The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had 1st Line Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
First Line Support Engineer
England / North West
Rank 242 234 252
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.089% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.093% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Median salary £24,000 £18,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.27%
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £21,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5660 5367 6624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.57% 96.05% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4778 4512 5665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,691 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

1st Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 7 £24,000 - 2
1st Line Support Engineer
England

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 1st Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) MS Office
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
4 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 6 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 1 (10.00%) SSH
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) LAMP
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) CentOS
6 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (10.00%) Internet
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) Finance
6 1 (10.00%) Legal
6 1 (10.00%) FTP
6 1 (10.00%) HTTP

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + On Call Rota + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mouchel Infrastructure Services
Salary: From £17,000 to £19,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago