The median annual salary for a 2nd Line Support was £25,250 in advertised job vacancies in Northampton during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Second Line Support
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 44 66 54
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 9 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.43% 1.99% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 2.03% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 14
Median salary £25,250 £40,000 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.87% +61.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £28,100
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year - +2.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton. 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
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 359 543 499
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 96.77% 98.19% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 308 400 449
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

2nd Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support in Northampton

2nd Line Support
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for 2nd Line Support in Northampton

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

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Northampton region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) SAN
4 5 (45.45%) NetApp
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) MySQL
4 5 (45.45%) Apache
4 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
4 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Server Virtualisation
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) vSphere
4 5 (45.45%) Ansible
4 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
4 5 (45.45%) Data ONTAP
5 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 5 (45.45%) Apache
1 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Data ONTAP
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
1 5 (45.45%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Document Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCDST
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (45.45%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) NetApp
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + 25 days hol + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ negotiable + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton
IQ Telecom
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Car Allowance and Mileage
Posted: 17 days ago