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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 225 200 163
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 13 15 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.29% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.31% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 48
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% +10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
5610 4870 5039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.13% 95.64% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4731 4153 4460
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Bristol -8 6 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Wiltshire +12 3 £40,000 +68.42%
Somerset +5 2 £43,750 +9.37%
Gloucestershire -14 1 £30,000 -31.42%
Dorset -28 1 £50,000 +100.00%
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 38 (61.29%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (30.65%) Banking
4 19 (30.65%) LAN
4 19 (30.65%) WAN
5 18 (29.03%) SLA
6 17 (27.42%) MS Excel
6 17 (27.42%) MS Office
6 17 (27.42%) Firewall
7 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
7 15 (24.19%) Finance
8 13 (20.97%) Windows Vista
9 12 (19.35%) Riverbed
9 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
9 12 (19.35%) CCNA
9 12 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (19.35%) CheckPoint
9 12 (19.35%) Cisco
9 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (17.74%) F5
10 11 (17.74%) Avaya
10 11 (17.74%) Time Management
10 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
10 11 (17.74%) NetScout
11 10 (16.13%) Rational Performance Tester
11 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (16.13%) Windows XP
11 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 10 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.23%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 17 (27.42%) MS Office
1 17 (27.42%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.65%) LAN
1 19 (30.65%) WAN
2 17 (27.42%) Firewall
3 7 (11.29%) ADSL
3 7 (11.29%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.68%) VPN
5 5 (8.06%) PBX
5 5 (8.06%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (6.45%) Softphone
6 4 (6.45%) DHCP
6 4 (6.45%) DNS
7 2 (3.23%) SAN
8 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 19 (30.65%) Banking
2 15 (24.19%) Finance
3 8 (12.90%) Retail
4 4 (6.45%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (1.61%) French Language
5 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) J2EE
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Open Source
3 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) IVR
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (61.29%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (20.97%) Windows Vista
5 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (16.13%) Windows XP
7 9 (14.52%) UNIX
8 7 (11.29%) Linux
9 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Time Management
2 8 (12.90%) OO
3 7 (11.29%) ITIL
3 7 (11.29%) Change Control
4 6 (9.68%) Service Management
4 6 (9.68%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.45%) Product Management
7 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.61%) Release Management
9 1 (1.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.61%) GAP Analysis
9 1 (1.61%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (1.61%) Web Analytics
9 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.61%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (1.61%) BCP
9 1 (1.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) 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%) CCNA
1 12 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.74%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.29%) A+ Certification
4 7 (11.29%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (11.29%) MCSA
5 3 (4.84%) Degree
6 1 (1.61%) MCSE
6 1 (1.61%) CCNP
6 1 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.61%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.03%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.23%) XenApp
4 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 1 (1.61%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) Cisco
2 12 (19.35%) CheckPoint
2 12 (19.35%) Riverbed
3 11 (17.74%) F5
3 11 (17.74%) NetScout
3 11 (17.74%) Avaya
4 9 (14.52%) HP
4 9 (14.52%) VMware
5 4 (6.45%) Hyland
5 4 (6.45%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Tableau
6 1 (1.61%) Google
6 1 (1.61%) Coremetrics
6 1 (1.61%) Unica
6 1 (1.61%) BT
6 1 (1.61%) Dell
6 1 (1.61%) Juniper
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle
6 1 (1.61%) Adobe
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