The first table below looks at the demand for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 29 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.65% 0.59% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.63% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £27,500 £30,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.83% +52.50%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
Job Titles Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
151 160 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 97.42% 94.67% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 149 84 127
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £25,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
2nd Line Support
Hertfordshire

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in St Albans

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
4 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Apple
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) XenApp
6 1 (16.67%) XenServer
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange

2nd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago