Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a 1st Line Engineer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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

First Line Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 205 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - +188
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Engineer 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.058% 0.079% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.081% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £22,500 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.77% - -
East of England median annual salary £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
% change year-on-year +18.42% -9.52% -4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 3,318 3,688 3,447
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 97.54% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,307 2,870 2,874
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

1st Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured 1st Line Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Engineer in Cambridgeshire

1st Line Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Engineer in Cambridgeshire

1st Line Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +35 1 £23,000 -29.23%
Peterborough - 1 £22,000 -
1st Line Engineer
East of England

1st Line Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 1st Line Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring 1st Line Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

1st Line Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft