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 9 July 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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support
Rank 115 107 98
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.21% 1.03% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.09% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 9
Average salary £27,845 £27,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,382 £21,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,875 £40,000 £25,600
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,980 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+0.08% -4.08%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1788 1828 1580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.42% 94.03% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1599 1405
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
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 9 July 2014.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Birmingham

IT Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) MS Office
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) WAN
7 2 (15.38%) Unisys
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Open Text
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Document Management
7 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (15.38%) PDA
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 8

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) WorkSite
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PDA
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 2 (15.38%) Android
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Document Management
2 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Unisys
3 2 (15.38%) Open Text
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) i2
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
Birmingham
Netcom Resourcing
Salary: 17000-20000
Posted: 13 hours ago