The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 25 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 3.96% 3.82% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.40% 3.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £31,000 £24,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.53% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
2nd Line Support
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone 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
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91 156 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 90.10% 99.36% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 87 109 75
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Maidstone

2nd Line Support
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (75.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
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