The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bolton region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 36 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.65% 3.23% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 3.23% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Median salary - £25,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
2nd Line Support
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton 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
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
149 124 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 97.39% 100.00% 98.69%
Number of salaries quoted 126 115 128
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Bolton

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bolton region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Draytek
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Patch Management
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Draytek
2 1 (25.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware