The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Design Authority 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 Technical Design Authority in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Design Authority (TDA)
Rank 206 183 196
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Design Authority 8 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.33% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.34% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 8
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £55,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £60,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
Technical Design Authority
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
5008 4676 4843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.25% 95.45% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4270 3907 4065
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 the West Midlands

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

Technical Design Authority Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Design Authority
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Design Authority Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Design Authority
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Design Authority across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Technical Design Authority Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Technical Design Authority
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 Technical Design Authority within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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 -3 6 £65,000 +15.55%
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Design Authority
England

Technical Design Authority
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (62.50%) UNIX
2 9 (56.25%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Service Management
4 6 (37.50%) GIS
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (37.50%) Requirements Management
4 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
6 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Citrix
7 3 (18.75%) CCA
7 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) MCSE
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
8 2 (12.50%) Wireless Security
8 2 (12.50%) Change Control
8 2 (12.50%) Office 365
8 2 (12.50%) HP ASE
8 2 (12.50%) HP MASE
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (12.50%) NCIE

Technical Design Authority
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (12.50%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless Security
2 1 (6.25%) 4G
2 1 (6.25%) VLAN
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) UNIX
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Service Management
3 6 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (37.50%) Requirements Management
4 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) Financial Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (18.75%) MCSE
3 3 (18.75%) CCA
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (12.50%) MCSA
4 2 (12.50%) HP ASE
4 2 (12.50%) HP MASE
4 2 (12.50%) NCIE
5 1 (6.25%) CCEA
5 1 (6.25%) Degree
5 1 (6.25%) MCSD
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) HP