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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 185 204 212
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 44 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.46% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.48% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 39 26 23
Median salary £25,000 £27,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,250 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £25,000 £25,750
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -2.91%
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
5773 5608 5187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.83% 95.70% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4568 4599 4333
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -4 19 £26,186 +1.69% 2
Staffordshire +10 12 £22,500 -20.35% 2
Walsall +4 3 £37,950 +54.89% 1
Warwickshire +4 3 £35,000 +27.27%
Coventry +3 3 £23,500 -14.54%
Worcestershire +9 1 £24,000 -26.15%
Dudley - 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 30 July 2016, 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 50 (78.13%) Windows
2 43 (67.19%) Active Directory
3 36 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 27 (42.19%) Windows 7
5 22 (34.38%) MS Exchange
6 20 (31.25%) MS Office
7 19 (29.69%) MS Excel
8 16 (25.00%) LAN
8 16 (25.00%) WAN
9 13 (20.31%) Cisco
9 13 (20.31%) French Language
9 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
9 13 (20.31%) Office 365
9 13 (20.31%) Windows 10
10 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (17.19%) German Language
11 10 (15.63%) Citrix
11 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (15.63%) MCSA
11 10 (15.63%) ITIL
11 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
12 9 (14.06%) MCSE
12 9 (14.06%) Migration
13 8 (12.50%) Skype for Business
14 7 (10.94%) SLA
14 7 (10.94%) Windows XP
14 7 (10.94%) SQL
14 7 (10.94%) Firewall

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 22 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.25%) IIS
5 4 (6.25%) JBoss
5 4 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (31.25%) MS Office
2 19 (29.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.31%) Office 365
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) LAN
1 16 (25.00%) WAN
2 7 (10.94%) Firewall
3 5 (7.81%) VPN
4 3 (4.69%) DHCP
4 3 (4.69%) DNS
4 3 (4.69%) VLAN
4 3 (4.69%) VoIP
5 2 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (3.13%) SAN
6 1 (1.56%) Internet
6 1 (1.56%) Skype
6 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.56%) MS Access
2 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) ProC
General
1 13 (20.31%) French Language
2 11 (17.19%) German Language
3 7 (10.94%) Automotive
4 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.13%) Finance
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
1 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
1 4 (6.25%) CGI
2 2 (3.13%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.69%) Handset
3 3 (4.69%) Replication
4 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 50 (78.13%) Windows
2 27 (42.19%) Windows 7
3 13 (20.31%) Windows 10
4 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
5 10 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.94%) Windows XP
7 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
9 3 (4.69%) Unix
10 2 (3.13%) Android
10 2 (3.13%) Linux
10 2 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (1.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.63%) ITIL
2 9 (14.06%) Migration
3 6 (9.38%) ERP
3 6 (9.38%) Logistics
4 4 (6.25%) Escalation Management
4 4 (6.25%) SQL Optimisation
4 4 (6.25%) Validation
5 3 (4.69%) Information Security
5 3 (4.69%) Line Management
5 3 (4.69%) Project Management
5 3 (4.69%) Time Management
6 2 (3.13%) Change Control
6 2 (3.13%) CRM
6 2 (3.13%) Presales
6 2 (3.13%) Service Management
7 1 (1.56%) Data Entry
7 1 (1.56%) Network Management
7 1 (1.56%) People Management
7 1 (1.56%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.56%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) Java
2 6 (9.38%) VB
3 5 (7.81%) VBA
4 4 (6.25%) C#
4 4 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) MCSA
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.06%) MCSE
3 4 (6.25%) Degree
4 3 (4.69%) MCP
5 2 (3.13%) HND
5 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 43 (67.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.69%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (4.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.31%) Cisco
3 10 (15.63%) Citrix
4 6 (9.38%) Sage
5 5 (7.81%) Veeam
6 4 (6.25%) Oracle
6 4 (6.25%) VMware
7 3 (4.69%) Kaspersky
7 3 (4.69%) Sophos
7 3 (4.69%) Symantec
8 2 (3.13%) Dell
9 1 (1.56%) Mitel
9 1 (1.56%) Panasonic
9 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.56%) Xerox
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22.5k - 26k per year + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Amazon
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
EMBS
Salary: £Neg + MS Training
Posted: 22 days ago