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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 94 94 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 33 34 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.73% 1.82% 4.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.78% 1.88% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 73
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%

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
1854 1811 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.27% 96.95% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1524 1610
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
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 19 January 2017.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 64 (72.73%) Windows
2 46 (52.27%) Active Directory
3 40 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 33 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 30 (34.09%) VMware
6 27 (30.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (26.14%) MS Exchange
8 20 (22.73%) Citrix
9 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (21.59%) Hyper-V
9 19 (21.59%) MS Excel
10 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (20.45%) Enterprise Storage
10 18 (20.45%) Office 365
11 17 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2010
11 17 (19.32%) Linux
11 17 (19.32%) SQL
12 16 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (15.91%) MS Office
13 14 (15.91%) Unix
13 14 (15.91%) DNS
13 14 (15.91%) DHCP
13 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
14 13 (14.77%) Problem Management
14 13 (14.77%) Cisco
15 12 (13.64%) Shell Script
15 12 (13.64%) Python
15 12 (13.64%) Perl
15 12 (13.64%) Migration
15 12 (13.64%) 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 23 (26.14%) MS Exchange
2 17 (19.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.55%) IBM Domino
5 4 (4.55%) IBM Notes
5 4 (4.55%) JBoss
5 4 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.41%) IIS
6 3 (3.41%) Skype for Business
6 3 (3.41%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.27%) Apache
7 2 (2.27%) nginx
8 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (21.59%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.91%) MS Office
3 2 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (20.45%) Office 365
2 16 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.91%) DHCP
1 14 (15.91%) DNS
2 9 (10.23%) VPN
3 8 (9.09%) Firewall
4 4 (4.55%) LAN
4 4 (4.55%) SAN
4 4 (4.55%) VLAN
4 4 (4.55%) WAN
5 3 (3.41%) VoIP
6 2 (2.27%) DSL
6 2 (2.27%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.27%) MPLS
6 2 (2.27%) PBX
6 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.27%) Wireless
7 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
3 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) JIRA
2 2 (2.27%) ProC
General
1 5 (5.68%) Legal
2 4 (4.55%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Electronics
3 3 (3.41%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) French Language
3 3 (3.41%) German Language
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Automotive
5 1 (1.14%) Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.27%) LAMP
2 2 (2.27%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) Enterprise Storage
2 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.55%) Replication
4 3 (3.41%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.41%) iPad
5 2 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.14%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.14%) PMI
6 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 64 (72.73%) Windows
2 33 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 19 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (19.32%) Linux
5 14 (15.91%) Unix
6 10 (11.36%) Windows 7
7 7 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.55%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.55%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.14%) AIX
11 1 (1.14%) Android
11 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.77%) Problem Management
2 12 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (13.64%) DevOps
2 12 (13.64%) Migration
3 10 (11.36%) Process Improvement
4 8 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 8 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 8 (9.09%) Server Patching
5 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.55%) ITIL
8 3 (3.41%) Software Delivery
8 3 (3.41%) Time Management
8 3 (3.41%) Validation
9 2 (2.27%) Data Entry
9 2 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.27%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.27%) Service Delivery
10 1 (1.14%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.32%) SQL
2 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
2 12 (13.64%) Perl
2 12 (13.64%) Python
2 12 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.27%) C
4 2 (2.27%) PHP
4 2 (2.27%) VB
4 2 (2.27%) VBA
5 1 (1.14%) Java
5 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (13.64%) AWS Certification
2 7 (7.95%) MCSA
2 7 (7.95%) MCSE
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.55%) Degree
3 4 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (1.14%) Avaya Certification
4 1 (1.14%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 46 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 27 (30.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (21.59%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.14%) Firmware
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.14%) XenApp
6 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (13.64%) Puppet
2 9 (10.23%) SCCM
3 4 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 4 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.41%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.09%) VMware
3 20 (22.73%) Citrix
4 13 (14.77%) Cisco
5 8 (9.09%) SolarWinds
6 5 (5.68%) NetApp
7 4 (4.55%) Acronis
7 4 (4.55%) IBM
7 4 (4.55%) Kaspersky
7 4 (4.55%) Sophos
7 4 (4.55%) Symantec
7 4 (4.55%) Veeam
8 2 (2.27%) Apple
9 1 (1.14%) Avaya
9 1 (1.14%) LexisNexis
9 1 (1.14%) Mitel
9 1 (1.14%) Spiceworks
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