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 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
Sales Engineer
Rank 857 822 810
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Engineer 39 59 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.054% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.057% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 31 45 69
Average salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £51,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +7.89%

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%

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 24 October 2014 within the UK.

Sales Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Sales Engineer
Top 18 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 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 -28 37 £60,000 +9.09% 5
London +8 19 £67,500 +17.39% 2
South East -3 17 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Berkshire +6 11 £33,500 -36.19%
Reading +6 7 £33,500 -36.19%
Surrey -2 3 £34,000 -43.33%
Oxted - 3 £34,000 -
City of London +13 2 £61,250 -2.00%
Slough - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £66,250 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £35,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £37,500 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Wales - 1 £37,500 -
Farnborough - 1 £67,500 -

Sales Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
4 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
4 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (17.11%) Degree
5 13 (17.11%) Windows
5 13 (17.11%) Linux
5 13 (17.11%) Active Directory
5 13 (17.11%) Telecoms
6 12 (15.79%) SaaS
7 11 (14.47%) Firewall
8 9 (11.84%) Wireless
8 9 (11.84%) Juniper
8 9 (11.84%) SIEM
9 8 (10.53%) Lync
9 8 (10.53%) XMPP
9 8 (10.53%) Product Marketing
9 8 (10.53%) CISSP
9 8 (10.53%) WAN
9 8 (10.53%) Project Management
10 7 (9.21%) Network Design
10 7 (9.21%) VPN
10 7 (9.21%) DNS
10 7 (9.21%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (9.21%) Business Development
10 7 (9.21%) Network Security
10 7 (9.21%) Product Management
11 6 (7.89%) Analytics

Sales Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.32%) WebTrends
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 14 (18.42%) TCP/IP
2 11 (14.47%) Firewall
3 9 (11.84%) Wireless
4 8 (10.53%) WAN
5 7 (9.21%) VPN
5 7 (9.21%) DNS
5 7 (9.21%) Network Security
6 6 (7.89%) WLAN
6 6 (7.89%) LAN
7 5 (6.58%) SDH
7 5 (6.58%) VoIP
8 4 (5.26%) DWDM
9 3 (3.95%) MPLS
9 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
9 3 (3.95%) VPLS
9 3 (3.95%) Wireshark
9 3 (3.95%) Internet
10 2 (2.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.63%) xDSL
10 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
General
1 18 (23.68%) Marketing
2 13 (17.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.26%) French Language
3 4 (5.26%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.95%) Finance
4 3 (3.95%) Interactive Media
4 3 (3.95%) Advertising
4 3 (3.95%) Games
5 2 (2.63%) Electronics
5 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.32%) German Language
6 1 (1.32%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) XMPP
2 2 (2.63%) Regular Expression
2 2 (2.63%) COM
2 2 (2.63%) SAML
2 2 (2.63%) LAMP
2 2 (2.63%) Lucene
3 1 (1.32%) Flash
3 1 (1.32%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
1 14 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.95%) Open Source
4 2 (2.63%) Social Media
4 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.63%) DTV
4 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.63%) Cryptography
4 2 (2.63%) PKI
4 2 (2.63%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.32%) CCTV
5 1 (1.32%) Statistics
5 1 (1.32%) SCADA
5 1 (1.32%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.32%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.11%) Windows
1 13 (17.11%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) UNIX
3 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.84%) SIEM
2 8 (10.53%) Product Marketing
2 8 (10.53%) Project Management
3 7 (9.21%) Network Design
3 7 (9.21%) Business Development
3 7 (9.21%) Product Management
4 6 (7.89%) Analytics
5 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.58%) CRM
6 4 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.26%) Cyber Security
6 4 (5.26%) Time Management
7 3 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (3.95%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.95%) Information Security
8 2 (2.63%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.63%) Web Analytics
8 2 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) Python
2 4 (5.26%) C
3 3 (3.95%) Perl
4 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.32%) Java
5 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) CISSP
3 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.95%) EnCE
5 3 (3.95%) GIAC
5 3 (3.95%) GCIH
5 3 (3.95%) GCFA
6 2 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.63%) HNC
6 2 (2.63%) CNA
6 2 (2.63%) Novell Certification
6 2 (2.63%) CCNP
6 2 (2.63%) MBA
7 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.32%) MCSE
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.32%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
1 3 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.63%) GPG13
3 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%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.32%) SCCM
2 1 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (35.53%) Cisco
2 16 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.84%) Juniper
4 7 (9.21%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (7.89%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.95%) McAfee
6 3 (3.95%) EMC
7 2 (2.63%) Citrix
7 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.63%) Websense
7 2 (2.63%) VMware
7 2 (2.63%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.63%) SAP
7 2 (2.63%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (2.63%) Kaspersky
7 2 (2.63%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.63%) Foundry
7 2 (2.63%) F5
8 1 (1.32%) comScore
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