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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 195 196 201
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 33 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 14
Average salary £27,250 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.01% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £29,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
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
5906 4836 5430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.20% 94.88% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4154 4807
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 August 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 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
Bristol +5 13 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Somerset -9 11 £27,000 -
Wiltshire -9 6 £26,500 -23.18%
Cornwall - 2 £25,000 -
Dorset -11 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 39 (58.21%) Windows
2 29 (43.28%) VMware
3 24 (35.82%) Degree
4 20 (29.85%) Active Directory
4 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
6 18 (26.87%) Java
6 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
7 17 (25.37%) SQL
8 16 (23.88%) Linux
9 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (20.90%) ITIL
10 14 (20.90%) Client/Server
11 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
11 13 (19.40%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
12 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
12 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
14 10 (14.93%) MS Office
14 10 (14.93%) XML
14 10 (14.93%) Mathematics
15 9 (13.43%) HTTP
15 9 (13.43%) SAN
15 9 (13.43%) Firewall
15 9 (13.43%) SaaS
15 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (11.94%) LAN
16 8 (11.94%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 19 (28.36%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.97%) IIS
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.99%) Apache
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.93%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) SaaS
2 3 (4.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) TCP/IP
2 9 (13.43%) HTTP
2 9 (13.43%) SAN
2 9 (13.43%) Firewall
3 8 (11.94%) LAN
3 8 (11.94%) WAN
4 4 (5.97%) SMTP
4 4 (5.97%) DHCP
4 4 (5.97%) PBX
4 4 (5.97%) VoIP
4 4 (5.97%) LDAP
4 4 (5.97%) Softphone
4 4 (5.97%) Wireshark
4 4 (5.97%) Asterisk PBX
4 4 (5.97%) VPN
4 4 (5.97%) DNS
4 4 (5.97%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (2.99%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.99%) ADSL
5 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.46%) MySQL
2 5 (7.46%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.49%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.97%) GCC
2 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.99%) Finance
1 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Publishing
2 1 (1.49%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) XML
2 5 (7.46%) Web Services
3 3 (4.48%) Flash
3 3 (4.48%) HTML
3 3 (4.48%) .NET
3 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.48%) CSS
3 3 (4.48%) jQuery
4 2 (2.99%) LAMP
5 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Client/Server
2 10 (14.93%) Mathematics
3 5 (7.46%) Data Integration
3 5 (7.46%) Mobile App
4 4 (5.97%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.97%) IVR
5 3 (4.48%) CCTV
6 2 (2.99%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (58.21%) Windows
2 16 (23.88%) Linux
3 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) ITIL
2 13 (19.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (7.46%) E-Commerce
3 5 (7.46%) Analytics
4 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (5.97%) Software Engineering
4 4 (5.97%) UML
5 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
5 3 (4.48%) Project Management
6 2 (2.99%) E-business
6 2 (2.99%) Document Management
6 2 (2.99%) Logistics
6 2 (2.99%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.99%) DevOps
7 1 (1.49%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.49%) Performance Testing
7 1 (1.49%) Migration
7 1 (1.49%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) Java
2 17 (25.37%) SQL
3 12 (17.91%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.45%) C#
5 6 (8.96%) C
6 5 (7.46%) Python
6 5 (7.46%) Ruby
7 4 (5.97%) C++
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.46%) CCNA
4 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.97%) MCITP
5 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.99%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.99%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.99%) MCSE
6 2 (2.99%) MCSA
7 1 (1.49%) CCNP
7 1 (1.49%) CCDA
7 1 (1.49%) CISSP
7 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.49%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) IEC 61508
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (29.85%) Active Directory
1 20 (29.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) XenApp
2 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) MOM
2 4 (5.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.49%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.49%) Puppet
3 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.49%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 29 (43.28%) VMware
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.45%) Citrix
4 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) Embarcadero
5 4 (5.97%) Borland
6 2 (2.99%) Zend
6 2 (2.99%) ZyXEL
6 2 (2.99%) Lotus
7 1 (1.49%) F5
7 1 (1.49%) Altiris
7 1 (1.49%) Remedy
7 1 (1.49%) NetApp
7 1 (1.49%) IBM
7 1 (1.49%) Juniper
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: Competitive
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