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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 27 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 5.00% 6.06% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 6.12% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Average salary £21,000 £26,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.75% -3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
2nd Line Support
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Huddersfield 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
Huddersfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97 98 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Huddersfield 97.00% 98.99% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 81 93 58
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £20,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Huddersfield

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Huddersfield

2nd Line Support
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) MS Office
3 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
3 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (70.00%) LAN
3 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 6 (60.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) MCP
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (40.00%) iPhone
5 4 (40.00%) iPad
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (10.00%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Huddersfield 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.

Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
1 7 (70.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) iPhone
1 4 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
2 7 (70.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) MCP
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft