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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 102 89 99
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 17 44 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% 2.03% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 2.11% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17 41 20
Median salary £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £21,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £35,000 £27,300
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,845
% change year-on-year
- +0.62%

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
1712 2081 1736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.66% 95.90% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1339 1692 1534
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
3 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
4 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
4 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
5 13 (30.23%) MS Office
6 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
7 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (18.60%) VMware
9 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
10 6 (13.95%) Wireless
10 6 (13.95%) Law
10 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.95%) LAN
10 6 (13.95%) SLA
10 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
12 4 (9.30%) Legal
12 4 (9.30%) Handset
12 4 (9.30%) .NET
12 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
12 4 (9.30%) Degree
13 3 (6.98%) Document Management
13 3 (6.98%) iPad
13 3 (6.98%) Office 365

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 12 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.65%) MS Project
3 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) LAN
1 6 (13.95%) Wireless
2 3 (6.98%) DHCP
2 3 (6.98%) DNS
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) 3G
3 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 2 (4.65%) VoIP
4 1 (2.33%) NAS
4 1 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.33%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MS Access
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (13.95%) Law
2 4 (9.30%) Legal
3 2 (4.65%) Automotive
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.33%) French Language
4 1 (2.33%) German Language
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Handset
3 3 (6.98%) iPad
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) Fintech
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (83.72%) Windows
2 16 (37.21%) Windows 7
2 16 (37.21%) Windows Server
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.33%) Android
8 1 (2.33%) Linux
8 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.98%) Document Management
1 3 (6.98%) Line Management
1 3 (6.98%) Service Management
2 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (4.65%) ERP
2 2 (4.65%) Logistics
2 2 (4.65%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (4.65%) Software Distribution
3 1 (2.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (2.33%) CAFM
3 1 (2.33%) Change Control
3 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (2.33%) CRM
3 1 (2.33%) DevOps
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (2.33%) Network Management
3 1 (2.33%) Project Management
3 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (2.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.33%) GNVQ
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (48.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Cisco
4 2 (4.65%) Adobe
4 2 (4.65%) Apple
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec
5 1 (2.33%) Veritas
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