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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 125 117 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 3 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.16% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.49% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 10
Median salary £22,000 £22,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -4.25%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
1831 1840 1765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.39% 96.89% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1546 1603
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
3 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (46.15%) MCSE
6 6 (46.15%) MCSA
6 6 (46.15%) MS Office
6 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (46.15%) Firewall
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
7 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (30.77%) Kaspersky
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
8 4 (30.77%) Veeam
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (30.77%) MCP
8 4 (30.77%) VPN
8 4 (30.77%) Symantec
8 4 (30.77%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (30.77%) Sophos
8 4 (30.77%) VLAN
8 4 (30.77%) Replication
8 4 (30.77%) Backup Exec

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 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 2 (15.38%) JBoss
4 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (46.15%) MS Office
3 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) VLAN
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ProC
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) French Language
1 2 (15.38%) German Language
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Time Management
1 2 (15.38%) Validation
2 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
2 1 (7.69%) Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) Logistics
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) VB
1 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSA
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Backup Exec
1 4 (30.77%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Kaspersky
2 4 (30.77%) Sophos
2 4 (30.77%) Symantec
2 4 (30.77%) Veeam
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix