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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 199 197 207
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 36 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.34% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 13 12
Average salary £27,000 £33,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +53.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,400 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.12%
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
5990 5023 5330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.23% 95.31% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5016 4373 4701
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £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 21 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 21 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 -1 11 £27,500 - 1
Bristol +3 9 £37,500 +40.18% 1
Cornwall - 7 £22,500 - 1
Wiltshire -4 4 £25,250 -26.81% 1
Gloucestershire -7 4 - -
Devon - 1 £27,500 -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 58 (71.60%) Windows
2 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (30.86%) Degree
3 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (30.86%) VMware
4 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
5 21 (25.93%) SQL
5 21 (25.93%) Active Directory
6 20 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (23.46%) Linux
8 18 (22.22%) Client/Server
8 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 17 (20.99%) MS Office
10 16 (19.75%) ITIL
10 16 (19.75%) Java
10 16 (19.75%) TCP/IP
11 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
12 14 (17.28%) LAN
12 14 (17.28%) WAN
12 14 (17.28%) Disaster Recovery
12 14 (17.28%) Firewall
12 14 (17.28%) Mathematics
13 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
14 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
15 11 (13.58%) PBX
15 11 (13.58%) Asterisk PBX
16 9 (11.11%) Windows 7
16 9 (11.11%) Windows Vista
16 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.94%) IIS
5 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) MS Office
2 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) SaaS
2 3 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) TCP/IP
2 14 (17.28%) LAN
2 14 (17.28%) WAN
2 14 (17.28%) Firewall
3 11 (13.58%) PBX
3 11 (13.58%) Asterisk PBX
4 9 (11.11%) HTTP
5 8 (9.88%) DHCP
5 8 (9.88%) DNS
6 7 (8.64%) Softphone
6 7 (8.64%) ADSL
7 6 (7.41%) VPN
8 4 (4.94%) LDAP
8 4 (4.94%) VoIP
8 4 (4.94%) SMTP
8 4 (4.94%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (4.94%) Wireshark
9 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (1.23%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Rational Performance Tester
2 3 (3.70%) GCC
2 3 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.88%) Banking
2 7 (8.64%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (2.47%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) XML
2 3 (3.70%) jQuery
2 3 (3.70%) .NET
2 3 (3.70%) HTML
2 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.70%) CSS
2 3 (3.70%) Web Services
3 2 (2.47%) LAMP
4 1 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 14 (17.28%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.88%) IVR
3 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.17%) Data Integration
4 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (2.47%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 58 (71.60%) Windows
2 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (23.46%) Linux
5 9 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 9 (11.11%) Windows Vista
6 6 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.75%) ITIL
2 14 (17.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (7.41%) Time Management
4 5 (6.17%) Analytics
5 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 3 (3.70%) UML
5 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.47%) OO
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.47%) Project Management
6 2 (2.47%) Service Management
6 2 (2.47%) Risk Management
6 2 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.47%) Line Management
6 2 (2.47%) Change Control
6 2 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.23%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.23%) Coaching
7 1 (1.23%) DevOps
7 1 (1.23%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.93%) SQL
2 16 (19.75%) Java
3 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.64%) C#
5 5 (6.17%) Ruby
5 5 (6.17%) Python
6 3 (3.70%) C++
6 3 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (30.86%) Degree
2 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (11.11%) CCNA
3 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.64%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (8.64%) MCSA
4 7 (8.64%) A+ Certification
5 4 (4.94%) MCITP
6 1 (1.23%) CCNP
6 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
6 1 (1.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 21 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 20 (24.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) SCCM
2 4 (4.94%) MOM
2 4 (4.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.47%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (1.23%) Puppet
4 1 (1.23%) Check_MK
4 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) VMware
2 15 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.88%) Cisco
4 7 (8.64%) F5
5 6 (7.41%) Avaya
5 6 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 6 (7.41%) NetScout
5 6 (7.41%) Riverbed
6 3 (3.70%) Borland
6 3 (3.70%) Embarcadero
7 2 (2.47%) Lotus
7 2 (2.47%) HP
8 1 (1.23%) IBM
8 1 (1.23%) Citrix
8 1 (1.23%) Juniper
8 1 (1.23%) Remedy
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus+Car Allowance+O/T/Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 10 days ago