The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 159 159 167
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 2 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.067% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £41,750 £26,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.57% -9.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,550 £22,800 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,950 £29,200 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Technical Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

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

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 2 £41,750 +60.57%
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) Linux
3 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
4 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 10 (34.48%) MySQL
5 10 (34.48%) Windows
6 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 9 (31.03%) VoIP
6 9 (31.03%) DNS
6 9 (31.03%) Cisco
7 8 (27.59%) Juniper
7 8 (27.59%) ADSL
7 8 (27.59%) ITIL
7 8 (27.59%) IIS
7 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (24.14%) LLU
8 7 (24.14%) COM
8 7 (24.14%) VPN
8 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
9 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
9 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (20.69%) Replication
9 6 (20.69%) Banking
9 6 (20.69%) Retail
9 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
10 5 (17.24%) SDLC
10 5 (17.24%) vSphere
10 5 (17.24%) SaaS

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 8 (27.59%) IIS
2 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
2 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) DNS
1 9 (31.03%) VoIP
2 8 (27.59%) ADSL
3 7 (24.14%) Ethernet
3 7 (24.14%) LLU
3 7 (24.14%) VPN
4 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.45%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (3.45%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) MySQL
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (20.69%) Banking
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) COM
2 5 (17.24%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (17.24%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Data Centre
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) Replication
3 5 (17.24%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.24%) Unix
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Change Management
2 5 (17.24%) Coaching
2 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
2 5 (17.24%) SDLC
3 4 (13.79%) High Availability
4 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (31.03%) Cisco
3 8 (27.59%) Juniper
4 5 (17.24%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) HP