The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Technical Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 193 228 219
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 9 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 6
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £35,000 £37,300
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%

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
4505 5724 4916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.28% 96.56% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3672 4733 4225
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Staffordshire +10 7 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Solihull -3 1 £34,000 +7.93%
Birmingham - 1 £39,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (60.00%) Office 365
3 5 (50.00%) Acronis
3 5 (50.00%) Proofpoint
3 5 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 5 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Kaspersky
3 5 (50.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) VLAN
3 5 (50.00%) Webroot
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 5 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (50.00%) Sophos
3 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Terminal Services

Technical 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 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) Site Server
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) IPv4
4 1 (10.00%) IPv6
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) OSPF
4 1 (10.00%) RIP
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
1 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Data Security
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Information Security
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 5 (50.00%) Acronis
3 5 (50.00%) arcserve
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) Cyberoam
3 5 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 5 (50.00%) Kaspersky
3 5 (50.00%) Proofpoint
3 5 (50.00%) SonicWALL
3 5 (50.00%) Sophos
3 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 5 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 5 (50.00%) Webroot
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
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