The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Systems Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Support Engineer
Rank 232 204 230
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.052% 0.24% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.25% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 5
Median salary £23,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Systems 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
5581 5124 5382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.01% 96.32% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4433 4275 4495
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Systems Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Systems Support Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Systems 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 Systems Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 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 -29 2 £22,500 -43.75%
Solihull +9 1 £23,000 -
Systems Support Engineer
England

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Systems 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 Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Automotive
4 3 (42.86%) Logistics
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (14.29%) NetApp
6 1 (14.29%) Firmware
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence

Systems 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (57.14%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware