The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 205 202 188
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 17 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.45% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 21
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,300 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
5443 5112 5259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.12% 94.86% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4497 4274 4413
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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 Technical Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Staffordshire - 6 £22,500 -
Birmingham -3 3 £45,500 +13.75% 1
Shropshire -10 3 £31,500 -1.56%
Solihull - 3 £25,000 -
Worcestershire -8 2 £38,049 +8.71%
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) VMware
3 17 (53.13%) Citrix
4 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 11 (34.38%) DNS
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (28.13%) DHCP
8 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
8 9 (28.13%) Linux
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.00%) SAN
10 7 (21.88%) Cisco
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
10 7 (21.88%) MS Office
10 7 (21.88%) NAS
10 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (18.75%) XenApp
11 6 (18.75%) MCITP
11 6 (18.75%) Firewall
11 6 (18.75%) ITIL
11 6 (18.75%) MCSA
11 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
11 6 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (15.63%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.13%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
2 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
2 9 (28.13%) DHCP
3 8 (25.00%) SAN
4 7 (21.88%) NAS
5 6 (18.75%) Firewall
6 5 (15.63%) VPN
6 5 (15.63%) LAN
7 3 (9.38%) OSPF
7 3 (9.38%) BGP
7 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (6.25%) MPLS
8 2 (6.25%) DDNS
8 2 (6.25%) VoIP
9 1 (3.13%) WLAN
9 1 (3.13%) WAN
9 1 (3.13%) SMTP
9 1 (3.13%) PBX
9 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) DB2
3 3 (9.38%) MySQL
General
1 4 (12.50%) Automotive
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) French Language
3 1 (3.13%) German Language
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (9.38%) Server Building
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.13%) ITSM
4 1 (3.13%) Validation
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Requirements Management
4 1 (3.13%) Release Management
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) Budget Control
4 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) VB
2 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
2 2 (6.25%) VB6
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (18.75%) MCITP
2 6 (18.75%) MCSA
3 4 (12.50%) CCA
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (9.38%) CCNP
4 3 (9.38%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) CCIE
5 2 (6.25%) CCIP
5 2 (6.25%) CCDP
5 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.13%) MCTS
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) XenApp
4 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.38%) vSphere
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.13%) XenServer
7 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Citrix
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) F5
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle
5 3 (9.38%) Juniper
5 3 (9.38%) Riverbed
5 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
5 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) Apple
6 2 (6.25%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) Lotus
7 1 (3.13%) SAP
7 1 (3.13%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) McAfee
7 1 (3.13%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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