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

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 130 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.052% 0.11% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.11% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £26,500 £25,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.09%
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%

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
1862 1768 1802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.98% 96.98% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1499 1638
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 £26,000 £22,982
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) Replication
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) MCSA
3 4 (57.14%) MCP
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Symantec
3 4 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (57.14%) Sophos
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (57.14%) Kaspersky
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) Veeam
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) ProC

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 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) ProC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Entry
1 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
1 4 (57.14%) MCSA
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
1 4 (57.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Backup Exec
1 4 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Kaspersky
2 4 (57.14%) Sophos
2 4 (57.14%) Symantec
2 4 (57.14%) Veeam