The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support
Rank - 73 78
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.80% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.81% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Average salary - £19,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.21%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,000 £20,000
1st Line Support
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
672 739 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.14% 98.01% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 548 625 796
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 Oxford

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Oxford

1st Line Support
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (33.33%) New Media
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (33.33%) Apple
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
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