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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 838 859 866
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 53 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.028% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.030% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 27
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 £25,000 £34,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £45,000
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
106380 101290 110833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 86308 84102 94334
Average salary £45,000 £43,164 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.56%
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 0 53 £36,250 -32.87% 3
South East +14 14 £54,000 +35.00% 1
London -4 13 £34,000 -37.03%
South West -7 11 £30,000 -13.04%
Berkshire - 8 - -
West Midlands -13 7 £45,000 +83.67%
Reading - 7 - -
Bristol - 6 £37,500 -
Telford - 4 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 4 - -
North West - 4 £24,000 - 2
Shropshire - 4 £45,000 -
Wiltshire -6 3 £26,500 -23.18%
Swindon - 3 £26,500 -
City of London +10 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Birmingham -9 2 £42,500 +73.46%
Redruth - 2 £25,000 -
Manchester - 2 £27,750 -
Cornwall - 2 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +5 1 £62,500 -
West Sussex -10 1 £45,500 +19.73%
East of England -15 1 £66,000 +22.22%
Hertfordshire -21 1 £66,000 +22.22%
Leeds -23 1 £50,000 +69.49%
West Yorkshire -25 1 £50,000 +69.49%
Yorkshire -40 1 £50,000 +69.49%
Docklands, London - 1 £34,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £40,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 66 (69.47%) Windows
2 38 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 27 (28.42%) Microsoft
3 27 (28.42%) Linux
3 27 (28.42%) SQL
3 27 (28.42%) VMware
4 23 (24.21%) TCP/IP
5 22 (23.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (22.11%) MS Exchange
6 21 (22.11%) ITIL
6 21 (22.11%) UNIX
6 21 (22.11%) SAN
7 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
8 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (20.00%) Degree
9 16 (16.84%) MS Office
9 16 (16.84%) Citrix
9 16 (16.84%) Firewall
10 15 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
11 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
12 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
12 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
13 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
14 11 (11.58%) VPN
15 10 (10.53%) Cisco

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 21 (22.11%) MS Exchange
2 15 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
3 13 (13.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.37%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (4.21%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (4.21%) IIS
7 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.05%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) MS Office
2 14 (14.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.21%) TCP/IP
2 21 (22.11%) SAN
3 16 (16.84%) Firewall
4 11 (11.58%) VPN
5 10 (10.53%) LAN
5 10 (10.53%) WAN
6 9 (9.47%) DNS
7 8 (8.42%) Asterisk PBX
7 8 (8.42%) DHCP
7 8 (8.42%) PBX
7 8 (8.42%) LDAP
8 7 (7.37%) iSCSI
9 5 (5.26%) NAS
10 4 (4.21%) IP Telephony
10 4 (4.21%) Wireshark
10 4 (4.21%) Softphone
10 4 (4.21%) ADSL
10 4 (4.21%) VoIP
10 4 (4.21%) HTTP
10 4 (4.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.16%) MySQL
5 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (7.37%) Spanish Language
2 5 (5.26%) Banking
3 4 (4.21%) Finance
3 4 (4.21%) Back Office
4 2 (2.11%) French Language
4 2 (2.11%) German Language
4 2 (2.11%) Billing
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
4 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.42%) XML
2 6 (6.32%) HTML
2 6 (6.32%) CSS
3 5 (5.26%) .NET
4 4 (4.21%) Ajax
4 4 (4.21%) XHTML
4 4 (4.21%) Web Services
5 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.11%) WCF
6 2 (2.11%) REST
7 1 (1.05%) STL
7 1 (1.05%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) IVR
2 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.26%) Clustering
3 5 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.21%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.16%) CMDB
6 2 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.05%) Replication
7 1 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 66 (69.47%) Windows
2 27 (28.42%) Linux
3 22 (23.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (22.11%) UNIX
5 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.16%) Windows Vista
6 3 (3.16%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) ITIL
2 12 (12.63%) Mentoring
3 7 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.26%) OO
4 5 (5.26%) ITIL V2
4 5 (5.26%) ISMS
5 4 (4.21%) Business Transformation
5 4 (4.21%) People Management
5 4 (4.21%) Change Control
5 4 (4.21%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.21%) Project Planning
5 4 (4.21%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (4.21%) Service Management
5 4 (4.21%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.16%) ITSM
6 3 (3.16%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.16%) Test Strategy
6 3 (3.16%) Resource Management
6 3 (3.16%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (28.42%) SQL
2 12 (12.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.53%) Python
4 9 (9.47%) Java
5 7 (7.37%) C#
6 3 (3.16%) Perl
6 3 (3.16%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.11%) PHP
8 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) Degree
2 13 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.47%) MCSE
4 7 (7.37%) MCSA
5 6 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.26%) CCNA
6 5 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.21%) Network+ Certification
7 4 (4.21%) MCP
7 4 (4.21%) CCNP
8 3 (3.16%) A+ Certification
8 3 (3.16%) HNC
8 3 (3.16%) HND
9 2 (2.11%) MCTS
9 2 (2.11%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.05%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.05%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.05%) MCITP
10 1 (1.05%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
2 5 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.47%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.32%) XenServer
5 5 (5.26%) XenApp
6 3 (3.16%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.11%) vSphere
7 2 (2.11%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.05%) ProxySG
8 1 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.05%) UAG
8 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) SCCM
2 4 (4.21%) MOM
2 4 (4.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (3.16%) SCOM
4 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.05%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 27 (28.42%) Microsoft
1 27 (28.42%) VMware
2 16 (16.84%) Citrix
3 10 (10.53%) Cisco
3 10 (10.53%) Oracle
4 6 (6.32%) ServiceNow
4 6 (6.32%) NetApp
4 6 (6.32%) HP
5 4 (4.21%) AppSense
5 4 (4.21%) CommVault
5 4 (4.21%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.16%) SonicWALL
7 2 (2.11%) EMC
8 1 (1.05%) Dell
8 1 (1.05%) Symantec
8 1 (1.05%) Juniper
8 1 (1.05%) Blue Coat
8 1 (1.05%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.05%) F5
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