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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 875 876 846
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 22 55 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.047% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.049% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 35
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -25.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -25.92%

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
103565 111264 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90957 85091
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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%

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 27 July 2015 within the UK.

Senior Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 24 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 27 July 2015. 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 +10 22 £39,000 -2.50% 7
South East +25 8 £29,250 -38.42% 2
London +17 5 £47,750 +36.42% 4
West Yorkshire +12 4 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England +8 4 £35,000 -46.96% 1
Yorkshire 0 4 £55,000 +10.00%
Leeds +1 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Berkshire -9 3 £28,500 -40.00% 2
Maidstone - 3 £27,500 -
City of London - 3 £41,000 - 1
Kent - 3 £27,500 -
Hertfordshire -3 2 £32,500 -50.75%
Reading -10 2 £28,500 -40.00% 2
Borehamwood - 2 £32,500 -
Cambridge +10 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Cambridgeshire +9 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Surrey +2 1 £69,000 +31.42%
East Midlands -1 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Derby -2 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Derbyshire -3 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Essex - 1 £75,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £39,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £39,000 -
Windsor - 1 £52,500 -

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 42 (63.64%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) Linux
3 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 32 (48.48%) Active Directory
5 30 (45.45%) VMware
6 29 (43.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 25 (37.88%) MS Exchange
8 23 (34.85%) Citrix
8 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
9 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (25.76%) Degree
11 16 (24.24%) UNIX
11 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
11 16 (24.24%) NetApp
11 16 (24.24%) VPN
11 16 (24.24%) DNS
12 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (21.21%) SAN
14 13 (19.70%) XenApp
15 12 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
15 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
16 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (16.67%) Civica
16 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (16.67%) Change Control
16 11 (16.67%) NAS
16 11 (16.67%) CommVault
16 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
16 11 (16.67%) Firewall

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 25 (37.88%) MS Exchange
2 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.55%) MS Project Server
5 3 (4.55%) IIS
6 1 (1.52%) JBoss
6 1 (1.52%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
3 4 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) Office 365
4 1 (1.52%) Route 53
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (24.24%) VPN
1 16 (24.24%) DNS
2 14 (21.21%) SAN
3 11 (16.67%) Firewall
3 11 (16.67%) NAS
4 10 (15.15%) WAN
4 10 (15.15%) LAN
5 9 (13.64%) DHCP
6 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
7 5 (7.58%) Wireshark
7 5 (7.58%) Network Security
7 5 (7.58%) Internet
7 5 (7.58%) tcpdump
8 2 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (3.03%) IGMP
8 2 (3.03%) VoIP
8 2 (3.03%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.52%) HTTP
9 1 (1.52%) ADSL
9 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.58%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.58%) Apache Hive
3 5 (7.58%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.52%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
2 1 (1.52%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Selenium
2 1 (1.52%) Firebug
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Telecoms
3 6 (9.09%) Retail
4 5 (7.58%) Marketing
5 2 (3.03%) Electronics
5 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.52%) Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Front Office
6 1 (1.52%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) SOAP
2 2 (3.03%) .NET
2 2 (3.03%) J2EE
2 2 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) Middleware
3 1 (1.52%) Spring
3 1 (1.52%) Java EE
3 1 (1.52%) JSON
3 1 (1.52%) jQuery
3 1 (1.52%) RESTful
3 1 (1.52%) REST
3 1 (1.52%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.52%) CSS
3 1 (1.52%) JDBC
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
3 1 (1.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.55%) Clustering
5 2 (3.03%) CCTV
5 2 (3.03%) DTV
5 2 (3.03%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 42 (63.64%) Windows
2 35 (53.03%) Linux
3 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (24.24%) UNIX
5 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.55%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
2 11 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 11 (16.67%) Change Control
3 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (9.09%) BCP
4 6 (9.09%) Analytics
5 5 (7.58%) Big Data Analytics
5 5 (7.58%) Data Analytics
5 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 3 (4.55%) Office Automation
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (3.03%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.03%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.03%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (3.03%) DevOps
7 2 (3.03%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.52%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.09%) VBScript
3 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.58%) SQL
4 3 (4.55%) Java
4 3 (4.55%) Ruby
5 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.52%) Perl
6 1 (1.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (25.76%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) MCSE
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) CCNA
5 2 (3.03%) MCSA
6 1 (1.52%) CCIE
6 1 (1.52%) CCNP
6 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.52%) CCSA
6 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 32 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 29 (43.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.70%) XenApp
4 7 (10.61%) vSphere
5 5 (7.58%) HDFS
6 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.52%) Kerio MailServer
7 1 (1.52%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.52%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 6 (9.09%) WSUS
1 6 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (3.03%) Puppet
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.52%) SCCM
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (45.45%) VMware
3 23 (34.85%) Citrix
4 16 (24.24%) NetApp
5 11 (16.67%) CommVault
5 11 (16.67%) Civica
5 11 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
6 7 (10.61%) Symantec
6 7 (10.61%) EMC
7 6 (9.09%) Oracle
8 4 (6.06%) Cisco
9 3 (4.55%) Avaya
9 3 (4.55%) Borland
9 3 (4.55%) Apple
9 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.55%) Fujitsu
9 3 (4.55%) Lumension
10 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
10 2 (3.03%) F5
10 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
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TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London, UK
ServiceNow
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + 10% BONUS
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Kanj Technologies Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago