The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Engineer
Rank 182 179 195
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 12 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.30% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 5
Average salary £18,000 £17,500 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -13.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £16,250 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,100
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £19,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
1st Line Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3774 3831 3917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.19% 94.99% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3047 3289 3363
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

1st Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 4 £17,500 -
Fareham - 2 £17,375 - 1
Aldershot - 1 £20,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £17,500 -
1st Line Support Engineer
South East

1st Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) Internet
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL
6 6 (28.57%) MS Office
6 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) DNS
8 4 (19.05%) DHCP
8 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 3 (14.29%) MCTS
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (14.29%) Remedy
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (14.29%) A+ Certification
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (14.29%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 8 (38.10%) Internet
3 5 (23.81%) VPN
4 4 (19.05%) DNS
4 4 (19.05%) DHCP
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C#
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) MCTS
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (14.29%) A+ Certification
1 3 (14.29%) MCP
1 3 (14.29%) MCSE
1 3 (14.29%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Remedy
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £15000 - £17500 per annum + on call, plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago