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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 55 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.25% 0.25% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.25% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £26,000 £60,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.66% +150.00%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +4.61%
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
392 393 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.27% 96.56% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 342 357 308
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 30 September 2014, 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%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Dell

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCEE
3 1 (25.00%) CCAA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) XenServer
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco