The table below looks at the statistics for the 2nd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.01% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £22,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
2nd Line Support
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport 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
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
184 221 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 92.93% 94.44% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 168 155 189
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,200 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Stockport

2nd Line Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) iPhone
3 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Apple