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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 830 844 859
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 64 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.031% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.033% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 29
Average salary £36,250 £54,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.87% +27.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £34,900 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £54,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-30.55% +27.05%

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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 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 22 September 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 +38 64 £36,250 -32.87% 1
South East +3 14 £54,000 +35.00%
London -8 13 £34,000 -37.03% 1
South West -20 13 £30,000 -13.04%
West Midlands -1 10 £40,000 +19.40%
Berkshire - 8 - -
Reading - 7 - -
Bristol - 7 £37,500 -
North West - 6 £27,750 -
Shropshire - 5 £45,000 -
Telford - 5 £45,000 -
Wiltshire -2 4 £26,500 -23.18%
East of England -5 4 £66,000 +22.22%
Hertfordshire -11 4 £66,000 +22.22%
Middlesex - 4 - -
Manchester - 4 £31,500 -
Swindon - 4 £26,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
Rugby - 3 £40,000 -
Birmingham +2 2 £42,500 +73.46%
Leeds -32 2 £50,000 +42.85%
West Yorkshire -42 2 £50,000 +42.85%
Yorkshire -53 2 £50,000 +42.85%
East Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Cornwall - 2 £25,000 -
Redruth - 2 £25,000 -
Oxfordshire +9 1 £62,500 -
City of London -1 1 £60,000 +41.17% 1
West Sussex -17 1 £45,500 +19.73%
Docklands, London - 1 £34,000 -

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 72 (72.00%) Windows
2 42 (42.00%) Active Directory
3 29 (29.00%) Linux
4 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (28.00%) VMware
5 27 (27.00%) SQL
6 25 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 24 (24.00%) MS Exchange
8 23 (23.00%) UNIX
8 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (22.00%) ITIL
10 21 (21.00%) SQL Server
10 21 (21.00%) SAN
10 21 (21.00%) Degree
11 20 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (19.00%) Firewall
13 17 (17.00%) MS Office
14 16 (16.00%) Citrix
15 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
15 15 (15.00%) SharePoint
15 15 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (15.00%) Mentoring
16 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 13 (13.00%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (13.00%) VPN
18 12 (12.00%) Python
18 12 (12.00%) JavaScript
18 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 24 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.00%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (4.00%) IIS
7 3 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.00%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Office
2 15 (15.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 21 (21.00%) SAN
3 19 (19.00%) Firewall
4 13 (13.00%) VPN
5 11 (11.00%) LAN
5 11 (11.00%) WAN
6 10 (10.00%) DNS
7 9 (9.00%) DHCP
7 9 (9.00%) LDAP
8 8 (8.00%) Asterisk PBX
8 8 (8.00%) PBX
9 7 (7.00%) iSCSI
10 5 (5.00%) NAS
11 4 (4.00%) IP Telephony
11 4 (4.00%) Wireshark
11 4 (4.00%) Softphone
11 4 (4.00%) ADSL
11 4 (4.00%) VoIP
11 4 (4.00%) SMTP
11 4 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.00%) MySQL
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (7.00%) Spanish Language
2 5 (5.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.00%) Finance
3 4 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (2.00%) Billing
4 2 (2.00%) French Language
4 2 (2.00%) German Language
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Advertising
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.00%) XML
2 7 (7.00%) HTML
2 7 (7.00%) CSS
3 5 (5.00%) XHTML
3 5 (5.00%) Web Services
3 5 (5.00%) Ajax
4 4 (4.00%) .NET
5 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.00%) Application Packaging
6 2 (2.00%) WCF
7 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.00%) STL
7 1 (1.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) IVR
2 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.00%) Clustering
4 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.00%) CMDB
5 4 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.00%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.00%) Replication
7 1 (1.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 72 (72.00%) Windows
2 29 (29.00%) Linux
3 23 (23.00%) UNIX
3 23 (23.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (13.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.00%) Windows Vista
6 4 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.00%) ITIL
2 15 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (7.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.00%) Project Planning
4 6 (6.00%) OO
4 6 (6.00%) People Management
5 5 (5.00%) Service Management
5 5 (5.00%) ITIL V2
5 5 (5.00%) ISMS
6 4 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (4.00%) Change Control
6 4 (4.00%) ITSM
6 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (4.00%) Business Transformation
7 3 (3.00%) Software Deployment
7 3 (3.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (3.00%) Resource Management
7 3 (3.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.00%) SQL
2 12 (12.00%) Python
2 12 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.00%) Java
4 7 (7.00%) C#
5 5 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (1.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.00%) VB
7 1 (1.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 21 (21.00%) Degree
2 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.00%) MCSE
4 7 (7.00%) MCSA
5 6 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.00%) MCP
6 5 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (5.00%) CCNA
7 4 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (4.00%) CCNP
8 3 (3.00%) HNC
8 3 (3.00%) HND
8 3 (3.00%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.00%) MCTS
9 2 (2.00%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.00%) VCAP
10 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) SLA
2 5 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 42 (42.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.00%) XenServer
5 5 (5.00%) XenApp
6 3 (3.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.00%) vSphere
7 2 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.00%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.00%) UAG
8 1 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 10 (10.00%) SCCM
2 4 (4.00%) MOM
2 4 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.00%) SCOM
4 2 (2.00%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.00%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (28.00%) Microsoft
1 28 (28.00%) VMware
2 16 (16.00%) Citrix
3 11 (11.00%) Oracle
4 10 (10.00%) Cisco
5 7 (7.00%) ServiceNow
5 7 (7.00%) NetApp
6 6 (6.00%) HP
7 4 (4.00%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.00%) CommVault
7 4 (4.00%) AppSense
8 3 (3.00%) SonicWALL
9 2 (2.00%) Symantec
9 2 (2.00%) Dell
9 2 (2.00%) EMC
10 1 (1.00%) Juniper
10 1 (1.00%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.00%) F5
10 1 (1.00%) Blue Coat
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