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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 33 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 8 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 2.59% 2.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 2.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 0
Average salary £26,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
2nd Line Support
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
304 258 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.38% 94.85% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 270 199 236
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in High Wycombe

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (25.00%) Perforce
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) FishEye
5 4 (25.00%) Talend
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source
6 3 (18.75%) Time Management
6 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 1 (6.25%) ERP
8 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (6.25%) ADSL
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (6.25%) EPoS
8 1 (6.25%) Remedy
8 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
8 1 (6.25%) Retail

2nd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (25.00%) FishEye
General
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Perforce
2 4 (25.00%) Talend
3 1 (6.25%) Retalix
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy