The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 83 87 98
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 7 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.40% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.42% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Median salary £27,250 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.67% +29.16%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1033 1190 1308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.30% 94.52% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 690 813 808
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,300 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Edinburgh

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 2nd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Skype
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (50.00%) DameWare
2 4 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) Skype
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (50.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft