The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 73 105 104
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 75 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.18% 1.47% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.31% 1.52% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 61 16 15
Median salary £26,198 £27,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.73% -57.69%
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
IT Support
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
2269 1974 1831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.14% 96.48% 95.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1695 1628 1586
Median salary £40,000 £44,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IT Support
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Birmingham

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT Support 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 in the job title.

1 78 (71.56%) Windows
2 76 (69.72%) Microsoft
3 53 (48.62%) Active Directory
4 43 (39.45%) MS Excel
5 38 (34.86%) MS Exchange
6 33 (30.28%) German Language
7 29 (26.61%) French Language
8 28 (25.69%) MS Office
9 26 (23.85%) Windows 7
10 25 (22.94%) Firewall
11 24 (22.02%) Cisco
12 22 (20.18%) SLA
12 22 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2013
13 21 (19.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 21 (19.27%) Degree
14 20 (18.35%) ITIL
15 19 (17.43%) Computer Science
16 18 (16.51%) Apple iOS
16 18 (16.51%) Citrix
17 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
17 17 (15.60%) Android
17 17 (15.60%) Windows Mobile
17 17 (15.60%) Mobile Computing
18 16 (14.68%) Blackberry
19 15 (13.76%) VMware
19 15 (13.76%) Windows 8
20 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
20 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
20 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
21 13 (11.93%) SQL

IT Support 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 38 (34.86%) MS Exchange
2 22 (20.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (19.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (11.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (6.42%) Skype for Business
6 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.67%) IIS
6 4 (3.67%) JBoss
6 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 43 (39.45%) MS Excel
2 28 (25.69%) MS Office
3 7 (6.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Office 365
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (22.94%) Firewall
2 9 (8.26%) LAN
2 9 (8.26%) WAN
3 7 (6.42%) Internet
4 5 (4.59%) VPN
5 4 (3.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.67%) VoIP
6 2 (1.83%) DHCP
6 2 (1.83%) DNS
6 2 (1.83%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.83%) SMTP
6 2 (1.83%) VLAN
7 1 (0.92%) ATM
7 1 (0.92%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.92%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.92%) MS Access
3 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) ProC
General
1 33 (30.28%) German Language
2 29 (26.61%) French Language
3 6 (5.50%) Finance
4 4 (3.67%) Automotive
4 4 (3.67%) Marketing
5 3 (2.75%) Swedish Language
6 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.83%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.83%) Publishing
6 2 (1.83%) Retail
7 1 (0.92%) Banking
7 1 (0.92%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.43%) Computer Science
2 17 (15.60%) Mobile Computing
3 16 (14.68%) Blackberry
4 6 (5.50%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.67%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.67%) Handset
6 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.83%) Replication
7 1 (0.92%) EPoS
7 1 (0.92%) iPad
7 1 (0.92%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 78 (71.56%) Windows
2 26 (23.85%) Windows 7
3 18 (16.51%) Apple iOS
4 17 (15.60%) Android
4 17 (15.60%) Windows Mobile
5 15 (13.76%) Windows 8
6 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (12.84%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (11.93%) Windows Server
8 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (6.42%) Windows XP
10 5 (4.59%) Unix
11 3 (2.75%) Linux
11 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.92%) CentOS
12 1 (0.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.35%) ITIL
2 13 (11.93%) Mobile Device Management
3 10 (9.17%) Migration
4 9 (8.26%) Mentoring
5 6 (5.50%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.59%) Coaching
6 5 (4.59%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (4.59%) Service Management
7 4 (3.67%) Affiliate Marketing
7 4 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.67%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (3.67%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.67%) Internet Marketing
7 4 (3.67%) Logistics
7 4 (3.67%) Mobile Commerce
7 4 (3.67%) Online Marketing
7 4 (3.67%) People Management
7 4 (3.67%) Tag Management
7 4 (3.67%) Validation
7 4 (3.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.93%) SQL
2 3 (2.75%) C#
3 2 (1.83%) VB
4 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (19.27%) Degree
2 8 (7.34%) MCSA
2 8 (7.34%) MCSE
2 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.83%) MCP
4 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.18%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 53 (48.62%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.83%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.92%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 76 (69.72%) Microsoft
2 24 (22.02%) Cisco
3 18 (16.51%) Citrix
4 15 (13.76%) VMware
5 4 (3.67%) HP
5 4 (3.67%) Veeam
6 2 (1.83%) Apple
6 2 (1.83%) Kaspersky
6 2 (1.83%) SAP
6 2 (1.83%) Sophos
6 2 (1.83%) Symantec
7 1 (0.92%) Adobe
7 1 (0.92%) Juniper
7 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.92%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.92%) Veritas
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