The median annual salary for a Installations Engineer was £22,050 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Installation Engineer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 244 208
Rank change year-on-year +43 -36  
Permanent jobs requiring an Installations Engineer 6 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.049% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.050% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £22,050 £29,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.96% +20.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,690 £27,400 £21,120
10% offered a salary of more than £22,410 £41,800 £35,600
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00%  

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 4620 5952 4959
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.40% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3833 4835 4244
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Installations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Installations Engineer in the West Midlands

Installations Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Installations Engineer in the West Midlands

Installations Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Installations Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +16 4 - -
Coventry +23 1 £21,600 -20.00%
Staffordshire - 1 £22,500 -
Installations Engineer
England

Installations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Installations Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Installations Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) SonicWALL
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
2 9 (47.37%) IPv4
2 9 (47.37%) NetApp
2 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
2 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (42.11%) Terminal Services
3 8 (42.11%) SAN
3 8 (42.11%) HP
3 8 (42.11%) Dell
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) vSphere
3 8 (42.11%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (42.11%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Driving Licence
5 6 (31.58%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (21.05%) EPoS

Installations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 9 (47.37%) IPv4
3 8 (42.11%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (42.11%) SAN
4 3 (15.79%) IPv6
4 3 (15.79%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
6 1 (5.26%) Broadband
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.26%) LAN
6 1 (5.26%) LDAP
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) PBX
6 1 (5.26%) RIP
6 1 (5.26%) SSL
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 4 (21.05%) Retail
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Driving Licence
2 4 (21.05%) EPoS
3 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
3 2 (10.53%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.26%) Life Science
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
1 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
1 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (47.37%) Hyper-V
2 9 (47.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (42.11%) Forefront TMG
3 8 (42.11%) Terminal Services
3 8 (42.11%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) XenApp
4 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
1 9 (47.37%) NetApp
1 9 (47.37%) SonicWALL
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Dell
2 8 (42.11%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Ericsson
3 3 (15.79%) Huawei
3 3 (15.79%) Nokia
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Mitel
5 1 (5.26%) NEC
5 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.26%) Panasonic