The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 850 838 869
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 54 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.034% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.036% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 18
Average salary £40,000 £54,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +39.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,800 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £54,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £54,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +47.94%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -22 51 £40,000 -25.92% 9
South East -5 11 £47,500 +18.75% 3
South West -4 8 £26,500 -26.38% 4
East of England -22 7 £66,000 +22.22%
London -32 7 £35,000 -31.70%
North West +13 6 £31,500 +53.65%
Berkshire +10 6 £47,500 +3.26% 1
West Midlands +4 5 £40,000 +19.40%
Manchester +4 5 £31,500 +53.65%
Reading +3 5 £47,500 +3.26% 1
Hertfordshire -20 5 £66,000 +22.22%
Wiltshire -5 4 £26,500 -23.18% 1
Leeds -29 4 £50,000 +42.85% 1
West Yorkshire -30 4 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire -34 4 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Bristol - 4 £30,000 -
Swindon - 4 £26,500 - 1
Rugby - 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £50,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £52,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Lincolnshire - 2 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £34,000 -
Telford - 2 - -
Cambridge - 2 £40,000 -
Egham - 2 - -
Grantham - 2 £50,000 -
West Sussex -2 1 £45,500 +19.73%

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 62 (59.05%) Windows
2 44 (41.90%) VMware
3 36 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 36 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (31.43%) Citrix
4 33 (31.43%) SAN
5 29 (27.62%) Degree
6 28 (26.67%) Linux
7 23 (21.90%) UNIX
7 23 (21.90%) XenApp
8 22 (20.95%) MS Exchange
9 21 (20.00%) SQL
9 21 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (18.10%) ITIL
10 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
10 19 (18.10%) Firewall
11 18 (17.14%) TCP/IP
11 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
11 18 (17.14%) XenDesktop
12 15 (14.29%) MS Office
12 15 (14.29%) VPN
13 14 (13.33%) Python
13 14 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
14 13 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (10.48%) XML
15 11 (10.48%) JavaScript
16 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
16 10 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
16 10 (9.52%) Java

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 22 (20.95%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.76%) IIS
6 4 (3.81%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (2.86%) Lync
7 3 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.95%) GlassFish
Applications
1 15 (14.29%) MS Office
2 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) SaaS
2 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.43%) SAN
2 19 (18.10%) Firewall
3 18 (17.14%) TCP/IP
4 15 (14.29%) VPN
5 9 (8.57%) LDAP
6 7 (6.67%) LAN
7 6 (5.71%) WAN
7 6 (5.71%) DHCP
7 6 (5.71%) DNS
8 5 (4.76%) Internet
8 5 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (3.81%) NAS
9 4 (3.81%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (3.81%) Softphone
9 4 (3.81%) Wireshark
9 4 (3.81%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.81%) SSL
9 4 (3.81%) HTTP
9 4 (3.81%) SMTP
9 4 (3.81%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.81%) MySQL
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.95%) Text Mining
5 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.95%) IntelliJ
2 1 (0.95%) NetBeans
2 1 (0.95%) Ant
General
1 6 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.81%) Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.86%) Finance
4 3 (2.86%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.90%) Billing
5 2 (1.90%) French Language
5 2 (1.90%) German Language
6 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.48%) XML
2 8 (7.62%) HTML
3 7 (6.67%) CSS
3 7 (6.67%) Web Services
3 7 (6.67%) Flash
4 5 (4.76%) XHTML
4 5 (4.76%) Ajax
5 4 (3.81%) .NET
5 4 (3.81%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.90%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.90%) WCF
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (0.95%) Java SE
8 1 (0.95%) Java EE
8 1 (0.95%) HTML5
8 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.95%) JMS
8 1 (0.95%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.95%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.76%) Clustering
3 4 (3.81%) IVR
3 4 (3.81%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.81%) CMDB
4 2 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.95%) Wiki
5 1 (0.95%) Open Source
5 1 (0.95%) Life Science
5 1 (0.95%) Replication
5 1 (0.95%) PKI
5 1 (0.95%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 62 (59.05%) Windows
2 28 (26.67%) Linux
3 23 (21.90%) UNIX
4 21 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Vista
6 3 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.90%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.10%) ITIL
2 14 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (5.71%) Project Planning
4 5 (4.76%) Service Management
4 5 (4.76%) OO
4 5 (4.76%) Logistics
4 5 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (4.76%) Change Control
5 4 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (3.81%) ITSM
5 4 (3.81%) Business Transformation
5 4 (3.81%) Software Deployment
5 4 (3.81%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (2.86%) Resource Management
6 3 (2.86%) ISMS
6 3 (2.86%) ITIL V2
6 3 (2.86%) Scrum
6 3 (2.86%) Test Strategy
7 2 (1.90%) TDD
7 2 (1.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.00%) SQL
2 14 (13.33%) Python
3 11 (10.48%) JavaScript
4 10 (9.52%) Java
5 7 (6.67%) C#
6 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 4 (3.81%) Perl
8 1 (0.95%) PHP
8 1 (0.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (27.62%) Degree
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.62%) MCSE
4 4 (3.81%) MCSA
4 4 (3.81%) HND
4 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.86%) MCP
5 3 (2.86%) HNC
5 3 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.90%) MCTS
6 2 (1.90%) CCNP
6 2 (1.90%) CCNA
6 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.95%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.95%) JNCIS
7 1 (0.95%) CCSE
7 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) VCAP
7 1 (0.95%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) SLA
2 3 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 36 (34.29%) Active Directory
1 36 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (21.90%) XenApp
3 18 (17.14%) XenDesktop
4 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.76%) XenServer
6 4 (3.81%) UAG
7 3 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.95%) vSphere
8 1 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.95%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (8.57%) SCCM
2 4 (3.81%) MOM
2 4 (3.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.86%) SCOM
4 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.95%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 44 (41.90%) VMware
2 33 (31.43%) Citrix
3 19 (18.10%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.57%) Oracle
4 9 (8.57%) Cisco
5 6 (5.71%) ServiceNow
6 5 (4.76%) Juniper
6 5 (4.76%) NetApp
7 4 (3.81%) CommVault
7 4 (3.81%) AppSense
8 3 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.86%) HP
8 3 (2.86%) Dell
9 2 (1.90%) EMC
9 2 (1.90%) IBM
9 2 (1.90%) SonicWALL
9 2 (1.90%) F5
9 2 (1.90%) Symantec
10 1 (0.95%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.95%) TIBCO
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redruth, Cornwall
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Basic and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex, South East
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago