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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £20,000 £19,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
1st Line Support
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Redditch 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
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
71 57 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 98.61% 98.28% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 67 47 49
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Redditch

1st Line Support
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) LiteSpeed
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
1 1 (50.00%) cPanel
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) LiteSpeed
1 1 (50.00%) cPanel
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) Mitel
1 1 (50.00%) Huawei