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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 200 187 192
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 17 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.48% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.51% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 18
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £45,000 £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
5270 5142 5161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.06% 95.28% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4397 4264 4397
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 5 £27,000 -40.00%
Staffordshire - 5 £24,000 -
Solihull - 4 £26,500 -
Shropshire -9 2 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) VMware
3 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
4 12 (38.71%) Citrix
4 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
5 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
7 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
7 8 (25.81%) DNS
7 8 (25.81%) Firewall
8 7 (22.58%) DHCP
8 7 (22.58%) ITIL
8 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (19.35%) MS Office
9 6 (19.35%) MCSA
9 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
9 6 (19.35%) Cisco
9 6 (19.35%) MCITP
10 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
10 5 (16.13%) NAS
10 5 (16.13%) VPN
10 5 (16.13%) LAN
10 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.13%) SAN
10 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Site Server
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) DNS
1 8 (25.81%) Firewall
2 7 (22.58%) DHCP
3 6 (19.35%) TCP/IP
4 5 (16.13%) VPN
4 5 (16.13%) SAN
4 5 (16.13%) LAN
4 5 (16.13%) NAS
5 4 (12.90%) VLAN
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (9.68%) OSPF
6 3 (9.68%) BGP
7 2 (6.45%) MPLS
7 2 (6.45%) VoIP
8 1 (3.23%) WLAN
8 1 (3.23%) WAN
8 1 (3.23%) SMTP
8 1 (3.23%) PBX
8 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) DB2
General
1 2 (6.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) French Language
2 1 (3.23%) German Language
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.81%) Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (12.90%) Server Building
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.23%) ITSM
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Release Management
4 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) MCITP
2 6 (19.35%) MCSA
3 4 (12.90%) CCNA
4 3 (9.68%) CCNP
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) CCA
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (6.45%) CCIE
5 2 (6.45%) CCIP
5 2 (6.45%) CCDP
6 1 (3.23%) MCP
6 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 4 (12.90%) XenApp
5 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.23%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) Citrix
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 4 (12.90%) McAfee
6 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
6 3 (9.68%) F5
6 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 3 (9.68%) Juniper
6 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) Apple
8 1 (3.23%) NetApp
8 1 (3.23%) SAP
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
Telford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £29000 - £33000 per annum + 8-16% bonus, pension, life, hol
Posted: 9 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Telford
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £33000 per annum + bonus, pension, health,
Posted: 15 days ago