The table below looks at the statistics for the 1st Line Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Line Support Engineer
Rank 252 211 233
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.081% 0.094% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.099% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Average salary £17,000 £18,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £20,000 £20,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
1st Line Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7154 5049 5704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.55% 94.66% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5679 4015 4704
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 Yorkshire

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

1st Line Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

1st Line Support Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
North Yorkshire -18 3 £17,000 -5.55% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire -22 1 £16,000 -20.00%
1st Line Support Engineer
England

1st Line Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) MS Office
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (41.67%) VBA
5 5 (41.67%) Sage
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 2 (16.67%) VPN
8 2 (16.67%) Citrix
8 2 (16.67%) Apple
8 2 (16.67%) Firewall
8 2 (16.67%) Android
8 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (16.67%) Mitel
9 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
9 1 (8.33%) Ruby
9 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 11 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Android
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) VBA
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Sage
3 2 (16.67%) Mitel
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
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