The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood 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 1 August 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 Brentwood region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support
Rank 11 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 13.51% 0.89% -
As % of the Job Titles category 14.08% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £20,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £19,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Job Titles Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 111 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 95.95% 99.11% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 64 24
Average salary £32,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.89% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
1st Line Support
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1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Brentwood

1st Line Support
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 (8.33%) MS Office
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (8.33%) Time Management
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Change Management
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory