The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 1st Line Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support Engineer
Rank 309 343 323
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.009% 0.024% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.026% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £20,500 £27,500 £21,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.45% +29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £18,500 £20,500 £19,000
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +7.89%
1st Line Support Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9776 11554 11033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.80% 92.49% 93.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8309 9740 9632
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

1st Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

1st Line Support Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 1st Line Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) MOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (33.33%) PDA
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone

1st Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited 1st Line Support Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) PDA
1 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 1 (33.33%) Android
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MOS
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Apple