The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 28 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Technician
Rank 430 444 440
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 5 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.022% 0.009% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.010% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £19,500 £19,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £19,000 £19,000 £18,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21506 20964 22168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.87% 95.02% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17227 17288 18941
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
1st Line Support Technician
England

1st Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

1st Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

1st Line Support Technician
Salary Trend in the South East

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

1st Line Support Technician Salary Trend in the South East

1st Line Support Technician
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Hampshire - 2 £18,750 - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 £19,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £22,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £18,000 -
1st Line Support Technician
England

1st Line Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) SLA
3 5 (50.00%) MCP
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (40.00%) MCSE
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
6 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) IIS
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (10.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall

1st Line Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (10.00%) Android Development
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) MCP
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Lotus
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
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