The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 105 111 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 18 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.08% 1.43% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.50% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 32
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
2nd Line Support
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1596 2130 2366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.91% 95.43% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1737 1622
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £62,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Reading

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Reading

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Reading region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
3 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 8 (29.63%) SQL
6 8 (29.63%) VMware
7 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
7 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (22.22%) Perfmon
8 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
9 5 (18.52%) Banking
10 4 (14.81%) LAN
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (14.81%) Office 365
10 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
11 3 (11.11%) Skype
11 3 (11.11%) VPN
11 3 (11.11%) WAN
11 3 (11.11%) IBM
11 3 (11.11%) Oracle
11 3 (11.11%) ITIL
11 3 (11.11%) MCP
12 2 (7.41%) MCTS
12 2 (7.41%) Data Management
12 2 (7.41%) Cisco
12 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
12 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) Skype
3 3 (11.11%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) ADSL
5 1 (3.70%) Broadband
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
5 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.70%) UMTS
5 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Unix
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL
2 2 (7.41%) Data Management
2 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
2 2 (7.41%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.70%) Coaching
3 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) MCP
3 2 (7.41%) MCTS
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
2 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Perfmon
2 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (11.11%) IBM
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) CommVault
4 2 (7.41%) EMC
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) Symantec
4 2 (7.41%) Veeam
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Facebook
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Huawei
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Sun
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