The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Engineer
Rank - 19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 3.61% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £17,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £19,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
1st Line Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 82 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 99.04% 98.80% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 72 57 124
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 Shropshire

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Shropshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows NT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix