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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pre Sales Engineer
Rank 764 777 763
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Pre Sales Engineer 132 104 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 110 90 106
Average salary £50,000 £53,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 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 24 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 +17 128 £50,000 -9.09% 10
South East -11 54 £55,000 - 5
London +36 51 £50,000 -20.00% 3
Berkshire -4 25 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Reading +9 15 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Hampshire - 14 £70,000 - 1
East of England - 9 £38,750 - 1
Surrey -2 8 £70,000 +21.73%
Hertfordshire - 7 £37,500 -
Watford - 7 £37,500 -
Farnborough - 7 £70,000 - 1
Staines +5 6 £70,000 -
Slough - 3 £45,000 -
East Midlands +3 2 £40,000 -1.23%
Manchester -5 2 £47,000 +34.28%
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £40,000 -5.88%
North West -24 2 £47,000 +34.28%
South West -24 2 £50,000 -16.66% 1
West Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
Horsham - 2 £40,000 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Bath - 2 £50,000 -
Camberley - 2 £73,500 -
Somerset - 2 £50,000 -
Leicestershire +17 1 £40,000 -11.11%
City of London +14 1 £39,000 -37.60%
Kent +3 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £60,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £75,000 -

Pre Sales Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 71 (28.51%) Cisco
2 65 (26.10%) Microsoft
3 58 (23.29%) Windows
4 54 (21.69%) Java
5 53 (21.29%) Linux
6 51 (20.48%) VMware
7 49 (19.68%) MS Excel
8 48 (19.28%) Firewall
9 46 (18.47%) Degree
9 46 (18.47%) SaaS
10 41 (16.47%) Computer Science
10 41 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 40 (16.06%) SQL Server
12 36 (14.46%) WAN
13 32 (12.85%) Telecoms
14 31 (12.45%) CRM
14 31 (12.45%) JavaScript
14 31 (12.45%) UNIX
15 30 (12.05%) SQL
15 30 (12.05%) Marketing
16 29 (11.65%) Project Management
17 28 (11.24%) Network Design
17 28 (11.24%) Lync
18 27 (10.84%) Active Directory
18 27 (10.84%) LAN
19 26 (10.44%) .NET
19 26 (10.44%) REST
20 25 (10.04%) MySQL
20 25 (10.04%) SOAP
21 24 (9.64%) VoIP

Pre Sales Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (11.24%) Lync
2 23 (9.24%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.82%) SharePoint
4 11 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (3.21%) IIS
6 3 (1.20%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.80%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.80%) JBoss
7 2 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 49 (19.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.02%) MS Office
3 9 (3.61%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 8 (3.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 46 (18.47%) SaaS
2 13 (5.22%) Office 365
3 11 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (3.61%) PaaS
6 8 (3.21%) IaaS
7 7 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (0.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.28%) Firewall
2 36 (14.46%) WAN
3 27 (10.84%) LAN
4 24 (9.64%) VoIP
4 24 (9.64%) Wireless
5 18 (7.23%) Unified Communications
6 17 (6.83%) TCP/IP
7 15 (6.02%) Network Security
8 13 (5.22%) VPN
9 12 (4.82%) MPLS
10 11 (4.42%) SNMP
10 11 (4.42%) Ethernet
10 11 (4.42%) WLAN
11 10 (4.02%) IPsec
11 10 (4.02%) VLAN
12 9 (3.61%) VPLS
12 9 (3.61%) Internet
13 8 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (2.81%) HTTP
14 7 (2.81%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.04%) MySQL
3 23 (9.24%) Relational Database
4 22 (8.84%) Data Mining
5 16 (6.43%) Big Data
6 14 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (5.22%) Hadoop
8 11 (4.42%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.20%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.20%) Oracle Exadata
10 3 (1.20%) HBase
10 3 (1.20%) Riak
10 3 (1.20%) Sqoop
10 3 (1.20%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 22 (8.84%) Eclipse
1 22 (8.84%) NetBeans
1 22 (8.84%) Subversion
2 7 (2.81%) Emacs
3 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.40%) Introscope
General
1 32 (12.85%) Telecoms
2 30 (12.05%) Marketing
3 22 (8.84%) Front Office
4 17 (6.83%) Finance
5 10 (4.02%) Electronics
6 9 (3.61%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.61%) Games
7 4 (1.61%) Retail
8 3 (1.20%) Billing
9 2 (0.80%) Banking
9 2 (0.80%) French Language
9 2 (0.80%) German Language
9 2 (0.80%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.80%) Legal
10 1 (0.40%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.44%) .NET
1 26 (10.44%) REST
2 25 (10.04%) SOAP
3 22 (8.84%) JSP
3 22 (8.84%) Servlets
3 22 (8.84%) jQuery
4 10 (4.02%) Web Services
5 8 (3.21%) CSS
5 8 (3.21%) XMPP
6 5 (2.01%) HTML
6 5 (2.01%) Flash
7 4 (1.61%) Regular Expression
8 3 (1.20%) J2EE
9 2 (0.80%) XML
9 2 (0.80%) Middleware
9 2 (0.80%) Lucene
10 1 (0.40%) LAMP
10 1 (0.40%) SAML
10 1 (0.40%) OAuth
10 1 (0.40%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.47%) Computer Science
2 24 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.22%) DTV
4 11 (4.42%) Enterprise Storage
5 8 (3.21%) N-Tier
6 7 (2.81%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.81%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.01%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.61%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.80%) IVR
10 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.80%) GIS
10 2 (0.80%) PKI
11 1 (0.40%) Web 2.0
11 1 (0.40%) CCTV
11 1 (0.40%) Video Editing
11 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.40%) Handset
11 1 (0.40%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 58 (23.29%) Windows
2 53 (21.29%) Linux
3 31 (12.45%) UNIX
4 19 (7.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (7.23%) Solaris
6 16 (6.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.81%) AIX
10 3 (1.20%) Android
10 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.80%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (12.45%) CRM
2 29 (11.65%) Project Management
3 28 (11.24%) Network Design
4 23 (9.24%) OO
5 22 (8.84%) OOD
6 21 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (5.22%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.42%) Business Development
8 11 (4.42%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (4.42%) SIEM
9 10 (4.02%) Analytics
10 9 (3.61%) Product Marketing
11 8 (3.21%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (3.21%) Kalman Filter
11 8 (3.21%) Programme Management
11 8 (3.21%) Service Management
11 8 (3.21%) B2B
11 8 (3.21%) ITIL
12 7 (2.81%) PRINCE2
12 7 (2.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 54 (21.69%) Java
2 31 (12.45%) JavaScript
3 30 (12.05%) SQL
4 16 (6.43%) Python
5 14 (5.62%) Ruby
6 9 (3.61%) Bash Shell
6 9 (3.61%) C++
7 8 (3.21%) C#
8 6 (2.41%) C
9 5 (2.01%) PHP
10 2 (0.80%) Perl
10 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (18.47%) Degree
2 24 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (8.84%) MCSE
4 19 (7.63%) CCNA
5 18 (7.23%) CCNP
6 15 (6.02%) Security Cleared
7 12 (4.82%) MCSA
8 11 (4.42%) MCITP
9 10 (4.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.81%) SC Cleared
11 6 (2.41%) CCDA
11 6 (2.41%) CCDP
12 5 (2.01%) CCIE
12 5 (2.01%) CISSP
13 3 (1.20%) CISA
14 2 (0.80%) MBA
14 2 (0.80%) Security+ Certification
14 2 (0.80%) MCP
14 2 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.40%) GPG13
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (10.84%) Active Directory
3 17 (6.83%) Hyper-V
4 8 (3.21%) XenApp
4 8 (3.21%) XenDesktop
5 5 (2.01%) vCloud
6 3 (1.20%) Apache Flume
6 3 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (1.20%) HDFS
7 2 (0.80%) vSphere
7 2 (0.80%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.80%) XenServer
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.40%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 9 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.20%) Ambari
2 3 (1.20%) Oozie
3 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.40%) OpenView
3 1 (0.40%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.40%) Nagios
3 1 (0.40%) SCCM
3 1 (0.40%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.40%) Puppet
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 71 (28.51%) Cisco
2 65 (26.10%) Microsoft
3 51 (20.48%) VMware
4 22 (8.84%) Jaspersoft
5 19 (7.63%) Juniper
6 15 (6.02%) Citrix
7 13 (5.22%) Avaya
8 12 (4.82%) HP
8 12 (4.82%) EMC
9 10 (4.02%) IBM
9 10 (4.02%) Oracle
9 10 (4.02%) NetApp
9 10 (4.02%) Red Hat
10 9 (3.61%) SAP
11 8 (3.21%) Sun
11 8 (3.21%) 3PAR
12 6 (2.41%) F5
12 6 (2.41%) Polycom
12 6 (2.41%) Riverbed
13 5 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
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