The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 76 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 64 56 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.04% 2.33% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 2.43% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 43
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,900 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1983 2302 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.34% 95.76% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1603 1616
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 65 (58.04%) Linux
2 58 (51.79%) Windows
3 47 (41.96%) TCP/IP
4 43 (38.39%) Unix
5 42 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 39 (34.82%) Microsoft
7 35 (31.25%) VMware
8 34 (30.36%) Firewall
9 31 (27.68%) German Language
10 30 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 29 (25.89%) ITIL
12 28 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 26 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (22.32%) Windows Server
15 24 (21.43%) Degree
16 22 (19.64%) French Language
16 22 (19.64%) DNS
16 22 (19.64%) Cisco
17 21 (18.75%) Solaris
18 20 (17.86%) Oracle
19 18 (16.07%) SQL
19 18 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
21 16 (14.29%) MS Excel
22 15 (13.39%) MS Exchange
22 15 (13.39%) SMTP
23 14 (12.50%) Telecoms
24 13 (11.61%) Red Hat
24 13 (11.61%) Windows 2000
25 12 (10.71%) HTTP

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 15 (13.39%) MS Exchange
2 11 (9.82%) Apache
3 10 (8.93%) IIS
4 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 7 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.46%) IBM Domino
5 5 (4.46%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.79%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.93%) SaaS
2 5 (4.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (41.96%) TCP/IP
2 34 (30.36%) Firewall
3 22 (19.64%) DNS
4 15 (13.39%) SMTP
5 12 (10.71%) HTTP
6 11 (9.82%) Wireless
7 10 (8.93%) SAN
8 9 (8.04%) DHCP
8 9 (8.04%) LDAP
9 8 (7.14%) LAN
10 7 (6.25%) WAN
11 6 (5.36%) Ethernet
11 6 (5.36%) iSCSI
12 5 (4.46%) Diameter Protocol
12 5 (4.46%) H.323
12 5 (4.46%) MGCP
12 5 (4.46%) SS7
12 5 (4.46%) SSL
13 4 (3.57%) SMS
13 4 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.89%) MySQL
3 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
General
1 31 (27.68%) German Language
2 22 (19.64%) French Language
3 14 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.25%) Finance
4 7 (6.25%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.68%) Marketing
5 3 (2.68%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.79%) Billing
6 2 (1.79%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.89%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.36%) Web Services
2 3 (2.68%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (0.89%) HTML
3 1 (0.89%) J2EE
3 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.07%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 7 (6.25%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.68%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.89%) Clustering
6 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (58.04%) Linux
2 58 (51.79%) Windows
3 43 (38.39%) Unix
4 28 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (23.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (22.32%) Windows Server
7 21 (18.75%) Solaris
8 13 (11.61%) Windows 2000
9 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (8.93%) Windows 8
11 8 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (5.36%) Windows 7
12 6 (5.36%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.79%) CentOS
13 2 (1.79%) Debian
13 2 (1.79%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.79%) VMS
13 2 (1.79%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.89%) AIX
14 1 (0.89%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.89%) ITIL
2 12 (10.71%) Information Security
2 12 (10.71%) Presales
2 12 (10.71%) Risk Management
3 10 (8.93%) Product Management
4 9 (8.04%) Project Management
5 7 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 7 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 7 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 7 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 7 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 7 (6.25%) Service Management
6 6 (5.36%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (4.46%) Network Management
8 4 (3.57%) Case Management
8 4 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.68%) Data Management
9 3 (2.68%) Service Delivery
10 2 (1.79%) Change Management
10 2 (1.79%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.07%) SQL
2 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.89%) Java
2 1 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (21.43%) Degree
2 10 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.36%) CCNA
3 6 (5.36%) CEH
3 6 (5.36%) CISSP
4 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.57%) CCA
5 4 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (3.57%) MCSE
5 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.68%) CCNP
6 3 (2.68%) CCNP Voice
6 3 (2.68%) CCVP
7 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.79%) MCP
8 1 (0.89%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.25%) QA
2 6 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 30 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.82%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.57%) vSphere
5 4 (3.57%) XenApp
5 4 (3.57%) XenServer
6 3 (2.68%) Sendmail
6 3 (2.68%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.46%) SCCM
2 4 (3.57%) EdgeSight
2 4 (3.57%) SCOM
3 3 (2.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (2.68%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (2.68%) Legato
3 3 (2.68%) Nmap
4 2 (1.79%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (1.79%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.79%) Simpana
5 1 (0.89%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.89%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 39 (34.82%) Microsoft
2 35 (31.25%) VMware
3 22 (19.64%) Cisco
4 20 (17.86%) Oracle
5 13 (11.61%) Red Hat
6 12 (10.71%) Blue Coat
6 12 (10.71%) CheckPoint
6 12 (10.71%) Crossbeam
6 12 (10.71%) F5
6 12 (10.71%) Juniper
6 12 (10.71%) Palo Alto
6 12 (10.71%) Sourcefire
7 11 (9.82%) Citrix
8 9 (8.04%) Sun
9 7 (6.25%) Forcepoint
10 6 (5.36%) NetApp
11 5 (4.46%) Hitachi
12 4 (3.57%) AppSense
13 3 (2.68%) Verint
13 3 (2.68%) Zeacom
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