The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support Technician role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 30 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Technician
Rank - 208 217
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Technician 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.038% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.040% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £19,000 £19,000 £18,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.10%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5883 4957 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.66% 95.02% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4887 4278 4749
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 West

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

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

1st Line Support Technician
Salary Trend in the South West

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

1st Line Support Technician Salary Trend in the South West

1st Line Support Technician
Top 3 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree