The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank - 68 56
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.51% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.53% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Technical Engineer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
416 570 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.52% 96.61% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 356 502 305
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,080 £27,798 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,952 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in Leicester

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix