The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support
Rank 53 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 4 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.88% 2.55% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 2.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 0
Average salary £20,000 £17,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,000 £19,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
1st Line Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
434 664 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 94.97% 94.05% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 375 563 513
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Basingstoke

1st Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) SLA
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows XP
3 8 (80.00%) MS Office
3 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) VoIP
7 2 (20.00%) DHCP
7 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) DNS
7 2 (20.00%) UNIX
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) MCSA
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) MySQL
7 2 (20.00%) Oracle
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) MOS

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Office
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
1 2 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (10.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MOS
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle