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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 92 74 89
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 16 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.23% 1.22% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.24% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 5
Average salary £26,250 £22,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.97% -17.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,450 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -
2nd Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1275 809 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 98.15% 98.78% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 726 929
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in East Sussex

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in East Sussex

2nd Line Support
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Brighton -17 16 £26,250 +17.97%
2nd Line Support
South East

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
3 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
4 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 8 (24.24%) VMware
6 7 (21.21%) DNS
7 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
7 6 (18.18%) Back Office
8 5 (15.15%) Degree
8 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.15%) Terminal Services
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (15.15%) LAN
8 5 (15.15%) WAN
8 5 (15.15%) DHCP
9 3 (9.09%) VoIP
9 3 (9.09%) Dell
9 3 (9.09%) Citrix
9 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
9 3 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (9.09%) MS Office
9 3 (9.09%) ISMS
9 3 (9.09%) Fat Client
9 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (9.09%) Thin Client
9 3 (9.09%) Information Security
9 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management

2nd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) LAN
2 5 (15.15%) WAN
2 5 (15.15%) DHCP
3 3 (9.09%) VoIP
4 2 (6.06%) NAS
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) VLAN
4 2 (6.06%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
General
1 6 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 3 (9.09%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) ISMS
1 3 (9.09%) Information Security
1 3 (9.09%) Information Security Management
1 3 (9.09%) Security Management
2 2 (6.06%) Network Management
2 2 (6.06%) Change Control
2 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.03%) CRM
3 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.03%) PHP
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (30.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Dell
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com