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

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Second Line Support
Rank 64 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 13 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.22% 0.31% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 0.33% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 5
Average salary £27,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
567 305 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.76% 95.31% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 410 230 232
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 Watford

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (46.43%) Software Deployment
5 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 10 (35.71%) VMware
6 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Vista
7 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 8 (28.57%) MS Office
7 8 (28.57%) Citrix
8 4 (14.29%) McAfee
8 4 (14.29%) VBA
8 4 (14.29%) LAN
9 3 (10.71%) WAN
9 3 (10.71%) MCSE
9 3 (10.71%) MCSA
9 3 (10.71%) MCP
9 3 (10.71%) Web Services
9 3 (10.71%) SQL
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco
9 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (10.71%) Internet
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (10.71%) Apple

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 8 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) Internet
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Handset
2 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 15 (53.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 8 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) VMS
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Software Deployment
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (3.57%) CRM
3 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.57%) Information Security
3 1 (3.57%) Information Management
3 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.57%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) VBA
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCP
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) MCSA
1 3 (10.71%) CCNA
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) MCTS
1 3 (10.71%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) McAfee
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Apple
6 2 (7.14%) Sage
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago