The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Engineer
Rank 100 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.53% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £21,250 - £22,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 - £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £21,500 - £22,400
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £19,750 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+6.32% -1.25%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1106 1027 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.70% 96.80% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 952 877 685
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
1st Line Support Engineer
South East

1st Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Maidstone - 6 £21,250 - 1
1st Line Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) SLA
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) McAfee
2 6 (75.00%) Websense
2 6 (75.00%) Clearswift
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) MS Office
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
2 6 (75.00%) CCSA
2 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
2 6 (75.00%) JNCIA
2 6 (75.00%) SonicWALL
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (75.00%) Trend Micro
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Aruba
2 6 (75.00%) F5
2 6 (75.00%) Lumension

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
3 1 (12.50%) ADSL
3 1 (12.50%) Broadband
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) CCSA
2 6 (75.00%) JNCIA
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (75.00%) Juniper
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) McAfee
1 6 (75.00%) Websense
1 6 (75.00%) Clearswift
1 6 (75.00%) Blue Coat
1 6 (75.00%) SonicWALL
1 6 (75.00%) Trend Micro
1 6 (75.00%) Aruba
1 6 (75.00%) F5
1 6 (75.00%) Lumension
Maidstone, Kent
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago