The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 16 April 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 Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support
Rank 118 104 116
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 14 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.74% 0.91% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.96% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 1
Average salary £22,250 £22,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £20,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1838 1765 1593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.58% 94.33% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1593 1426
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,332
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
1st Line Support
South East

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

1st Line Support
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 5 £19,500 -17.02% 1
Wantage - 3 £24,500 -
Kidlington +1 2 £21,250 -32.00%
Wallingford - 2 £20,000 -
Banbury -11 1 £22,500 +18.42% 1
1st Line Support
South East

1st Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 7 (26.92%) DNS
5 6 (23.08%) MS Office
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
6 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
7 4 (15.38%) MCSE
7 4 (15.38%) Firewall
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (15.38%) Internet
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) Office 365
8 3 (11.54%) DHCP
8 3 (11.54%) WAN
9 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
9 2 (7.69%) SLA
9 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
9 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
9 2 (7.69%) Finance
9 2 (7.69%) Law
9 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
9 2 (7.69%) Banking
10 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (3.85%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (23.08%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) Internet
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Law
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.85%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
1 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
1 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Lotus
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago