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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 196 214 203
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 44 22 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.39% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 26
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £37,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
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
6067 5640 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.88% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 4797 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +8 12 £25,000 +6.38%
Somerset +10 11 £37,500 +44.23%
Wiltshire 0 9 £24,000 -36.00%
Cornwall - 5 £22,500 -
Gloucestershire -15 3 - - 1
Devon - 3 £27,500 -
Avon - 1 £34,500 -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 57 (72.15%) Windows
2 30 (37.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (30.38%) Firewall
5 23 (29.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (29.11%) MS Office
6 21 (26.58%) LAN
6 21 (26.58%) WAN
7 20 (25.32%) VMware
7 20 (25.32%) Active Directory
8 19 (24.05%) MS Exchange
8 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
9 18 (22.78%) SLA
10 17 (21.52%) Degree
10 17 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
10 17 (21.52%) SQL
11 16 (20.25%) Windows Vista
12 15 (18.99%) Finance
13 14 (17.72%) Banking
13 14 (17.72%) Linux
13 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
13 14 (17.72%) ITIL
14 13 (16.46%) CCNA
14 13 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
15 12 (15.19%) Security Cleared
15 12 (15.19%) Client/Server
16 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
16 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (24.05%) MS Exchange
2 11 (13.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (12.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (7.59%) IIS
5 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (29.11%) MS Office
2 17 (21.52%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.59%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (30.38%) Firewall
2 21 (26.58%) LAN
2 21 (26.58%) WAN
3 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
4 11 (13.92%) PBX
4 11 (13.92%) Asterisk PBX
5 10 (12.66%) ADSL
5 10 (12.66%) VPN
6 8 (10.13%) DNS
6 8 (10.13%) DHCP
7 7 (8.86%) Softphone
7 7 (8.86%) HTTP
8 4 (5.06%) Wireshark
8 4 (5.06%) SMTP
8 4 (5.06%) LDAP
9 3 (3.80%) VoIP
10 2 (2.53%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.27%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 15 (18.99%) Finance
2 14 (17.72%) Banking
3 4 (5.06%) Mandarin Language
4 3 (3.80%) Retail
5 1 (1.27%) Publishing
5 1 (1.27%) French Language
5 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.33%) .NET
1 5 (6.33%) XML
2 1 (1.27%) Middleware
2 1 (1.27%) LAMP
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Client/Server
2 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
2 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.86%) IVR
4 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.06%) Open Source
6 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.27%) NHS
7 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (72.15%) Windows
2 30 (37.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (36.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (29.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (20.25%) Windows Vista
6 14 (17.72%) Linux
7 10 (12.66%) Windows XP
8 7 (8.86%) Windows 7
9 4 (5.06%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.72%) ITIL
2 11 (13.92%) Time Management
3 9 (11.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (7.59%) Change Control
4 6 (7.59%) Service Management
4 6 (7.59%) Risk Management
5 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
5 4 (5.06%) Product Management
6 3 (3.80%) Analytics
6 3 (3.80%) OO
7 2 (2.53%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.53%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.53%) Line Management
8 1 (1.27%) Coaching
8 1 (1.27%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.27%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (1.27%) DevOps
8 1 (1.27%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.27%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.27%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.52%) SQL
2 8 (10.13%) C#
2 8 (10.13%) Java
3 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.80%) Python
4 3 (3.80%) Ruby
5 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.27%) VB
6 1 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) Degree
2 13 (16.46%) CCNA
2 13 (16.46%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (15.19%) Security Cleared
4 11 (13.92%) SC Cleared
5 10 (12.66%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (12.66%) A+ Certification
5 10 (12.66%) MCSA
6 2 (2.53%) MCITP
7 1 (1.27%) VCP5
7 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.27%) CCNP
7 1 (1.27%) MCP
7 1 (1.27%) MCSE
7 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.78%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (25.32%) Active Directory
2 17 (21.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.53%) XenApp
3 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) SCCM
1 4 (5.06%) MOM
1 4 (5.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (3.80%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.27%) Puppet
3 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) VMware
2 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.92%) Cisco
3 11 (13.92%) Avaya
3 11 (13.92%) CheckPoint
3 11 (13.92%) NetScout
3 11 (13.92%) Riverbed
3 11 (13.92%) F5
4 4 (5.06%) Hyland
5 3 (3.80%) HP
5 3 (3.80%) Citrix
6 1 (1.27%) Dell
6 1 (1.27%) IBM
6 1 (1.27%) BT