The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 110 122 122
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 17 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.82% 0.61% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.65% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 23
Average salary £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.00%
2nd Line Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1998 2320 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.38% 95.04% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1662 1934 2219
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,644 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

2nd Line Support
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +26 10 £22,500 -4.25% 1
Peterborough 0 4 £22,500 -13.46%
Huntingdon +4 1 £20,500 +28.12%
2nd Line Support
East of England

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
4 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (41.38%) MS Office
6 10 (34.48%) Windows 7
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (24.14%) LAN
8 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
8 7 (24.14%) VMware
8 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (20.69%) WAN
9 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.69%) ITIL
10 5 (17.24%) Citrix
10 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (17.24%) Android
11 4 (13.79%) XenApp
11 4 (13.79%) DNS
12 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
12 3 (10.34%) SQL
12 3 (10.34%) Firewall
12 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
12 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
12 3 (10.34%) FMCG
12 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
13 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
13 2 (6.90%) Xen

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 7 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) IIS
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Office
2 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) LAN
1 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.69%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) DNS
4 3 (10.34%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) Wireless
5 2 (6.90%) VPN
5 2 (6.90%) Intranet
6 1 (3.45%) DHCP
6 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Front Office
2 1 (3.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) FMCG
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.45%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (34.48%) Windows 7
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (17.24%) Android
7 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.45%) Windows CE
8 1 (3.45%) Linux
8 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Asset Management
3 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (6.90%) Line Management
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Web Design
4 1 (3.45%) Document Management
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) C
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Xen
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) VMware
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) HP
4 1 (3.45%) Dell
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) Red Gate
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