The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support Engineer was £17,500 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 70 -
Rank change year-on-year +28 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.65% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £17,500 £17,500 -
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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 307 576 562
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 99.35% 96.00% 98.42%
Number of salaries quoted 278 513 461
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in Suffolk

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in Suffolk

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region featuring 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

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

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7