The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
First Line Support Engineer
North West / Cheshire
Rank - 101 115
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.077% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.080% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £15,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -33.33%  
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 Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1024 1244 1682
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 96.97% 95.62% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1060 1287
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in Cheshire

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in Cheshire