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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sales Engineer
Rank 883 840 822
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Engineer 28 54 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.049% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.051% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 25 40 69
Average salary £55,000 £58,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% +23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £41,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 November 2014 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 November 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 -62 27 £53,750 -10.41% 3
South East -12 14 £45,000 -30.76% 2
London -1 11 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Berkshire +14 9 £47,500 -29.62% 2
Reading +12 5 £32,500 -38.09%
City of London +18 3 £55,000 -12.00%
Surrey -9 3 £34,000 -43.33%
Slough - 3 £52,500 - 1
Oxted - 2 £34,000 -
Hampshire -14 1 £67,500 +68.75%
Manchester -14 1 £60,000 +118.18%
North West -15 1 £60,000 +118.18%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £67,500 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £27,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -

Sales Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 27 (35.53%) Cisco
2 18 (23.68%) Marketing
3 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
4 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
5 15 (19.74%) Computer Science
6 14 (18.42%) Degree
6 14 (18.42%) Windows
7 13 (17.11%) Linux
7 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
8 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
8 12 (15.79%) SaaS
9 11 (14.47%) Firewall
10 10 (13.16%) SIEM
11 9 (11.84%) CISSP
11 9 (11.84%) Juniper
12 8 (10.53%) Project Management
12 8 (10.53%) WAN
12 8 (10.53%) XMPP
12 8 (10.53%) Lync
12 8 (10.53%) Product Management
12 8 (10.53%) Network Security
12 8 (10.53%) Product Marketing
12 8 (10.53%) Analytics
13 7 (9.21%) Wireless
13 7 (9.21%) VPN
13 7 (9.21%) DNS
14 6 (7.89%) LAN
14 6 (7.89%) CRM
14 6 (7.89%) SQL

Sales Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 8 (10.53%) Lync
2 2 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) WebTrends
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.79%) SaaS
2 3 (3.95%) IaaS
3 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.47%) Firewall
3 8 (10.53%) Network Security
3 8 (10.53%) WAN
4 7 (9.21%) VPN
4 7 (9.21%) DNS
4 7 (9.21%) Wireless
5 6 (7.89%) LAN
6 5 (6.58%) VoIP
7 4 (5.26%) WLAN
8 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.95%) MPLS
8 3 (3.95%) Wireshark
9 2 (2.63%) LDAP
9 2 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.63%) xDSL
9 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.63%) Internet
9 2 (2.63%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 18 (23.68%) Marketing
2 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.58%) French Language
4 4 (5.26%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.95%) Finance
5 3 (3.95%) Interactive Media
5 3 (3.95%) Advertising
5 3 (3.95%) Games
6 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.63%) Electronics
6 2 (2.63%) German Language
7 1 (1.32%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.32%) Polish Language
7 1 (1.32%) Russian Language
7 1 (1.32%) Retail
7 1 (1.32%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) XMPP
2 3 (3.95%) SAML
3 2 (2.63%) LAMP
3 2 (2.63%) Lucene
3 2 (2.63%) COM
3 2 (2.63%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.32%) Mason
4 1 (1.32%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (19.74%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.95%) Open Source
4 3 (3.95%) PKI
5 2 (2.63%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.63%) DTV
5 2 (2.63%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.63%) Social Media
5 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) PMI
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.32%) CCTV
6 1 (1.32%) Statistics
6 1 (1.32%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Windows
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) UNIX
4 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.16%) SIEM
2 8 (10.53%) Product Marketing
2 8 (10.53%) Product Management
2 8 (10.53%) Analytics
2 8 (10.53%) Project Management
3 6 (7.89%) CRM
4 5 (6.58%) E-Commerce
4 5 (6.58%) Network Design
4 5 (6.58%) Business Development
4 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
5 4 (5.26%) Cyber Security
5 4 (5.26%) Time Management
5 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.95%) Information Security
6 3 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (3.95%) Web Analytics
6 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.63%) DevOps
7 2 (2.63%) Security Architecture
7 2 (2.63%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.89%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) Python
3 3 (3.95%) Perl
4 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.32%) C
5 1 (1.32%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) Degree
2 9 (11.84%) CISSP
3 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.95%) EnCE
5 3 (3.95%) GCIH
5 3 (3.95%) GCFA
5 3 (3.95%) GIAC
6 2 (2.63%) CNA
6 2 (2.63%) Novell Certification
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.63%) CCNP
6 2 (2.63%) MBA
7 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.32%) MCSE
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.32%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
2 4 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) GPG13
4 1 (1.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) Snort
3 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Nagios
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
1 2 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.32%) Nessus
2 1 (1.32%) SCCM
2 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (35.53%) Cisco
2 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.84%) Juniper
4 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
4 6 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.95%) McAfee
5 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.95%) EMC
6 2 (2.63%) Citrix
6 2 (2.63%) Websense
6 2 (2.63%) VMware
6 2 (2.63%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.63%) Omniture
6 2 (2.63%) Google
6 2 (2.63%) Coremetrics
6 2 (2.63%) SonicWALL
6 2 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (2.63%) Kaspersky
6 2 (2.63%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.63%) Foundry
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