The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 63 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.52% 0.44% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.46% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £26,000 £25,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% +8.51%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
2nd Line Support
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
565 436 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 98.09% 96.25% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 428 393 342
Average salary £35,232 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (33.33%) VMware
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) QA
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Zenoss
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone

2nd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (16.67%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) CentOS
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) System Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Python
1 2 (33.33%) Ruby
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCDST
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) KVM
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Zenoss
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (16.67%) Sage
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Pegasus
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £34500.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago