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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 155 161 123
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 8 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.15% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.16% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 10
Average salary £31,000 £25,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.56% -4.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £12,250 £18,200 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £33,000 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+1.51% +3.12%
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
3094 3178 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.94% 95.55% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2032 2026 2070
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
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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 6 £40,000 +56.86%
Aberdeen - 2 £12,250 -
Glasgow +7 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 7 (31.82%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) UNIX
5 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 5 (22.73%) CLARiiON
5 5 (22.73%) EMC
5 5 (22.73%) NetApp
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (22.73%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000 Server
5 5 (22.73%) vSphere
5 5 (22.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 5 (22.73%) VCAP
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 4 (18.18%) Transition Management
6 4 (18.18%) Coaching
6 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
6 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 4 (18.18%) Information Security

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) ADSL
1 3 (13.64%) VoIP
1 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) LLU
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) DB2
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
1 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) German Language
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) COM
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) CLARiiON
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.09%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Transition Management
2 4 (18.18%) Coaching
2 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 4 (18.18%) Information Security
2 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 3 (13.64%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Line Management
4 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Content Management
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (22.73%) VCAP
2 4 (18.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (22.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 5 (22.73%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (13.64%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco
2 5 (22.73%) EMC
2 5 (22.73%) NetApp
2 5 (22.73%) VMware
3 4 (18.18%) FrontRange
4 3 (13.64%) Juniper
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Apple
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle