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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 89 95 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 52 44 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.29% 1.80% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 1.94% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 48 28 62
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 £24,387 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
2157 2264 2154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.85% 92.48% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 1657 1751
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,800 £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 30 June 2015.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 69 (62.16%) Linux
2 63 (56.76%) Windows
3 50 (45.05%) UNIX
4 42 (37.84%) TCP/IP
5 33 (29.73%) Active Directory
6 32 (28.83%) Microsoft
7 28 (25.23%) MS Excel
8 26 (23.42%) German Language
9 24 (21.62%) Vulnerability Management
9 24 (21.62%) VMware
10 23 (20.72%) CEH
10 23 (20.72%) CISSP
11 21 (18.92%) Oracle
11 21 (18.92%) Windows 7
12 19 (17.12%) French Language
13 18 (16.22%) Degree
13 18 (16.22%) Mac OS X
14 17 (15.32%) Java
14 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (14.41%) A+ Certification
15 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
16 15 (13.51%) Ruby
16 15 (13.51%) Firewall
16 15 (13.51%) Perl
16 15 (13.51%) Python
16 15 (13.51%) Computer Science
16 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (12.61%) SQL
17 14 (12.61%) HP
17 14 (12.61%) SLA

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 9 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 7 (6.31%) IIS
2 7 (6.31%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (6.31%) Apache
2 7 (6.31%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.60%) Lync
4 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (25.23%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.01%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) SaaS
2 6 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (37.84%) TCP/IP
2 15 (13.51%) Firewall
3 13 (11.71%) Wireless
4 12 (10.81%) WAN
4 12 (10.81%) LAN
5 6 (5.41%) SAN
6 5 (4.50%) Internet
6 5 (4.50%) DNS
6 5 (4.50%) GGSN
6 5 (4.50%) SGSN
6 5 (4.50%) GSM
6 5 (4.50%) UMTS
6 5 (4.50%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.60%) VPN
8 3 (2.70%) WCDMA
8 3 (2.70%) ISDN
8 3 (2.70%) ATM
8 3 (2.70%) CDMA
8 3 (2.70%) GPRS
8 3 (2.70%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) MySQL
2 9 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.21%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.80%) DB2
General
1 26 (23.42%) German Language
2 19 (17.12%) French Language
3 13 (11.71%) Telecoms
4 8 (7.21%) Spanish Language
5 5 (4.50%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.70%) Marketing
7 2 (1.80%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.90%) Back Office
8 1 (0.90%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) Web Services
2 4 (3.60%) Servlets
3 1 (0.90%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.51%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.60%) Clustering
4 2 (1.80%) PKI
4 2 (1.80%) Replication
4 2 (1.80%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 69 (62.16%) Linux
2 63 (56.76%) Windows
3 50 (45.05%) UNIX
4 21 (18.92%) Windows 7
5 18 (16.22%) Mac OS X
6 17 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (14.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (11.71%) Windows 8
10 8 (7.21%) Windows XP
11 6 (5.41%) Solaris
11 6 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (2.70%) Windows NT
12 3 (2.70%) Windows 2000
13 2 (1.80%) AIX
13 2 (1.80%) HPUX
13 2 (1.80%) SUSE
14 1 (0.90%) CentOS
14 1 (0.90%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.62%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (11.71%) ITIL
3 12 (10.81%) Configuration Management
4 8 (7.21%) Software Engineering
4 8 (7.21%) Web Development
5 5 (4.50%) Service Delivery
5 5 (4.50%) Network Management
6 3 (2.70%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.70%) Product Management
7 2 (1.80%) Capacity Management
7 2 (1.80%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (1.80%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.80%) Security Management
8 1 (0.90%) Project Management
8 1 (0.90%) Identity Management
8 1 (0.90%) Load Balancing
8 1 (0.90%) Line Management
8 1 (0.90%) Application Performance Management
8 1 (0.90%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.32%) Java
2 15 (13.51%) Perl
2 15 (13.51%) Python
2 15 (13.51%) Ruby
3 14 (12.61%) SQL
4 10 (9.01%) C
5 9 (8.11%) C++
6 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (20.72%) CISSP
1 23 (20.72%) CEH
2 18 (16.22%) Degree
3 16 (14.41%) A+ Certification
4 11 (9.91%) Security Cleared
5 10 (9.01%) DV Cleared
6 9 (8.11%) SC Cleared
7 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.31%) MCSE
8 6 (5.41%) CCNA
8 6 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (4.50%) MCITP
9 5 (4.50%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (2.70%) MCP
11 2 (1.80%) MCTS
12 1 (0.90%) HND
12 1 (0.90%) MCSA
12 1 (0.90%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 33 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.50%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.70%) Terminal Services
5 3 (2.70%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.70%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.80%) vSphere
6 2 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) SCCM
2 6 (5.41%) Nmap
3 2 (1.80%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (28.83%) Microsoft
2 24 (21.62%) VMware
3 21 (18.92%) Oracle
4 14 (12.61%) HP
5 11 (9.91%) Cisco
6 8 (7.21%) Sybase
6 8 (7.21%) Citrix
7 6 (5.41%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.60%) Apple
8 4 (3.60%) Veritas
8 4 (3.60%) EMC
9 3 (2.70%) McAfee
9 3 (2.70%) Juniper
9 3 (2.70%) Sun
10 2 (1.80%) Ericsson
10 2 (1.80%) Hitachi
10 2 (1.80%) Nokia
10 2 (1.80%) Symantec
10 2 (1.80%) Nortel
10 2 (1.80%) MobileIron
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