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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 88 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 58 57 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.34% 2.35% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 2.52% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 48 40 61
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
2296 2264 2074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.58% 93.28% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1574 1686 1671
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 63 (55.75%) Windows
2 56 (49.56%) Linux
3 53 (46.90%) UNIX
4 41 (36.28%) TCP/IP
5 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
6 30 (26.55%) Degree
7 28 (24.78%) Oracle
7 28 (24.78%) VMware
8 25 (22.12%) Active Directory
9 23 (20.35%) SQL
9 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
10 21 (18.58%) Java
10 21 (18.58%) Perl
11 20 (17.70%) Firewall
11 20 (17.70%) Telecoms
11 20 (17.70%) Mac OS X
12 19 (16.81%) Python
12 19 (16.81%) French Language
12 19 (16.81%) Ruby
12 19 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (15.93%) Computer Science
14 17 (15.04%) Windows 7
14 17 (15.04%) SAN
15 16 (14.16%) Wireless
15 16 (14.16%) Spanish Language
16 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (13.27%) CISSP
16 15 (13.27%) C
17 14 (12.39%) Lotus Domino

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 14 (12.39%) Lotus Domino
2 10 (8.85%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.08%) Tomcat
4 6 (5.31%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.54%) Apache
5 4 (3.54%) IIS
6 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.77%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.77%) Lync
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (20.35%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.73%) MS Office
3 4 (3.54%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) SaaS
1 4 (3.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (36.28%) TCP/IP
2 20 (17.70%) Firewall
3 17 (15.04%) SAN
4 16 (14.16%) Wireless
5 10 (8.85%) Ethernet
6 8 (7.08%) UMTS
6 8 (7.08%) GSM
6 8 (7.08%) VPN
7 7 (6.19%) ATM
8 6 (5.31%) LAN
8 6 (5.31%) WAN
8 6 (5.31%) GGSN
8 6 (5.31%) SGSN
9 5 (4.42%) 3G
10 4 (3.54%) DWDM
10 4 (3.54%) Internet
10 4 (3.54%) GPRS
10 4 (3.54%) 2G
10 4 (3.54%) WiMAX
10 4 (3.54%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.31%) MySQL
1 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.77%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (17.70%) Telecoms
2 19 (16.81%) French Language
3 16 (14.16%) Spanish Language
4 14 (12.39%) German Language
5 4 (3.54%) Italian Language
5 4 (3.54%) Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) Publishing
6 2 (1.77%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.88%) Russian Language
7 1 (0.88%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.88%) Polish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.42%) Web Services
2 3 (2.65%) Servlets
3 2 (1.77%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.93%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.62%) Clustering
4 3 (2.65%) PKI
5 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.77%) Replication
5 2 (1.77%) Kindle
6 1 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (55.75%) Windows
2 56 (49.56%) Linux
3 53 (46.90%) UNIX
4 20 (17.70%) Mac OS X
5 17 (15.04%) Windows 7
6 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (13.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (12.39%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (10.62%) Solaris
9 11 (9.73%) Windows 8
10 6 (5.31%) Windows XP
11 4 (3.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.65%) Windows 2000
12 3 (2.65%) Windows NT
13 2 (1.77%) SUSE
13 2 (1.77%) AIX
13 2 (1.77%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (11.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 12 (10.62%) ITIL
3 9 (7.96%) Configuration Management
4 7 (6.19%) Service Delivery
5 6 (5.31%) Software Engineering
5 6 (5.31%) Web Development
6 5 (4.42%) Network Management
7 4 (3.54%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (3.54%) Performance Management
8 3 (2.65%) SIEM
9 2 (1.77%) Application Performance Management
9 2 (1.77%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.77%) Identity Management
9 2 (1.77%) Security Management
9 2 (1.77%) Information Security
9 2 (1.77%) Project Management
9 2 (1.77%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.88%) Asset Management
10 1 (0.88%) Data Management
10 1 (0.88%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.35%) SQL
2 21 (18.58%) Java
2 21 (18.58%) Perl
3 19 (16.81%) Python
3 19 (16.81%) Ruby
4 15 (13.27%) C
5 13 (11.50%) C++
6 2 (1.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) Degree
2 15 (13.27%) CISSP
3 13 (11.50%) CEH
4 11 (9.73%) A+ Certification
5 8 (7.08%) CCNA
5 8 (7.08%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (6.19%) SC Cleared
6 7 (6.19%) DV Cleared
6 7 (6.19%) Security Cleared
7 6 (5.31%) Sun Certification
8 4 (3.54%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (3.54%) SCSA
8 4 (3.54%) CCNP
8 4 (3.54%) MCITP
9 1 (0.88%) MCP
9 1 (0.88%) MCSE
9 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.88%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) SLA
2 4 (3.54%) QA
3 2 (1.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (22.12%) Active Directory
2 13 (11.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.54%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.54%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.77%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.77%) XenApp
4 2 (1.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.77%) vSphere
4 2 (1.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) SCCM
2 2 (1.77%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.77%) Nmap
3 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.88%) SCOM
3 1 (0.88%) Legato
3 1 (0.88%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 28 (24.78%) Oracle
2 28 (24.78%) VMware
3 14 (12.39%) HP
4 10 (8.85%) Cisco
5 9 (7.96%) Veritas
6 8 (7.08%) Sybase
6 8 (7.08%) Sun
7 4 (3.54%) EMC
7 4 (3.54%) Nortel
7 4 (3.54%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.54%) Apple
7 4 (3.54%) Juniper
7 4 (3.54%) Ericsson
7 4 (3.54%) Nokia
7 4 (3.54%) McAfee
8 3 (2.65%) MobileIron
8 3 (2.65%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.65%) Citrix
9 2 (1.77%) Symantec
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