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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 83 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 52 40 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.21% 2.26% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 2.30% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 52 30 18
Median salary £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.32% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £35,000 £43,250
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
2249 1740 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.50% 98.25% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1678 1402 1538
Median salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 25 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 50 (49.02%) Active Directory
2 48 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 39 (38.24%) Windows
4 33 (32.35%) VMware
5 27 (26.47%) Windows Server
6 26 (25.49%) ITIL
7 21 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (19.61%) MCSE
8 20 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (18.63%) Cisco
10 18 (17.65%) WAN
10 18 (17.65%) Avaya
10 18 (17.65%) LAN
10 18 (17.65%) ITIL V3
11 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
11 17 (16.67%) Skype for Business
12 16 (15.69%) Root Cause Analysis
12 16 (15.69%) MS Exchange
13 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (11.76%) French Language
14 12 (11.76%) German Language
14 12 (11.76%) Windows 7
15 11 (10.78%) Problem Management
15 11 (10.78%) Incident Management
15 11 (10.78%) Firewall
15 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
15 11 (10.78%) Patch Management
16 10 (9.80%) Avaya Certification
16 10 (9.80%) DNS

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 17 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 16 (15.69%) MS Exchange
3 10 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (8.82%) WordPress
5 6 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (4.90%) JBoss
7 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.94%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.96%) GroupWise
8 2 (1.96%) IIS
8 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.98%) Confluence
9 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.98%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.98%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Office 365
2 4 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.98%) IaaS
4 1 (0.98%) PaaS
4 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.65%) LAN
1 18 (17.65%) WAN
2 11 (10.78%) Firewall
3 10 (9.80%) DNS
4 9 (8.82%) DHCP
4 9 (8.82%) SAN
5 8 (7.84%) Unified Communications
6 6 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (5.88%) WebEx
7 5 (4.90%) Network Security
7 5 (4.90%) VoIP
8 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
8 4 (3.92%) VLAN
8 4 (3.92%) VPN
9 2 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.96%) Internet
9 2 (1.96%) MPLS
9 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.98%) L2TP
10 1 (0.98%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.98%) MS Access
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 12 (11.76%) French Language
1 12 (11.76%) German Language
2 5 (4.90%) Automotive
3 4 (3.92%) Finance
4 3 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.96%) Law
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.98%) Games
6 1 (0.98%) Publishing
6 1 (0.98%) Retail
6 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (0.98%) RESTful
2 1 (0.98%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.86%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.86%) Replication
2 7 (6.86%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.92%) Handset
3 4 (3.92%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.94%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.96%) HP Superdome
6 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 39 (38.24%) Windows
2 27 (26.47%) Windows Server
3 20 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (12.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.88%) Linux
8 5 (4.90%) Windows 10
9 4 (3.92%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.96%) HPUX
10 2 (1.96%) Unix
10 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.98%) Android
11 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.98%) CentOS
11 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.49%) ITIL
2 18 (17.65%) ITIL V3
3 16 (15.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (10.78%) Incident Management
4 11 (10.78%) Patch Management
4 11 (10.78%) Problem Management
5 10 (9.80%) Configuration Management
6 6 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (5.88%) Service Management
7 5 (4.90%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.90%) Logistics
7 5 (4.90%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.92%) Coaching
9 3 (2.94%) CRM
9 3 (2.94%) Migration
10 2 (1.96%) Application Virtualisation
11 1 (0.98%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 1 (0.98%) Security Operations
11 1 (0.98%) Software Deployment
11 1 (0.98%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.84%) SQL
2 3 (2.94%) Java
3 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.98%) C
4 1 (0.98%) C#
4 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.98%) Python
4 1 (0.98%) Ruby
4 1 (0.98%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (19.61%) MCSE
1 20 (19.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.80%) Avaya Certification
3 9 (8.82%) MCSA
4 7 (6.86%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (6.86%) MCITP
5 6 (5.88%) CCNA
5 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.88%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.92%) CCNP
6 4 (3.92%) DBS Check
7 3 (2.94%) Degree
7 3 (2.94%) MCDST
7 3 (2.94%) MCTS
8 1 (0.98%) CCIE
8 1 (0.98%) MCP
8 1 (0.98%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.82%) SLA
2 3 (2.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 50 (49.02%) Active Directory
2 21 (20.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.90%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.92%) Firmware
5 3 (2.94%) vSphere
6 2 (1.96%) Squid
6 2 (1.96%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.98%) XenApp
7 1 (0.98%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (6.86%) SCOM
2 4 (3.92%) WSUS
3 3 (2.94%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.94%) SCCM
4 2 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.98%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.98%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 48 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 33 (32.35%) VMware
3 19 (18.63%) Cisco
4 18 (17.65%) Avaya
5 9 (8.82%) Veeam
6 8 (7.84%) SolarWinds
7 6 (5.88%) Citrix
8 4 (3.92%) HP
8 4 (3.92%) Symantec
9 3 (2.94%) Juniper
10 2 (1.96%) Apple
10 2 (1.96%) Lotus
10 2 (1.96%) Novell
11 1 (0.98%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 1 (0.98%) CA
11 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.98%) Intel Security
11 1 (0.98%) Motorola
11 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.98%) Sophos
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