The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support
Rank 41 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 21 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 5.66% 3.02% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.98% 3.15% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 2
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +35.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £26,800
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £20,000 £19,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
1st Line Support
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
351 222 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 94.61% 95.69% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 306 178 163
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 Farnborough

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Farnborough

1st Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
6 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
6 9 (34.62%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) HTML
9 6 (23.08%) Firewall
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (23.08%) SLA
9 6 (23.08%) DHCP
9 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 6 (23.08%) DNS
9 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Internet
11 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
11 4 (15.38%) MCP
11 4 (15.38%) MCSE
11 4 (15.38%) MCSA
11 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (15.38%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DHCP
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) CRM
1 2 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL
2 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.85%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCP
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
2 4 (15.38%) MCSA
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) VMware
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
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