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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 857 848 839
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 36 59 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.051% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.054% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 33 43 31
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -35.18%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £35,750 £54,000
% change year-on-year
+46.85% -33.79%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 26 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 28 August 2015. 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 -19 36 £50,000 +42.85% 8
London +16 13 £40,250 +15.00% 3
Yorkshire +16 9 £55,000 +10.00%
West Yorkshire +9 9 £55,000 +10.00%
South East +6 7 £52,500 +15.38%
Leeds +14 5 £55,000 +10.00%
Berkshire +7 5 £52,500 +54.41%
East of England -1 4 £41,250 -37.50% 2
Reading -4 3 £32,500 -
City of London +26 2 £43,000 -28.33%
Manchester -1 2 £36,250 +15.07%
North West -1 2 £36,250 +30.63% 1
Hertfordshire -11 2 £51,250 -22.34%
Windsor - 2 £58,750 -
Surrey +4 1 £69,000 -
South West -32 1 £40,500 +52.83% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £39,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £37,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £45,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £40,500 -
Borehamwood - 1 £32,500 -
Bradford - 1 £50,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £39,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £37,500 -
Essex - 1 £45,000 - 1

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 50 (68.49%) Windows
2 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
3 38 (52.05%) VMware
4 36 (49.32%) Active Directory
4 36 (49.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 32 (43.84%) MS Exchange
6 31 (42.47%) Linux
7 26 (35.62%) Citrix
8 25 (34.25%) MS Excel
9 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (28.77%) SAN
11 20 (27.40%) Firewall
12 18 (24.66%) VPN
12 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 18 (24.66%) Data Centre
13 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
13 17 (23.29%) Degree
13 17 (23.29%) XenApp
14 15 (20.55%) NetApp
15 14 (19.18%) UNIX
15 14 (19.18%) WAN
15 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (19.18%) Change Control
16 13 (17.81%) Service Delivery
16 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
17 12 (16.44%) DNS
17 12 (16.44%) LAN
17 12 (16.44%) Cisco
18 11 (15.07%) CommVault
18 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 32 (43.84%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.22%) IIS
5 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.37%) Apache
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (34.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.59%) MS Office
3 3 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (9.59%) Office 365
2 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.48%) IaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.37%) Route 53
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (28.77%) SAN
2 20 (27.40%) Firewall
3 18 (24.66%) VPN
4 14 (19.18%) WAN
5 12 (16.44%) LAN
5 12 (16.44%) DNS
6 11 (15.07%) NAS
7 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
7 8 (10.96%) DHCP
8 4 (5.48%) VoIP
9 2 (2.74%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.74%) IPv4
9 2 (2.74%) IPv6
9 2 (2.74%) Internet
9 2 (2.74%) tcpdump
9 2 (2.74%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (2.74%) OSPF
9 2 (2.74%) BGP
9 2 (2.74%) EIGRP
9 2 (2.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (15.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.74%) Big Data
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) eggPlant
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.37%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.37%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) Selenium
2 1 (1.37%) Firebug
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
2 5 (6.85%) Marketing
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Electronics
4 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
5 1 (1.37%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) J2EE
2 2 (2.74%) SOAP
2 2 (2.74%) Web Services
2 2 (2.74%) XML
3 1 (1.37%) Flash
3 1 (1.37%) JSF
3 1 (1.37%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.37%) jQuery
3 1 (1.37%) REST
3 1 (1.37%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.37%) COM
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
3 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.74%) DTV
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.74%) Clustering
3 2 (2.74%) CCTV
3 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.74%) Physics
4 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 50 (68.49%) Windows
2 31 (42.47%) Linux
3 23 (31.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (24.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (19.18%) UNIX
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.48%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.74%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.74%) Solaris
9 1 (1.37%) AIX
9 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.37%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.18%) Change Control
2 13 (17.81%) Service Delivery
3 11 (15.07%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (10.96%) ITIL
5 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.22%) BCP
7 5 (6.85%) Project Management
8 4 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.11%) TDD
9 3 (4.11%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.11%) Analytics
9 3 (4.11%) DevOps
9 3 (4.11%) SDLC
10 2 (2.74%) Line Management
10 2 (2.74%) Software Distribution
10 2 (2.74%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (2.74%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.81%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.59%) VBScript
3 6 (8.22%) SQL
4 3 (4.11%) Ruby
5 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.74%) C
5 2 (2.74%) C#
5 2 (2.74%) Java
5 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (23.29%) Degree
2 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (8.22%) MCSE
5 5 (6.85%) MCSA
6 3 (4.11%) CCNP
6 3 (4.11%) CCNA
6 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.74%) ISEB
7 2 (2.74%) CCIE
8 1 (1.37%) RHCE
8 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.37%) MCITP
8 1 (1.37%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) JTAG
System Software
1 36 (49.32%) Active Directory
1 36 (49.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (23.29%) XenApp
3 11 (15.07%) Hyper-V
4 10 (13.70%) vSphere
5 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.48%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.74%) HDFS
7 1 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.37%) UAG
7 1 (1.37%) Kerio MailServer
7 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.37%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) Backup Exec
1 7 (9.59%) WSUS
2 6 (8.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (5.48%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (4.11%) Puppet
5 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.37%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.37%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.37%) SnapMirror
6 1 (1.37%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
2 38 (52.05%) VMware
3 26 (35.62%) Citrix
4 15 (20.55%) NetApp
5 12 (16.44%) Cisco
6 11 (15.07%) CommVault
6 11 (15.07%) Dell Compellent
6 11 (15.07%) Civica
7 8 (10.96%) Symantec
8 7 (9.59%) HP
9 5 (6.85%) Dell
10 4 (5.48%) EMC
10 4 (5.48%) Red Hat
11 3 (4.11%) Apple
11 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
11 3 (4.11%) Avaya
11 3 (4.11%) Oracle
12 2 (2.74%) SAP
12 2 (2.74%) Sophos
12 2 (2.74%) F5
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Plymouth
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + 10% BONUS
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