (12.61%) SCCM
15 14 (12.61%) Windows 10
16 13 (11.71%) Cisco
17 12 (10.81%) MCP
18 11 (9.91%) Windows XP
18 11 (9.91%) Microsoft Certification
18 11 (9.91%) Google
18 11 (9.91%) Smartphone
18 11 (9.91%) Hyper-V
19 10 (9.01%) PowerShell

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 15 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.21%) IIS
3 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.60%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.90%) Apache
Applications
1 22 (19.82%) MS Excel
2 21 (18.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.11%) Office 365
2 5 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.50%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.61%) DNS
2 10 (9.01%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.11%) DHCP
3 9 (8.11%) Firewall
4 8 (7.21%) LAN
4 8 (7.21%) SAN
5 7 (6.31%) VPN
6 5 (4.50%) NAS
6 5 (4.50%) Skype
6 5 (4.50%) WAN
6 5 (4.50%) Wireless
7 2 (1.80%) Internet
7 2 (1.80%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.80%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.90%) Extranet
8 1 (0.90%) MPLS
8 1 (0.90%) PSTN
8 1 (0.90%) UMTS
8 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 9 (8.11%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.70%) German Language
4 3 (2.70%) Law
4 3 (2.70%) Marketing
4 3 (2.70%) Retail
5 2 (1.80%) Billing
5 2 (1.80%) Electronics
5 2 (1.80%) Publishing
5 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.90%) Games
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.11%) Web Services
2 1 (0.90%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Smartphone
2 5 (4.50%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.90%) AS400
4 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.90%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.90%) iSeries
4 1 (0.90%) NHS
4 1 (0.90%) PlayStation
4 1 (0.90%) Replication
4 1 (0.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 91 (81.98%) Windows
2 44 (39.64%) Windows Server
3 30 (27.03%) Windows 7
4 26 (23.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (20.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (18.92%) Windows 8
7 15 (13.51%) Linux
8 14 (12.61%) Windows 10
8 14 (12.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (9.91%) Windows XP
10 9 (8.11%) Unix
11 4 (3.60%) AIX
11 4 (3.60%) HPUX
12 3 (2.70%) Android
12 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.70%) IRIX
12 3 (2.70%) Mac OS
12 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.70%) Solaris
13 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.02%) ITIL
2 8 (7.21%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.41%) Network Management
4 5 (4.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (4.50%) Change Management
4 5 (4.50%) DevOps
5 4 (3.60%) Data Analysis
6 3 (2.70%) Escalation Management
6 3 (2.70%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (2.70%) Security Operations
7 2 (1.80%) Asset Management
7 2 (1.80%) Data Management
7 2 (1.80%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (1.80%) Document Management
7 2 (1.80%) Migration
7 2 (1.80%) Service Management
7 2 (1.80%) Software Asset Management
7 2 (1.80%) Software Deployment
7 2 (1.80%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.42%) SQL
2 10 (9.01%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.21%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.21%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) MCP
2 11 (9.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.01%) MOS
4 3 (2.70%) CCNA
4 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.70%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) Degree
5 2 (1.80%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.90%) MCITP
6 1 (0.90%) MCSA
6 1 (0.90%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 69 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.91%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.11%) VMware ESX
5 7 (6.31%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (4.50%) Samba
6 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.50%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.70%) VMware Server
7 3 (2.70%) XenApp
8 2 (1.80%) XenServer
9 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.90%) vSphere
9 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (12.61%) SCCM
2 5 (4.50%) Puppet
3 3 (2.70%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.70%) DameWare
3 3 (2.70%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.90%) Legato
4 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.90%) Simpana
4 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 49 (44.14%) Microsoft
2 31 (27.93%) VMware
3 13 (11.71%) Cisco
4 11 (9.91%) Google
5 9 (8.11%) HP
6 8 (7.21%) Apple
6 8 (7.21%) Citrix
7 7 (6.31%) Veeam
8 5 (4.50%) Dell
9 4 (3.60%) Sun
10 3 (2.70%) IBM
10 3 (2.70%) Juniper
10 3 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (2.70%) Samsung
11 2 (1.80%) arcserve
11 2 (1.80%) Avaya
11 2 (1.80%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.80%) Huawei
11 2 (1.80%) Oracle
11 2 (1.80%) SAP
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Holiday etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
John Smith Son
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead
Talent Point
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago