The table below looks at the statistics for the Pre Sales Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pre Sales Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pre Sales Engineer
Rank 744 788 775
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Pre Sales Engineer 147 101 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.094% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.100% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 122 84 102
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Pre Sales Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pre Sales Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Pre Sales Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Pre Sales Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pre Sales Engineer within the UK.

Pre Sales Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Pre Sales Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pre Sales Engineer over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Pre Sales Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Pre Sales Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pre Sales Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
England +25 146 £50,000 -4.76% 11
South East +9 59 £50,000 -13.04% 7
London +25 56 £50,000 -12.28% 2
Berkshire +10 28 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Reading +16 18 £30,000 -50.00%
Hampshire +9 16 £73,500 +122.72% 1
Surrey -3 10 £71,750 +24.78%
East of England - 9 £37,500 - 2
Farnborough +3 8 £73,500 +122.72% 1
Hertfordshire - 8 £37,500 -
Watford - 8 £37,500 -
South West -11 5 £50,000 +11.11%
Camberley - 5 £73,500 -
City of London +4 4 £68,750 +10.00% 1
Kent +2 4 £55,000 -15.38%
North West -8 4 £51,000 +45.71%
Manchester -13 4 £51,000 +45.71%
Bath - 4 £50,000 -
Somerset - 4 £50,000 -
Staines +12 3 £70,000 -
Slough +5 3 £45,000 -35.71%
East Midlands -9 3 £47,500 +10.46%
Buckinghamshire +4 2 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 2 £45,500 -
Oxted - 2 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 - 1
Stockport - 2 £51,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Chesterfield - 2 £45,500 -
Horsham - 2 £40,000 - 1

Pre Sales Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Pre Sales 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 Pre Sales Engineer in their job title.

1 66 (27.27%) Cisco
2 61 (25.21%) Microsoft
3 52 (21.49%) SaaS
4 50 (20.66%) Java
5 49 (20.25%) MS Excel
6 47 (19.42%) VMware
6 47 (19.42%) Degree
7 46 (19.01%) Windows
8 44 (18.18%) Firewall
9 41 (16.94%) Linux
10 38 (15.70%) Computer Science
11 37 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 35 (14.46%) SQL Server
13 32 (13.22%) CRM
14 31 (12.81%) WAN
14 31 (12.81%) JavaScript
14 31 (12.81%) Telecoms
15 30 (12.40%) Network Design
15 30 (12.40%) Marketing
16 29 (11.98%) SQL
17 28 (11.57%) UNIX
17 28 (11.57%) Lync
18 27 (11.16%) Project Management
19 26 (10.74%) Wireless
19 26 (10.74%) REST
20 25 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (10.33%) OO
20 25 (10.33%) SOAP
20 25 (10.33%) .NET
20 25 (10.33%) MySQL

Pre Sales Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Pre Sales 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 Pre Sales Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (11.57%) Lync
2 23 (9.50%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.96%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (2.07%) IIS
6 3 (1.24%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.83%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.41%) Apache
Applications
1 49 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.72%) MS Office
2 9 (3.72%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (3.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (21.49%) SaaS
2 11 (4.55%) Office 365
2 11 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.72%) PaaS
4 8 (3.31%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (3.31%) IaaS
5 4 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 44 (18.18%) Firewall
2 31 (12.81%) WAN
3 26 (10.74%) Wireless
4 23 (9.50%) LAN
5 21 (8.68%) VoIP
6 15 (6.20%) Unified Communications
7 13 (5.37%) TCP/IP
8 12 (4.96%) SNMP
8 12 (4.96%) MPLS
9 11 (4.55%) VLAN
9 11 (4.55%) WLAN
10 10 (4.13%) Internet
10 10 (4.13%) Network Security
11 9 (3.72%) VPLS
11 9 (3.72%) Ethernet
11 9 (3.72%) VPN
12 8 (3.31%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (2.89%) IPsec
13 7 (2.89%) LTE
14 6 (2.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.33%) MySQL
3 23 (9.50%) Relational Database
4 22 (9.09%) Data Mining
5 14 (5.79%) Big Data
6 12 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.13%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.31%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.24%) Sqoop
9 3 (1.24%) HBase
9 3 (1.24%) Riak
9 3 (1.24%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (1.24%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.24%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.24%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 22 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 22 (9.09%) NetBeans
1 22 (9.09%) Subversion
2 5 (2.07%) Emacs
3 2 (0.83%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.41%) Introscope
General
1 31 (12.81%) Telecoms
2 30 (12.40%) Marketing
3 22 (9.09%) Front Office
4 16 (6.61%) Finance
5 9 (3.72%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.72%) Electronics
5 9 (3.72%) Games
6 5 (2.07%) Billing
7 4 (1.65%) Retail
8 2 (0.83%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
9 1 (0.41%) German Language
9 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.74%) REST
2 25 (10.33%) SOAP
2 25 (10.33%) .NET
3 22 (9.09%) JSP
3 22 (9.09%) Servlets
3 22 (9.09%) jQuery
4 8 (3.31%) XMPP
5 7 (2.89%) CSS
5 7 (2.89%) Web Services
6 5 (2.07%) Flash
7 4 (1.65%) HTML
8 3 (1.24%) Regular Expression
8 3 (1.24%) J2EE
9 2 (0.83%) Middleware
9 2 (0.83%) XML
9 2 (0.83%) Lucene
10 1 (0.41%) HTML5
10 1 (0.41%) LAMP
10 1 (0.41%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.70%) Computer Science
2 25 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.37%) DTV
4 8 (3.31%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.07%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.07%) Smart Meter
6 5 (2.07%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.65%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.83%) GIS
9 2 (0.83%) IVR
10 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.41%) Open Source
10 1 (0.41%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.41%) Streaming Video
10 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.41%) Video Editing
10 1 (0.41%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 46 (19.01%) Windows
2 41 (16.94%) Linux
3 28 (11.57%) UNIX
4 14 (5.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (4.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (4.55%) Solaris
7 5 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.65%) AIX
9 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.24%) Android
10 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (13.22%) CRM
2 30 (12.40%) Network Design
3 27 (11.16%) Project Management
4 25 (10.33%) OO
5 22 (9.09%) OOD
6 19 (7.85%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (6.20%) Service Delivery
8 14 (5.79%) Business Development
9 11 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (4.13%) Programme Management
10 10 (4.13%) Analytics
11 9 (3.72%) SIEM
11 9 (3.72%) Product Management
11 9 (3.72%) Product Marketing
12 8 (3.31%) B2B
12 8 (3.31%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (2.89%) Requirements Analysis
13 7 (2.89%) ITIL
13 7 (2.89%) PRINCE2
14 6 (2.48%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.66%) Java
2 31 (12.81%) JavaScript
3 29 (11.98%) SQL
4 13 (5.37%) Python
5 11 (4.55%) Ruby
6 9 (3.72%) C++
7 7 (2.89%) Bash Shell
7 7 (2.89%) C
7 7 (2.89%) C#
8 4 (1.65%) PHP
9 2 (0.83%) Perl
9 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (19.42%) Degree
2 24 (9.92%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (8.26%) MCSE
3 20 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (8.26%) CCNP
4 19 (7.85%) CCNA
5 16 (6.61%) Security Cleared
6 11 (4.55%) MCITP
6 11 (4.55%) MCSA
7 10 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (2.89%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.89%) CCIE
9 6 (2.48%) CCDA
9 6 (2.48%) CCDP
10 4 (1.65%) CISSP
11 2 (0.83%) CCIP
11 2 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.83%) CISA
11 2 (0.83%) CWNA
11 2 (0.83%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.41%) GPG13
System Software
1 37 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (9.92%) Active Directory
3 17 (7.02%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.07%) XenApp
4 5 (2.07%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (1.24%) Apache Flume
5 3 (1.24%) HDFS
6 2 (0.83%) XenServer
6 2 (0.83%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.83%) vSphere
7 1 (0.41%) vCloud
7 1 (0.41%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 7 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.24%) Oozie
2 3 (1.24%) Ambari
3 1 (0.41%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) OpenView
3 1 (0.41%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 66 (27.27%) Cisco
2 61 (25.21%) Microsoft
3 47 (19.42%) VMware
4 22 (9.09%) Jaspersoft
5 20 (8.26%) Juniper
6 14 (5.79%) EMC
7 12 (4.96%) Citrix
8 11 (4.55%) HP
9 10 (4.13%) Avaya
10 9 (3.72%) NetApp
10 9 (3.72%) SAP
11 8 (3.31%) IBM
11 8 (3.31%) Oracle
12 7 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (2.89%) Sun
13 6 (2.48%) Polycom
13 6 (2.48%) Riverbed
13 6 (2.48%) F5
14 5 (2.07%) 3PAR
14 5 (2.07%) Red Hat
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