The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Sales Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sales Engineer
Rank 875 901 894
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Engineer 59 49 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.046% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.048% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 25
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £71,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-26.31% -

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Sales Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Sales Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sales Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Sales Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Sales Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Sales Engineer over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Sales Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Sales Engineer
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sales Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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 58 £60,000 - 10
London +14 31 £75,000 +7.14% 5
South East +28 19 £45,000 -14.28% 4
Berkshire +11 17 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Reading +12 12 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Birmingham +3 5 £29,000 +13.72%
West Midlands -20 5 £29,000 +5.45%
Uxbridge - 3 £29,000 -
Maidenhead - 3 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +11 2 £32,500 -
East of England -1 2 £32,500 -16.12%
City of London +57 1 £50,000 -25.92% 2
Manchester +25 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
North West +20 1 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Surrey +17 1 £42,500 +54.54%
Cambridge -2 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £42,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £57,000 - 2
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Sales Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Sales Engineer in their job title.

1 70 (63.06%) Presales
2 35 (31.53%) Degree
3 29 (26.13%) Windows
4 26 (23.42%) JavaScript
5 23 (20.72%) Active Directory
5 23 (20.72%) Product Management
6 22 (19.82%) Linux
7 20 (18.02%) Firewall
8 19 (17.12%) Marketing
8 19 (17.12%) Retail
9 18 (16.22%) Network Security
9 18 (16.22%) HTML
10 17 (15.32%) Java
10 17 (15.32%) Electronics
10 17 (15.32%) SaaS
11 16 (14.41%) Manufacturing
11 16 (14.41%) PHP
11 16 (14.41%) Analytics
12 15 (13.51%) Web Services
13 14 (12.61%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (12.61%) CSS
13 14 (12.61%) SQL Server
13 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
14 13 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (11.71%) SSL
14 13 (11.71%) Cisco
14 13 (11.71%) .NET
15 12 (10.81%) Finance
15 12 (10.81%) VLAN
16 11 (9.91%) SQL

Sales Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Sales Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.31%) IBM Domino
2 6 (5.41%) CMS
3 5 (4.50%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.80%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
2 1 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.90%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.90%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.32%) SaaS
2 3 (2.70%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.80%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.90%) Boomi
4 1 (0.90%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.90%) Office 365
4 1 (0.90%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.90%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.02%) Firewall
2 18 (16.22%) Network Security
3 13 (11.71%) SSL
4 12 (10.81%) VLAN
5 10 (9.01%) LDAP
6 9 (8.11%) DNS
7 8 (7.21%) HTTP
8 7 (6.31%) Internet
8 7 (6.31%) IPv4
8 7 (6.31%) IPv6
8 7 (6.31%) SAN
8 7 (6.31%) TACACS
9 6 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (5.41%) VPN
10 5 (4.50%) Wireless
11 4 (3.60%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (3.60%) WAN
12 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
13 2 (1.80%) Bluetooth
13 2 (1.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) Big Data
3 6 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (2.70%) QlikView
6 3 (2.70%) Spotfire
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.80%) MySQL
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Maven
General
1 19 (17.12%) Marketing
1 19 (17.12%) Retail
2 17 (15.32%) Electronics
3 16 (14.41%) Manufacturing
4 12 (10.81%) Finance
5 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.80%) French Language
6 2 (1.80%) German Language
7 1 (0.90%) Automotive
7 1 (0.90%) Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.90%) Games
7 1 (0.90%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.22%) HTML
2 15 (13.51%) Web Services
3 14 (12.61%) CSS
4 13 (11.71%) .NET
5 11 (9.91%) XML
6 9 (8.11%) REST
6 9 (8.11%) SOAP
7 6 (5.41%) JSON
8 4 (3.60%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.70%) Ajax
9 3 (2.70%) WSDL
9 3 (2.70%) XHTML
9 3 (2.70%) XSLT
10 2 (1.80%) HTML5
10 2 (1.80%) jQuery
11 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.90%) JMS
11 1 (0.90%) Middleware
11 1 (0.90%) Spring
11 1 (0.90%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.21%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.41%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.41%) Economics
4 5 (4.50%) Social Media
5 4 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.60%) Internet of Things
6 3 (2.70%) User Experience
7 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.80%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.80%) Physics
7 2 (1.80%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.90%) Animation
8 1 (0.90%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.90%) IVR
8 1 (0.90%) PKI
8 1 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.90%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.13%) Windows
2 22 (19.82%) Linux
3 6 (5.41%) Unix
4 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.60%) Windows 2000
4 4 (3.60%) Windows NT
4 4 (3.60%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (63.06%) Presales
2 23 (20.72%) Product Management
3 16 (14.41%) Analytics
4 13 (11.71%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (9.01%) E-Commerce
6 9 (8.11%) CRM
7 8 (7.21%) Content Management
8 7 (6.31%) Competitor Analysis
8 7 (6.31%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (6.31%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (6.31%) Malware Analysis
8 7 (6.31%) Open Source
8 7 (6.31%) SWOT Analysis
8 7 (6.31%) Workflow
9 6 (5.41%) Project Management
9 6 (5.41%) SIEM
9 6 (5.41%) Web Application Development
10 5 (4.50%) Email Marketing
10 5 (4.50%) Online Marketing
10 5 (4.50%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 26 (23.42%) JavaScript
2 17 (15.32%) Java
3 16 (14.41%) PHP
4 11 (9.91%) SQL
5 4 (3.60%) C#
5 4 (3.60%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.70%) C++
6 3 (2.70%) Perl
7 2 (1.80%) C
7 2 (1.80%) Python
8 1 (0.90%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (31.53%) Degree
2 9 (8.11%) CISSP
3 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.60%) CompTIA Security+
4 4 (3.60%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (2.70%) CCNP
5 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.80%) CCNA
6 2 (1.80%) MCSE
6 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CCIE
7 1 (0.90%) CEH
7 1 (0.90%) CISA
7 1 (0.90%) CISM
7 1 (0.90%) MBA
7 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.90%) FISMA
2 1 (0.90%) HIPAA
System Software
1 23 (20.72%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.31%) Hyper-V
3 7 (6.31%) NFS
4 5 (4.50%) Squid
5 4 (3.60%) ISA Server
5 4 (3.60%) NDS
5 4 (3.60%) Novell eDirectory
6 1 (0.90%) KVM
6 1 (0.90%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (6.31%) SCCM
2 1 (0.90%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.90%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.90%) Jitterbit
2 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft
1 14 (12.61%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (11.71%) Cisco
3 10 (9.01%) VMware
4 9 (8.11%) Apple
4 9 (8.11%) Juniper
5 7 (6.31%) ArcSight
5 7 (6.31%) Blue Coat
5 7 (6.31%) Citrix
5 7 (6.31%) GFI Software
5 7 (6.31%) IBM
5 7 (6.31%) Remedy
6 6 (5.41%) Intel
6 6 (5.41%) Oracle
7 5 (4.50%) F5
7 5 (4.50%) Forcepoint
7 5 (4.50%) Palo Alto
8 4 (3.60%) Aruba
8 4 (3.60%) Fortinet
8 4 (3.60%) TIBCO
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