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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £19,500 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
1st Line Support Engineer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1023 1166 963
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.97% 96.44% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 880 1036 884
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

1st Line Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in South Wales

1st Line Support Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) GxP
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GxP
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft