The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support
Rank 129 128 125
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 12 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.52% 0.58% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.61% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 6
Average salary £20,000 £20,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,300 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,400 £21,250
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,000 £19,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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 Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2203 2126 1970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.67% 94.24% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 1647 1671
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

1st Line Support
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 11 £19,500 -2.50% 1
High Wycombe 0 1 £20,500 -4.65%
1st Line Support
South East

1st Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) SLA
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) Windows XP
4 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 6 (23.08%) MS Office
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Vista
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
7 5 (19.23%) User Experience
8 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
9 3 (11.54%) DNS
9 3 (11.54%) MCP
9 3 (11.54%) Service Management
9 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (7.69%) Computacenter
10 2 (7.69%) Retail
10 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
10 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
10 2 (7.69%) Apple

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Extranet
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) WCF
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 2 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Windows XP
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Windows 8
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Vista
5 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 1 (3.85%) MVC
4 1 (3.85%) Information Security
4 1 (3.85%) Logistics
4 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCP
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.85%) HND
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Apple
2 2 (7.69%) Computacenter
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago