The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 897 891 928
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 54 50 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.048% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.050% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 45 40 21
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,550 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +8.28%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Technical Engineer within the UK.

Senior Technical Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Engineer over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical 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 Senior Technical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
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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 +13 54 £50,000 +11.11% 3
South East +1 20 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +18 15 £55,000 - 1
London +2 14 £42,500 -22.72% 1
West Yorkshire +6 12 £55,000 -
Leeds -2 11 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 10 £47,500 -
Surrey +9 7 £43,250 -3.88% 1
Bracknell - 5 £42,500 -
East of England - 5 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £70,000 -
Maidenhead - 4 £50,000 -
East Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Hull - 3 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Staines - 2 £45,000 -
City of London - 1 £67,500 - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Maidstone - 1 £32,000 -
Camberley - 1 £41,500 -
Redhill - 1 £36,500 - 1
Kent - 1 £32,000 -

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Technical 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 Senior Technical Engineer in their job title.

1 88 (72.13%) Windows
2 80 (65.57%) VMware
3 76 (62.30%) Microsoft
4 73 (59.84%) Active Directory
5 71 (58.20%) MS Exchange
6 61 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 58 (47.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 56 (45.90%) SAN
9 55 (45.08%) Data Centre
10 48 (39.34%) Linux
11 39 (31.97%) Citrix
11 39 (31.97%) Firewall
12 37 (30.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 35 (28.69%) Exchange Server 2010
14 34 (27.87%) WAN
14 34 (27.87%) LAN
14 34 (27.87%) MS Excel
15 33 (27.05%) Unix
15 33 (27.05%) Exchange Server 2013
16 32 (26.23%) VMware ESXi
16 32 (26.23%) Cisco
16 32 (26.23%) XenApp
17 29 (23.77%) Windows Server
18 28 (22.95%) SQL Server
19 26 (21.31%) NetApp
20 25 (20.49%) NAS
21 24 (19.67%) HP
22 23 (18.85%) Hyper-V
22 23 (18.85%) Presales
23 21 (17.21%) SQL Server 2012

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Technical 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 Senior Technical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 71 (58.20%) MS Exchange
2 35 (28.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (27.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (6.56%) IIS
6 7 (5.74%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.92%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.28%) JBoss
9 3 (2.46%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.46%) WildFly
10 1 (0.82%) Apache
10 1 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.82%) Lync
10 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (27.87%) MS Excel
2 19 (15.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.82%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.39%) IaaS
1 20 (16.39%) Office 365
2 7 (5.74%) SaaS
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.82%) Heroku
5 1 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (45.90%) SAN
2 39 (31.97%) Firewall
3 34 (27.87%) LAN
3 34 (27.87%) WAN
4 25 (20.49%) NAS
5 21 (17.21%) VPN
6 5 (4.10%) LDAP
7 4 (3.28%) DHCP
7 4 (3.28%) DNS
7 4 (3.28%) POP3
7 4 (3.28%) SMTP
8 3 (2.46%) Kerberos
8 3 (2.46%) TCP/IP
9 2 (1.64%) SMS
9 2 (1.64%) VoIP
9 2 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.64%) Wireless
10 1 (0.82%) BGP
10 1 (0.82%) DMZ
10 1 (0.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 21 (17.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (7.38%) MySQL
4 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.28%) DB2
6 3 (2.46%) Big Data
7 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.28%) eggPlant
1 4 (3.28%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.82%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.82%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.82%) Selenium
3 1 (0.82%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.82%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (4.92%) Finance
2 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.46%) Marketing
4 1 (0.82%) Advertising
4 1 (0.82%) Electronics
4 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.82%) French Language
4 1 (0.82%) Games
4 1 (0.82%) German Language
4 1 (0.82%) Legal
4 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.82%) Publishing
4 1 (0.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.10%) Ajax
1 5 (4.10%) HTML
1 5 (4.10%) Spring
2 4 (3.28%) .NET
2 4 (3.28%) CSS
2 4 (3.28%) J2EE
2 4 (3.28%) XHTML
2 4 (3.28%) XML
3 3 (2.46%) SAML
4 2 (1.64%) MSMQ
5 1 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.82%) COM
5 1 (0.82%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.82%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.82%) WCF
5 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 55 (45.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.28%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.46%) NHS
5 2 (1.64%) CMDB
6 1 (0.82%) CCTV
6 1 (0.82%) Clustering
6 1 (0.82%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.82%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 88 (72.13%) Windows
2 58 (47.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (39.34%) Linux
4 37 (30.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (27.05%) Unix
6 29 (23.77%) Windows Server
7 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.64%) Android
8 2 (1.64%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.64%) VMS
9 1 (0.82%) AIX
9 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.82%) CentOS
9 1 (0.82%) Debian
9 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.82%) Solaris
9 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.85%) Presales
2 21 (17.21%) Change Control
2 21 (17.21%) ITIL
2 21 (17.21%) Service Delivery
2 21 (17.21%) Technical Architecture
3 19 (15.57%) Mentoring
4 10 (8.20%) Business Transformation
4 10 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (8.20%) Project Planning
4 10 (8.20%) Server Building
4 10 (8.20%) Service Management
5 8 (6.56%) Software Engineering
6 7 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (4.92%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.92%) Performance Testing
7 6 (4.92%) TDD
8 5 (4.10%) ITSM
8 5 (4.10%) MVC
8 5 (4.10%) Project Management
8 5 (4.10%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.66%) Java
2 12 (9.84%) SQL
3 10 (8.20%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.38%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.92%) C
6 4 (3.28%) Perl
6 4 (3.28%) Python
7 3 (2.46%) C++
8 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.64%) C#
8 2 (1.64%) VBScript
9 1 (0.82%) Go
9 1 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.28%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.46%) CCA
4 3 (2.46%) MCSE
4 3 (2.46%) VCAP
5 2 (1.64%) ISEB
5 2 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.64%) MCSA
6 1 (0.82%) CCNP
6 1 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) QA
2 2 (1.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (59.84%) Active Directory
2 61 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (26.23%) VMware ESXi
3 32 (26.23%) XenApp
4 23 (18.85%) Hyper-V
5 19 (15.57%) Terminal Services
6 17 (13.93%) vSphere
7 8 (6.56%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.46%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.46%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.46%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.64%) WSUS
5 1 (0.82%) Nagios
5 1 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.82%) Puppet
5 1 (0.82%) SnapMirror
5 1 (0.82%) SnapVault
5 1 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.82%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.82%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 80 (65.57%) VMware
2 76 (62.30%) Microsoft
3 39 (31.97%) Citrix
4 32 (26.23%) Cisco
5 26 (21.31%) NetApp
6 24 (19.67%) HP
7 21 (17.21%) CommVault
7 21 (17.21%) Dell
8 19 (15.57%) Dell Compellent
9 14 (11.48%) Oracle
10 8 (6.56%) Symantec
11 6 (4.92%) SolarWinds
12 5 (4.10%) Civica
13 4 (3.28%) ATG
13 4 (3.28%) Demandware
13 4 (3.28%) hybris
13 4 (3.28%) IBM
13 4 (3.28%) Red Hat
13 4 (3.28%) ServiceNow
14 2 (1.64%) Nimble Storage
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