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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Engineer
Rank - 91 101
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.090% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.093% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £20,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £21,000 £19,250 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.75%
1st Line Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1181 1076 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.76% 97.02% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 956 1167
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 West Sussex

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

1st Line Support Engineer
Top 8 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft