The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 31 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.67% 2.14% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.21% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Average salary £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £34,000 £32,700
UK excluding London average 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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 272 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.42% 96.80% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 179 216 164
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Solihull

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Solihull

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (14.29%) Wyse
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Firmware
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (14.29%) SQL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Solihull region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (28.57%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) NetApp
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Wyse
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