The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 102 86 88
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 8 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 0.36% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.38% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £27,500 £23,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.02% -18.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £29,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1049 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.42% 95.54% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 608 1020
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Technical Engineer
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) COM
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) ADSL
4 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) Software Distribution
5 2 (20.00%) SaaS
5 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) MS Access
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) VoIP
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) ADSL
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (30.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) LLU
3 1 (10.00%) IMAP
3 1 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (10.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) L2TP
3 1 (10.00%) POP3
3 1 (10.00%) SMTP
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (10.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) CentOS
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (10.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Postfix
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Squid
2 1 (10.00%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (20.00%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Juniper
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago