The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 215 204 185
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 21 20 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.37% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.39% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 46
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Technical Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5801 5145 5413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 95.56% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4942 4365 4815
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Wiltshire 0 8 £28,250 -24.66%
Bristol -7 6 £70,000 +201.07% 3
Somerset +4 3 £37,500 +44.23%
Dorset -22 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Cornwall - 1 £22,500 -
Devon - 1 £47,500 -
Avon - 1 £34,500 -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 42 (67.74%) Windows
2 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (32.26%) LAN
4 20 (32.26%) WAN
4 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
5 19 (30.65%) Firewall
6 18 (29.03%) SLA
7 17 (27.42%) MS Excel
7 17 (27.42%) MS Office
7 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (24.19%) MS Exchange
8 15 (24.19%) Finance
8 15 (24.19%) Banking
8 15 (24.19%) Windows Vista
9 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
10 12 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (19.35%) CCNA
10 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
11 11 (17.74%) Time Management
11 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
11 11 (17.74%) Riverbed
11 11 (17.74%) F5
11 11 (17.74%) NetScout
11 11 (17.74%) VMware
11 11 (17.74%) Cisco
11 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (17.74%) Avaya
11 11 (17.74%) CheckPoint
12 10 (16.13%) Windows XP

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (24.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (27.42%) MS Excel
1 17 (27.42%) MS Office
2 6 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) LAN
1 20 (32.26%) WAN
2 19 (30.65%) Firewall
3 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
3 9 (14.52%) ADSL
4 8 (12.90%) PBX
4 8 (12.90%) Asterisk PBX
5 6 (9.68%) VPN
6 4 (6.45%) DHCP
6 4 (6.45%) DNS
6 4 (6.45%) Softphone
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.61%) NAS
7 1 (1.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
1 15 (24.19%) Banking
2 4 (6.45%) Mandarin Language
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) French Language
3 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Mathematics
1 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Open Source
2 4 (6.45%) IVR
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (67.74%) Windows
2 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (24.19%) Windows Vista
6 10 (16.13%) Windows XP
7 9 (14.52%) Linux
8 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
8 5 (8.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Time Management
2 7 (11.29%) ITIL
3 6 (9.68%) Service Management
3 6 (9.68%) Change Control
3 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
4 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
5 4 (6.45%) OO
5 4 (6.45%) Product Management
6 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.61%) Line Management
7 1 (1.61%) Coaching
7 1 (1.61%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.61%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.61%) Release Management
7 1 (1.61%) Validation
7 1 (1.61%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) C#
3 3 (4.84%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (19.35%) CCNA
1 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
2 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (14.52%) Network+ Certification
3 9 (14.52%) MCSA
3 9 (14.52%) A+ Certification
4 6 (9.68%) Degree
5 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.61%) VCP5
5 1 (1.61%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.03%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Riverbed
2 11 (17.74%) F5
2 11 (17.74%) NetScout
2 11 (17.74%) VMware
2 11 (17.74%) Cisco
2 11 (17.74%) Avaya
2 11 (17.74%) CheckPoint
3 4 (6.45%) HP
3 4 (6.45%) Hyland
4 3 (4.84%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) BT
5 1 (1.61%) Dell
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