The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support Technician
Rank 227 255 257
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% 0.015% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.016% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £20,000 £18,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £19,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.31%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5497 6371 6840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.10% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4652 5081 5504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

1st Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

1st Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

1st Line Support Technician
Salary Trend in the North West

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

1st Line Support Technician Salary Trend in the North West

1st Line Support Technician
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Manchester +15 3 £20,000 +8.10% 1
1st Line Support Technician
England

1st Line Support Technician
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
4 1 (14.29%) Legal

1st Line Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago