The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Walsall during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Support Engineer
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 17 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 4.62% 4.21% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 4.26% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Median salary £24,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall. 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
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 65 94 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 100.00% 98.95% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 61 86 63
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% -13.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,119 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Walsall

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Walsall

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Walsall region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) IFS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Sage

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Financials
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IFS
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Sage