The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 116 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 5 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.28% 0.14% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.14% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 9
Average salary £30,000 - £36,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 - £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 - £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Technical Engineer
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
1714 1388 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.06% 95.00% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1198 1330
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 £26,500 £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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) XenServer
5 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
5 1 (12.50%) Internet
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Mitel
5 1 (12.50%) VB6
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) AS400

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Technical Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Automotive
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ERP
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) Security Management
1 1 (12.50%) Workflow
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Budget Control
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) VB6
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) XenServer
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Mitel