The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Middlesex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support
Rank - 53 54
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex - 0.22% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.24% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £18,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.84%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £19,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
326 424 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 95.32% 95.07% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 232 261 391
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
1st Line Support
South East

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Middlesex

1st Line Support
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft