The first table below looks at the demand for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Rochdale region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 19 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 3.77% 9.52% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.35% 10.00% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £25,000 £19,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
Job Titles Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46 20 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 86.79% 95.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 18 81
Average salary £39,500 £33,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.69% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,000 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
2nd Line Support
Manchester

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Rochdale

2nd Line Support
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) SLA
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) ADSL
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

2nd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) ADSL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) VMware