The first table below looks at the demand for the 1st Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 9 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Engineer
Rank 399 389 418
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 43 42 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 22
Average salary £22,000 £20,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £17,500 £17,550
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,950 £24,750
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21563 21244 21925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.77% 95.03% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17434 17593 18710
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
1st Line Support Engineer
England

1st Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 9 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
Berkshire +2 12 £21,500 +13.15% 1
Surrey -2 9 £26,000 +25.30% 1
Oxfordshire +6 6 £26,000 +30.00% 1
Hampshire -4 6 £22,500 +38.46%
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £20,000 +11.11%
Kent -7 4 £21,000 -3.44%
1st Line Support Engineer
England

1st Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 66 (62.26%) Windows
2 62 (58.49%) Active Directory
3 41 (38.68%) Microsoft
3 41 (38.68%) MS Excel
3 41 (38.68%) Windows 7
4 36 (33.96%) MS Office
5 34 (32.08%) TCP/IP
6 27 (25.47%) Linux
7 21 (19.81%) ITIL
8 17 (16.04%) VMware
8 17 (16.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (14.15%) Internet
9 15 (14.15%) SQL
10 14 (13.21%) Windows XP
10 14 (13.21%) SLA
10 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
11 12 (11.32%) VPN
12 10 (9.43%) CCNA
12 10 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (9.43%) MS Exchange
12 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (8.49%) CRM
13 9 (8.49%) Blackberry
13 9 (8.49%) Firewall
14 8 (7.55%) SUSE
14 8 (7.55%) Debian
14 8 (7.55%) Citrix
14 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
14 8 (7.55%) IBM Notes
14 8 (7.55%) CentOS

1st Line Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.55%) IBM Notes
3 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.89%) Lync
5 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 41 (38.68%) MS Excel
2 36 (33.96%) MS Office
3 3 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) SalesLogix
1 4 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 34 (32.08%) TCP/IP
2 15 (14.15%) Internet
3 12 (11.32%) VPN
4 9 (8.49%) Firewall
5 7 (6.60%) LAN
6 6 (5.66%) DHCP
6 6 (5.66%) DNS
6 6 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (5.66%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (2.83%) WAN
8 2 (1.89%) VoIP
8 2 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.94%) ADSL
9 1 (0.94%) Broadband
9 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.77%) Finance
1 4 (3.77%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 66 (62.26%) Windows
2 41 (38.68%) Windows 7
3 27 (25.47%) Linux
4 14 (13.21%) Windows XP
5 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.55%) SUSE
6 8 (7.55%) Debian
6 8 (7.55%) CentOS
6 8 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (7.55%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.83%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.89%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.81%) ITIL
2 9 (8.49%) CRM
3 5 (4.72%) Incident Management
4 4 (3.77%) Change Management
5 2 (1.89%) Project Planning
6 1 (0.94%) Time Management
6 1 (0.94%) Software Engineering
6 1 (0.94%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.15%) SQL
2 3 (2.83%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.43%) CCNA
2 10 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.66%) CCSA
4 4 (3.77%) MCP
4 4 (3.77%) JNCIA
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.83%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.89%) Degree
7 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.94%) MCITP
7 1 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) SLA
2 6 (5.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 62 (58.49%) Active Directory
2 17 (16.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (1.89%) XenApp
3 2 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.04%) VMware
3 8 (7.55%) Citrix
3 8 (7.55%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.66%) CheckPoint
4 6 (5.66%) Juniper
4 6 (5.66%) Websense
4 6 (5.66%) Remedy
4 6 (5.66%) Cisco
4 6 (5.66%) IBM
4 6 (5.66%) F5
4 6 (5.66%) Blue Coat
5 4 (3.77%) McAfee
5 4 (3.77%) Clearswift
5 4 (3.77%) SonicWALL
5 4 (3.77%) Lumension
5 4 (3.77%) Aruba
5 4 (3.77%) Trend Micro
6 2 (1.89%) Lotus
6 2 (1.89%) HP
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