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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 158 152 152
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 6 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.52% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.55% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 8
Average salary £29,500 £32,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.81% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,800 £22,525
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £50,000 £37,150
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
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
2979 3482 3135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.68% 94.77% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1912 2260 2052
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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
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 5 August 2015. 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 -4 6 £29,500 +7.27% 1
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) UNIX
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
5 5 (38.46%) Retail
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) MySQL
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 4 (30.77%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 4 (30.77%) Perl
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) OO
6 4 (30.77%) HP
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) JMS
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) WAN
8 2 (15.38%) JBoss
8 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
8 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle
8 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
8 2 (15.38%) SOAP
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) EPoS

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 6 (46.15%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) SOAP
1 2 (15.38%) JMS
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EPoS
1 2 (15.38%) iSeries
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) OO
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
2 2 (15.38%) Matrix Management
2 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
2 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago