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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 62 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 1 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.20% 1.21% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.27% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £28,500 £23,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.91% -11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
2nd Line Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
481 550 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.50% 94.99% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 424 468 596
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Somerset

2nd Line Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) VMware
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