The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support Technician
Rank 91 - 89
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.083% - 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% - 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £17,000
UK excluding London average salary £18,500 £19,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% -2.50%
1st Line Support Technician
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1151 967 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.44% 96.51% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1010 803 922
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

1st Line Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

1st Line Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

1st Line Support Technician
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

1st Line Support Technician Salary Trend in South Wales

1st Line Support Technician
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Torfaen - 1 £25,000 -
1st Line Support Technician
Wales

1st Line Support Technician
Top 5 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) DTV

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory