Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Support Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 213 177
Rank change year-on-year +22 -36 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 6 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.042% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.044% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Birmingham median annual salary £34,000 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.24% -10.77% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £22,600 £29,000
90th Percentile £42,875 £35,000 £39,000
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% -0.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3727 4589 3799
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.41% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2977 3426 3179
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Senior Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Support Engineer in Birmingham

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Senior Support Engineer in Birmingham

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior 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 Birmingham region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Skype
3 4 (66.67%) OneDrive
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) Polycom
3 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) RTP
4 1 (16.67%) H.323
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) H.323
2 1 (16.67%) RTP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Polycom
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) VMware