The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 57 56 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.57% 0.21% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.22% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £18,000 £20,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,200 £20,000 £17,700
10% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £20,000 £23,300
UK excluding London median salary £20,500 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.50%
1st Line Support
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
521 462 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.24% 96.25% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 477 408 357
Median salary £35,000 £35,486 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -11.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Ipswich +13 2 £18,500 -7.50%
1st Line Support
East of England

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, 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 Suffolk region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCDST
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCDST
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory