The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
First Line Support
South West / Somerset
Rank 66 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.36% 0.49% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.50% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Median salary £23,417 £18,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.57% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,683 £17,300 £18,750
10% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £19,700 £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £20,550 £19,750
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +4.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
543 598 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.01% 98.52% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 454 530 443
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,950 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,200 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region that featured 1st Line Support in the job title.

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Somerset

1st Line Support
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 £22,500 - 1
Yeovil - 1 £24,333 - 1
1st Line Support
South West

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 1st Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy
Taunton, Somerset
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus + 18% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Networx
Salary: £24,333
Posted: 20 days ago