Period
to 25 February 2020

The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Support was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Macclesfield during the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Second Line Support
Cheshire > Macclesfield
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 18 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 +21 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 5 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield 6.67% 4.94% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.69% 5.13% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 3
Macclesfield median annual salary £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.89% -10.00% -10.71%
Cheshire median annual salary £24,750 £26,500 £27,000
% change year-on-year -6.60% -1.85% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Macclesfield
Permanent vacancies in Macclesfield with a recognized job title 65 78 158
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 86.67% 96.30% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 63 63 151
Macclesfield median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,150 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,500 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +16.88%

2nd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

Job postings that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support in Macclesfield

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Support in Macclesfield

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 2nd Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Macclesfield region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) SLA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Meraki

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Macclesfield 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Kalman Filter
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Meraki