The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support Engineer
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.79% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £18,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,000 £19,750
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +6.32%
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
167 196 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 99.40% 96.08% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 145 165 201
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

1st Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Croydon

1st Line Support Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013

1st Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
1 6 (75.00%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) VMware