The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Line Support Engineer
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.25% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £23,900 - -
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £21,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +10.52%
1st Line Support Engineer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
368 548 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.16% 97.34% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 322 370 366
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

1st Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

1st Line Support Engineer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) German Language
1 1 (100.00%) Hebrew Language
1 1 (100.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (100.00%) Spanish Language
1 1 (100.00%) NAS

1st Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
General
1 1 (100.00%) French Language
1 1 (100.00%) German Language
1 1 (100.00%) Hebrew Language
1 1 (100.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (100.00%) Spanish Language
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA