The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 53 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 18 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 2.81% 1.68% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 1.72% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 4
Average salary £30,500 £24,250 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.77% -44.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
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 Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
587 583 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 91.58% 97.82% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 479 505 465
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Slough

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Slough

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Slough region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in Slough

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Linux
3 18 (60.00%) VMware
4 16 (53.33%) ITIL
5 14 (46.67%) vSphere
6 12 (40.00%) Oracle
6 12 (40.00%) Cisco
7 11 (36.67%) SLA
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (26.67%) HP Data Protector
9 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
9 8 (26.67%) Ethernet
9 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
9 8 (26.67%) VMS
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 8 (26.67%) UNIX
9 8 (26.67%) Change Management
9 8 (26.67%) HP
9 8 (26.67%) SAN
10 7 (23.33%) Firewall
11 6 (20.00%) e-Health
11 6 (20.00%) CA
11 6 (20.00%) NetApp
11 6 (20.00%) Internet
11 6 (20.00%) .NET
11 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 6 (20.00%) IBM
11 6 (20.00%) Problem Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes
2 4 (13.33%) Lync
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (6.67%) MS Project
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Ethernet
1 8 (26.67%) TCP/IP
1 8 (26.67%) SAN
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) Internet
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (20.00%) FCoE
3 6 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (16.67%) VoIP
4 5 (16.67%) WAN
5 4 (13.33%) RTP
5 4 (13.33%) DHCP
5 4 (13.33%) ISDN
5 4 (13.33%) DNS
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
6 1 (3.33%) LAN
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.00%) e-Health
2 6 (20.00%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (93.33%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Linux
3 8 (26.67%) VMS
3 8 (26.67%) UNIX
4 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (26.67%) Change Management
4 6 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) C#
1 4 (13.33%) C++
1 4 (13.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (13.33%) CNE
3 4 (13.33%) Novell Certification
3 4 (13.33%) CCVP
3 4 (13.33%) CCNA
3 4 (13.33%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) MCTS
3 4 (13.33%) Degree
4 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (36.67%) SLA
2 6 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) vSphere
2 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (26.67%) HP
5 6 (20.00%) CA
5 6 (20.00%) NetApp
5 6 (20.00%) IBM
6 4 (13.33%) Lotus
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
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