The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2nd Line Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support Technician
Rank 164 186 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Technician 11 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Average salary £22,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -6.00%
2nd Line Support Technician
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3141 3879 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.20% 96.42% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2598 3327 3156
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

2nd Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

2nd Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

2nd Line Support Technician
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

2nd Line Support Technician Salary Trend in Manchester

2nd Line Support Technician
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Technician within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 2 £22,500 - 2
2nd Line Support Technician
North West

2nd Line Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited 2nd Line Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (66.67%) ITIL
6 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (58.33%) MS Office
6 7 (58.33%) LAN
6 7 (58.33%) WAN
6 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (58.33%) SLA
6 7 (58.33%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (50.00%) Intel Security
7 6 (50.00%) SCCM
7 6 (50.00%) Dell
7 6 (50.00%) MCP
8 3 (25.00%) Citrix
8 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 2 (16.67%) Firewall
9 2 (16.67%) CMDB
9 2 (16.67%) Law
9 2 (16.67%) VMware
9 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
9 2 (16.67%) Cisco
9 2 (16.67%) VPN
9 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (16.67%) Windows Server

2nd Line Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited 2nd Line Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) LAN
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (58.33%) WAN
1 7 (58.33%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows 7
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Case Management
2 2 (16.67%) Email Filtering
2 2 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (16.67%) Web Filtering
3 1 (8.33%) CAD
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Dell
2 6 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (8.33%) GFI Software
5 1 (8.33%) Sophos
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + +Great Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + +Great Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago