The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Technical Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 143 116 135
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 8 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% 0.38% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.39% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Median salary £24,000 £27,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -36.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £23,400 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,200 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Technical 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
2397 1793 2241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.61% 96.61% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1781 1517 1924
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 5 (38.46%) Veeam
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) Kaspersky
5 5 (38.46%) VLAN
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (38.46%) MCP
5 5 (38.46%) MCSE
5 5 (38.46%) MCSA
5 5 (38.46%) Replication
5 5 (38.46%) Symantec
5 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (38.46%) Sophos
5 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) WAN

Technical 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) VLAN
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) H.323
4 1 (7.69%) RS-232
4 1 (7.69%) Skype
4 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ProC
General
1 1 (7.69%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Replication
2 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Driving Licence
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (15.38%) Presales
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCP
1 5 (38.46%) MCSA
1 5 (38.46%) MCSE
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
1 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Kaspersky
2 5 (38.46%) Sophos
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec
2 5 (38.46%) Veeam
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Apple