The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 64 62 60
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.35% 0.75% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 0.77% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £23,000 £24,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% -2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 646 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.80% 96.85% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 542 591 455
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
2nd Line Support
South West

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
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Clevedon - 3 - -
2nd Line Support
South West

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
2 6 (46.15%) SCCM
3 5 (38.46%) LANDesk
4 4 (30.77%) UNIX
4 4 (30.77%) Apache
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) MySQL
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Nortel
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
6 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (7.69%) MSI
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (7.69%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Windows 7
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) LANDesk
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Nortel
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Altiris
Taunton, Somerset
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits + training + progression
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