The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 73 97 107
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 7 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.79% 0.27% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.27% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £18,000 £20,500 £18,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +9.33%
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 £20,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
1st Line Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
838 1097 1145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.48% 97.60% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 753 942 1031
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region that featured 1st Line Support in the job title.

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 1st 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 Bedfordshire region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco