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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Sales Engineer
Rank 846 827 823
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Sales Engineer 34 52 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.048% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.051% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 59
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £66,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 December 2014 within the UK.

Sales Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Sales Engineer
Top 20 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 December 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 -15 31 £55,000 -2.22% 9
London -10 16 £66,250 +15.21% 5
South East -18 10 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Berkshire +8 7 £52,500 -19.23% 1
City of London +7 3 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Reading +6 3 £42,500 -19.04%
Slough - 3 £52,500 -
Surrey -4 2 £30,750 -
Cambridge -1 1 £32,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -8 1 £32,500 -2.98% 1
North West -13 1 £60,000 +118.18%
Manchester -15 1 £60,000 +118.18%
East of England -22 1 £32,500 -2.98% 1
Nottingham - 1 - -
Oxted - 1 £34,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £25,500 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £27,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £25,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Sales Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (32.91%) Cisco
2 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
3 18 (22.78%) Marketing
4 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
6 13 (16.46%) Windows
6 13 (16.46%) Telecoms
6 13 (16.46%) Degree
7 12 (15.19%) Linux
7 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
7 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
8 11 (13.92%) Firewall
9 10 (12.66%) SaaS
10 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
10 9 (11.39%) CISSP
10 9 (11.39%) Juniper
11 8 (10.13%) DNS
11 8 (10.13%) XMPP
11 8 (10.13%) Product Marketing
11 8 (10.13%) Product Management
11 8 (10.13%) Lync
11 8 (10.13%) SIEM
11 8 (10.13%) Analytics
12 7 (8.86%) VPN
12 7 (8.86%) Project Management
12 7 (8.86%) Network Security
13 6 (7.59%) WAN
13 6 (7.59%) SLA
13 6 (7.59%) Business Development
13 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software

Sales Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (10.13%) Lync
2 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) WebTrends
1 3 (3.80%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.66%) SaaS
2 3 (3.80%) IaaS
3 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) TCP/IP
2 11 (13.92%) Firewall
3 8 (10.13%) DNS
4 7 (8.86%) VPN
4 7 (8.86%) Network Security
5 6 (7.59%) WAN
6 5 (6.33%) VoIP
7 4 (5.06%) LAN
7 4 (5.06%) Wireless
8 3 (3.80%) Wireshark
8 3 (3.80%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.80%) MPLS
9 2 (2.53%) Internet
9 2 (2.53%) PBX
9 2 (2.53%) SDH
9 2 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.53%) xDSL
9 2 (2.53%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.33%) Big Data
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
General
1 18 (22.78%) Marketing
2 13 (16.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.33%) French Language
4 4 (5.06%) Electronics
4 4 (5.06%) Spanish Language
5 3 (3.80%) Finance
5 3 (3.80%) Interactive Media
5 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.80%) Advertising
5 3 (3.80%) Games
6 2 (2.53%) Retail
6 2 (2.53%) German Language
7 1 (1.27%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.27%) Polish Language
7 1 (1.27%) Russian Language
7 1 (1.27%) Billing
7 1 (1.27%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.13%) XMPP
2 3 (3.80%) CSS
2 3 (3.80%) Web Services
2 3 (3.80%) XML
2 3 (3.80%) HTML
2 3 (3.80%) .NET
3 2 (2.53%) COM
3 2 (2.53%) SAML
3 2 (2.53%) LAMP
3 2 (2.53%) Lucene
3 2 (2.53%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.27%) Mason
4 1 (1.27%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.19%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.80%) Open Source
4 3 (3.80%) PKI
5 2 (2.53%) Web 2.0
5 2 (2.53%) DTV
5 2 (2.53%) Social Media
5 2 (2.53%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.27%) Streaming Video
6 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.27%) CCTV
6 1 (1.27%) Statistics
6 1 (1.27%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.46%) Windows
2 12 (15.19%) Linux
3 2 (2.53%) Solaris
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.53%) UNIX
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.39%) E-Commerce
2 8 (10.13%) Product Marketing
2 8 (10.13%) Product Management
2 8 (10.13%) SIEM
2 8 (10.13%) Analytics
3 7 (8.86%) Project Management
4 6 (7.59%) Business Development
5 5 (6.33%) CRM
5 5 (6.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.06%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (5.06%) Network Design
6 4 (5.06%) Web Analytics
6 4 (5.06%) Time Management
6 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.80%) Information Security
7 3 (3.80%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (3.80%) Cyber Security
8 2 (2.53%) Security Architecture
8 2 (2.53%) Network Management
8 2 (2.53%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.06%) SQL
2 3 (3.80%) Python
2 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.80%) Perl
2 3 (3.80%) PHP
3 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.27%) C
4 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 9 (11.39%) CISSP
3 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) EnCE
4 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.80%) GCIH
4 3 (3.80%) GCFA
4 3 (3.80%) GIAC
5 2 (2.53%) CNA
5 2 (2.53%) Novell Certification
6 1 (1.27%) CCSA
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.27%) MCSE
6 1 (1.27%) CCNA
6 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) SLA
2 4 (5.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.53%) GPG13
4 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (15.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.80%) Snort
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Nagios
1 2 (2.53%) Puppet
2 1 (1.27%) Nessus
2 1 (1.27%) SCCM
2 1 (1.27%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (32.91%) Cisco
2 19 (24.05%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.39%) Juniper
4 5 (6.33%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.06%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.80%) comScore
6 3 (3.80%) McAfee
6 3 (3.80%) Omniture
6 3 (3.80%) Google
6 3 (3.80%) Coremetrics
6 3 (3.80%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.80%) EMC
7 2 (2.53%) Citrix
7 2 (2.53%) Websense
7 2 (2.53%) SAP
7 2 (2.53%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.53%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (2.53%) Kaspersky
7 2 (2.53%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.53%) Foundry
London
Salt
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stratospherec
Salary: £50k - 65k p/a plus excellent commission and bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits + £20,000 OTC
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + 20% Comm. + Car + Stock (Pre-IPO)
Posted: 13 days ago
East London
Arrayent
Salary: Competitive with benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
England
Aimhire
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Commission, Bens
Posted: 24 days ago