The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 84 95 72
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 3 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 0.36% 0.97% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.98% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 10
Average salary £22,500 £28,500 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +31.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £35,000 £23,450
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,250 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -3.00%
2nd Line Support
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 1221 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 96.67% 99.11% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 681 1045 601
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Brighton

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (50.00%) MS Office
4 6 (42.86%) Network Architecture
4 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
4 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Server
4 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (42.86%) MCP
5 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) HTTP
7 3 (21.43%) VPN
7 3 (21.43%) DNS
7 3 (21.43%) PHP
7 3 (21.43%) IIS
7 3 (21.43%) LAMP
7 3 (21.43%) SSH
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (21.43%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) SSH
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Network Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Time Management
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) MCP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Server
2 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Trend Micro
3 1 (7.14%) Acronis
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: Circa 20-25000 + Benefits
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