The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support
Rank 98 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 1 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.087% 1.03% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 1.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £22,750 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £19,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 1016 851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.75% 94.78% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 956 922 752
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
1st Line Support
East of England

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

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
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 1 £22,750 - 1
1st Line Support
East of England

1st Line Support
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Progress
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Swedish Language
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Swedish Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) ERP
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Progress
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Bedfordshire
Talent Spa
Salary: DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £21000 to £24500 per annum - excellent corporate benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago