The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank 98 91 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 14 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.15% 1.36% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.38% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 8
Median salary £22,000 £20,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median salary £20,500 £20,125 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+1.86% +0.62%
1st Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1158 1159 1331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 95.23% 98.64% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1029 1200
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in West Sussex

1st Line Support
Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Horsham +8 5 £20,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £20,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £19,500 -
1st Line Support
South East

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 West Sussex region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 8 (34.78%) LAN
3 8 (34.78%) WAN
4 7 (30.43%) DHCP
4 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
4 7 (30.43%) DNS
4 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
4 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
4 7 (30.43%) Android
4 7 (30.43%) iPhone
4 7 (30.43%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
5 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 4 (17.39%) SLA
6 4 (17.39%) Finance
6 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.04%) Coaching
7 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (13.04%) Extranet
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
9 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (4.35%) VMware
9 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.35%) ITIL
9 1 (4.35%) HNC
9 1 (4.35%) MS Excel

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) LAN
1 8 (34.78%) WAN
2 7 (30.43%) DHCP
2 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (13.04%) Extranet
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Blackberry
1 7 (30.43%) iPhone
2 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Android
2 7 (30.43%) Windows XP
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
3 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
4 3 (13.04%) Coaching
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) ITSM
5 1 (4.35%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) HNC
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Sage
2 1 (4.35%) VMware