The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support
Rank 61 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 0.91% 0.86% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.90% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 7
Average salary £16,750 £18,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.45% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £18,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £17,700 £18,850 £20,000
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £20,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
1st Line Support
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Warrington 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
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
401 446 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 91.34% 96.33% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 357 363 434
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

1st Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

1st Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

1st Line Support Salary Trend in Warrington

1st Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) MS Office
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) MCP
4 6 (54.55%) VPN
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) MCSA
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) Service Management
5 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (45.45%) MCTS
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) VB
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
7 2 (18.18%) Marketing
7 2 (18.18%) VMware
7 2 (18.18%) Analytics
7 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
7 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (9.09%) Windows 8

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Warrington 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) MCP
2 5 (45.45%) MCSA
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) MCTS
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Sophos
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