The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support
Rank 56 75 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 15 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.25% 0.30% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 0.31% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 6
Average salary £20,000 £21,250 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £21,050 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £21,450 £20,750
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,000 £20,413
% change year-on-year
- -2.02%
1st Line Support
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
623 653 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 93.40% 97.46% 99.27%
Number of salaries quoted 551 574 599
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Guildford

1st Line Support
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (42.86%) Law
5 8 (38.10%) Citrix
6 7 (33.33%) WorkSite
6 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 4 (19.05%) MS Office
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL
10 2 (9.52%) Linux
10 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
10 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
10 2 (9.52%) Legal
10 2 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (9.52%) VMware
11 1 (4.76%) Document Management
11 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
11 1 (4.76%) SAN
11 1 (4.76%) Internet
11 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
11 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (4.76%) IBM
11 1 (4.76%) C
11 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
11 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 7 (33.33%) WorkSite
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
General
1 9 (42.86%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
1 2 (9.52%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Citrix
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
Guildford, Surrey
Information Technology Services
Salary: £23k - 28k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago