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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Second Line Support
Rank 172 152 148
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 30 65 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.67% 1.30% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.34% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 23 61 28
Average salary £21,000 £22,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £24,500 £24,500 £24,500
2nd Line Support
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4338 4866 3473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.81% 96.97% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3427 3994 2759
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

2nd Line Support Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

2nd Line Support Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +16 19 £22,500 -6.25% 2
Huddersfield -4 5 £21,000 -20.75%
Wakefield -8 5 £21,000 +5.00%
2nd Line Support
Yorkshire

2nd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 87 (86.14%) Windows
2 75 (74.26%) Active Directory
3 48 (47.52%) Microsoft
4 46 (45.54%) ITIL
5 34 (33.66%) MS Excel
6 29 (28.71%) MS Exchange
6 29 (28.71%) Windows 7
7 25 (24.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (23.76%) SLA
8 24 (23.76%) MS Office
8 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (19.80%) Citrix
9 20 (19.80%) LAN
10 19 (18.81%) WAN
10 19 (18.81%) Windows XP
10 19 (18.81%) Windows 8
11 16 (15.84%) VMware
12 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (11.88%) Telecoms
13 12 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (10.89%) Office 365
14 11 (10.89%) DNS
14 11 (10.89%) DHCP
14 11 (10.89%) MCP
15 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
15 10 (9.90%) VPN
15 10 (9.90%) Internet
15 10 (9.90%) Blackberry
15 10 (9.90%) Time Management
16 9 (8.91%) SCCM

2nd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 29 (28.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.97%) IIS
5 3 (2.97%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.99%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (33.66%) MS Excel
2 24 (23.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.80%) LAN
2 19 (18.81%) WAN
3 11 (10.89%) DHCP
3 11 (10.89%) DNS
4 10 (9.90%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.90%) VPN
4 10 (9.90%) Internet
5 6 (5.94%) Firewall
6 5 (4.95%) SAN
7 4 (3.96%) VoIP
8 3 (2.97%) VLAN
8 3 (2.97%) Wireshark
8 3 (2.97%) tcpdump
9 2 (1.98%) Wireless
9 2 (1.98%) FTP
10 1 (0.99%) DMZ
10 1 (0.99%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (11.88%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.97%) Law
3 2 (1.98%) Finance
4 1 (0.99%) Legal
4 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.96%) iPhone
2 4 (3.96%) iPad
3 3 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) Replication
4 2 (1.98%) Clustering
4 2 (1.98%) Statistics
5 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 87 (86.14%) Windows
2 29 (28.71%) Windows 7
3 25 (24.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (23.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (18.81%) Windows 8
5 19 (18.81%) Windows XP
6 7 (6.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.97%) Ubuntu
7 3 (2.97%) CentOS
7 3 (2.97%) Linux
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.54%) ITIL
2 10 (9.90%) Time Management
3 7 (6.93%) Migration
4 6 (5.94%) Service Delivery
4 6 (5.94%) Change Management
4 6 (5.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (4.95%) Service Management
5 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.96%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.97%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (2.97%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.98%) Line Management
8 2 (1.98%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.98%) Coaching
8 2 (1.98%) Operations Management
8 2 (1.98%) Process Management
8 2 (1.98%) Workflow
9 1 (0.99%) Asset Management
9 1 (0.99%) Data Migration
9 1 (0.99%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.97%) SQL
1 3 (2.97%) Python
1 3 (2.97%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.99%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (10.89%) MCP
3 6 (5.94%) MCDST
4 4 (3.96%) MCITP
4 4 (3.96%) MCSE
5 3 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.98%) CCNA
6 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.99%) CCA
7 1 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.99%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (74.26%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.95%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.98%) XenApp
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.99%) XenServer
5 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.99%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) SCCM
2 3 (2.97%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.99%) DameWare
Vendors
1 48 (47.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.80%) Citrix
3 16 (15.84%) VMware
4 6 (5.94%) Cisco
5 4 (3.96%) Sophos
5 4 (3.96%) LANDesk
6 3 (2.97%) Veeam
6 3 (2.97%) Splunk
7 2 (1.98%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.98%) Apple
7 2 (1.98%) Oracle
8 1 (0.99%) Sybase
8 1 (0.99%) Dell
8 1 (0.99%) Remedy
8 1 (0.99%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (0.99%) BMC
8 1 (0.99%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.99%) Infoblox
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £25,000 - £27,500 DOE (negotiable), plus private healthcare
Posted: 26 days ago