The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical 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 Senior Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 212 207 202
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 10 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.074% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.077% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +31.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £54,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +27.05%
Senior Technical Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5348 5176 4597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 95.13% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4406 3923
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Senior Technical Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Technical 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 Senior Technical Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Shropshire - 5 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham -7 2 £42,500 +73.46%
Senior Technical Engineer
England

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) 4G
7 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
7 3 (30.00%) VPN
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) HNC
7 3 (30.00%) HND
7 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
7 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (20.00%) SAN
8 2 (20.00%) vSphere
8 2 (20.00%) DHCP
8 2 (20.00%) XenServer

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) 4G
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) NAS
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) HNC
1 3 (30.00%) HND
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) XenServer
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft