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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 872 912 909
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 38 54 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.049% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.051% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 31 47 46
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +59.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £66,600 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +46.66%

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
91699 105420 108853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.25% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76674 87821 88006
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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 +31 36 £50,000 -9.09% 1
London +47 15 £57,500 +9.52% 1
South East +43 8 £55,000 +4.76%
Berkshire +29 4 £43,750 -16.66%
South West -4 4 £35,000 -13.58%
Dorset - 4 £35,000 -
Dorchester - 4 £35,000 -
North West -5 3 £35,000 -3.44%
Manchester -6 3 £35,000 -3.44%
Birmingham - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
City of London +47 2 £45,000 -14.28%
Surrey +25 2 £47,500 -31.15%
Hampshire +13 2 £80,000 +105.12%
West Yorkshire +10 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Yorkshire +8 2 £40,000 -27.27%
Huddersfield - 2 £40,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £80,000 -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Reading +15 1 £60,000 +84.61%
Cambridgeshire +15 1 £55,000 +46.66%
East of England +13 1 £55,000 -21.42%
Cambridge +12 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Beckenham - 1 £40,000 -
Bexley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Wimbledon - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 £40,000 -
Newbury - 1 £27,500 -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 -
Reigate - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 34 (41.98%) Windows
2 28 (34.57%) VMware
2 28 (34.57%) Linux
3 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
4 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
6 22 (27.16%) Windows Server
7 21 (25.93%) Cisco
8 20 (24.69%) Firewall
9 19 (23.46%) Active Directory
10 16 (19.75%) Hyper-V
11 15 (18.52%) Citrix
11 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
12 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (17.28%) Java
13 13 (16.05%) SAN
13 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (16.05%) vSphere
13 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
14 12 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
14 12 (14.81%) Computer Science
15 11 (13.58%) ITIL
15 11 (13.58%) Office 365
15 11 (13.58%) Mentoring
15 11 (13.58%) VMware ESXi
16 10 (12.35%) Unix
16 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
17 9 (11.11%) HTML

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 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 12 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 9 (11.11%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.41%) IIS
5 5 (6.17%) Apache
5 5 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.17%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.94%) Apache Spark
6 4 (4.94%) JBoss
6 4 (4.94%) SAS
6 4 (4.94%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.58%) Office 365
2 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.69%) Firewall
2 13 (16.05%) SAN
3 9 (11.11%) VPN
4 8 (9.88%) HTTP
4 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
5 7 (8.64%) HTTPS
6 6 (7.41%) iSCSI
7 5 (6.17%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (4.94%) DNS
8 4 (4.94%) VoIP
8 4 (4.94%) WebEx
9 3 (3.70%) MPLS
9 3 (3.70%) VLAN
10 2 (2.47%) BGP
10 2 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (2.47%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (2.47%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.47%) NAS
10 2 (2.47%) OSPF
10 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.05%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) Triplestore
3 6 (7.41%) Hadoop
3 6 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 6 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.94%) MySQL
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.47%) HBase
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Selenium
2 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.23%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.23%) SilkTest
3 1 (1.23%) WATIR
General
1 12 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.94%) Billing
3 3 (3.70%) Finance
4 2 (2.47%) Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) HTML
2 8 (9.88%) CSS
2 8 (9.88%) Web Services
3 7 (8.64%) .NET
3 7 (8.64%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.64%) jQuery
3 7 (8.64%) JSON
3 7 (8.64%) React
3 7 (8.64%) RESTful
3 7 (8.64%) XML
3 7 (8.64%) XML Schema
3 7 (8.64%) XSLT
4 2 (2.47%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.47%) Kafka
4 2 (2.47%) SOAP
5 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.23%) LAMP
5 1 (1.23%) REST
5 1 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.64%) Algorithms
2 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.64%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.94%) VCE vBlock
5 3 (3.70%) PKI
5 3 (3.70%) Replication
6 2 (2.47%) Cyber Attack
6 2 (2.47%) SCADA
7 1 (1.23%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.23%) iPad
7 1 (1.23%) iPhone
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.23%) Statistics
7 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.98%) Windows
2 28 (34.57%) Linux
3 22 (27.16%) Windows Server
4 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (12.35%) Unix
7 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.94%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.94%) SUSE
8 4 (4.94%) VMS
8 4 (4.94%) Windows 2000
8 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.94%) Windows NT
9 2 (2.47%) CentOS
10 1 (1.23%) CatOS
10 1 (1.23%) Debian
10 1 (1.23%) Fedora
10 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
2 14 (17.28%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.58%) ITIL
3 11 (13.58%) Mentoring
4 9 (11.11%) Coaching
5 8 (9.88%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (8.64%) Analytics
6 7 (8.64%) BDD
6 7 (8.64%) DevOps
6 7 (8.64%) Extreme Programming
6 7 (8.64%) Information Security
6 7 (8.64%) Pair Programming
6 7 (8.64%) Scrum
6 7 (8.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (8.64%) TDD
7 6 (7.41%) Business Transformation
7 6 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.41%) Line Management
7 6 (7.41%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) Java
2 10 (12.35%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.64%) SPARQL
3 7 (8.64%) SQL
3 7 (8.64%) XPath
3 7 (8.64%) XQuery
4 6 (7.41%) Scala
5 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.94%) Python
5 4 (4.94%) R
6 2 (2.47%) C#
6 2 (2.47%) C++
6 2 (2.47%) Ruby
7 1 (1.23%) C
7 1 (1.23%) PHP
7 1 (1.23%) VB
7 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 7 (8.64%) PhD
3 6 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.94%) CCNA
5 4 (4.94%) RHCE
5 4 (4.94%) RHCSA
6 3 (3.70%) MCP
6 3 (3.70%) MCSA
6 3 (3.70%) MCSE
7 2 (2.47%) CCA
7 2 (2.47%) CCNP
7 2 (2.47%) CISA
7 2 (2.47%) CISM
7 2 (2.47%) CISSP
7 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.47%) VCAP
8 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 2 (2.47%) GPG13
3 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (23.46%) Active Directory
3 16 (19.75%) Hyper-V
4 13 (16.05%) vSphere
5 11 (13.58%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (7.41%) Docker
6 6 (7.41%) NFS
6 6 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (7.41%) XenApp
7 5 (6.17%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.94%) vCloud
8 4 (4.94%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.47%) HDFS
9 2 (2.47%) XenServer
10 1 (1.23%) Firmware
10 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Ansible
2 4 (4.94%) vMotion
3 3 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.70%) SCCM
4 2 (2.47%) Icinga
4 2 (2.47%) Nagios
4 2 (2.47%) PowerCLI
4 2 (2.47%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.23%) Puppet
5 1 (1.23%) SCOM
5 1 (1.23%) SCSM
5 1 (1.23%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (34.57%) VMware
2 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
3 21 (25.93%) Cisco
4 15 (18.52%) Citrix
5 8 (9.88%) HP
5 8 (9.88%) Oracle
6 6 (7.41%) Symantec
7 4 (4.94%) Cloudera
7 4 (4.94%) Hortonworks
7 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.70%) Kaspersky
8 3 (3.70%) SonicWALL
8 3 (3.70%) Sophos
8 3 (3.70%) Veeam
9 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.23%) Apple
10 1 (1.23%) arcserve
10 1 (1.23%) Genesys
10 1 (1.23%) Juniper
10 1 (1.23%) NetApp
Bexley, Kent
SLS Services Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago