The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Technical Engineer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 217 220
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 17 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.39% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.40% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 13
Median salary £34,500 £30,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,644 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £33,775 £39,364
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -4.41%  

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 4976 5936 5505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18330 19769 21754
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £66,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Technical Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in the West Midlands

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Warwickshire +13 10 £34,500 -1.42%
Coventry - 4 £20,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £31,000 -
Technical Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Technical 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 Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (70.97%) TCP/IP
2 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 14 (45.16%) VMware
3 12 (38.71%) Web Services
3 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (35.48%) Windows
4 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 10 (32.26%) SAN
5 10 (32.26%) DNS
5 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
5 10 (32.26%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (32.26%) NAS
6 9 (29.03%) Smart Meter
6 9 (29.03%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (29.03%) Ubuntu
6 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
6 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
6 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
6 9 (29.03%) Puppet
6 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (29.03%) Node.js
6 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (29.03%) Amazon RDS
6 9 (29.03%) New Relic
6 9 (29.03%) Docker
6 9 (29.03%) DevOps
6 9 (29.03%) Icinga
6 9 (29.03%) Microservices
6 9 (29.03%) AppDynamics

Technical 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (25.81%) Apache
3 8 (25.81%) IIS
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) Site Server
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (32.26%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (29.03%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (9.68%) Office 365
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (70.97%) TCP/IP
2 10 (32.26%) DNS
2 10 (32.26%) NAS
2 10 (32.26%) SAN
3 9 (29.03%) DDNS
3 9 (29.03%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (9.68%) Firewall
4 3 (9.68%) Internet
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) IPv4
5 1 (3.23%) IPv6
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
5 1 (3.23%) OSPF
5 1 (3.23%) RIP
5 1 (3.23%) SSL
5 1 (3.23%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Amazon RDS
1 9 (29.03%) InfluxDB
2 8 (25.81%) MySQL
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Web Services
2 9 (29.03%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (29.03%) Node.js
3 2 (6.45%) EDI
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (3.23%) Middleware
4 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Clustering
1 9 (29.03%) Hybrid Cloud
1 9 (29.03%) Smart Meter
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 9 (29.03%) Ubuntu
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (29.03%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
1 9 (29.03%) DevOps
1 9 (29.03%) Incident Management
1 9 (29.03%) Microservices
1 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
2 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
2 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Data Security
3 2 (6.45%) Information Security
4 1 (3.23%) Change Control
4 1 (3.23%) ERP
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (3.23%) Server Building
4 1 (3.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.68%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) Docker
3 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (29.03%) Consul
1 9 (29.03%) Icinga
1 9 (29.03%) Nagios
1 9 (29.03%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) VMware
2 9 (29.03%) AppDynamics
2 9 (29.03%) Citrix
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) New Relic
2 9 (29.03%) Red Hat
3 8 (25.81%) SolarWinds
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) arcserve
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky
6 1 (3.23%) McAfee
6 1 (3.23%) Proofpoint
6 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard
6 1 (3.23%) Webroot
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