The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Technician
Rank 637 601 613
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.007% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.007% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £20,500 £20,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £19,700 £17,550
10% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £23,300 £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £18,500 £18,500 £18,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45106 41360 48787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.47% 93.63% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 37956 34763 42530
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
1st Line Support Technician
England

1st Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

1st Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in London

1st Line Support Technician
Salary Trend in London

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

1st Line Support Technician Salary Trend in London

1st Line Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) iPad
4 2 (18.18%) iPhone
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) SLA
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 1 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (9.09%) Advertising
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VoIP
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
1 2 (18.18%) iPhone
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
1 1 (9.09%) Project Management
1 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
1 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PHP
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco