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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pre Sales Engineer
Rank 789 777 738
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Pre Sales Engineer 91 112 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 76 91 121
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,700 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%

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
99988 98266 105499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.82% 94.55% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83279 79377 90596
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 January 2015 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 26 January 2015. 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 -18 87 £50,000 -9.09% 10
London -6 39 £50,000 -16.66% 4
South East -37 31 £42,000 -30.00% 3
Berkshire +6 18 £70,000 -9.67% 2
Hampshire - 6 £41,000 -
South West -4 5 £47,500 -26.92% 2
North West -6 5 £40,000 +14.28%
City of London -16 5 £39,000 -35.00%
Reading +9 4 £85,000 +30.76%
Slough - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire +3 3 £37,500 -14.28%
Manchester -13 3 £70,000 +100.00%
West Midlands - 3 £70,000 - 1
Scotland - 3 £32,500 - 1
Maidenhead 0 2 £37,500 -51.61%
Bristol -3 2 £62,500 -3.84%
Cheshire -3 2 £37,500 +40.18%
Surrey -8 2 - -
Warrington - 2 £37,500 -
Coventry - 2 £70,000 - 1
Glasgow - 2 £32,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £23,500 - 2
Leicestershire +11 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Leeds +6 1 £55,000 +22.22%
East Midlands +3 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Cambridge 0 1 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £37,500 -
Milton Keynes -3 1 £38,000 -10.58%
West Yorkshire -7 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Yorkshire -9 1 £55,000 +37.50%

Pre Sales Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 51 (22.87%) Windows
2 49 (21.97%) Linux
3 48 (21.52%) Microsoft
4 44 (19.73%) Cisco
5 41 (18.39%) Java
6 36 (16.14%) Project Management
7 32 (14.35%) VMware
7 32 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
8 31 (13.90%) Computer Science
9 30 (13.45%) MS Excel
10 29 (13.00%) Marketing
11 28 (12.56%) Degree
11 28 (12.56%) Finance
11 28 (12.56%) Unified Communications
12 27 (12.11%) SaaS
13 26 (11.66%) Telecoms
14 24 (10.76%) SQL Server
14 24 (10.76%) UNIX
15 23 (10.31%) VoIP
16 22 (9.87%) Firewall
16 22 (9.87%) Wireless
17 21 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
17 21 (9.42%) Avaya
18 19 (8.52%) Active Directory
18 19 (8.52%) SQL
19 18 (8.07%) SIEM
19 18 (8.07%) Lync
20 17 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
21 16 (7.17%) WAN
21 16 (7.17%) Solaris

Pre Sales Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 18 (8.07%) Lync
2 11 (4.93%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.59%) IIS
3 8 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.59%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (3.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.35%) CMS
5 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.90%) JBoss
5 2 (0.90%) Apache
5 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.90%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 30 (13.45%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.38%) MS Office
3 7 (3.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (12.11%) SaaS
2 12 (5.38%) Office 365
3 11 (4.93%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (4.04%) CloudBees
5 8 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (3.14%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (2.69%) PaaS
7 6 (2.69%) IaaS
8 2 (0.90%) GitHub
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.56%) Unified Communications
2 23 (10.31%) VoIP
3 22 (9.87%) Firewall
3 22 (9.87%) Wireless
4 16 (7.17%) WAN
5 13 (5.83%) LAN
6 12 (5.38%) TCP/IP
7 11 (4.93%) Ethernet
7 11 (4.93%) Network Security
8 9 (4.04%) VPN
9 7 (3.14%) LTE
10 6 (2.69%) SDH
10 6 (2.69%) WLAN
10 6 (2.69%) Internet
10 6 (2.69%) MPLS
11 4 (1.79%) TETRA
11 4 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (1.79%) DNS
11 4 (1.79%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.83%) Big Data
3 10 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.48%) Data Mining
3 10 (4.48%) MySQL
4 9 (4.04%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.69%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.90%) Sqoop
7 2 (0.90%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.90%) HBase
7 2 (0.90%) Riak
7 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.45%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.45%) Mahout
8 1 (0.45%) Redis
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 9 (4.04%) Eclipse
1 9 (4.04%) NetBeans
1 9 (4.04%) Subversion
2 4 (1.79%) Emacs
General
1 29 (13.00%) Marketing
2 28 (12.56%) Finance
3 26 (11.66%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.04%) Front Office
5 7 (3.14%) Games
6 6 (2.69%) French Language
6 6 (2.69%) Electronics
6 6 (2.69%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.24%) German Language
7 5 (2.24%) Retail
8 3 (1.35%) Publishing
8 3 (1.35%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.90%) Legal
9 2 (0.90%) Billing
9 2 (0.90%) Banking
9 2 (0.90%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.45%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.45%) Automotive
10 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.73%) HTML
2 14 (6.28%) .NET
3 13 (5.83%) CSS
4 11 (4.93%) REST
5 10 (4.48%) SOAP
6 9 (4.04%) JSP
6 9 (4.04%) Servlets
6 9 (4.04%) jQuery
7 8 (3.59%) Web Services
8 7 (3.14%) XML
9 6 (2.69%) J2EE
9 6 (2.69%) XMPP
10 5 (2.24%) Regular Expression
11 3 (1.35%) XSLT
12 2 (0.90%) Swing
12 2 (0.90%) Flash
12 2 (0.90%) Java SE
12 2 (0.90%) Lucene
12 2 (0.90%) Ajax
12 2 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.90%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.04%) DTV
4 8 (3.59%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.59%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.79%) Smart Meter
5 4 (1.79%) GIS
5 4 (1.79%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.35%) Open Source
6 3 (1.35%) PKI
6 3 (1.35%) Web 2.0
7 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.90%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
8 1 (0.45%) Life Science
8 1 (0.45%) Social Network
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 51 (22.87%) Windows
2 49 (21.97%) Linux
3 24 (10.76%) UNIX
4 16 (7.17%) Solaris
4 16 (7.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (6.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (3.14%) AIX
7 7 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.35%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.90%) Android
10 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.14%) Project Management
2 18 (8.07%) SIEM
3 17 (7.62%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (6.28%) OO
5 12 (5.38%) OOD
6 11 (4.93%) CRM
7 10 (4.48%) E-Commerce
7 10 (4.48%) Business Development
8 9 (4.04%) Analytics
9 8 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (3.59%) Product Marketing
9 8 (3.59%) Network Design
9 8 (3.59%) Service Management
10 7 (3.14%) B2B
10 7 (3.14%) ITIL
10 7 (3.14%) Product Management
10 7 (3.14%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (2.69%) Numerical Analysis
12 5 (2.24%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (2.24%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (18.39%) Java
2 19 (8.52%) SQL
3 16 (7.17%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.93%) Python
4 11 (4.93%) C++
5 10 (4.48%) C
6 9 (4.04%) C#
7 8 (3.59%) Ruby
8 6 (2.69%) PHP
9 4 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.79%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (12.56%) Degree
2 21 (9.42%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (7.17%) CCNA
4 15 (6.73%) MCSE
4 15 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (5.83%) CCNP
6 12 (5.38%) Security Cleared
7 9 (4.04%) MCSA
8 8 (3.59%) CISSP
8 8 (3.59%) MCITP
9 7 (3.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.24%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.35%) CISA
11 3 (1.35%) Security+ Certification
12 2 (0.90%) MCP
12 2 (0.90%) VCP5
13 1 (0.45%) HP ASE
13 1 (0.45%) HND
13 1 (0.45%) CCIE
13 1 (0.45%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.35%) GPG13
3 2 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (14.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (8.52%) Active Directory
3 11 (4.93%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.69%) XenApp
4 6 (2.69%) XenDesktop
4 6 (2.69%) vCloud
5 2 (0.90%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.45%) RHEV
6 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.90%) Ambari
2 2 (0.90%) Oozie
3 1 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.45%) Nagios
3 1 (0.45%) SCCM
3 1 (0.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 48 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 44 (19.73%) Cisco
3 32 (14.35%) VMware
4 21 (9.42%) Avaya
5 14 (6.28%) Citrix
6 11 (4.93%) Juniper
6 11 (4.93%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.48%) IBM
7 10 (4.48%) Oracle
8 9 (4.04%) NetApp
8 9 (4.04%) Jaspersoft
9 8 (3.59%) EMC
9 8 (3.59%) Sun
9 8 (3.59%) HP
9 8 (3.59%) 3PAR
10 6 (2.69%) F5
11 5 (2.24%) SAP
12 4 (1.79%) CheckPoint
13 3 (1.35%) Intel
13 3 (1.35%) Trend Micro
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