The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 53 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 7 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.45% 3.00% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 3.09% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 10
Median salary £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
2nd Line Support
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
465 518 519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.27% 97.19% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 388 427 378
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Watford

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in Watford

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 2nd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 7 (29.17%) VPN
5 7 (29.17%) Skype for Business
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (25.00%) Skype
6 6 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 6 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 6 (25.00%) DNS
6 6 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 6 (25.00%) DHCP
6 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
7 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (16.67%) Smartphone
8 4 (16.67%) WSUS
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (16.67%) PBX
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (16.67%) MS Office
9 3 (12.50%) CRM
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco
9 3 (12.50%) Service Management
10 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
10 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) VPN
2 6 (25.00%) DHCP
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 6 (25.00%) Skype
3 4 (16.67%) PBX
4 1 (4.17%) Broadband
4 1 (4.17%) Intranet
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 6 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
2 3 (12.50%) CRM
2 3 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) C++
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) CCNP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
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