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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 99 91 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 49 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.15% 1.99% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 2.15% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 63
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
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
2124 2143 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.40% 92.61% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1564 1667
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,936 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 22 May 2015.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (58.65%) Windows
2 59 (56.73%) Linux
3 49 (47.12%) UNIX
4 43 (41.35%) TCP/IP
5 26 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
6 25 (24.04%) Degree
7 24 (23.08%) Oracle
8 23 (22.12%) VMware
9 22 (21.15%) Java
10 21 (20.19%) Perl
10 21 (20.19%) Mac OS X
11 19 (18.27%) Ruby
11 19 (18.27%) Python
11 19 (18.27%) MS Excel
11 19 (18.27%) CISSP
11 19 (18.27%) Computer Science
11 19 (18.27%) French Language
12 18 (17.31%) Firewall
13 17 (16.35%) CEH
13 17 (16.35%) SQL
13 17 (16.35%) Vulnerability Management
14 16 (15.38%) German Language
15 15 (14.42%) Windows 7
15 15 (14.42%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
16 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (13.46%) C
16 14 (13.46%) Wireless
16 14 (13.46%) Telecoms

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (9.62%) Lotus Domino
2 9 (8.65%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 7 (6.73%) Apache
4 7 (6.73%) IIS
5 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.92%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.92%) Lync
7 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 19 (18.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.73%) SaaS
2 4 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (41.35%) TCP/IP
2 18 (17.31%) Firewall
3 14 (13.46%) Wireless
4 11 (10.58%) LAN
4 11 (10.58%) WAN
5 10 (9.62%) SAN
6 6 (5.77%) UMTS
6 6 (5.77%) GSM
7 5 (4.81%) GGSN
7 5 (4.81%) SGSN
7 5 (4.81%) Ethernet
8 4 (3.85%) VPN
8 4 (3.85%) Internet
8 4 (3.85%) 3G
9 3 (2.88%) LTE
9 3 (2.88%) MGW
9 3 (2.88%) 4G
9 3 (2.88%) DWDM
9 3 (2.88%) OSPF
9 3 (2.88%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) MySQL
2 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.73%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.92%) DB2
General
1 19 (18.27%) French Language
2 16 (15.38%) German Language
3 14 (13.46%) Telecoms
4 12 (11.54%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.85%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.88%) Marketing
7 2 (1.92%) Publishing
7 2 (1.92%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.96%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.69%) Web Services
2 4 (3.85%) Servlets
3 2 (1.92%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.69%) Clustering
4 3 (2.88%) PKI
5 2 (1.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.96%) Kindle
6 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (58.65%) Windows
2 59 (56.73%) Linux
3 49 (47.12%) UNIX
4 21 (20.19%) Mac OS X
5 15 (14.42%) Windows 7
5 15 (14.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (9.62%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.69%) Solaris
9 6 (5.77%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.88%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.88%) Windows NT
12 2 (1.92%) AIX
12 2 (1.92%) HPUX
12 2 (1.92%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.35%) Vulnerability Management
2 10 (9.62%) ITIL
3 9 (8.65%) Configuration Management
4 7 (6.73%) Web Development
4 7 (6.73%) Software Engineering
5 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
6 5 (4.81%) Network Management
7 4 (3.85%) Performance Management
8 3 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (1.92%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (1.92%) Identity Management
9 2 (1.92%) Security Management
9 2 (1.92%) Project Management
9 2 (1.92%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.92%) SIEM
9 2 (1.92%) Application Performance Management
10 1 (0.96%) Load Balancing
10 1 (0.96%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (0.96%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (21.15%) Java
2 21 (20.19%) Perl
3 19 (18.27%) Ruby
3 19 (18.27%) Python
4 17 (16.35%) SQL
5 14 (13.46%) C
6 13 (12.50%) C++
7 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) Degree
2 19 (18.27%) CISSP
3 17 (16.35%) CEH
4 11 (10.58%) A+ Certification
5 7 (6.73%) SC Cleared
5 7 (6.73%) DV Cleared
5 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
6 4 (3.85%) CCNA
6 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (3.85%) MCITP
6 4 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (1.92%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.96%) MCTS
8 1 (0.96%) MCP
8 1 (0.96%) MCSE
8 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.85%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.92%) vSphere
4 2 (1.92%) XenApp
4 2 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) SCCM
2 5 (4.81%) Nmap
3 1 (0.96%) SCOM
3 1 (0.96%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
2 24 (23.08%) Oracle
3 23 (22.12%) VMware
4 10 (9.62%) HP
4 10 (9.62%) Cisco
5 8 (7.69%) Sybase
6 4 (3.85%) Sun
6 4 (3.85%) EMC
6 4 (3.85%) Juniper
6 4 (3.85%) Apple
6 4 (3.85%) Veritas
6 4 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.88%) McAfee
7 3 (2.88%) Ericsson
7 3 (2.88%) Nokia
7 3 (2.88%) Nortel
7 3 (2.88%) Citrix
8 2 (1.92%) Hitachi
8 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.92%) Symantec
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