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 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 Engineer
Rank 196 193 191
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 18 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.13% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 14
Average salary £31,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.63% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,650 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,700 £53,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
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
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 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 17 April 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 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
Shropshire - 10 £31,000 -
Solihull +2 2 £26,250 -7.89%
Warwickshire - 2 £36,250 -
Birmingham -2 1 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Coventry -16 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £26,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £32,000 -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
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 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 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) VMware
3 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 23 (60.53%) Citrix
4 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
5 20 (52.63%) MS Exchange
5 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (42.11%) DNS
8 15 (39.47%) SAN
9 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
9 13 (34.21%) SQL
9 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (28.95%) XenApp
10 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
11 10 (26.32%) NAS
12 9 (23.68%) vSphere
12 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (23.68%) DHCP
12 9 (23.68%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (18.42%) Firewall
13 7 (18.42%) Clustering
13 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
13 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
14 6 (15.79%) IIS
14 6 (15.79%) MySQL
14 6 (15.79%) NetApp

Technical Engineer
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 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 20 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (15.79%) IIS
4 6 (15.79%) Apache
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (42.11%) DNS
2 15 (39.47%) SAN
3 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
4 10 (26.32%) NAS
5 9 (23.68%) DHCP
6 7 (18.42%) Firewall
7 6 (15.79%) DDNS
8 4 (10.53%) VPN
9 1 (2.63%) FTP
9 1 (2.63%) PPP
9 1 (2.63%) ATM
9 1 (2.63%) ISDN
9 1 (2.63%) LAN
9 1 (2.63%) WAN
9 1 (2.63%) IPsec
9 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.63%) MPLS
9 1 (2.63%) OSPF
9 1 (2.63%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) MS Access
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (7.89%) Automotive
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) AS400
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 30 (78.95%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) Linux
5 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.63%) Solaris
6 1 (2.63%) UNIX
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) ITIL
2 4 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.63%) Workflow
4 1 (2.63%) Validation
4 1 (2.63%) ERP
4 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.63%) Project Management
4 1 (2.63%) Service Management
4 1 (2.63%) Scrum
4 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.63%) Requirements Management
4 1 (2.63%) Release Management
4 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.63%) Time Management
4 1 (2.63%) Kanban
4 1 (2.63%) Image Processing
4 1 (2.63%) Budget Control
4 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.89%) VB
3 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.26%) VB6
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.68%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (10.53%) CCA
3 4 (10.53%) MCSA
4 3 (7.89%) MCSE
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.26%) MCITP
6 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.63%) MCTS
6 1 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (28.95%) XenApp
4 9 (23.68%) vSphere
5 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
6 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (7.89%) XenServer
7 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
8 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Unicenter
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.63%) Control-M
1 1 (2.63%) Nagios
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.63%) BladeLogic
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) VMware
2 23 (60.53%) Citrix
2 23 (60.53%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) NetApp
4 5 (13.16%) Cisco
5 4 (10.53%) HP
5 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 2 (5.26%) Veeam
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Lotus
7 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Mitel
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + on-call
Posted: 2 days ago