The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bolton during the 3 months to 24 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
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 0.93% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £19,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £20,000 £20,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% -1.23%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. 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
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 105 101 124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 98.13% 96.19% 99.20%
Number of salaries quoted 85 87 117
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton that featured 1st Line Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in Bolton

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Support in Bolton

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bolton region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signage

1st Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Signage
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft