The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Support Engineer 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
Support Engineer
Rank 94 79 95
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 50 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.06% 2.58% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 2.65% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 23
Median salary £32,000 £27,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £45,000 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
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% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (47.25%) Active Directory
2 39 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 34 (37.36%) Windows
4 31 (34.07%) VMware
5 26 (28.57%) ITIL
6 25 (27.47%) Windows Server
7 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (19.78%) ITIL V3
8 18 (19.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (19.78%) Avaya
9 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (18.68%) MCSE
10 16 (17.58%) Cisco
10 16 (17.58%) Root Cause Analysis
10 16 (17.58%) Data Centre
11 13 (14.29%) Skype for Business
11 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 12 (13.19%) LAN
12 12 (13.19%) WAN
13 11 (12.09%) German Language
13 11 (12.09%) Problem Management
13 11 (12.09%) Incident Management
13 11 (12.09%) Patch Management
14 10 (10.99%) Windows 7
14 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (10.99%) Avaya Certification
14 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
14 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
15 9 (9.89%) Configuration Management

Support Engineer 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 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 13 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (9.89%) WordPress
4 7 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (6.59%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (5.49%) JBoss
7 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.20%) Confluence
8 2 (2.20%) GroupWise
8 2 (2.20%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.20%) IIS
8 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS Project
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Office 365
2 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.10%) IaaS
4 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.19%) LAN
1 12 (13.19%) WAN
2 9 (9.89%) DNS
3 8 (8.79%) DHCP
3 8 (8.79%) SAN
4 7 (7.69%) Unified Communications
5 6 (6.59%) Cisco IPT
5 6 (6.59%) Firewall
5 6 (6.59%) WebEx
6 4 (4.40%) Network Security
6 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.40%) VLAN
7 3 (3.30%) VoIP
7 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.20%) MPLS
8 2 (2.20%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.20%) VPN
9 1 (1.10%) IMAP
9 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.10%) MS Access
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.20%) JIRA
General
1 11 (12.09%) German Language
2 8 (8.79%) French Language
3 5 (5.49%) Finance
4 4 (4.40%) Automotive
5 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.20%) Advertising
6 2 (2.20%) Games
6 2 (2.20%) Law
6 2 (2.20%) Legal
7 1 (1.10%) Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Electronics
7 1 (1.10%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) HTML
2 1 (1.10%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Data Centre
2 7 (7.69%) Replication
3 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.59%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.30%) Handset
5 2 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.20%) HP Superdome
5 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (37.36%) Windows
2 25 (27.47%) Windows Server
3 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.99%) Windows 7
6 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (5.49%) Linux
7 5 (5.49%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.40%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.20%) Android
9 2 (2.20%) HPUX
9 2 (2.20%) Unix
9 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.10%) CentOS
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) ITIL
2 18 (19.78%) ITIL V3
3 16 (17.58%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (12.09%) Incident Management
4 11 (12.09%) Patch Management
4 11 (12.09%) Problem Management
5 9 (9.89%) Configuration Management
6 7 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (6.59%) Service Management
8 5 (5.49%) Capacity Management
9 4 (4.40%) Logistics
10 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.20%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.20%) Coaching
11 2 (2.20%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.20%) DevOps
11 2 (2.20%) Migration
11 2 (2.20%) Network Management
11 2 (2.20%) Release Management
11 2 (2.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) SQL
2 4 (4.40%) Java
3 2 (2.20%) C#
3 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.20%) Python
3 2 (2.20%) Ruby
4 1 (1.10%) C
4 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) MCSE
1 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (10.99%) Avaya Certification
3 8 (8.79%) MCSA
4 7 (7.69%) MCITP
4 7 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 7 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.49%) CCNA
5 5 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.40%) DBS Check
7 3 (3.30%) CCNP
7 3 (3.30%) MCDST
7 3 (3.30%) MCTS
8 1 (1.10%) Degree
8 1 (1.10%) MCP
8 1 (1.10%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (47.25%) Active Directory
2 18 (19.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.30%) Firmware
4 3 (3.30%) vSphere
5 2 (2.20%) Squid
5 2 (2.20%) XenApp
6 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) SCOM
2 5 (5.49%) SCCM
3 4 (4.40%) WSUS
4 3 (3.30%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.07%) VMware
3 18 (19.78%) Avaya
4 16 (17.58%) Cisco
5 9 (9.89%) Veeam
6 8 (8.79%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.40%) Citrix
7 4 (4.40%) Symantec
8 3 (3.30%) HP
8 3 (3.30%) Juniper
9 2 (2.20%) Apple
9 2 (2.20%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.20%) Google
9 2 (2.20%) Lotus
9 2 (2.20%) NetApp
9 2 (2.20%) Novell
10 1 (1.10%) AVG
10 1 (1.10%) Kaseya
10 1 (1.10%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.10%) SonicWALL
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