The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 94 65 79
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 14 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.13% 2.27% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 2.33% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 5
Average salary £35,000 £21,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.91% -13.00%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1222 771 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.63% 97.35% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1040 696 626
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
2nd Line Support
East Sussex

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 22 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) Client/Server
4 6 (35.29%) Back Office
5 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (11.76%) NAS
7 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (11.76%) VLAN
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
7 2 (11.76%) Clustering
7 2 (11.76%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) VLAN
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
General
1 6 (35.29%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) VMware