The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Design Authority role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Design Authority in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Design Authority (TDA)
Rank 117 92 100
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Authority 5 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.60% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.63% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 9
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,250 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
Technical Design Authority
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1696 1418 1562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.23% 94.91% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1225 1322
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Design Authority
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Design Authority in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Design Authority Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Design Authority
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Design Authority across the Birmingham region.

Technical Design Authority Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Design Authority
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Design Authority across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Technical Design Authority Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Design Authority
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical Design Authority in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Design Authority in their job title.

1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) UNIX
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) MCSE
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) CCA
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Matrix Management
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless Security
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) HP ASE
5 2 (18.18%) HP MASE
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (18.18%) NCIE
5 2 (18.18%) Lync
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) MCSA
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture

Technical Design Authority
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical Design Authority in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Technical Design Authority in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless Security
1 2 (18.18%) LAN
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) Matrix Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) CCA
1 3 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) HP ASE
2 2 (18.18%) HP MASE
2 2 (18.18%) NCIE
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSD
3 1 (9.09%) CCEA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) HP