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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 50 45 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 9 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.16% 1.90% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.02% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 2
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £22,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £30,000 £21,450
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,625 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +0.51%
2nd Line Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
403 346 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 96.88% 93.77% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 317 297 203
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Devon

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Devon

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in Devon

2nd Line Support
Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Exeter -17 1 £35,000 +59.09%
2nd Line Support
South West

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 11 (73.33%) ITIL
4 10 (66.67%) MS Office
4 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Avaya
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) MCITP
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
7 2 (13.33%) MCSA
7 2 (13.33%) Cisco
7 2 (13.33%) Lync
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
8 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
8 1 (6.67%) Bomgar
8 1 (6.67%) Apache
8 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) MCSE
8 1 (6.67%) .NET
8 1 (6.67%) IIS
8 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
8 1 (6.67%) LAN
8 1 (6.67%) WAN
8 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (6.67%) CCNA
8 1 (6.67%) WSUS

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (13.33%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Office
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
1 1 (6.67%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Server Patching
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) CCSA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) WSUS
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Avaya
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Bomgar
3 1 (6.67%) CommVault