The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 67 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.42% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.19% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 2
Average salary £27,000 - £21,250
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 - £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 - £22,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
Technical Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
734 535 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.59% 96.57% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 642 455 544
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in Somerset

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Bath - 8 £27,000 -
Minehead - 2 £25,000 -
Technical Engineer
South West

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
3 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
3 15 (68.18%) VMware
4 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (45.45%) Degree
6 10 (45.45%) Mathematics
6 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (45.45%) Client/Server
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (22.73%) SAN
9 5 (22.73%) LAN
9 5 (22.73%) WAN
10 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
10 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
10 3 (13.64%) MS Office
10 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
10 3 (13.64%) CSS
10 3 (13.64%) ITIL
10 3 (13.64%) C#
10 3 (13.64%) HTML
10 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.64%) .NET
10 3 (13.64%) Windows 7

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 16 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
1 5 (22.73%) LAN
1 5 (22.73%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (68.18%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Mathematics
1 10 (45.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCITP
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft