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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 113 104 100
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 31 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.27% 1.21% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.24% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 19
Median salary £25,500 £28,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -32.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £48,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
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
2311 1773 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.99% 97.42% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1445 1529
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £44,600
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -10.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
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 3 May 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 39 (55.71%) Windows
2 30 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 19 (27.14%) SLA
6 13 (18.57%) MS Office
7 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
7 12 (17.14%) Cisco
8 11 (15.71%) ITIL
8 11 (15.71%) German Language
8 11 (15.71%) Windows 7
9 10 (14.29%) Windows Server
10 9 (12.86%) French Language
10 9 (12.86%) VMware
11 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (10.00%) Incident Management
11 7 (10.00%) Service Management
12 6 (8.57%) Citrix
12 6 (8.57%) Unix
13 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
13 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
13 5 (7.14%) Windows 8
13 5 (7.14%) DBS Check
14 4 (5.71%) People Management
14 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (5.71%) Finance
14 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003

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 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.71%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (18.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) LAN
1 4 (5.71%) WAN
2 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (1.43%) ATM
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.43%) Firewall
3 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) MS Access
General
1 11 (15.71%) German Language
2 9 (12.86%) French Language
3 4 (5.71%) Finance
4 3 (4.29%) Automotive
5 2 (2.86%) Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
6 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.43%) Law
6 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
1 3 (4.29%) Handset
2 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.43%) CMDB
3 1 (1.43%) EPoS
3 1 (1.43%) iPad
3 1 (1.43%) iSeries
3 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (55.71%) Windows
2 11 (15.71%) Windows 7
3 10 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.57%) Unix
5 5 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.86%) Linux
9 1 (1.43%) CentOS
9 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.71%) ITIL
2 7 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (10.00%) Service Management
3 5 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.71%) People Management
5 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.29%) Logistics
5 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.86%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.86%) Change Management
6 2 (2.86%) Coaching
6 2 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.86%) Migration
6 2 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.86%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.43%) Line Management
7 1 (1.43%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.43%) Resource Management
7 1 (1.43%) Test Scripting
7 1 (1.43%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) C
2 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) DBS Check
2 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 2 (2.86%) MCSA
3 2 (2.86%) MCSE
3 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.14%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.43%) Firmware
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.43%) SCCM
1 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.14%) Cisco
3 9 (12.86%) VMware
4 6 (8.57%) Citrix
5 4 (5.71%) Lotus
6 2 (2.86%) Veeam
7 1 (1.43%) IBM
7 1 (1.43%) Juniper
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.43%) Veritas
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