The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 1st Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support
Rank - 40 41
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 1.50% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.52% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £17,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
UK excluding London average salary £20,000 £19,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Job Titles Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
189 197 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.50% 98.50% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 170 189 221
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
1st Line Support
Manchester

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Stockport

1st Line Support
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited 1st Line Support 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 in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCDST

1st Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport region that cited 1st Line Support 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 in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCDST