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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 209 182 196
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 17 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.52% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.55% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 12
Average salary £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,400 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £38,500 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,250 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +4.16%
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
5337 5127 5166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.86% 95.42% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4439 4248 4386
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +10 9 £22,000 -20.00% 1
Worcestershire - 4 £32,500 -
Warwickshire -3 2 £27,500 - 1
Coventry -22 2 £27,500 -12.69%
Staffordshire 0 1 £24,000 -1.03%
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 12 (40.00%) MS Office
5 11 (36.67%) VMware
5 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
8 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
9 7 (23.33%) ITIL
10 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.00%) Citrix
10 6 (20.00%) Cisco
11 5 (16.67%) HP
11 5 (16.67%) LAN
11 5 (16.67%) WAN
11 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
11 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
12 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
12 4 (13.33%) MCSE
12 4 (13.33%) Replication
13 3 (10.00%) Symantec
13 3 (10.00%) McAfee
13 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) Lync
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) LAN
2 5 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) VoIP
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
4 2 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 4 (13.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (3.33%) UNIX
8 1 (3.33%) HPUX
8 1 (3.33%) Solaris
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (3.33%) Project Management
4 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCTS
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
1 3 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.67%) XenServer
6 1 (3.33%) vSphere
6 1 (3.33%) XenApp
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Symantec
5 3 (10.00%) McAfee
6 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.67%) Dell
6 2 (6.67%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) NetApp
7 1 (3.33%) Lotus
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Sybase
7 1 (3.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (3.33%) Altiris
Stratford-upon-Avon
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago