The median annual salary for a Systems Support Engineer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

System Support Engineer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 234 213
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Support Engineer 6 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.065% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.067% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 7
Median salary £32,000 £23,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.17% +2.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £37,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year -14.09% +14.61%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4945 5959 5550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.92% 96.30% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4190 4681 4627
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Systems Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support Engineer in the West Midlands

Systems Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Systems Support Engineer in the West Midlands

Systems 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 Systems Support Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
Solihull - 4 £32,000 -
Dudley - 2 £26,000 -
Systems Support Engineer
England

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Systems 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 Systems Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
1 4 (66.67%) assyst
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) CA Gen
1 4 (66.67%) CA
1 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Epicor
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) B2B
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Infor

Systems Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) assyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) CA Gen
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) B2B
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) CA
2 2 (33.33%) Epicor
2 2 (33.33%) Infor
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SAP