The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 108 102 120
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 8 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 0.82% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.88% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 7
Average salary £46,250 £27,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.29% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £23,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £44,250 £28,200
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Technical Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1733 1485 1841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.13% 93.28% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1351 1298 1611
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Cambridge region.

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 21 (67.74%) UNIX
2 15 (48.39%) Linux
3 14 (45.16%) Windows
4 13 (41.94%) Python
4 13 (41.94%) Degree
5 11 (35.48%) Ubuntu
5 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
6 10 (32.26%) MySQL
7 9 (29.03%) Online Security
7 9 (29.03%) CentOS
8 5 (16.13%) PHP
8 5 (16.13%) Java
9 4 (12.90%) HTML
10 3 (9.68%) XML
10 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
10 3 (9.68%) C
10 3 (9.68%) C#
10 3 (9.68%) C++
10 3 (9.68%) .NET
11 2 (6.45%) Perl
11 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
11 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.45%) 3GPP
11 2 (6.45%) HTTP
11 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
11 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.45%) IIS
11 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
11 2 (6.45%) SS7
11 2 (6.45%) Radio Access Network

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) 3GPP
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.45%) SS7
1 2 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) INAP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (32.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Publishing
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Online Games
1 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) UNIX
2 15 (48.39%) Linux
3 14 (45.16%) Windows
4 11 (35.48%) Ubuntu
5 9 (29.03%) CentOS
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Online Security
2 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
2 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
3 1 (3.23%) Web Testing
3 1 (3.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (41.94%) Python
2 5 (16.13%) PHP
2 5 (16.13%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) C
3 3 (9.68%) C#
3 3 (9.68%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) Perl
4 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Wind River
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Perforce
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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