The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 78 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.61% 0.11% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.11% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% +41.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.71%
Technical Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
635 879 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.50% 97.13% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 494 712 591
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 4 £57,500 -
Technical Engineer
South West

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (33.33%) Selenium
2 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Process Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (33.33%) Cash Management
2 2 (33.33%) Temenos T24
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) Calabash
2 2 (33.33%) eggPlant
2 2 (33.33%) Green Hat
2 2 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Appium

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Temenos T24
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (33.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) TestDirector
1 2 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (33.33%) JMeter
1 2 (33.33%) Selenium
1 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (33.33%) Calabash
1 2 (33.33%) eggPlant
1 2 (33.33%) Appium
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (33.33%) Statistics
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Solaris
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
2 2 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Cash Management
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Process Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Resilience Testing
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Green Hat
1 2 (33.33%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware