The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Technical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 845 919 942
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 31 66 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.062% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.064% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 26 59 30
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £68,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%

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
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Senior Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Technical Engineer in the job title.

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 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Senior Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 27 £47,500 +5.55% 3
London +45 11 £55,000 +57.14% 1
South East +49 5 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Lincoln - 5 - -
Lincolnshire - 5 - -
East Midlands - 5 - -
West Yorkshire +25 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Yorkshire +9 3 £40,000 -27.27%
Kent - 3 £29,000 -
Berkshire +41 2 £57,500 +43.75%
Reading +30 2 £57,500 -
Manchester -6 2 £34,250 -
North West -13 2 £34,250 -
Huddersfield - 2 £40,000 -
Leeds +25 1 £50,000 -9.09%
West Malling - 1 £27,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £40,000 -
Bexley - 1 £45,000 -
Rochdale - 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Senior Technical Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (32.35%) Windows
2 21 (30.88%) Linux
3 20 (29.41%) VMware
4 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
4 18 (26.47%) Active Directory
5 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
5 13 (19.12%) Java
5 13 (19.12%) Firewall
5 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 12 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 11 (16.18%) Cisco
7 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
8 10 (14.71%) ITIL
8 10 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (13.24%) Unix
9 9 (13.24%) VPN
9 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 8 (11.76%) DNS
10 8 (11.76%) Oracle
10 8 (11.76%) Symantec
10 8 (11.76%) Information Security
10 8 (11.76%) NoSQL
10 8 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (10.29%) DevOps
11 7 (10.29%) Office 365

Senior Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.35%) IIS
5 4 (5.88%) Apache Spark
5 4 (5.88%) JBoss
5 4 (5.88%) SAS
5 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.94%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (10.29%) Office 365
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.12%) Firewall
2 9 (13.24%) VPN
3 8 (11.76%) DNS
4 7 (10.29%) SAN
5 5 (7.35%) VoIP
6 4 (5.88%) WebEx
7 3 (4.41%) BGP
7 3 (4.41%) MPLS
7 3 (4.41%) OSPF
7 3 (4.41%) VLAN
8 2 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.94%) DHCP
8 2 (2.94%) EIGRP
8 2 (2.94%) HSRP
8 2 (2.94%) HTTP
8 2 (2.94%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.94%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.94%) NAS
9 1 (1.47%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 6 (8.82%) Hadoop
2 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
2 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.94%) HBase
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) Triplestore
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Selenium
1 3 (4.41%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) Moq
3 1 (1.47%) NSubstitute
3 1 (1.47%) NuGet
3 1 (1.47%) NUnit
3 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (10.29%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.35%) Finance
3 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.47%) French Language
4 1 (1.47%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) Web Services
2 3 (4.41%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) JSON
2 3 (4.41%) RESTful
2 3 (4.41%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.94%) CSS
3 2 (2.94%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (2.94%) HTML
3 2 (2.94%) jQuery
3 2 (2.94%) Kafka
3 2 (2.94%) React
3 2 (2.94%) SOAP
3 2 (2.94%) XML Schema
3 2 (2.94%) XSLT
4 1 (1.47%) 802.1X
4 1 (1.47%) LAMP
4 1 (1.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
1 5 (7.35%) PKI
2 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.41%) Replication
4 2 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.94%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.94%) Fintech
4 2 (2.94%) SCADA
5 1 (1.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Windows
2 21 (30.88%) Linux
3 12 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 9 (13.24%) Unix
4 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.88%) SUSE
7 2 (2.94%) CentOS
8 1 (1.47%) CatOS
8 1 (1.47%) Debian
8 1 (1.47%) Fedora
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
1 10 (14.71%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.76%) Identity Access Management
3 8 (11.76%) Information Security
3 8 (11.76%) Software Engineering
4 7 (10.29%) DevOps
5 6 (8.82%) Coaching
5 6 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (8.82%) Line Management
5 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.35%) ETL
6 5 (7.35%) High Availability
6 5 (7.35%) Identity Management
6 5 (7.35%) Presales
6 5 (7.35%) Project Management
7 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.88%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) Java
2 6 (8.82%) Scala
2 6 (8.82%) SQL
3 5 (7.35%) Python
4 4 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.88%) R
5 3 (4.41%) C#
5 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.94%) SPARQL
6 2 (2.94%) VB
6 2 (2.94%) VBScript
6 2 (2.94%) XPath
6 2 (2.94%) XQuery
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.88%) CCNA
3 4 (5.88%) CISA
3 4 (5.88%) CISM
3 4 (5.88%) CISSP
3 4 (5.88%) RHCE
3 4 (5.88%) RHCSA
4 3 (4.41%) MCP
4 3 (4.41%) MCSA
4 3 (4.41%) MCSE
5 2 (2.94%) CCNP
5 2 (2.94%) Degree
5 2 (2.94%) PhD
5 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.47%) CCA
6 1 (1.47%) CCIE
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) GPG13
1 4 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.41%) QA
3 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.18%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.82%) Docker
5 5 (7.35%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.41%) vSphere
7 2 (2.94%) HDFS
7 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.94%) XenApp
8 1 (1.47%) Firmware
8 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) Ansible
2 5 (7.35%) Backup Exec
3 4 (5.88%) SCCM
4 3 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.94%) WSUS
6 1 (1.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.47%) Icinga
6 1 (1.47%) Kibana
6 1 (1.47%) Nagios
6 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.47%) Puppet
6 1 (1.47%) SCOM
6 1 (1.47%) SCSM
6 1 (1.47%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) VMware
2 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (16.18%) Cisco
4 8 (11.76%) Oracle
4 8 (11.76%) Symantec
5 7 (10.29%) Citrix
6 4 (5.88%) Cloudera
6 4 (5.88%) Hortonworks
6 4 (5.88%) HP
6 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.41%) Kaspersky
7 3 (4.41%) SonicWALL
7 3 (4.41%) Sophos
7 3 (4.41%) Veeam
8 2 (2.94%) NetApp
9 1 (1.47%) Apple
9 1 (1.47%) Civica
9 1 (1.47%) CommVault
9 1 (1.47%) Juniper
9 1 (1.47%) WatchGuard
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