The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 1st Line Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Technician
Rank 223 - 227
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.034% - 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% - 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £23,500 - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £19,380 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+3.19% +7.66%
1st Line Support Technician
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 Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5436 5232 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.82% 93.18% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4034 4328
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

1st Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

1st Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

1st Line Support Technician
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

1st Line Support Technician Salary Trend in Berkshire

1st Line Support Technician
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 1st Line Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Apple

1st Line Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 1st Line Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Apple