The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 125 125 105
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 15 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 0.14% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.15% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 5
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £25,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -10.38%
Senior Support Engineer
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
2253 1963 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.35% 94.65% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1993 1790 1315
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the Birmingham region.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Support Engineer 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
3 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (66.67%) SAN
4 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 10 (66.67%) vSphere
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
6 7 (46.67%) XenApp
6 7 (46.67%) Citrix
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
7 6 (40.00%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) DHCP
8 5 (33.33%) DNS
8 5 (33.33%) MCSE
8 5 (33.33%) Wireless
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (33.33%) Office 365
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (26.67%) Lync
9 4 (26.67%) Open-E
9 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (26.67%) XenServer

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Senior Support Engineer 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (26.67%) Lync
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
2 5 (33.33%) Wireless
3 4 (26.67%) LAN
3 4 (26.67%) WAN
4 3 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (20.00%) Network Security
4 3 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (6.67%) Internet
5 1 (6.67%) NetScreen
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (66.67%) vSphere
4 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
4 7 (46.67%) XenApp
5 4 (26.67%) XenServer
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 4 (26.67%) Open-E
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Dell
5 3 (20.00%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
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