The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 69 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.13% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £20,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
1st Line Support
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
525 447 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 98.87% 99.11% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 362 399 219
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Bournemouth

1st Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 8 (72.73%) MS Office
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Mac OS
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (18.18%) MCDST
8 2 (18.18%) IIS
8 2 (18.18%) C
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) MCSE
8 2 (18.18%) MCSA
8 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
8 2 (18.18%) Apple
8 2 (18.18%) Internet
8 2 (18.18%) ITIL
8 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 2 (18.18%) ADSL
8 2 (18.18%) DHCP
8 2 (18.18%) iPad

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) ADSL
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (18.18%) Yeoman
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
4 5 (45.45%) Mac OS
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCDST
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Apple