The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 191 194 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 14 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.068% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.072% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
- -16.16%
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
4719 4181 4600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.78% 94.53% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 3477 4005
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 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
Staffordshire +8 2 - -
Shropshire -8 2 £35,000 +27.27%
Warwickshire - 2 £41,250 -
Birmingham - 2 £31,500 - 1
Coventry -7 1 £26,500 -13.11%
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 33 (80.49%) Active Directory
3 31 (75.61%) VMware
4 26 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (48.78%) DNS
6 19 (46.34%) MS Exchange
7 18 (43.90%) SAN
8 17 (41.46%) Citrix
8 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (39.02%) vSphere
9 16 (39.02%) DHCP
10 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
11 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
11 14 (34.15%) Hyper-V
12 11 (26.83%) XenApp
12 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
13 9 (21.95%) WAN
13 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
13 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (21.95%) NAS
14 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (19.51%) Cisco
15 7 (17.07%) HP
15 7 (17.07%) LAN
15 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
15 7 (17.07%) MCSE
15 7 (17.07%) Firewall
15 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 19 (46.34%) MS Exchange
2 11 (26.83%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.20%) Lync
5 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.44%) IIS
6 1 (2.44%) JBoss
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) DNS
2 18 (43.90%) SAN
3 16 (39.02%) DHCP
4 11 (26.83%) TCP/IP
5 9 (21.95%) WAN
5 9 (21.95%) NAS
6 7 (17.07%) LAN
6 7 (17.07%) Firewall
7 6 (14.63%) Network Security
8 4 (9.76%) Wireless
9 3 (7.32%) DDNS
10 2 (4.88%) EIGRP
10 2 (4.88%) NetScreen
10 2 (4.88%) OSPF
10 2 (4.88%) BGP
10 2 (4.88%) Ethernet
10 2 (4.88%) FTP
11 1 (2.44%) VPN
11 1 (2.44%) Internet
11 1 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
1 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (90.24%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
4 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.88%) Linux
7 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (17.07%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (14.63%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.88%) Network Design
4 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL
5 1 (2.44%) Security Management
5 1 (2.44%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
1 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.44%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) MCSE
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.76%) MCSA
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.88%) CCNA
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CCA
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.44%) MCITP
5 1 (2.44%) NCDA
System Software
1 33 (80.49%) Active Directory
2 26 (63.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (39.02%) vSphere
4 14 (34.15%) Hyper-V
5 11 (26.83%) XenApp
6 5 (12.20%) XenServer
7 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.44%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 31 (75.61%) VMware
2 17 (41.46%) Citrix
3 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.51%) Cisco
5 7 (17.07%) HP
6 5 (12.20%) EMC
6 5 (12.20%) NetApp
6 5 (12.20%) Open-E
7 4 (9.76%) Dell
8 2 (4.88%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.44%) Splunk
9 1 (2.44%) Siemens
9 1 (2.44%) Symantec
9 1 (2.44%) Mitel
9 1 (2.44%) IBM
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) Avaya
9 1 (2.44%) Juniper
Birmingham
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago