The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 73 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.57% 0.70% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £28,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Technical Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
672 815 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.14% 94.99% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 593 723 823
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Engineer across the Southampton region.

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) Perl
4 4 (50.00%) C
4 4 (50.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) JBoss
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 2 (25.00%) SLA
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (25.00%) ATG
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
6 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (12.50%) IronPort
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) IPsec
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
1 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) tcpdump
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) 802.1X
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) ATG
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Websense
2 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
2 1 (12.50%) IronPort
2 1 (12.50%) F5
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Nokia