The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 200 201 197
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 15 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.42% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 18
Median salary £25,000 £24,250 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £19,850
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £28,700
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,750 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -4.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4756 5039 4851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.42% 96.55% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4205 4253
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -16 3 £22,000 -2.22% 1
Solihull -9 2 £22,000 -12.00%
Warwickshire +24 1 £27,000 +35.00%
Staffordshire 0 1 £22,500 -
Coventry - 1 £27,000 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £36,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £25,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £22,500 - 1
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT 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 West Midlands region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (90.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) Active Directory
3 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (44.00%) MS Office
5 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
5 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
6 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (30.00%) Windows Server
8 14 (28.00%) Firewall
9 13 (26.00%) VMware
9 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
9 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
11 11 (22.00%) LAN
11 11 (22.00%) Windows 10
12 10 (20.00%) ITIL
12 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (18.00%) MCSE
13 9 (18.00%) WAN
13 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
14 8 (16.00%) VPN
14 8 (16.00%) MCSA
15 7 (14.00%) Citrix
15 7 (14.00%) Office 365
15 7 (14.00%) Windows 8
16 6 (12.00%) Fat Client
16 6 (12.00%) Thin Client
16 6 (12.00%) Intel

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (34.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (26.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (18.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (8.00%) IIS
5 4 (8.00%) Skype for Business
6 3 (6.00%) JBoss
6 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.00%) WebSphere
7 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.00%) Apache
8 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (44.00%) MS Office
2 13 (26.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) Firewall
2 11 (22.00%) LAN
3 9 (18.00%) WAN
4 8 (16.00%) VPN
5 6 (12.00%) DHCP
5 6 (12.00%) DNS
5 6 (12.00%) VLAN
6 3 (6.00%) SAN
6 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.00%) Wireless
8 1 (2.00%) HTTP
8 1 (2.00%) ICMP
8 1 (2.00%) Internet
8 1 (2.00%) Network Security
8 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.00%) Skype
8 1 (2.00%) SMTP
8 1 (2.00%) SSL
8 1 (2.00%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) ProC
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
1 3 (6.00%) French Language
1 3 (6.00%) German Language
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Fat Client
1 6 (12.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (8.00%) Data Extraction
2 4 (8.00%) Replication
3 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (90.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
3 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (30.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (22.00%) Windows 10
6 8 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (14.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.00%) Android
9 1 (2.00%) Linux
9 1 (2.00%) Unix
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (8.00%) Time Management
3 3 (6.00%) ERP
3 3 (6.00%) Migration
3 3 (6.00%) Validation
4 2 (4.00%) Line Management
5 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (2.00%) Change Control
5 1 (2.00%) Data Entry
5 1 (2.00%) Data Management
5 1 (2.00%) Data Security
5 1 (2.00%) Logistics
5 1 (2.00%) Network Management
5 1 (2.00%) People Management
5 1 (2.00%) Presales
5 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.00%) Service Management
5 1 (2.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
1 6 (12.00%) VBA
2 3 (6.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.00%) VB
3 2 (4.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.00%) MCSE
3 8 (16.00%) MCSA
4 4 (8.00%) MCP
5 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) CCNA
6 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.00%) MCITP
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.00%) SCCM
4 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.00%) Citrix
4 6 (12.00%) Cisco
4 6 (12.00%) Intel
4 6 (12.00%) SAP
5 5 (10.00%) Symantec
5 5 (10.00%) Veeam
6 4 (8.00%) Kaspersky
6 4 (8.00%) Sophos
7 3 (6.00%) NetApp
7 3 (6.00%) Sage
8 2 (4.00%) Dell
8 2 (4.00%) EqualLogic
8 2 (4.00%) IBM
9 1 (2.00%) EMC
9 1 (2.00%) HP
9 1 (2.00%) Lotus
9 1 (2.00%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (2.00%) Remedy
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