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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 232 231 210
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 23 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.26% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £48,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
5525 5738 5201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.03% 97.45% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4883 4422
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
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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
Wiltshire +15 15 £35,000 +23.89%
Dorset +1 3 £21,500 -57.00% 1
Bristol -5 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Gloucestershire +2 1 £60,000 +100.00% 2
Devon - 1 £26,000 -
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) Linux
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (32.35%) Cisco
5 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) CCNA
6 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (20.59%) Presales
8 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
8 7 (20.59%) VMware Server
9 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (17.65%) DevOps
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (14.71%) Web Services
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
11 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
11 4 (11.76%) MS Office
11 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 4 (11.76%) VoIP
11 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
11 4 (11.76%) DNS
11 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (11.76%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) Apache
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.76%) VoIP
2 3 (8.82%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (5.88%) IP Telephony
3 2 (5.88%) IPsec
3 2 (5.88%) LAN
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) X.500
4 1 (2.94%) ATM
4 1 (2.94%) DHCP
4 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (2.94%) OSPF
4 1 (2.94%) PPP
4 1 (2.94%) SSL
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) dotCover
1 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.94%) FindBugs
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
1 1 (2.94%) ReSharper
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) XML
3 1 (2.94%) COM
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) LAMP
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
3 1 (2.94%) Tapestry
3 1 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) FMCG
1 3 (8.82%) Internet of Things
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.88%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Vista
7 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
8 2 (5.88%) Android
8 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.88%) CentOS
8 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Presales
2 6 (17.65%) DevOps
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.82%) Identity Management
5 3 (8.82%) Project Management
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.94%) Fault Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (2.94%) Line Management
7 1 (2.94%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) SDLC
7 1 (2.94%) Security Patching
7 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
2 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 9 (26.47%) CCNA
2 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) MCITP
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.94%) CCENT
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) HNC
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) VMware Server
2 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.88%) vSphere
5 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.94%) vCloud
5 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Backup Exec
1 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
1 3 (8.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) VMware
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Cisco
4 4 (11.76%) Symantec
5 3 (8.82%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) Apple
6 2 (5.88%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) McAfee
6 2 (5.88%) Sophos
7 1 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) Lotus
7 1 (2.94%) Oracle
7 1 (2.94%) Perforce
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
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