The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 195 179 176
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 20 44 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.88% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.92% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 44 43
Median salary £24,000 £22,250 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.86% +3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £18,750 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
1st Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4309 4782 5349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.72% 95.79% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3485 3639 3778
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Berkshire

1st Line Support
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 1st Line Support across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

1st Line Support Salary Histogram in Berkshire

1st Line Support
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 6 £24,000 +2.82%
Bracknell -13 5 £20,000 -2.43%
Maidenhead -4 3 - -
Thatcham - 2 - -
Wokingham - 2 £25,000 - 1
1st Line Support
South East

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Berkshire region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 32 (66.67%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
3 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
5 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
6 12 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (22.92%) VMware
8 10 (20.83%) Windows 10
9 9 (18.75%) ITIL
10 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 8 (16.67%) MS Office
10 8 (16.67%) Office 365
11 7 (14.58%) Apple
11 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
11 7 (14.58%) Citrix
12 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (12.50%) Cisco
12 6 (12.50%) DHCP
12 6 (12.50%) DNS
12 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
12 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
12 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
13 5 (10.42%) LAN
13 5 (10.42%) MCP
13 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
13 5 (10.42%) Wireless
13 5 (10.42%) Finance
13 5 (10.42%) SAN

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) DHCP
1 6 (12.50%) DNS
2 5 (10.42%) LAN
2 5 (10.42%) SAN
2 5 (10.42%) Wireless
3 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.33%) VPN
3 4 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (4.17%) Internet
4 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.08%) Firewall
5 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.08%) Network Security
5 1 (2.08%) PBX
5 1 (2.08%) UMTS
5 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Japanese Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Biometrics
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.08%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 32 (66.67%) Windows
2 17 (35.42%) Windows 7
3 12 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 10 (20.83%) Windows 10
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.42%) Android
6 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
6 5 (10.42%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.25%) Linux
7 3 (6.25%) Mac OS
7 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.33%) Network Management
4 3 (6.25%) Time Management
5 2 (4.17%) Migration
5 2 (4.17%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.08%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.08%) ITSM
6 1 (2.08%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
1 5 (10.42%) MCP
2 4 (8.33%) CCNA
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.33%) MCSE
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 3 (6.25%) MCITP
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.17%) CCNP
4 2 (4.17%) GNVQ
5 1 (2.08%) HND
5 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.25%) vSphere
5 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) Apple
3 7 (14.58%) Citrix
4 6 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (8.33%) HP
5 4 (8.33%) Veeam
6 3 (6.25%) Fujitsu
6 3 (6.25%) Samsung
7 2 (4.17%) Acronis
7 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.17%) Symantec
8 1 (2.08%) Capita
8 1 (2.08%) Huawei
8 1 (2.08%) Oracle
8 1 (2.08%) Zeacom
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago