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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 195 189 191
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 17 40 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.38% 0.78% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.81% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 42
Median salary £25,000 £22,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,588 £18,450 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,550 £23,900
UK excluding London median salary £20,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
4284 4909 5618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.18% 95.90% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3424 3793 3874
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +3 5 £25,000 +10.86%
Maidenhead -12 5 - -
Bracknell -8 3 £14,938 -27.13%
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 27 August 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 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
6 9 (21.43%) Windows 8
7 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
7 8 (19.05%) Cisco
7 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 7 (16.67%) VMware
8 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (14.29%) Apple
9 6 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 6 (14.29%) CCNA
9 6 (14.29%) Citrix
9 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (14.29%) DHCP
9 6 (14.29%) DNS
10 5 (11.90%) LAN
10 5 (11.90%) MS Office
10 5 (11.90%) ITIL
10 5 (11.90%) SAN
10 5 (11.90%) Wireless
10 5 (11.90%) Degree
10 5 (11.90%) Office 365
10 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
11 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012

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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) DHCP
1 6 (14.29%) DNS
2 5 (11.90%) LAN
2 5 (11.90%) SAN
2 5 (11.90%) Wireless
3 4 (9.52%) VPN
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.38%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.38%) Network Security
5 1 (2.38%) PBX
5 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.38%) UMTS
5 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 11 (26.19%) Windows 7
3 9 (21.43%) Windows 8
4 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
7 4 (9.52%) Android
7 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
7 4 (9.52%) Mac OS X
8 3 (7.14%) Linux
8 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.76%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 5 (11.90%) ITIL
3 4 (9.52%) Network Management
4 3 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (4.76%) Migration
5 2 (4.76%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.38%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) CCNA
1 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 4 (9.52%) CCNP
3 4 (9.52%) MCP
4 3 (7.14%) DBS Check
4 3 (7.14%) MCITP
4 3 (7.14%) MCSE
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) A+ Certification
5 2 (4.76%) GNVQ
6 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.14%) vSphere
5 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Cisco
3 7 (16.67%) VMware
4 6 (14.29%) Apple
4 6 (14.29%) Citrix
5 4 (9.52%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Veeam
6 3 (7.14%) Fujitsu
7 2 (4.76%) Acronis
7 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.76%) Samsung
7 2 (4.76%) Symantec
8 1 (2.38%) Huawei
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle
8 1 (2.38%) Zeacom
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago