The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 146 141 141
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 31 45 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.89% 1.34% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 1.38% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 43
Median salary £20,500 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £21,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £29,600
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
2nd Line Support
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
3409 3256 3856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.76% 96.67% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2915 2704 3155
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Manchester

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in Manchester

2nd Line Support
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +8 12 £19,500 -56.66%
Altrincham +7 2 £17,500 -14.63%
Stockport +3 2 £22,500 - 2
Oldham -6 2 £26,250 -
Bury - 2 £24,500 -
Cheadle +6 1 £23,000 -11.53% 1
Sale +1 1 £25,000 +25.00%
2nd Line Support
North West

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 2nd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 51 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 47 (62.67%) Windows
3 41 (54.67%) Microsoft
4 27 (36.00%) Windows 7
5 25 (33.33%) ITIL
6 21 (28.00%) MS Exchange
7 20 (26.67%) MS Office
7 20 (26.67%) Windows Server
8 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
9 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (17.33%) Cisco
11 12 (16.00%) VoIP
11 12 (16.00%) Internet
11 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (14.67%) Citrix
13 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (13.33%) SLA
13 10 (13.33%) DNS
14 9 (12.00%) Firewall
14 9 (12.00%) DHCP
14 9 (12.00%) LAN
14 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
15 8 (10.67%) ADSL
15 8 (10.67%) Broadband
15 8 (10.67%) Terminal Services
16 7 (9.33%) Dell
16 7 (9.33%) VMware
16 7 (9.33%) CMDB

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.33%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (26.67%) MS Office
2 18 (24.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Google Apps
1 4 (5.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (16.00%) Internet
2 12 (16.00%) VoIP
3 10 (13.33%) DNS
4 9 (12.00%) DHCP
4 9 (12.00%) Firewall
4 9 (12.00%) LAN
5 8 (10.67%) ADSL
5 8 (10.67%) Broadband
6 7 (9.33%) VPN
7 6 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (6.67%) WAN
9 4 (5.33%) BGP
9 4 (5.33%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (5.33%) IPsec
9 4 (5.33%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (2.67%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.67%) FTP
10 2 (2.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (6.67%) Finance
1 5 (6.67%) Legal
2 3 (4.00%) Law
2 3 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.33%) CMDB
3 3 (4.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.67%) iPad
4 2 (2.67%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.33%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 47 (62.67%) Windows
2 27 (36.00%) Windows 7
3 20 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (9.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.00%) Android
7 3 (4.00%) Linux
7 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) AIX
9 1 (1.33%) CentOS
9 1 (1.33%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.33%) Unix
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (6.67%) Coaching
3 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (6.67%) Service Management
4 4 (5.33%) Change Control
4 4 (5.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (2.67%) Case Management
5 2 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (2.67%) Time Management
6 1 (1.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.33%) Change Management
6 1 (1.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (1.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.33%) Java
2 1 (1.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.33%) Perl
2 1 (1.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.33%) MCP
3 6 (8.00%) MCSE
4 4 (5.33%) CCNA
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.33%) MCSA
4 4 (5.33%) MCTS
5 3 (4.00%) MCITP
6 1 (1.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.67%) Terminal Services
3 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.67%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.33%) DameWare
3 1 (1.33%) Nagios
3 1 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (54.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.33%) Cisco
3 11 (14.67%) Citrix
4 7 (9.33%) Dell
4 7 (9.33%) VMware
5 4 (5.33%) Google
6 3 (4.00%) HP
6 3 (4.00%) IBM
6 3 (4.00%) NetApp
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle
7 2 (2.67%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.67%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.67%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.33%) Apple
8 1 (1.33%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.33%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.33%) Sage
8 1 (1.33%) Sophos
8 1 (1.33%) Veeam
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