The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 1st Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support
Rank 30 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 2 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.41% 3.08% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 3.23% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £22,500 £22,250 £22,686
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.92%
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £20,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
1st Line Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon 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
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
138 62 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 97.18% 95.38% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 108 62 96
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 1st Line Support in the job title across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 1st Line Support across the Abingdon region.

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Abingdon

1st Line Support
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited 1st 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 1st Line Support in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365

1st Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited 1st 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 1st Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft