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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Technical Engineer
Rank 853 889 835
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 43 51 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.043% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.045% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 27 37 47
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £46,600 £51,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +5.26%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 25 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 4 May 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 +23 43 £50,000 +25.00% 3
London +45 14 £57,500 +31.42% 2
Yorkshire +19 11 £55,000 +77.41%
West Yorkshire +12 11 £55,000 +77.41%
Leeds +21 10 £55,000 -
South East -1 9 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Hampshire +5 4 £60,000 +71.42%
Manchester - 4 £31,500 -
North West - 4 £31,500 -
East of England +19 3 £32,500 -18.75%
Kent - 3 £27,500 -
Maidstone - 3 £27,500 -
East Midlands -10 2 £35,000 -9.09%
Hook - 2 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Luton - 2 - -
Derby - 2 £35,000 -
Surrey +4 1 £68,000 +49.45%
Bracknell -1 1 - -
Hertfordshire -6 1 £32,500 -10.34%
Berkshire -6 1 - - 1
Borehamwood - 1 £32,500 -
Southampton - 1 £60,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £41,500 -

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 60 (63.83%) Windows
2 50 (53.19%) Microsoft
2 50 (53.19%) VMware
3 44 (46.81%) MS Exchange
4 41 (43.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (43.62%) Active Directory
5 40 (42.55%) Linux
6 39 (41.49%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (37.23%) Citrix
8 32 (34.04%) MS Excel
9 23 (24.47%) SQL Server
9 23 (24.47%) XenApp
10 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 22 (23.40%) SAN
10 22 (23.40%) VPN
11 21 (22.34%) NetApp
11 21 (22.34%) UNIX
11 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (21.28%) MS Office
13 19 (20.21%) Degree
14 18 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2007
14 18 (19.15%) NAS
14 18 (19.15%) DNS
14 18 (19.15%) Service Delivery
15 17 (18.09%) Finance
15 17 (18.09%) SQL Server 2008
15 17 (18.09%) Change Control
15 17 (18.09%) Technical Architecture
16 16 (17.02%) PowerShell
16 16 (17.02%) Civica

Senior Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 44 (46.81%) MS Exchange
2 22 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2007
4 16 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (10.64%) MS Project Server
5 10 (10.64%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.13%) IIS
6 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.06%) Lync
7 1 (1.06%) JBoss
7 1 (1.06%) Apache
Applications
1 32 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 20 (21.28%) MS Office
3 8 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.13%) Office 365
3 1 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.06%) SaaS
3 1 (1.06%) PaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.06%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.40%) SAN
1 22 (23.40%) VPN
2 18 (19.15%) NAS
2 18 (19.15%) DNS
3 16 (17.02%) Firewall
4 14 (14.89%) WAN
5 10 (10.64%) DHCP
6 9 (9.57%) TCP/IP
7 7 (7.45%) LAN
8 5 (5.32%) Wireshark
8 5 (5.32%) Network Security
8 5 (5.32%) tcpdump
8 5 (5.32%) Internet
9 3 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.19%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (2.13%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.13%) BGP
10 2 (2.13%) EIGRP
10 2 (2.13%) Multicast
10 2 (2.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.47%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (17.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (6.38%) Big Data
5 5 (5.32%) Apache Hive
5 5 (5.32%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Telecoms
3 12 (12.77%) Retail
4 8 (8.51%) Front Office
5 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.38%) Marketing
6 2 (2.13%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Back Office
7 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.32%) XML
2 4 (4.26%) .NET
3 2 (2.13%) J2EE
3 2 (2.13%) SOAP
4 1 (1.06%) Spring
4 1 (1.06%) Java EE
4 1 (1.06%) JSON
4 1 (1.06%) RESTful
4 1 (1.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.06%) JDBC
4 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Clustering
2 6 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) DTV
5 2 (2.13%) CCTV
6 1 (1.06%) BYOD
6 1 (1.06%) Statistics
6 1 (1.06%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 60 (63.83%) Windows
2 41 (43.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (42.55%) Linux
4 21 (22.34%) UNIX
4 21 (22.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (12.77%) Windows XP
7 10 (10.64%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.15%) Service Delivery
2 17 (18.09%) Change Control
2 17 (18.09%) Technical Architecture
3 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (8.51%) Mentoring
4 7 (7.45%) Analytics
5 6 (6.38%) ITIL
5 6 (6.38%) Data Analytics
6 5 (5.32%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.32%) Big Data Analytics
7 4 (4.26%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.26%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.19%) Project Management
8 3 (3.19%) BCP
9 2 (2.13%) CRM
9 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.13%) Programme Management
9 2 (2.13%) DevOps
9 2 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.13%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
3 9 (9.57%) SQL
4 3 (3.19%) Ruby
4 3 (3.19%) VBScript
4 3 (3.19%) C#
4 3 (3.19%) Java
5 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (20.21%) Degree
2 12 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 11 (11.70%) DV Cleared
4 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.38%) CCNA
6 4 (4.26%) MCSE
7 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.13%) CCNP
8 1 (1.06%) MCITP
8 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) CCSA
8 1 (1.06%) MCP
8 1 (1.06%) MCSA
8 1 (1.06%) CCA
8 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 41 (43.62%) Active Directory
2 39 (41.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (24.47%) XenApp
4 10 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.32%) HDFS
6 4 (4.26%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.26%) vSphere
7 3 (3.19%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.13%) XenServer
9 1 (1.06%) ProxySG
9 1 (1.06%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 10 (10.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (6.38%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.19%) WSUS
3 3 (3.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.13%) Puppet
4 2 (2.13%) SCCM
4 2 (2.13%) SCOM
5 1 (1.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 50 (53.19%) Microsoft
1 50 (53.19%) VMware
2 35 (37.23%) Citrix
3 21 (22.34%) NetApp
4 16 (17.02%) Civica
4 16 (17.02%) CommVault
5 12 (12.77%) Oracle
6 10 (10.64%) Fujitsu
6 10 (10.64%) Lumension
6 10 (10.64%) EMC
6 10 (10.64%) Borland
7 9 (9.57%) Juniper
7 9 (9.57%) Cisco
8 7 (7.45%) Fortinet
8 7 (7.45%) Reuters
8 7 (7.45%) Bloomberg
9 5 (5.32%) Symantec
10 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.19%) Avaya
11 2 (2.13%) IBM
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