The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 116 131 125
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 12 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.66% 0.050% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.051% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 11
Median salary £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
UK excluding London median salary £20,500 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
1st Line Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1743 1967 1964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.40% 97.47% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 1652 1599
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Bristol

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Bristol region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) DNS
3 13 (76.47%) DHCP
4 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
4 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
4 12 (70.59%) Network Architecture
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (52.94%) Office 365
6 9 (52.94%) Windows 8
6 9 (52.94%) Windows 10
6 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
6 9 (52.94%) A+ Certification
6 9 (52.94%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (23.53%) SLA
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.76%) Statistics
8 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (11.76%) Citrix
8 2 (11.76%) MS Office
8 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
9 1 (5.88%) Firewall
9 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
9 1 (5.88%) Linux
9 1 (5.88%) VoIP
9 1 (5.88%) VPN
9 1 (5.88%) Digital Media

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DHCP
1 13 (76.47%) DNS
2 12 (70.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 10
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) A+ Certification
1 9 (52.94%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Citrix