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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Technician
Rank 625 615 643
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £21,250 £24,000 £16,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £19,190 £18,000
% change year-on-year
+4.22% +6.61%
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
43289 41874 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.43% 93.48% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36157 35150 42053
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Technician across the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

1st Line Support Technician Salary Histogram in London

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) iPhone
4 2 (25.00%) iPad
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Eikon
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 1 (12.50%) Reuters
5 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) SLA

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (12.50%) Eikon
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) iPhone
1 2 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Reuters
3 1 (12.50%) Bloomberg
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago