The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support Engineer was £22,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

First Line Support Engineer
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 125 134
Rank change year-on-year +29 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 13 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.92% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 4
Median salary £22,000 £22,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -31.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £22,000 £22,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1362 1701 1948
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.80% 95.67% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1361 1491
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in Buckinghamshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in Buckinghamshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +14 7 £21,500 +7.50%
1st Line Support Engineer
South East

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 1st Line Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) MySQL
3 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) SLA
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) EPoS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) French Language
4 1 (7.69%) German Language

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.69%) French Language
1 1 (7.69%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) SLA