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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 97 94 85
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 12 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.81% 0.24% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.25% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £31,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £31,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,100 £27,600
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +6.15%
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
1434 1185 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.37% 95.18% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 962 749 838
Average salary £40,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £26,872
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 15 (62.50%) Cisco
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (41.67%) VPN
4 10 (41.67%) Juniper
4 10 (41.67%) COM
4 10 (41.67%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) IIS
5 6 (25.00%) ADSL
5 6 (25.00%) VoIP
5 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (25.00%) DNS
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.83%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (20.83%) EMC NetWorker
6 5 (20.83%) CLARiiON
6 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (20.83%) LLU
6 5 (20.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 5 (20.83%) vSphere
6 5 (20.83%) Lync
6 5 (20.83%) VCAP
6 5 (20.83%) Firewall
6 5 (20.83%) CCNA
6 5 (20.83%) Ethernet
6 5 (20.83%) EMC

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 6 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.83%) Lync
3 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.17%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) VPN
2 6 (25.00%) ADSL
2 6 (25.00%) VoIP
2 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.83%) LLU
3 5 (20.83%) Firewall
3 5 (20.83%) Ethernet
4 4 (16.67%) WAN
4 4 (16.67%) POP3
4 4 (16.67%) SMTP
4 4 (16.67%) LAN
4 4 (16.67%) Internet
4 4 (16.67%) MPLS
4 4 (16.67%) Junos
4 4 (16.67%) xDSL
4 4 (16.67%) IMAP
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 4 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (8.33%) French Language
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) German Language
3 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) COM
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) CLARiiON
2 2 (8.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Linux
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX
6 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (4.17%) CentOS
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Debian
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ITIL
2 2 (8.33%) Project Management
2 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.33%) TDD
2 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.17%) Content Management
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (20.83%) VCAP
1 5 (20.83%) CCNA
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (20.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (20.83%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Openswan
4 1 (4.17%) Squid
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco
2 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) VMware
4 10 (41.67%) Juniper
5 5 (20.83%) EMC
5 5 (20.83%) NetApp
6 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds
7 3 (12.50%) Oracle
8 2 (8.33%) JBoss
8 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (4.17%) Citrix
Edinburgh
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago