The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Oxford region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 72 65 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 3 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.48% 2.11% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 2.19% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 8
Median salary £30,250 £28,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.03% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £23,500 £21,775
10% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £30,900 £27,600
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £24,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -
2nd Line Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
604 731 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.49% 96.31% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 562 600 777
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Oxford region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (9.09%) Citrix
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (9.09%) VPN
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) MCSE
7 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 1 (9.09%) CCNA
7 1 (9.09%) SAN
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) Symantec
7 1 (9.09%) Sophos

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL V2
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCDST
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Sophos
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec