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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 229 214 207
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 8 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.16% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.16% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 16
Median salary £26,849 £22,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.32% -22.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £21,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £36,645
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Technical 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
5952 5574 5234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.31% 96.77% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4666 4616 4432
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
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% -

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 30 June 2016.

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 30 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
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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 -10 5 £27,500 -21.42%
Staffordshire -9 1 £35,000 +55.55%
Solihull - 1 £22,500 -
Walsall - 1 £25,119 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) VMware
3 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (48.00%) LAN
5 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (32.00%) Cisco
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (28.00%) Genesys
9 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
9 7 (28.00%) Tandem
9 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
9 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
10 6 (24.00%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (24.00%) Server Building
10 6 (24.00%) VLAN
10 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (24.00%) Site Server
10 6 (24.00%) Intel Security
11 5 (20.00%) WAN
11 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
13 3 (12.00%) SLA
13 3 (12.00%) Firewall
14 2 (8.00%) VMware Server
14 2 (8.00%) Linux

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 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) Site Server
3 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) LAN
2 6 (24.00%) VLAN
3 5 (20.00%) WAN
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 1 (4.00%) H.323
5 1 (4.00%) RS-232
5 1 (4.00%) Skype
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Tandem
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.00%) Linux
8 1 (4.00%) Android
8 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Server Building
2 2 (8.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (4.00%) CRM
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) ITSM
3 1 (4.00%) Presales
3 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (36.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (8.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) Genesys
4 6 (24.00%) Intel Security
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) NetApp
6 1 (4.00%) Citrix
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
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