The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 67 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 9 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.26% 0.80% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.83% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 14
Average salary £27,000 £22,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £22,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £22,500 £37,207
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
2nd Line Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
703 847 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.46% 96.47% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 623 727 747
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Guildford

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Guildford

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

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in Guildford

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (35.00%) DHCP
5 7 (35.00%) VPN
5 7 (35.00%) DNS
6 6 (30.00%) Cisco
6 6 (30.00%) Internet
6 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (25.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) Intranet
7 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (20.00%) Apache
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
8 4 (20.00%) Firewall
9 3 (15.00%) DameWare
9 3 (15.00%) Altiris
9 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (15.00%) SCCM
9 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DHCP
1 7 (35.00%) VPN
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
3 5 (25.00%) Intranet
4 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 3 (15.00%) SAN
6 2 (10.00%) ADSL
6 2 (10.00%) ISDN
6 2 (10.00%) PSTN
7 1 (5.00%) WAN
7 1 (5.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) iPhone
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) DameWare
1 3 (15.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Altiris
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Dell