The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 96 100 108
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.29% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.30% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £41,750 £26,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.57% -9.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £22,800 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,950 £29,200 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Technical Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1208 1315 1359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.67% 95.57% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 813 841 880
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 17 (62.96%) Linux
3 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 9 (33.33%) MySQL
5 9 (33.33%) Windows
5 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 9 (33.33%) VoIP
5 9 (33.33%) Cisco
6 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (29.63%) Juniper
6 8 (29.63%) DNS
6 8 (29.63%) ADSL
6 8 (29.63%) ITIL
6 8 (29.63%) IIS
7 7 (25.93%) COM
7 7 (25.93%) VPN
7 7 (25.93%) Ethernet
7 7 (25.93%) LLU
8 6 (22.22%) Banking
8 6 (22.22%) Retail
9 5 (18.52%) QA
9 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
9 5 (18.52%) IBM Integration Bus
9 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (18.52%) vSphere
9 5 (18.52%) SaaS
9 5 (18.52%) Mentoring

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (18.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) VoIP
2 8 (29.63%) ADSL
2 8 (29.63%) DNS
3 7 (25.93%) Ethernet
3 7 (25.93%) LLU
3 7 (25.93%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (3.70%) LAN
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) MySQL
3 5 (18.52%) DB2
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) COM
2 5 (18.52%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) EPoS
2 5 (18.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Linux
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 5 (18.52%) Change Management
2 5 (18.52%) Coaching
2 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
2 5 (18.52%) SDLC
3 4 (14.81%) High Availability
4 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) QA
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) Juniper
4 5 (18.52%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) HP