The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 24 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 Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support
Rank 62 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.68% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £22,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £19,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
436 600 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.42% 96.93% 99.68%
Number of salaries quoted 368 565 548
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
1st Line Support
East of England

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Suffolk

1st Line Support
Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich - 3 £22,500 -
1st Line Support
East of England

1st Line Support
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft