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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sales Engineer
Rank 853 789 779
Rank change year-on-year
-64 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Engineer 50 75 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.069% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.073% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 43 64 79
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Sales Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Sales Engineer
Top 23 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 20 August 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 -41 48 £62,500 +25.00% 5
South East +2 25 £55,000 +51.72% 3
London -26 20 £70,000 +24.44%
Berkshire 0 17 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Reading +5 8 £30,500 +10.90% 1
Hampshire +1 6 £65,000 +96.96%
Uxbridge - 3 £42,500 -
Slough +3 2 - -
Surrey -2 2 £55,500 +122.00%
South Wales - 2 £33,750 - 1
South West - 2 £53,750 - 1
Wales - 2 £33,750 - 1
Cardiff - 2 £33,750 - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £42,500 -
Farnborough -3 1 £73,500 +122.72%
Isle of Wight - 1 £35,000 -
Bath - 1 £55,000 -
Bristol - 1 £52,500 -
Camberley - 1 £73,500 -
Cowes - 1 £35,000 -
Oxted - 1 £37,500 -
Southampton - 1 £81,840 -
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -

Sales Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 35 (33.02%) Degree
2 27 (25.47%) Cisco
3 21 (19.81%) Marketing
3 21 (19.81%) Computer Science
4 19 (17.92%) Business Development
5 15 (14.15%) Telecoms
5 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
5 15 (14.15%) Windows
5 15 (14.15%) SaaS
6 12 (11.32%) Project Management
6 12 (11.32%) Linux
6 12 (11.32%) Product Marketing
7 11 (10.38%) Product Management
7 11 (10.38%) Wireless
8 10 (9.43%) UNIX
8 10 (9.43%) SQL
8 10 (9.43%) TCP/IP
8 10 (9.43%) CISSP
9 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
9 9 (8.49%) Juniper
9 9 (8.49%) HNC
9 9 (8.49%) Manufacturing
10 8 (7.55%) Firewall
10 8 (7.55%) XMPP
10 8 (7.55%) Active Directory
10 8 (7.55%) WAN
10 8 (7.55%) Lync
10 8 (7.55%) SIEM
11 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
11 7 (6.60%) Network Security

Sales Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (7.55%) Lync
2 2 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.89%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
1 3 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.15%) SaaS
2 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.89%) PaaS
3 2 (1.89%) Heroku
3 2 (1.89%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.38%) Wireless
2 10 (9.43%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.55%) WAN
3 8 (7.55%) Firewall
4 7 (6.60%) Network Security
4 7 (6.60%) SDH
4 7 (6.60%) VPN
4 7 (6.60%) Internet
5 6 (5.66%) DWDM
5 6 (5.66%) WLAN
6 5 (4.72%) VPLS
6 5 (4.72%) LAN
7 4 (3.77%) VoIP
7 4 (3.77%) DNS
8 3 (2.83%) MPLS
8 3 (2.83%) Ethernet
8 3 (2.83%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.89%) 4G
9 2 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.72%) SQL Server
1 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.77%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (19.81%) Marketing
2 15 (14.15%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.49%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.66%) French Language
4 6 (5.66%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.77%) Electronics
5 4 (3.77%) German Language
5 4 (3.77%) Advertising
5 4 (3.77%) Finance
5 4 (3.77%) Legal
6 3 (2.83%) Interactive Media
6 3 (2.83%) Games
7 2 (1.89%) Military
8 1 (0.94%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) XMPP
2 5 (4.72%) XSLT
3 4 (3.77%) SOAP
3 4 (3.77%) Web Services
3 4 (3.77%) XML
3 4 (3.77%) WSDL
4 3 (2.83%) SAML
5 2 (1.89%) Lucene
5 2 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.89%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.89%) COM
6 1 (0.94%) CSS
6 1 (0.94%) HTML
6 1 (0.94%) .NET
6 1 (0.94%) Flash
6 1 (0.94%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.81%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.66%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.83%) PKI
4 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.89%) Machine to Machine
5 2 (1.89%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.89%) Social Media
5 2 (1.89%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (1.89%) DTV
6 1 (0.94%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.94%) Statistics
6 1 (0.94%) SCADA
6 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.15%) Windows
2 12 (11.32%) Linux
3 10 (9.43%) UNIX
4 2 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (17.92%) Business Development
2 12 (11.32%) Product Marketing
2 12 (11.32%) Project Management
3 11 (10.38%) Product Management
4 8 (7.55%) SIEM
5 7 (6.60%) CRM
6 6 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (5.66%) Network Design
7 4 (3.77%) Network Planning
7 4 (3.77%) Logistics
7 4 (3.77%) CAD
7 4 (3.77%) OO
7 4 (3.77%) Data Modelling
7 4 (3.77%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.77%) Data Virtualisation
7 4 (3.77%) Cyber Security
7 4 (3.77%) Time Management
8 3 (2.83%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (2.83%) Analytics
8 3 (2.83%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.43%) SQL
2 7 (6.60%) C
3 6 (5.66%) Java
3 6 (5.66%) Python
4 3 (2.83%) Ruby
4 3 (2.83%) Perl
5 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.94%) C#
6 1 (0.94%) Groovy
6 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (33.02%) Degree
2 10 (9.43%) CISSP
3 9 (8.49%) HNC
3 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
4 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.83%) EnCE
5 3 (2.83%) GIAC
5 3 (2.83%) GCIH
5 3 (2.83%) GCFA
6 2 (1.89%) CCNP
6 2 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.89%) CNA
6 2 (1.89%) Novell Certification
6 2 (1.89%) MBA
7 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.89%) GPG13
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) Snort
3 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 27 (25.47%) Cisco
2 15 (14.15%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.49%) Juniper
4 6 (5.66%) SAP
5 5 (4.72%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.72%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.89%) McAfee
6 2 (1.89%) Websense
6 2 (1.89%) EMC
6 2 (1.89%) Citrix
6 2 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.89%) Foundry
6 2 (1.89%) F5
6 2 (1.89%) VMware
6 2 (1.89%) Blue Coat
6 2 (1.89%) SonicWALL
6 2 (1.89%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (1.89%) Kaspersky
7 1 (0.94%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.94%) Ciena
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