The median annual salary for a 1st Line Support Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 28 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 105 97
Permanent jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Engineer 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex - 0.087% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.089% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £22,000 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.78%  
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 West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1045 1123 1133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.31% 97.31% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1013 975
Median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £60,000
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 West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in West Sussex

1st Line Support Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for 1st Line Support Engineer in West Sussex

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region featuring 1st Line Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory

1st Line Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft