The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support
Rank 82 105 91
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 13 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.20% 1.02% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.04% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 2
Average salary £22,500 £18,000 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,000 £18,350
10% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,250 £21,150
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,250 £19,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
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 East Sussex 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
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1052 1449 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.41% 98.37% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 899 1230 789
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in East Sussex

1st Line Support
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Brighton +22 13 £22,500 +25.00%
1st Line Support
South East

1st Line Support
Top 29 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) MS Office
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
4 13 (40.63%) MySQL
4 13 (40.63%) Linux
5 11 (34.38%) MCP
6 10 (31.25%) Oracle
6 10 (31.25%) SLA
7 5 (15.63%) Internet
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL
8 4 (12.50%) HTML
8 4 (12.50%) CSS
8 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.38%) IIS
9 3 (9.38%) PHP
9 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
9 3 (9.38%) HTTP
9 3 (9.38%) VPN
9 3 (9.38%) DNS
9 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
9 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (9.38%) SSH
9 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
9 3 (9.38%) LAMP
10 2 (6.25%) German Language
11 1 (3.13%) MS Excel

1st Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex 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 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (46.88%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 3 (9.38%) SSH
2 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 3 (9.38%) VPN
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (40.63%) MySQL
1 13 (40.63%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
1 4 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (9.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
Lewes, East Sussex
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