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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 197 202 207
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 34 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.56% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.31% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32 10 10
Average salary £27,000 £34,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £32,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £34,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
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
5767 4871 5461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.12% 95.23% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4837 4205 4840
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Somerset 0 11 £27,000 - 2
Bristol +4 10 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Cornwall - 6 £22,500 -
Wiltshire -7 5 £26,500 -23.18% 2
Gloucestershire -9 2 - -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 26 (36.62%) VMware
3 25 (35.21%) Degree
4 24 (33.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (33.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (32.39%) MS Exchange
6 22 (30.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (26.76%) SQL
8 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
9 18 (25.35%) Client/Server
9 18 (25.35%) Linux
9 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
10 17 (23.94%) Java
11 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
12 14 (19.72%) ITIL
12 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (19.72%) Mathematics
13 12 (16.90%) MS Office
13 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
14 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
14 11 (15.49%) Firewall
15 10 (14.08%) LAN
15 10 (14.08%) WAN
16 9 (12.68%) HTTP
16 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
16 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (12.68%) SaaS
17 8 (11.27%) Asterisk PBX
17 8 (11.27%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 23 (32.39%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.63%) IIS
5 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Office
2 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) SaaS
2 3 (4.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.54%) TCP/IP
2 11 (15.49%) Firewall
3 10 (14.08%) LAN
3 10 (14.08%) WAN
4 9 (12.68%) HTTP
5 8 (11.27%) Asterisk PBX
5 8 (11.27%) PBX
6 6 (8.45%) ADSL
6 6 (8.45%) DHCP
6 6 (8.45%) DNS
7 4 (5.63%) Wireshark
7 4 (5.63%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (5.63%) LDAP
7 4 (5.63%) VPN
7 4 (5.63%) SMTP
7 4 (5.63%) VoIP
7 4 (5.63%) Softphone
8 2 (2.82%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.82%) SAN
9 1 (1.41%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.04%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) GCC
1 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.82%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (1.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (4.23%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) XML
2 3 (4.23%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) HTML
2 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.23%) CSS
2 3 (4.23%) Web Services
2 3 (4.23%) jQuery
3 2 (2.82%) LAMP
4 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.35%) Client/Server
2 14 (19.72%) Mathematics
3 8 (11.27%) IVR
4 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.04%) Mobile App
5 5 (7.04%) Data Integration
6 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.63%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (4.23%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 49 (69.01%) Windows
2 24 (33.80%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (33.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (30.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (25.35%) Linux
5 7 (9.86%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.45%) Windows Vista
7 2 (2.82%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.72%) ITIL
1 14 (19.72%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (7.04%) Analytics
3 4 (5.63%) UML
3 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
4 3 (4.23%) Time Management
5 2 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (2.82%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.82%) Line Management
5 2 (2.82%) DevOps
5 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (2.82%) Project Management
6 1 (1.41%) Migration
6 1 (1.41%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (1.41%) Logistics
6 1 (1.41%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (1.41%) ERP
6 1 (1.41%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) SQL
2 17 (23.94%) Java
3 12 (16.90%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.86%) C#
5 5 (7.04%) Ruby
5 5 (7.04%) Python
5 5 (7.04%) C
6 4 (5.63%) C++
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 25 (35.21%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.45%) MCSA
3 6 (8.45%) A+ Certification
3 6 (8.45%) Network+ Certification
4 5 (7.04%) CCNA
4 5 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.63%) MCITP
6 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) IEC 61508
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
2 4 (5.63%) MOM
2 4 (5.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.41%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.41%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.41%) Check_MK
3 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) VMware
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) Embarcadero
3 4 (5.63%) Borland
3 4 (5.63%) Cisco
4 3 (4.23%) F5
5 2 (2.82%) Riverbed
5 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.82%) Lotus
5 2 (2.82%) Avaya
5 2 (2.82%) NetScout
6 1 (1.41%) Juniper
6 1 (1.41%) Citrix
6 1 (1.41%) Remedy
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus+Car Allowance+Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago