Period
to 10 December 2017

The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support was £19,000 in advertised job vacancies in Salford during the 6 months to 10 December 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 > Salford
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 6.90% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.02% - -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Salford median annual salary £19,000 - -
Manchester median annual salary £19,000 £21,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year -11.63% +7.50% +1.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Salford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Salford
Permanent vacancies in Salford with a recognized job title 114 80 112
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.28% 97.56% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 100 74 105
Salford median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £19,225 £25,375 £22,900
90th Percentile £57,750 £50,000 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +6.67%

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in Salford

1st Line Support
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Support in Salford

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Salford region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware