The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 41 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.52% 0.55% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.56% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £20,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% +5.12%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
Job Titles Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 180 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.79% 98.36% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 167 171 224
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
2nd Line Support
Manchester

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 15 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) VMware