The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Senior Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 232 227 212
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 9 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.088% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.091% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 9
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £34,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -11.68%
Senior 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
5932 5504 5150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.17% 96.83% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4561 4366
Median salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Coventry - 4 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £37,500 -
Staffordshire -11 1 £35,000 +2.94%
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (64.10%) Cisco
2 19 (48.72%) Unix
2 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 18 (46.15%) DNS
3 18 (46.15%) DHCP
3 18 (46.15%) Presales
4 16 (41.03%) CCNP
4 16 (41.03%) CCNA
4 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (41.03%) NetApp
5 15 (38.46%) Windows
6 14 (35.90%) VMware
7 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
9 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
9 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
11 7 (17.95%) Tandem
11 7 (17.95%) Genesys
11 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
11 7 (17.95%) LAN
11 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
12 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
14 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
14 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 3 (7.69%) Veeam
15 3 (7.69%) Information Security

Senior 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 7 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.13%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) MTS
5 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) DHCP
1 18 (46.15%) DNS
2 7 (17.95%) LAN
3 2 (5.13%) IMAP
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
3 2 (5.13%) SMTP
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) HTTP
4 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) MS Access
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) COM+
1 1 (2.56%) DCOM
1 1 (2.56%) LAMP
1 1 (2.56%) Node.js
1 1 (2.56%) RESTful
1 1 (2.56%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Tandem
2 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Linux
1 19 (48.72%) Unix
2 15 (38.46%) Windows
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
7 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
8 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (5.13%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.56%) CentOS
10 1 (2.56%) HPUX
10 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Presales
2 3 (7.69%) Information Security
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL
4 1 (2.56%) Change Management
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.56%) Escalation Management
4 1 (2.56%) High Availability
4 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.56%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.56%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.13%) PHP
1 2 (5.13%) Python
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Ruby
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) CCNA
1 16 (41.03%) CCNP
1 16 (41.03%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) MCDST
2 2 (5.13%) MCSA
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) MCTS
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) WSUS
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Cisco
2 16 (41.03%) NetApp
3 14 (35.90%) VMware
4 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.95%) Genesys
6 3 (7.69%) Veeam
7 2 (5.13%) Lotus
8 1 (2.56%) Avaya
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds