Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a 2nd/3rd Line Support was £26,250 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

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

2nd/3rd Line Support
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a 2nd/3rd Line Support 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.74% 2.50% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 2.56% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Salford median annual salary £26,250 £31,600 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.93% - -
Manchester median annual salary £28,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.00% +1.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford. 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
Salford
Permanent vacancies in Salford with a recognized job title 113 78 112
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 97.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 100 73 105
Salford median annual salary £37,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £19,225 £25,250 £22,900
90th Percentile £60,375 £50,000 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +6.67%

2nd/3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, 2nd/3rd 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 Salford region featuring 2nd/3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

2nd/3rd Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) WLAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware