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

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 111 75 103
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 20 44 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.05% 2.33% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 2.41% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 22
Median salary £22,500 £23,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £39,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
1860 1828 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.38% 96.87% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1414 1532 1605
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 £25,500 £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
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 20 January 2017.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 49 (77.78%) Windows
2 42 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 30 (47.62%) Active Directory
4 23 (36.51%) MS Exchange
5 20 (31.75%) Windows 7
6 19 (30.16%) Windows Server
7 17 (26.98%) MS Office
8 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
9 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
12 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
13 10 (15.87%) VMware
13 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (14.29%) Firewall
14 9 (14.29%) Law
14 9 (14.29%) SLA
15 8 (12.70%) Cisco
15 8 (12.70%) SQL
15 8 (12.70%) LAN
16 7 (11.11%) MCSE
16 7 (11.11%) MCSA
16 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
16 7 (11.11%) Windows 10
17 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
17 6 (9.52%) French Language
17 6 (9.52%) German Language

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 23 (36.51%) MS Exchange
2 14 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (20.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.35%) IIS
6 3 (4.76%) JBoss
6 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
6 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.76%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (26.98%) MS Office
2 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) MS Project
3 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Firewall
2 8 (12.70%) LAN
3 5 (7.94%) DHCP
3 5 (7.94%) DNS
4 4 (6.35%) VLAN
4 4 (6.35%) VoIP
4 4 (6.35%) VPN
4 4 (6.35%) WAN
4 4 (6.35%) Wireless
5 2 (3.17%) 3G
5 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.59%) Internet
6 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) MS Access
4 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) ProC
General
1 9 (14.29%) Law
2 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) French Language
2 6 (9.52%) German Language
2 6 (9.52%) Legal
3 3 (4.76%) Advertising
4 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.17%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.17%) Publishing
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Swedish Language
5 1 (1.59%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) HTML
2 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.35%) Handset
1 4 (6.35%) Replication
2 3 (4.76%) iPad
3 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.59%) Fintech
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (77.78%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Windows 7
3 19 (30.16%) Windows Server
4 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 6 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.76%) Linux
9 2 (3.17%) Android
9 2 (3.17%) Unix
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (7.94%) CRM
1 5 (7.94%) ITIL
2 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
2 4 (6.35%) Service Management
3 3 (4.76%) Time Management
3 3 (4.76%) Validation
4 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.17%) Document Management
4 2 (3.17%) Line Management
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (3.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.59%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (1.59%) Coaching
5 1 (1.59%) Collateral Management
5 1 (1.59%) DevOps
5 1 (1.59%) Network Management
5 1 (1.59%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (1.59%) Software Distribution
5 1 (1.59%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) C#
3 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) VB
3 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (11.11%) MCSA
2 7 (11.11%) MCSE
3 5 (7.94%) Degree
4 4 (6.35%) MCP
5 3 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.46%) Hyper-V
3 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.59%) vSphere
6 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Backup Exec
1 4 (6.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 42 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) VMware
3 8 (12.70%) Cisco
4 6 (9.52%) Citrix
5 5 (7.94%) Symantec
6 4 (6.35%) Kaspersky
6 4 (6.35%) Sophos
6 4 (6.35%) Veeam
7 2 (3.17%) Adobe
7 2 (3.17%) Apple
7 2 (3.17%) SAP
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
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