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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 835 854 828
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 51 18 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.017% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.018% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 38
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £37,450 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Senior Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 28 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 January 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 +44 51 £42,500 -24.44% 2
London -5 15 £55,000 -12.00%
South East -20 15 £43,750 +6.70% 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 -
Hampshire -10 7 - - 1
Leeds - 7 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £40,000 -
Hook - 7 - -
North West - 6 £31,500 -
Manchester - 6 £31,500 -
Surrey -13 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Guildford - 5 £45,000 -
Brighton - 3 £38,000 -
Stafford - 3 £42,500 -
Staffordshire - 3 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 3 £38,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £42,500 -
Telford - 2 £42,500 -
Uxbridge - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £33,750 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £41,500 -
Walsall - 1 £40,000 -
Worcester - 1 £40,000 -
Oldham - 1 £41,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 57 (64.77%) Windows
2 42 (47.73%) VMware
3 38 (43.18%) MS Exchange
4 37 (42.05%) Microsoft
4 37 (42.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (35.23%) Active Directory
6 30 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (31.82%) Citrix
8 24 (27.27%) SAN
9 21 (23.86%) Firewall
10 20 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
10 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
10 20 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (21.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 19 (21.59%) XenApp
12 18 (20.45%) SQL
12 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
13 17 (19.32%) MS Office
14 16 (18.18%) DNS
15 15 (17.05%) Linux
16 14 (15.91%) WAN
16 14 (15.91%) Finance
17 13 (14.77%) DHCP
17 13 (14.77%) Cisco
18 12 (13.64%) TCP/IP
18 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
18 12 (13.64%) Oracle
18 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
19 11 (12.50%) iSCSI

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 38 (43.18%) MS Exchange
2 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (21.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
5 8 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (7.95%) MS Project Server
7 4 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 17 (19.32%) MS Office
3 6 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) PaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (27.27%) SAN
2 21 (23.86%) Firewall
3 16 (18.18%) DNS
4 14 (15.91%) WAN
5 13 (14.77%) DHCP
6 12 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 11 (12.50%) iSCSI
8 10 (11.36%) NAS
8 10 (11.36%) VPN
9 8 (9.09%) VLAN
10 7 (7.95%) LAN
11 4 (4.55%) PBX
11 4 (4.55%) IP Telephony
11 4 (4.55%) Asterisk PBX
12 3 (3.41%) ADSL
13 2 (2.27%) EIGRP
13 2 (2.27%) BGP
13 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (2.27%) Multicast
13 2 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.14%) Big Data
4 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.14%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.95%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Front Office
4 4 (4.55%) Back Office
4 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.55%) Marketing
4 4 (4.55%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) .NET
2 6 (6.82%) XML
3 2 (2.27%) REST
3 2 (2.27%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Clustering
2 4 (4.55%) IVR
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 57 (64.77%) Windows
2 37 (42.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 20 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (17.05%) Linux
5 11 (12.50%) UNIX
6 9 (10.23%) Windows Vista
7 7 (7.95%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 10 (11.36%) ITIL
3 8 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 8 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 8 (9.09%) Change Control
4 7 (7.95%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (5.68%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.41%) People Management
6 3 (3.41%) Analytics
6 3 (3.41%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.41%) Project Management
7 2 (2.27%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.27%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (2.27%) OO
7 2 (2.27%) CRM
7 2 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.27%) ISMS
7 2 (2.27%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.45%) SQL
2 7 (7.95%) Shell Script
2 7 (7.95%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.82%) C#
4 3 (3.41%) Java
4 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.27%) PHP
5 2 (2.27%) C++
5 2 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.09%) Degree
3 7 (7.95%) DV Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.95%) CCNA
4 4 (4.55%) MCSE
4 4 (4.55%) MCSA
4 4 (4.55%) CCNP
4 4 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (3.41%) A+ Certification
5 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.41%) MCP
6 2 (2.27%) MCDBA
6 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.14%) MCITP
7 1 (1.14%) CCA
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 31 (35.23%) Active Directory
2 30 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (21.59%) XenApp
4 8 (9.09%) XenDesktop
4 8 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.41%) vSphere
5 3 (3.41%) XenServer
5 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 7 (7.95%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (7.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.27%) SCCM
4 1 (1.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (47.73%) VMware
2 37 (42.05%) Microsoft
3 28 (31.82%) Citrix
4 13 (14.77%) Cisco
5 12 (13.64%) Oracle
6 10 (11.36%) NetApp
7 9 (10.23%) Juniper
8 8 (9.09%) SonicWALL
9 7 (7.95%) Lumension
9 7 (7.95%) Civica
9 7 (7.95%) Fortinet
9 7 (7.95%) Fujitsu
9 7 (7.95%) CommVault
9 7 (7.95%) Borland
9 7 (7.95%) Reuters
9 7 (7.95%) Bloomberg
9 7 (7.95%) Symantec
9 7 (7.95%) McAfee
10 4 (4.55%) EMC
11 3 (3.41%) HP
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