The median annual salary for a Backup Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Backup Engineer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 221 222
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 0 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.37% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 9
Median salary - £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5013 5995 5541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.91% 96.34% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4715 4618
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Backup Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Backup Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Engineer in the West Midlands

Backup Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Backup Engineer in the West Midlands