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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support
Rank 39 32 35
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 10 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.34% 2.22% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 2.31% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 3
Average salary £25,000 £21,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,000 £19,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
281 216 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 93.98% 96.00% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 243 188 169
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) VMware
4 8 (34.78%) DHCP
4 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 8 (34.78%) DNS
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) MySQL
5 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) Internet
5 7 (30.43%) Games
5 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (17.39%) MCP
6 4 (17.39%) MCSE
6 4 (17.39%) MCSA
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
7 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.04%) Cisco
7 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.70%) HTML
8 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
8 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (8.70%) Finance
9 1 (4.35%) Degree
9 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
9 1 (4.35%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) DHCP
1 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
1 8 (34.78%) DNS
2 7 (30.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (30.43%) Games
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Linux
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (4.35%) Time Management
2 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (17.39%) MCP
1 4 (17.39%) MCSE
1 4 (17.39%) MCSA
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
1 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
Farnborough, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough
The People Network
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago