The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support was £20,000 in advertised job vacancies in Lincolnshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
First Line Support
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
Rank 23 26 24
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 3 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 2.59% 0.88% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.94% 0.88% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Median salary £20,000 £16,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Lincolnshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 102 113 149
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 87.93% 99.12% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 83 94 122
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire that featured 1st Line Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in Lincolnshire

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Support in Lincolnshire

1st Line Support
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Spalding +8 2 £20,250 +26.56%
1st Line Support
East Midlands

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Lincolnshire region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) SLA

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory