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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 193 207 188
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 15 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.32% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.39% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 24
Median salary £25,000 £22,500 £24,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £20,900 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £31,600 £34,250
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £25,000

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
4593 5695 4835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.29% 96.48% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4718 4172
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 22 February 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 +8 3 £22,000 -2.22%
Staffordshire +1 3 £22,500 -
Warwickshire +34 2 £26,500 +32.50%
Shropshire -6 1 £22,500 +32.35%
Worcestershire -10 1 £22,000 -30.15%
Wolverhampton - 1 £25,000 -
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 19 (48.72%) MS Office
4 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 14 (35.90%) VMware
6 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 9 (23.08%) Firewall
7 9 (23.08%) ITIL
7 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
8 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
8 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.95%) LAN
9 7 (17.95%) Office 365
9 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
10 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (15.38%) DHCP
10 6 (15.38%) DNS
10 6 (15.38%) SAP
10 6 (15.38%) Intel
10 6 (15.38%) Thin Client
10 6 (15.38%) Fat Client
11 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (12.82%) VBA
11 5 (12.82%) SQL
11 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
11 5 (12.82%) WAN

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 9 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (48.72%) MS Office
2 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) LAN
3 6 (15.38%) DHCP
3 6 (15.38%) DNS
4 5 (12.82%) WAN
5 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
5 4 (10.26%) VPN
6 3 (7.69%) SAN
6 3 (7.69%) Wireless
7 2 (5.13%) Internet
7 2 (5.13%) VLAN
8 1 (2.56%) HTTP
8 1 (2.56%) ICMP
8 1 (2.56%) Network Security
8 1 (2.56%) SMTP
8 1 (2.56%) SSL
8 1 (2.56%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Fat Client
1 6 (15.38%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
6 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
8 4 (10.26%) Linux
9 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
10 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Data Extraction
3 2 (5.13%) ERP
3 2 (5.13%) Migration
3 2 (5.13%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
4 1 (2.56%) Change Control
4 1 (2.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (2.56%) Data Management
4 1 (2.56%) Data Security
4 1 (2.56%) DevOps
4 1 (2.56%) High Availability
4 1 (2.56%) Line Management
4 1 (2.56%) Logistics
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.56%) People Management
4 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
1 5 (12.82%) VBA
2 2 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) PHP
2 2 (5.13%) VB
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.56%) Jython
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) MCSA
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (35.90%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) Intel
3 6 (15.38%) SAP
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix
4 3 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (5.13%) Dell
5 2 (5.13%) EqualLogic
5 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 2 (5.13%) Sage
6 1 (2.56%) Brocade
6 1 (2.56%) EMC
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.56%) Lotus
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Remedy
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Veeam