The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northern Ireland region that had 1st Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support
Rank - 36 38
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 0.74% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.75% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £18,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £20,000 £20,500 £20,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -
1st Line Support
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
148 134 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 94.87% 98.53% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 123 67 124
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Northern Ireland