The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 104 105 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 8 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.45% 0.58% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.62% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 7
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £19,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £28,500 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.12%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1714 1620 1408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.54% 94.08% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1490 1348 1252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
IT Support
West Midlands

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 April 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title.

1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 11 (52.38%) LAN
3 11 (52.38%) MS Office
4 10 (47.62%) WAN
4 10 (47.62%) Windows XP
4 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
5 9 (42.86%) ITIL
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
6 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
6 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (28.57%) Android
7 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
7 6 (28.57%) PDA
8 5 (23.81%) assyst
8 5 (23.81%) iPad
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Phone
8 5 (23.81%) iPhone
8 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (23.81%) MobileIron
8 5 (23.81%) Windows Phone 7
8 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
8 5 (23.81%) Wireless
8 5 (23.81%) Handset
8 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000
9 4 (19.05%) VPN
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (19.05%) Service Management
10 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited IT Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Office
2 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) assyst
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) LAN
2 10 (47.62%) WAN
3 5 (23.81%) Wireless
4 4 (19.05%) VPN
5 2 (9.52%) Firewall
6 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
General
1 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) Front Office
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) PDA
2 5 (23.81%) iPad
2 5 (23.81%) iPhone
2 5 (23.81%) Blackberry
2 5 (23.81%) Handset
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows XP
2 10 (47.62%) Windows 7
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) Android
4 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Phone
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Phone 7
5 5 (23.81%) Windows 2000
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
5 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Fault Management
6 1 (4.76%) Logistics
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
6 1 (4.76%) ETRM
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) VBScript
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCSE
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.52%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Server
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) MobileIron
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Reuters
5 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg
5 1 (4.76%) Open Text
5 1 (4.76%) Unisys
5 1 (4.76%) i2
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) Sage
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
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