The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 124 127 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% 0.094% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.04%
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
2012 1995 1585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.33% 93.62% 92.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1707 1785 1340
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Kaseya
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) SLA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Kaseya
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) SonicWALL
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
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