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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 99 113 100
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 7 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.50% 0.39% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.41% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +71.17%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
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
1332 1711 1481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.54% 94.43% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1167 1330 1295
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) MCSE
4 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) MCITP
4 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
4 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
4 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (35.71%) Line Management
5 4 (28.57%) MCP
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 3 (21.43%) MCSA
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (21.43%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) SLA
6 3 (21.43%) NHS
6 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) UNIX
7 2 (14.29%) Java
8 1 (7.14%) Perl
8 1 (7.14%) J2EE
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle
8 1 (7.14%) SAP
8 1 (7.14%) Apache
8 1 (7.14%) Tomcat

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) ADSL
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Management Information System
1 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) NHS
2 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) DTV
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Line Management
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (57.14%) MCSE
3 5 (35.71%) MCITP
4 4 (28.57%) MCP
5 3 (21.43%) MCSA
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) Websense
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) SAP