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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 192 212 206
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 51 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.35% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.37% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 44 16 20
Average salary £27,000 £26,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £37,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +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
6168 5431 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.70% 95.62% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5162 4701 4880
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,614
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 15 £37,500 +59.57%
Somerset +10 11 £27,500 +5.76%
Wiltshire -2 9 £24,000 -36.00% 2
Cornwall - 8 £22,500 -
Gloucestershire -14 4 - - 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 26 November 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 61 (73.49%) Windows
2 32 (38.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (28.92%) VMware
6 23 (27.71%) Firewall
7 22 (26.51%) MS Exchange
8 21 (25.30%) MS Office
8 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
9 20 (24.10%) LAN
9 20 (24.10%) WAN
9 20 (24.10%) Degree
10 19 (22.89%) SQL
10 19 (22.89%) Microsoft
10 19 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (20.48%) Linux
12 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
12 16 (19.28%) SLA
12 16 (19.28%) Windows Vista
13 14 (16.87%) TCP/IP
13 14 (16.87%) ITIL
13 14 (16.87%) Client/Server
13 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
14 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (15.66%) Finance
15 12 (14.46%) Banking
15 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (14.46%) CCNA
15 12 (14.46%) PBX
15 12 (14.46%) Asterisk PBX

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 22 (26.51%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (7.23%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (25.30%) MS Office
2 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.71%) Firewall
2 20 (24.10%) LAN
2 20 (24.10%) WAN
3 14 (16.87%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.46%) PBX
4 12 (14.46%) Asterisk PBX
5 10 (12.05%) ADSL
5 10 (12.05%) VPN
6 8 (9.64%) DNS
6 8 (9.64%) Softphone
6 8 (9.64%) DHCP
6 8 (9.64%) HTTP
7 4 (4.82%) SMTP
7 4 (4.82%) LDAP
7 4 (4.82%) VoIP
7 4 (4.82%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.41%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.41%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.20%) MRTG
9 1 (1.20%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 13 (15.66%) Finance
2 12 (14.46%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Mandarin Language
4 3 (3.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Publishing
5 1 (1.20%) French Language
5 1 (1.20%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) .NET
1 5 (6.02%) XML
2 2 (2.41%) LAMP
3 1 (1.20%) Middleware
3 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Client/Server
2 10 (12.05%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.64%) IVR
3 8 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.82%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.82%) Open Source
5 4 (4.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.20%) NHS
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (73.49%) Windows
2 32 (38.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (20.48%) Linux
6 16 (19.28%) Windows Vista
7 10 (12.05%) Windows XP
8 7 (8.43%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.87%) ITIL
2 11 (13.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (10.84%) Time Management
4 6 (7.23%) Risk Management
4 6 (7.23%) Service Management
4 6 (7.23%) Change Control
5 4 (4.82%) Analytics
5 4 (4.82%) Product Management
5 4 (4.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.61%) OO
7 2 (2.41%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.41%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.41%) Line Management
8 1 (1.20%) Coaching
8 1 (1.20%) DevOps
8 1 (1.20%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.20%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (1.20%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.20%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (1.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.89%) SQL
2 9 (10.84%) Java
3 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
3 8 (9.64%) C#
4 4 (4.82%) Python
4 4 (4.82%) Ruby
5 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.20%) VB
6 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (24.10%) Degree
2 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (14.46%) CCNA
3 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (12.05%) A+ Certification
4 10 (12.05%) MCSA
4 10 (12.05%) SC Cleared
4 10 (12.05%) Security Cleared
4 10 (12.05%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (2.41%) MCITP
6 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.20%) VCP5
6 1 (1.20%) CCNP
6 1 (1.20%) MCP
6 1 (1.20%) MCSE
6 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (19.28%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
2 19 (22.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.41%) XenApp
3 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) MOM
1 4 (4.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (4.82%) SCCM
2 3 (3.61%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (1.20%) Puppet
3 1 (1.20%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.20%) Check_MK
3 1 (1.20%) Nagios
3 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (28.92%) VMware
2 19 (22.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.05%) Cisco
3 10 (12.05%) F5
4 9 (10.84%) NetScout
4 9 (10.84%) Riverbed
4 9 (10.84%) Avaya
4 9 (10.84%) CheckPoint
5 4 (4.82%) Hyland
6 3 (3.61%) Citrix
6 3 (3.61%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) Dell
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
7 1 (1.20%) Remedy
7 1 (1.20%) BT
7 1 (1.20%) Juniper
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