The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 189 182 186
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 18 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.36% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.38% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 6
Average salary £22,000 £22,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £18,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £29,600 £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £27,750
% change year-on-year
- -13.51%
IT Support Engineer
England

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
4810 4165 4561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.80% 94.42% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4236 3466 3976
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 27 January 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -5 9 £21,750 -3.33% 2
Staffordshire +6 3 £22,000 -12.00%
Coventry -7 2 £33,250 +11.76%
Solihull -4 1 £22,500 +21.62%
Wolverhampton - 1 £32,500 -
Herefordshire - 1 £19,500 -
Shropshire - 1 £18,500 -
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) VMware
3 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
4 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (33.33%) LAN
6 13 (33.33%) DNS
7 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
7 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
7 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
8 10 (25.64%) Cisco
8 10 (25.64%) Firewall
9 9 (23.08%) DHCP
9 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (23.08%) SQL
9 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
10 8 (20.51%) WAN
10 8 (20.51%) SLA
11 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
11 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
11 7 (17.95%) Apple
11 7 (17.95%) Degree
12 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (15.38%) Citrix
12 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
13 5 (12.82%) SharePoint

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) LAN
1 13 (33.33%) DNS
2 10 (25.64%) Firewall
3 9 (23.08%) DHCP
4 8 (20.51%) WAN
5 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
6 4 (10.26%) VPN
6 4 (10.26%) SAN
6 4 (10.26%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.69%) Wireless
8 2 (5.13%) VPLS
8 2 (5.13%) MPLS
8 2 (5.13%) OSPF
8 2 (5.13%) BGP
8 2 (5.13%) ADSL
9 1 (2.56%) GPRS
9 1 (2.56%) VoIP
9 1 (2.56%) WLAN
9 1 (2.56%) Internet
9 1 (2.56%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Statistics
4 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
3 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
4 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
5 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 3 (7.69%) Android
8 2 (5.13%) UNIX
9 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.69%) Network Management
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) ERP
4 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.56%) Software Licensing
5 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.95%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) CCNA
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.56%) CCA
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) NCDA
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (48.72%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.26%) XenApp
4 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
4 4 (10.26%) vSphere
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Server
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
1 21 (53.85%) VMware
2 10 (25.64%) Cisco
3 7 (17.95%) Apple
4 6 (15.38%) Citrix
5 5 (12.82%) SonicWALL
5 5 (12.82%) Kaseya
6 4 (10.26%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) Avaya
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) Siemens
7 1 (2.56%) Twitter
7 1 (2.56%) Polycom
7 1 (2.56%) Symantec
7 1 (2.56%) Remedy
7 1 (2.56%) Mitel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25-£30k per year depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago