The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 129 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
Senior Technical Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1804 2357 2288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.90% 95.27% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1470 1616 1681
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Technical Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (70.00%) WebLogic
2 7 (70.00%) IIS
2 7 (70.00%) Apache
2 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
2 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (60.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) SMS
4 2 (20.00%) VMS
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) LDAP
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) Sun
5 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (70.00%) Apache
1 7 (70.00%) IIS
1 7 (70.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (70.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) SMS
4 1 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) VMS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (10.00%) Fraud Detection
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) Sun
1 1 (10.00%) VMware