The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Support Technician was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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

Second Line Support Technician
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 173 188
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Technician 5 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.12% 0.26% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.27% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 1
Median salary £26,500 £22,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.77% -6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £24,064 £23,000 £20,875
% change year-on-year +4.62% +10.17%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3914 3388 3502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.17% 97.75% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3314 2874 2858
Median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

2nd Line Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester that featured 2nd Line Support Technician in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Technician in Manchester

2nd Line Support Technician
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Support Technician in Manchester

2nd Line Support Technician
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Technician within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -12 5 £26,500 +17.77% 1
2nd Line Support Technician
North West

2nd Line Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, 2nd Line Support Technician 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 Manchester region featuring 2nd Line Support Technician in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
2 15 (88.24%) Windows 7
3 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 11 (64.71%) CMDB
3 11 (64.71%) Terminal Services
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (29.41%) Firewall
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Office 365
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (29.41%) WAN
5 4 (23.53%) DHCP
5 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
5 4 (23.53%) DNS
5 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 4 (23.53%) VoIP
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
6 1 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Degree
6 1 (5.88%) MCSA

2nd Line Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
1 5 (29.41%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) CMDB
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCSA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) Terminal Services
3 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Sage
Stockport
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Competitive Salary
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