The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Sales Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Sales Engineer
Rank 838 920 961
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Engineer 43 54 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.051% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.053% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 25 43 27
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £79,500 £82,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -18.42%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Sales Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Sales Engineer in the job title.

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 December 2016 within the UK.

Sales Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Sales Engineer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sales Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +63 43 £40,000 -27.27% 5
South East +90 33 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Berkshire +68 21 £40,000 -40.74%
Bracknell +30 13 £40,000 -50.00%
Oxfordshire +37 11 - -
Abingdon - 11 - -
Reading +41 7 £32,500 -43.47%
London +18 3 £82,500 +22.22% 2
South West +11 3 £60,000 +41.17%
East Midlands +4 2 £35,000 -
East of England +2 2 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
Chesterfield - 2 £35,000 -
City of London +24 1 £82,500 +65.00%
Cambridge +11 1 £35,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Gloucestershire -14 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Farnborough - 1 £46,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £46,500 -
Essex - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -

Sales Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Sales Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Sales Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (53.85%) Presales
2 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 21 (26.92%) Linux
3 19 (24.36%) Java
3 19 (24.36%) SQL
4 16 (20.51%) Cisco
5 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 15 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
6 14 (17.95%) Unix
6 14 (17.95%) CRM
6 14 (17.95%) Project Management
7 13 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 13 (16.67%) Sophos
7 13 (16.67%) PHP
7 13 (16.67%) .NET
7 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 13 (16.67%) Big Data
7 13 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
7 13 (16.67%) Performance Management
8 12 (15.38%) Product Management
8 12 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (12.82%) Marketing
9 10 (12.82%) SaaS
10 9 (11.54%) Degree
10 9 (11.54%) Firewall
10 9 (11.54%) Active Directory
11 8 (10.26%) CCNA
12 7 (8.97%) Use Case
13 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
13 6 (7.69%) CCDA

Sales Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.41%) JBoss
1 5 (6.41%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.28%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.82%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) Firewall
2 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.41%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.13%) DHCP
3 4 (5.13%) DNS
4 3 (3.85%) Broadband
4 3 (3.85%) DOCSIS
4 3 (3.85%) DSLAM
4 3 (3.85%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.85%) LAN
4 3 (3.85%) PSTN
4 3 (3.85%) xDSL
5 2 (2.56%) Wireless
6 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.28%) VoIP
6 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.67%) Big Data
1 13 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Ant
1 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.28%) Maven
1 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 10 (12.82%) Marketing
2 5 (6.41%) Games
2 5 (6.41%) Legal
3 4 (5.13%) Finance
3 4 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) French Language
5 1 (1.28%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (6.41%) HTML
3 4 (5.13%) CSS
3 4 (5.13%) Spring
4 3 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.85%) Java EE
4 3 (3.85%) jQuery
5 2 (2.56%) JMS
5 2 (2.56%) Middleware
5 2 (2.56%) Servlets
5 2 (2.56%) SOAP
5 2 (2.56%) Web Services
5 2 (2.56%) XML
6 1 (1.28%) Java RMI
6 1 (1.28%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.28%) ODBC
6 1 (1.28%) SAX
6 1 (1.28%) Struts
6 1 (1.28%) XSD
6 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Cyberthreat
1 5 (6.41%) Social Media
1 5 (6.41%) Virtual Team
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.56%) PKI
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) EPoS
4 1 (1.28%) Fintech
4 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.28%) Robotics
4 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Linux
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 14 (17.95%) Unix
3 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (53.85%) Presales
2 15 (19.23%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (17.95%) CRM
3 14 (17.95%) Project Management
4 13 (16.67%) Application Performance Management
4 13 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 12 (15.38%) Product Management
6 7 (8.97%) Use Case
7 5 (6.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.41%) Analytics
7 5 (6.41%) Change Control
7 5 (6.41%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (6.41%) Data Protection
7 5 (6.41%) Security Management
7 5 (6.41%) SIEM
8 4 (5.13%) Coaching
8 4 (5.13%) Content Management
8 4 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.13%) Open Source
8 4 (5.13%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (24.36%) Java
1 19 (24.36%) SQL
2 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 13 (16.67%) PHP
3 13 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.28%) Perl
5 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.28%) Python
5 1 (1.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (11.54%) Degree
3 8 (10.26%) CCNA
4 6 (7.69%) CCDA
5 5 (6.41%) CEH
5 5 (6.41%) CISA
5 5 (6.41%) CISSP
5 5 (6.41%) CompTIA Security+
5 5 (6.41%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.41%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (1.28%) MCSE
6 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (11.54%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.41%) Xen
3 4 (5.13%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Cisco
2 13 (16.67%) Sophos
3 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.41%) LogRhythm
4 5 (6.41%) VMware
5 4 (5.13%) Juniper
6 2 (2.56%) Aruba
6 2 (2.56%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (2.56%) BT
6 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.56%) F5
6 2 (2.56%) Meraki
6 2 (2.56%) NETGEAR
6 2 (2.56%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.56%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.28%) IronPort
7 1 (1.28%) Polycom
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.28%) Tandberg
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