The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

First Line Support
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 75 64
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 3 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.53% 1.49% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.52% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 14
Median salary £24,500 £18,000 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.11% +2.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 546 724 770
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.15% 97.97% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 500 682 607
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -1.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in Southampton

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Support in Southampton

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Southampton region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

1st Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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