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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 198 196 198
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 18 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.082% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.087% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 5
Average salary £38,750 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.01% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £24,700 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,300 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
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
5110 4608 4553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.97% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4529 3881 3988
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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 +3 8 £31,250 -21.87%
Staffordshire - 3 £42,500 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 2 £16,000 -
Coventry -9 1 £40,000 +73.91%
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £32,500 -
Solihull - 1 £37,500 - 1
Walsall - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 23 (58.97%) Windows
1 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) VMware
3 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 17 (43.59%) Citrix
5 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 13 (33.33%) DNS
5 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (25.64%) Linux
7 10 (25.64%) DHCP
7 10 (25.64%) SAN
8 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (23.08%) XenApp
8 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (20.51%) Java
9 8 (20.51%) MySQL
9 8 (20.51%) Python
9 8 (20.51%) Cisco
9 8 (20.51%) Firewall
9 8 (20.51%) vSphere
10 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.95%) HP
10 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (15.38%) PHP
11 6 (15.38%) DB2
11 6 (15.38%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.13%) Apache
6 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 13 (33.33%) DNS
2 10 (25.64%) SAN
2 10 (25.64%) DHCP
3 8 (20.51%) Firewall
4 5 (12.82%) NAS
4 5 (12.82%) VPN
5 2 (5.13%) LAN
5 2 (5.13%) WAN
5 2 (5.13%) 4G
5 2 (5.13%) Wireless
6 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.56%) Internet
6 1 (2.56%) DDNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.38%) DB2
3 6 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.64%) Linux
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (15.38%) UNIX
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
2 3 (7.69%) ITIL
2 3 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (5.13%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.13%) Test Strategy
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.13%) SOA
3 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
4 1 (2.56%) Release Management
4 1 (2.56%) Data Governance
4 1 (2.56%) Change Control
4 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.56%) Project Management
4 1 (2.56%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.56%) People Management
4 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.56%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) Java
1 8 (20.51%) Python
2 6 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 6 (15.38%) PHP
3 3 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) MCSA
3 2 (5.13%) HNC
3 2 (5.13%) HND
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) CCA
3 2 (5.13%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.08%) XenApp
4 8 (20.51%) vSphere
5 5 (12.82%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (10.26%) XenServer
7 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
8 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
8 2 (5.13%) Squid
9 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) VMware
2 17 (43.59%) Citrix
3 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 7 (17.95%) HP
6 5 (12.82%) NetApp
7 4 (10.26%) 3PAR
8 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 3 (7.69%) SonicWALL
9 2 (5.13%) Veeam
9 2 (5.13%) Splunk
10 1 (2.56%) Dell
10 1 (2.56%) Symantec
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40k plus 5k car allowance, pe
Posted: 10 days ago
Stafford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TCNS
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago