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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Sales Engineer
Rank 851 858 796
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Engineer 42 49 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.043% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.045% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 65
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,800 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £74,550 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +35.48%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Sales Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Sales Engineer
Top 17 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 28 August 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 -9 34 £50,000 -23.07% 6
London +8 16 £50,000 -28.57% 1
South East -3 6 £50,000 -16.66% 2
City of London - 6 £50,000 - 1
East of England - 4 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 -
Feltham - 3 - -
Coventry - 3 £40,000 -
St Albans - 2 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £58,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £55,000 -
Berkshire -4 1 £80,000 +33.33%
Reading -7 1 £80,000 +91.61%
Cambridge - 1 £67,500 -
Nottingham - 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1

Sales Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 30 (34.48%) Degree
2 22 (25.29%) SQL
3 21 (24.14%) Retail
4 19 (21.84%) Computer Science
4 19 (21.84%) SaaS
5 16 (18.39%) Relational Database
6 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (17.24%) Windows
7 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
7 14 (16.09%) CRM
7 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
8 13 (14.94%) Firewall
8 13 (14.94%) Marketing
9 10 (11.49%) Front Office
9 10 (11.49%) Electronics
9 10 (11.49%) Linux
10 9 (10.34%) PHP
10 9 (10.34%) Java
10 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (10.34%) Juniper
10 9 (10.34%) Business Development
11 8 (9.20%) Android
11 8 (9.20%) Analytics
11 8 (9.20%) Wireless
11 8 (9.20%) .NET
12 7 (8.05%) Web Services
12 7 (8.05%) Cisco
12 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
12 7 (8.05%) Aruba
12 7 (8.05%) Product Management

Sales Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (6.90%) IIS
2 3 (3.45%) Apache
3 2 (2.30%) SugarCRM
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.15%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 14 (16.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) WebTrends
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) GoldMine
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.84%) SaaS
2 2 (2.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) Firewall
2 8 (9.20%) Wireless
3 5 (5.75%) WAN
4 4 (4.60%) VPN
4 4 (4.60%) CTI
4 4 (4.60%) Unified Communications
5 3 (3.45%) 4G
5 3 (3.45%) Internet
5 3 (3.45%) 3G
5 3 (3.45%) MPLS
5 3 (3.45%) LAN
6 2 (2.30%) DNS
6 2 (2.30%) VPLS
6 2 (2.30%) WebEx
6 2 (2.30%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.30%) xDSL
7 1 (1.15%) 2G
7 1 (1.15%) Multicast
7 1 (1.15%) Network Security
7 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.39%) Relational Database
2 14 (16.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.90%) Big Data
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.30%) MySQL
7 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
General
1 21 (24.14%) Retail
2 13 (14.94%) Marketing
3 10 (11.49%) Front Office
3 10 (11.49%) Electronics
4 4 (4.60%) Finance
4 4 (4.60%) Legal
5 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.30%) Swedish Language
7 1 (1.15%) Automotive
7 1 (1.15%) Banking
7 1 (1.15%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) .NET
2 7 (8.05%) Web Services
3 5 (5.75%) XML
4 3 (3.45%) XSLT
4 3 (3.45%) WSDL
4 3 (3.45%) HTML
4 3 (3.45%) SOAP
4 3 (3.45%) JSON
4 3 (3.45%) REST
5 2 (2.30%) CSS
5 2 (2.30%) Middleware
5 2 (2.30%) LAMP
6 1 (1.15%) Ajax
6 1 (1.15%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Computer Science
2 15 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.90%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.60%) IVR
6 3 (3.45%) Internet of Things
6 3 (3.45%) Grid Computing
7 2 (2.30%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.30%) BYOD
8 1 (1.15%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.15%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.15%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.15%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.24%) Windows
2 10 (11.49%) Linux
3 8 (9.20%) Android
4 6 (6.90%) UNIX
5 5 (5.75%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.15%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.09%) CRM
2 9 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (10.34%) Business Development
3 8 (9.20%) Analytics
4 7 (8.05%) Load Balancing
4 7 (8.05%) Product Management
5 5 (5.75%) ERP
5 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (5.75%) Project Management
6 4 (4.60%) OO
6 4 (4.60%) WFM
6 4 (4.60%) Workforce Management Optimization
7 3 (3.45%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (3.45%) Data Virtualisation
7 3 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.45%) Product Marketing
7 3 (3.45%) Asset Management
7 3 (3.45%) EAI
7 3 (3.45%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.29%) SQL
2 9 (10.34%) PHP
2 9 (10.34%) Java
3 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.60%) C++
3 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.45%) Perl
4 3 (3.45%) C
4 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.30%) VBA
6 1 (1.15%) C#
6 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 30 (34.48%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.30%) CCNA
4 1 (1.15%) CISSP
4 1 (1.15%) MBA
4 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.45%) Terminal Server
2 3 (3.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Juniper
2 7 (8.05%) Cisco
2 7 (8.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.05%) Fortinet
2 7 (8.05%) Aruba
3 5 (5.75%) Avaya
4 4 (4.60%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.60%) SAP
4 4 (4.60%) Sage
5 3 (3.45%) Novell
5 3 (3.45%) HP
5 3 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.30%) Omniture
6 2 (2.30%) Google
6 2 (2.30%) Coremetrics
6 2 (2.30%) comScore
6 2 (2.30%) SOTI
7 1 (1.15%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.15%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.15%) F5
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