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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 155 147 135
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 15 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.26% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.27% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 13
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% -3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £34,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.89% +6.15%
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
3454 2925 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.23% 94.75% 94.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2196 1920 2083
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 -3 12 £45,000 +42.85% 2
Glasgow -11 5 £50,000 -
Aberdeen +13 2 £12,250 -71.17% 1
Scottish Borders - 1 £20,000 -
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Cisco
3 14 (34.15%) Windows
4 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
5 11 (26.83%) VMware
6 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (24.39%) Juniper
6 10 (24.39%) VPN
6 10 (24.39%) COM
6 10 (24.39%) Java
7 7 (17.07%) HNC
7 7 (17.07%) .NET
7 7 (17.07%) VoIP
7 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
8 6 (14.63%) DNS
8 6 (14.63%) ADSL
8 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (14.63%) IIS
8 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (14.63%) Finance
9 5 (12.20%) SLA
9 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
9 5 (12.20%) CLARiiON
9 5 (12.20%) Information Security
9 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
9 5 (12.20%) FrontRange
9 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
9 5 (12.20%) Windows 2000 Server

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (14.63%) IIS
2 5 (12.20%) Lync
3 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) nginx
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) VPN
2 7 (17.07%) VoIP
3 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 6 (14.63%) ADSL
4 5 (12.20%) LLU
4 5 (12.20%) Firewall
4 5 (12.20%) Ethernet
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (9.76%) LAN
5 4 (9.76%) Internet
5 4 (9.76%) MPLS
5 4 (9.76%) WAN
5 4 (9.76%) POP3
5 4 (9.76%) SMTP
5 4 (9.76%) Junos
5 4 (9.76%) xDSL
5 4 (9.76%) IMAP
5 4 (9.76%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.76%) Games
4 2 (4.88%) French Language
5 1 (2.44%) German Language
5 1 (2.44%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) COM
2 7 (17.07%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) SOAP
3 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 2 (4.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) CLARiiON
1 5 (12.20%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 14 (34.15%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.20%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.32%) UNIX
7 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) CentOS
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Debian
8 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) Information Security
2 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
2 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
2 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
2 5 (12.20%) Transition Management
2 5 (12.20%) Coaching
3 4 (9.76%) Business Development
4 2 (4.88%) Project Management
4 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.88%) TDD
4 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
4 2 (4.88%) Line Management
5 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.44%) Content Management
5 1 (2.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.32%) PHP
2 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) HNC
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 5 (12.20%) Postgraduate
2 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.20%) CCNA
2 5 (12.20%) VCAP
3 4 (9.76%) JNCIA
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 5 (12.20%) vSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Openswan
4 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) Postfix
4 1 (2.44%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Cisco
2 13 (31.71%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.83%) VMware
4 10 (24.39%) Juniper
5 5 (12.20%) FrontRange
5 5 (12.20%) EMC
5 5 (12.20%) NetApp
6 4 (9.76%) SolarWinds
7 3 (7.32%) Oracle
8 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) Apple
8 2 (4.88%) JBoss
9 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.44%) Citrix
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