The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bradford 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 42 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 0.83% 0.56% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.66% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £17,500 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.59% +14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £24,125 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
-3.50% +2.04%
2nd Line Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bradford 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
Bradford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
351 305 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bradford 97.50% 85.92% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 273 216 278
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Bradford

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Bradford

2nd Line Support
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) IMAP4
4 2 (28.57%) POP3
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Fedora
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) WSUS
5 1 (14.29%) SCCM
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bradford 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) IMAP4
1 2 (28.57%) POP3
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Fedora
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) VMware