The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support Technician
Rank 629 655 609
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 4 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.010% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.011% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 7
Average salary £22,000 £27,500 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £21,600 £16,400
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,400
UK excluding London average salary £18,500 £23,500 £19,500
% change year-on-year
-21.27% +20.51%
1st Line Support Technician
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41630 45918 42856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.59% 93.82% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 35113 38026 36260
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,982 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 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
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Technician within the London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 2 £21,250 -
1st Line Support Technician
England

1st Line Support Technician
Top 17 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) HiPortfolio
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) HiPortfolio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec