The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support was - in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

First Line Support
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 125 121
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.76% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.79% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 9
Median salary - £21,000 £21,000
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1893 2268 1964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.53% 96.14% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6401 6679 8485
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £77,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured 1st Line Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in Birmingham

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Support in Birmingham

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 1st Line Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) Law
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) French Language
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management

1st Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft