The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 192 200 183
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.040% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.042% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 6
Average salary £29,000 £35,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.30% +5.97%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4722 4767 4494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.17% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3993 3869
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Senior Support Engineer
England

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Staffordshire - 3 £29,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
4 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 2 (18.18%) Apple
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (9.09%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (9.09%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) LAMP
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (9.09%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenServer
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (9.09%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 5 (45.45%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
4 2 (18.18%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
5 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
5 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) BMC
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Sybase
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle