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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 152 177 125
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 62 50 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.38% 0.99% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.03% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 57 45 73
Median salary £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,400 £30,500
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
4329 4844 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.50% 95.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3490 3656 3831
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 £29,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 1 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 1 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
Newbury +22 12 £22,000 -25.42% 1
Reading -12 10 £32,500 +37.83%
Maidenhead +7 9 £29,000 +19.58%
Bracknell -6 7 £23,500 -14.54%
Slough +3 6 £29,000 -24.67%
Wokingham - 5 £25,000 - 2
Thatcham - 4 £27,250 -
2nd Line Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 92 (81.42%) Windows
2 70 (61.95%) Active Directory
3 53 (46.90%) Microsoft
4 41 (36.28%) Windows Server
5 31 (27.43%) Windows 7
6 26 (23.01%) VMware
6 26 (23.01%) SQL
7 24 (21.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
8 21 (18.58%) DNS
9 20 (17.70%) SLA
9 20 (17.70%) ITIL
9 20 (17.70%) Windows 8
10 19 (16.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 19 (16.81%) MS Office
11 17 (15.04%) MS Exchange
12 16 (14.16%) Windows 10
13 15 (13.27%) Linux
13 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
13 15 (13.27%) Cisco
13 15 (13.27%) SCCM
14 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (11.50%) DHCP
15 13 (11.50%) TCP/IP
16 12 (10.62%) Windows XP
16 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (10.62%) MCP
16 12 (10.62%) Web Services
17 11 (9.73%) HP

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 17 (15.04%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.96%) IIS
3 7 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.31%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.54%) Skype for Business
7 3 (2.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.77%) Apache
8 2 (1.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 19 (16.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.73%) Office 365
2 8 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.58%) DNS
2 13 (11.50%) DHCP
2 13 (11.50%) TCP/IP
3 10 (8.85%) LAN
4 9 (7.96%) Firewall
5 8 (7.08%) SAN
6 7 (6.19%) VPN
6 7 (6.19%) WAN
7 6 (5.31%) Wireless
8 5 (4.42%) NAS
8 5 (4.42%) Skype
9 3 (2.65%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.77%) Internet
10 2 (1.77%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.77%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.88%) Extranet
11 1 (0.88%) MPLS
11 1 (0.88%) PSTN
11 1 (0.88%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 7 (6.19%) Finance
1 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.54%) Banking
2 4 (3.54%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.65%) Marketing
4 2 (1.77%) Billing
4 2 (1.77%) Electronics
4 2 (1.77%) German Language
5 1 (0.88%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.62%) Web Services
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Smartphone
2 5 (4.42%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.65%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.88%) AS400
4 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.88%) EPoS
4 1 (0.88%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.88%) iSeries
4 1 (0.88%) NHS
4 1 (0.88%) Replication
4 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 92 (81.42%) Windows
2 41 (36.28%) Windows Server
3 31 (27.43%) Windows 7
4 24 (21.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (17.70%) Windows 8
6 19 (16.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (14.16%) Windows 10
8 15 (13.27%) Linux
9 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (10.62%) Windows XP
11 8 (7.08%) Unix
12 3 (2.65%) AIX
12 3 (2.65%) Android
12 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.65%) HPUX
12 3 (2.65%) Mac OS
12 3 (2.65%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.77%) IRIX
13 2 (1.77%) Solaris
13 2 (1.77%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.70%) ITIL
2 8 (7.08%) DevOps
2 8 (7.08%) Network Management
2 8 (7.08%) Service Delivery
3 5 (4.42%) Change Management
4 4 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (3.54%) Data Analysis
5 3 (2.65%) Escalation Management
5 3 (2.65%) Incident Management
5 3 (2.65%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (2.65%) Mentoring
5 3 (2.65%) Security Operations
6 2 (1.77%) Asset Management
6 2 (1.77%) Data Management
6 2 (1.77%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) Document Management
6 2 (1.77%) Fault Management
6 2 (1.77%) Software Asset Management
6 2 (1.77%) Software Deployment
6 2 (1.77%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.01%) SQL
2 10 (8.85%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.08%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.08%) VBScript
4 2 (1.77%) C
5 1 (0.88%) C#
5 1 (0.88%) C++
5 1 (0.88%) Java
5 1 (0.88%) Perl
5 1 (0.88%) PHP
5 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (10.62%) MCP
1 12 (10.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.85%) MOS
3 5 (4.42%) CCNA
3 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.42%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.54%) Degree
5 2 (1.77%) CCNP
5 2 (1.77%) DBS Check
5 2 (1.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.88%) MCITP
6 1 (0.88%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (17.70%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (61.95%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.85%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.08%) Samba
5 6 (5.31%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.42%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.54%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (2.65%) XenApp
9 2 (1.77%) XenServer
10 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.88%) vSphere
10 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (13.27%) SCCM
2 8 (7.08%) Puppet
3 3 (2.65%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.65%) DameWare
4 2 (1.77%) Perfmon
5 1 (0.88%) Legato
5 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.88%) Simpana
5 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (46.90%) Microsoft
2 26 (23.01%) VMware
3 15 (13.27%) Cisco
4 11 (9.73%) Google
4 11 (9.73%) HP
5 8 (7.08%) Apple
5 8 (7.08%) Citrix
6 7 (6.19%) Dell
6 7 (6.19%) Veeam
7 6 (5.31%) IBM
8 5 (4.42%) Juniper
9 3 (2.65%) Samsung
9 3 (2.65%) Sun
10 2 (1.77%) arcserve
10 2 (1.77%) Avaya
10 2 (1.77%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.77%) Nortel
10 2 (1.77%) Oracle
10 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.77%) SAP
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