The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 25 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 Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support
Rank 88 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 9 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.77% 0.27% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.27% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 7
Average salary £18,000 £18,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £16,800 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,200 £20,300
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £19,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1101 1091 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.10% 97.24% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 834 901 750
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
1st Line Support
Buckinghamshire

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

1st Line Support
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (57.14%) SLA
3 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 3 (21.43%) HND
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7

1st Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) HND
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 20-25k
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £18,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago