The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 48 38 42
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 0.71% 1.19% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.27% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median salary £55,000 £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.60% +14.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £42,300 £32,400
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £29,900
% change year-on-year -5.00% +0.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 279 237 291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 98.59% 94.05% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 259 198 230
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £50,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Solihull

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Solihull

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Solihull over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Solihull

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 Solihull region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix
4 4 (44.44%) NetApp
5 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (11.11%) Analytics
7 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (11.11%) Coaching
7 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
7 1 (11.11%) SCCM
7 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (11.11%) DNS

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
1 1 (11.11%) Coaching
1 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) Dell
4 3 (33.33%) EqualLogic
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) Lotus
5 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (11.11%) Sun