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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank - 24 31
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford - 1.06% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.14% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.00%
2nd Line Support
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108 88 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Knutsford 83.72% 93.62% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 92 65 146
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Knutsford

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Knutsford

2nd Line Support
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware