The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support Engineer was £28,250 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 June 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 / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 187 221
Rank change year-on-year +26 +34  
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 2 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.073% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Median salary £28,250 £20,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.80% -13.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 £18,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £30,850 £24,750
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £20,750 £21,700
% change year-on-year +1.20% -4.37%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2648 3565 4523
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.85% 97.11% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2193 3062 3817
Median salary £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in Surrey

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in Surrey

1st Line Support Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Cobham - 1 £28,000 -
1st Line Support Engineer
South East

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Surrey region featuring 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (56.00%) Windows
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 10 (40.00%) SLA
2 10 (40.00%) Cisco
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) MCSE
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (32.00%) MCSA
4 8 (32.00%) VMware
5 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (28.00%) Office 365
6 6 (24.00%) MCP
6 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (20.00%) SCCM
7 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 5 (20.00%) LAN
7 5 (20.00%) WAN
7 5 (20.00%) VPN
7 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
7 5 (20.00%) WebEx
7 5 (20.00%) Web Filtering
8 4 (16.00%) CCNA
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (12.00%) Citrix
10 2 (8.00%) Apple

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

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) LAN
1 5 (20.00%) VPN
1 5 (20.00%) WAN
1 5 (20.00%) WebEx
2 2 (8.00%) ADSL
2 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (20.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (8.00%) Process Management
3 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) Ticket Management
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) MCSE
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (32.00%) MCSA
3 6 (24.00%) MCP
4 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.00%) A+ Certification
5 2 (8.00%) CCENT
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
5 2 (8.00%) MCITP
5 2 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (8.00%) VTSP
6 1 (4.00%) ACTC
6 1 (4.00%) CCA
6 1 (4.00%) CCNP
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Apple
4 2 (8.00%) BMC
4 2 (8.00%) HP