The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Farnborough region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 42 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 17 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.97% 4.60% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 4.66% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 8
Median salary £20,500 £25,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.00% +4.16%
UK excluding London median salary £20,500 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
338 236 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 98.83% 98.74% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 296 200 208
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 5 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 Farnborough region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
4 5 (23.81%) MS Office
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Office 365
5 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (19.05%) Internet
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco
6 3 (14.29%) Juniper
7 2 (9.52%) SLA
7 2 (9.52%) Games
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
7 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 8

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
2 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 3 (14.29%) Juniper