The first table below looks at the demand for the Pre Sales Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pre Sales Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pre Sales Engineer
Rank 198 200 201
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Pre Sales Engineer 4 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.074% 0.23% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.25% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 3
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5095 5252 4656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.63% 94.85% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4265 4398 4061
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Pre Sales Engineer
England

Pre Sales Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Pre Sales Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Pre Sales Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pre Sales Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Pre Sales Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Pre Sales Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pre Sales Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Pre Sales Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Pre Sales Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pre Sales Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +4 4 £52,500 +23.52%
Coventry - 2 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Pre Sales Engineer
England

Pre Sales Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Pre Sales 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 Pre Sales Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) XenServer
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) CCEE
3 2 (40.00%) CCAA
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper

Pre Sales Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Pre Sales 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 Pre Sales Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Flash
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) CCEE
2 2 (40.00%) CCAA
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
1 3 (60.00%) XenServer
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) KVM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) F5
3 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Veeam