The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 135 114 136
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 17 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.69% 0.75% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.78% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 6
Median salary £26,175 £23,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.21% -13.63%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -5.88%
IT Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2384 1804 2236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.60% 96.63% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1765 1525 1924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Birmingham region.

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT 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 Birmingham region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (78.57%) Windows
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
4 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
5 11 (39.29%) French Language
5 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (39.29%) MCSE
5 11 (39.29%) MCSA
5 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (35.71%) Cisco
6 10 (35.71%) MS Office
6 10 (35.71%) Firewall
7 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
7 9 (32.14%) LAN
7 9 (32.14%) WAN
7 9 (32.14%) German Language
8 8 (28.57%) Citrix
9 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
10 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
11 5 (17.86%) IIS
11 5 (17.86%) MCP
11 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
11 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
11 5 (17.86%) JBoss
11 5 (17.86%) VPN
11 5 (17.86%) Symantec
11 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 17 (60.71%) MS Exchange
2 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (39.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (17.86%) IIS
6 5 (17.86%) JBoss
6 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
6 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
7 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Office
2 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (17.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) LAN
2 9 (32.14%) WAN
3 5 (17.86%) VLAN
3 5 (17.86%) VPN
4 2 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) ProC
General
1 11 (39.29%) French Language
2 9 (32.14%) German Language
3 3 (10.71%) Automotive
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Client/Server
1 5 (17.86%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.14%) Handset
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Android
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (3.57%) Unix
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Validation
2 4 (14.29%) Time Management
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Logistics
4 2 (7.14%) Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Presales
5 1 (3.57%) Data Entry
5 1 (3.57%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) VB
1 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) MCSA
1 11 (39.29%) MCSE
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Backup Exec
1 5 (17.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (17.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Cisco
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Kaspersky
4 5 (17.86%) Sophos
4 5 (17.86%) Symantec
4 5 (17.86%) Veeam
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow