The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 130 120
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 8 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.43% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.31% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1787 2266 1693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.91% 95.53% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1446 1751 1432
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Support Engineer in Birmingham

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) Wireless
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) TACACS
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (62.50%) WAAS
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) TACACS
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) Wireless
2 5 (62.50%) WAAS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNA
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 5 (62.50%) SolarWinds