The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bolton region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
First Line Support
Manchester / Bolton
Rank - 15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 4.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £16,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £20,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton 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
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
138 70 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 96.50% 97.22% 99.41%
Number of salaries quoted 126 66 138
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Bolton

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Bolton region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware