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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 858 895 849
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 35 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.014% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.015% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 32 13 32
Average salary £39,000 £54,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £54,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +20.00%

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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £38,500
% 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 21 November 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 21 November 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 +3 35 £39,000 -27.77% 7
South East -6 13 £38,000 -2.56% 1
London -8 11 £40,000 -33.33%
Brighton - 7 £38,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £38,000 -
Surrey - 6 £45,000 - 1
Guildford - 6 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands - 5 £43,750 - 3
South West - 4 £37,500 -
Bristol - 4 £37,500 -
Telford - 3 £43,750 -
Shropshire - 3 £43,750 -
Uxbridge - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 - 1
City of London +27 1 £60,000 -4.00%
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £41,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £41,000 -
Northampton - 1 £50,000 -
Oldham - 1 £41,000 -

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 59 (61.46%) Windows
2 37 (38.54%) Active Directory
3 31 (32.29%) VMware
4 29 (30.21%) SQL
5 28 (29.17%) SAN
6 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (27.08%) MS Exchange
8 24 (25.00%) Citrix
9 23 (23.96%) Firewall
10 22 (22.92%) TCP/IP
11 20 (20.83%) ITIL
11 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
12 19 (19.79%) MS Office
13 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (17.71%) DNS
15 15 (15.63%) DHCP
15 15 (15.63%) Linux
16 14 (14.58%) iSCSI
17 13 (13.54%) UNIX
17 13 (13.54%) C#
17 13 (13.54%) Cisco
18 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
18 12 (12.50%) WAN
18 12 (12.50%) LAN
18 12 (12.50%) XenApp

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 26 (27.08%) MS Exchange
2 20 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2007
2 20 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (9.38%) SharePoint
5 7 (7.29%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (4.17%) IIS
6 4 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.04%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (19.79%) MS Office
2 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.21%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.17%) SAN
2 23 (23.96%) Firewall
3 22 (22.92%) TCP/IP
4 17 (17.71%) DNS
5 15 (15.63%) DHCP
6 14 (14.58%) iSCSI
7 12 (12.50%) LAN
7 12 (12.50%) WAN
8 11 (11.46%) VPN
9 9 (9.38%) VLAN
10 8 (8.33%) Asterisk PBX
10 8 (8.33%) PBX
11 6 (6.25%) LDAP
11 6 (6.25%) NAS
12 4 (4.17%) Wireshark
12 4 (4.17%) Softphone
12 4 (4.17%) IP Telephony
12 4 (4.17%) ADSL
12 4 (4.17%) SMTP
12 4 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Big Data
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (7.29%) Spanish Language
2 6 (6.25%) Finance
3 5 (5.21%) Banking
4 4 (4.17%) Back Office
4 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.17%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) Billing
6 1 (1.04%) French Language
6 1 (1.04%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.46%) .NET
1 11 (11.46%) XML
2 3 (3.13%) HTML
2 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.13%) CSS
2 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.08%) REST
3 2 (2.08%) STL
3 2 (2.08%) Web Services
3 2 (2.08%) WCF
4 1 (1.04%) XHTML
4 1 (1.04%) Ajax
4 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) IVR
1 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.25%) Clustering
3 4 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.04%) CMDB
6 1 (1.04%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.04%) Replication
6 1 (1.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 59 (61.46%) Windows
2 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (15.63%) Linux
6 13 (13.54%) UNIX
7 3 (3.13%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.08%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.08%) Mac OS
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.83%) ITIL
2 12 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 10 (10.42%) Software Engineering
4 8 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 7 (7.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.21%) ISMS
6 5 (5.21%) ITIL V2
6 5 (5.21%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.17%) People Management
7 4 (4.17%) Change Control
7 4 (4.17%) Business Transformation
7 4 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.17%) OO
8 3 (3.13%) Project Management
8 3 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.13%) Resource Management
8 3 (3.13%) Software Deployment
8 3 (3.13%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.21%) SQL
2 13 (13.54%) C#
3 9 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.29%) Java
5 3 (3.13%) Python
6 2 (2.08%) PHP
6 2 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (1.04%) Perl
7 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.46%) Degree
3 8 (8.33%) CCNA
3 8 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.33%) MCSE
4 7 (7.29%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (6.25%) MCSA
6 4 (4.17%) MCP
6 4 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.17%) CCNP
7 3 (3.13%) HNC
7 3 (3.13%) HND
7 3 (3.13%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.08%) MCDBA
9 1 (1.04%) VCAP
9 1 (1.04%) JNCIA
9 1 (1.04%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.04%) MCTS
9 1 (1.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) SLA
2 5 (5.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (38.54%) Active Directory
2 26 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.50%) XenApp
4 7 (7.29%) XenServer
4 7 (7.29%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.08%) vSphere
8 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 7 (7.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (6.25%) SCCM
4 4 (4.17%) MOM
4 4 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.04%) SCOM
5 1 (1.04%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 31 (32.29%) VMware
2 27 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 24 (25.00%) Citrix
4 13 (13.54%) Cisco
5 10 (10.42%) SonicWALL
6 9 (9.38%) Oracle
7 8 (8.33%) Symantec
8 7 (7.29%) McAfee
9 6 (6.25%) NetApp
10 5 (5.21%) HP
11 4 (4.17%) CommVault
11 4 (4.17%) AppSense
11 4 (4.17%) ServiceNow
12 3 (3.13%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.08%) Avaya
13 2 (2.08%) Juniper
14 1 (1.04%) Sun
14 1 (1.04%) 3PAR
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