The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support
Rank 203 222 206
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 68 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 0.25% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.26% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 66 15 23
Average salary £18,500 £19,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £16,200 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,200 £23,000
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £20,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
1st Line Support
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 Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7365 5738 5906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.70% 95.89% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6012 4524 4921
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Yorkshire

1st Line Support
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
West Yorkshire +30 53 £19,000 - 3
North Yorkshire +10 11 £17,000 -16.04%
South Yorkshire -23 3 £21,000 +23.52% 2
1st Line Support
England

1st Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 31 (38.75%) Windows
2 28 (35.00%) ITIL
3 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
3 27 (33.75%) Active Directory
4 14 (17.50%) MS Office
4 14 (17.50%) MS Exchange
5 13 (16.25%) VMware
6 12 (15.00%) SLA
6 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (15.00%) Windows 7
7 10 (12.50%) Internet
8 9 (11.25%) Service Management
8 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
9 8 (10.00%) Finance
9 8 (10.00%) Citrix
10 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (7.50%) Degree
11 6 (7.50%) Dell
11 6 (7.50%) Windows XP
11 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
12 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
12 5 (6.25%) SQL
12 5 (6.25%) MySQL
12 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (6.25%) A+ Certification
12 5 (6.25%) Legal

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 14 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.75%) CMS
3 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.25%) Jetty
5 1 (1.25%) Moodle
5 1 (1.25%) Lync
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (17.50%) MS Office
2 12 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) Internet
2 5 (6.25%) Firewall
2 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.75%) VPN
3 3 (3.75%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) LAN
4 2 (2.50%) Network Security
5 1 (1.25%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.25%) PABX
5 1 (1.25%) VoIP
5 1 (1.25%) Wireless
5 1 (1.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) MySQL
3 4 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Legal
2 5 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.50%) HTML
1 2 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (1.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.25%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.75%) Windows
2 12 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.50%) Windows XP
5 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.75%) Linux
7 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000
7 2 (2.50%) CentOS
7 2 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.50%) SUSE
7 2 (2.50%) Debian
7 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.50%) Android
8 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.00%) ITIL
2 9 (11.25%) Service Management
3 6 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (5.00%) Line Management
4 4 (5.00%) Coaching
4 4 (5.00%) Data Validation
4 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.00%) Validation
5 3 (3.75%) Content Management
5 3 (3.75%) ITSM
5 3 (3.75%) IT Governance
5 3 (3.75%) Release Management
5 3 (3.75%) Project Management
5 3 (3.75%) Performance Management
6 2 (2.50%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (2.50%) CRM
7 1 (1.25%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.25%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (2.50%) PHP
3 1 (1.25%) Java
3 1 (1.25%) Perl
3 1 (1.25%) VB
3 1 (1.25%) VBA
3 1 (1.25%) Python
3 1 (1.25%) Ruby
3 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.50%) MCP
4 1 (1.25%) HNC
4 1 (1.25%) HND
4 1 (1.25%) MCSE
4 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.25%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (33.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.75%) XenApp
4 3 (3.75%) vSphere
5 1 (1.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Nagios
1 2 (2.50%) Plesk
2 1 (1.25%) SCOM
2 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 27 (33.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.25%) VMware
3 8 (10.00%) Citrix
4 6 (7.50%) Dell
5 4 (5.00%) IBM
6 2 (2.50%) Adobe
6 2 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.50%) Apple
6 2 (2.50%) Mitel
7 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds
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