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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 86 86 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 34 47 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.89% 2.23% 4.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 2.32% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 34 46 71
Median salary £29,500 £34,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.23% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
1756 2025 1730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.61% 95.88% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1359 1663 1541
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 20 February 2017.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 60 (72.29%) Windows
2 43 (51.81%) Active Directory
3 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
4 32 (38.55%) VMware
5 29 (34.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (33.73%) Windows Server
7 21 (25.30%) MS Exchange
8 19 (22.89%) Enterprise Storage
8 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
9 18 (21.69%) Citrix
10 17 (20.48%) Office 365
10 17 (20.48%) Hyper-V
11 16 (19.28%) Linux
12 15 (18.07%) Management Information System
12 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (18.07%) Problem Management
13 14 (16.87%) MS Office
14 13 (15.66%) Process Improvement
14 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (14.46%) SQL
15 12 (14.46%) Unix
16 11 (13.25%) Python
16 11 (13.25%) Perl
16 11 (13.25%) Shell Script
16 11 (13.25%) Migration
16 11 (13.25%) Puppet
16 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
16 11 (13.25%) DevOps
16 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration

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 21 (25.30%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.41%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.41%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.41%) nginx
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
2 14 (16.87%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.48%) Office 365
2 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.25%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (9.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) DNS
2 9 (10.84%) DHCP
3 5 (6.02%) Firewall
3 5 (6.02%) VPN
3 5 (6.02%) Wireless
4 4 (4.82%) MPLS
4 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.82%) VoIP
5 3 (3.61%) LAN
5 3 (3.61%) SAN
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (2.41%) DSL
6 2 (2.41%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.41%) Internet
6 2 (2.41%) PBX
6 2 (2.41%) TACACS
6 2 (2.41%) WAAS
6 2 (2.41%) WAN
7 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) JIRA
General
1 5 (6.02%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Electronics
2 3 (3.61%) Legal
3 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.41%) Marketing
3 2 (2.41%) Retail
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Advertising
4 1 (1.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.61%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) LAMP
2 2 (2.41%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.89%) Enterprise Storage
2 15 (18.07%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.61%) iPad
5 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.41%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.20%) Life Science
6 1 (1.20%) PMI
6 1 (1.20%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 60 (72.29%) Windows
2 28 (33.73%) Windows Server
3 16 (19.28%) Linux
4 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (14.46%) Unix
6 10 (12.05%) Windows 7
7 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (7.23%) Windows 8
8 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.82%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.82%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Problem Management
2 13 (15.66%) Process Improvement
3 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (13.25%) DevOps
3 11 (13.25%) Migration
4 8 (9.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 6 (7.23%) ITIL
5 6 (7.23%) Patch Management
5 6 (7.23%) Server Patching
6 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.61%) Software Delivery
8 2 (2.41%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.41%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.41%) Project Management
8 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.41%) Service Management
8 2 (2.41%) Software Distribution
9 1 (1.20%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.46%) SQL
2 11 (13.25%) Bash Shell
2 11 (13.25%) Perl
2 11 (13.25%) Python
2 11 (13.25%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.41%) Java
4 2 (2.41%) PHP
5 1 (1.20%) C
5 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (13.25%) AWS Certification
2 3 (3.61%) Degree
3 2 (2.41%) CCNA
3 2 (2.41%) CCNP
3 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.20%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.23%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (51.81%) Active Directory
2 29 (34.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (20.48%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (7.23%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.20%) XenApp
5 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (13.25%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (13.25%) Puppet
2 7 (8.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
2 32 (38.55%) VMware
3 18 (21.69%) Citrix
4 10 (12.05%) Cisco
5 8 (9.64%) SolarWinds
6 5 (6.02%) NetApp
7 3 (3.61%) Acronis
7 3 (3.61%) IBM
8 2 (2.41%) Dell
9 1 (1.20%) Apple
9 1 (1.20%) Avaya
9 1 (1.20%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.20%) HP
9 1 (1.20%) LexisNexis
9 1 (1.20%) Mitel
9 1 (1.20%) Spiceworks
9 1 (1.20%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: to c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago