The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Technical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 457 484 450
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 523 542 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.46% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.48% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 438 440 453
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,050 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the UK.

Technical Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Engineer over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Technical Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

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 Technical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +27 499 £34,000 -8.10% 64
South East -22 187 £35,750 -5.92% 25
London +41 142 £35,000 -6.66% 11
Berkshire -23 86 £40,000 +5.26% 5
Reading -9 52 £37,500 +1.35% 4
Surrey +17 48 £40,000 +3.89% 5
East of England +3 46 £30,000 -14.28% 7
North West +19 32 £30,000 +16.50% 5
Yorkshire +11 32 £41,500 +27.69% 2
South West +1 31 £31,250 -21.87% 8
West Yorkshire +22 30 £41,500 +43.10% 2
Hampshire +7 29 £27,250 -27.33% 3
Manchester +27 24 £29,750 +29.34% 5
Leeds +13 24 £40,000 +23.07% 2
City of London +37 22 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Hertfordshire -14 20 £24,000 -52.00% 4
West Midlands -9 17 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Guildford +12 14 £30,000 -15.49% 2
Bedfordshire +22 13 £35,000 +19.65% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 9 £37,500 - 1
Bracknell -17 9 £50,000 +11.11%
East Midlands -1 8 £26,250 -19.23% 2
Derbyshire +19 7 £25,000 -27.53% 2
Scotland +4 7 £30,500 -1.61% 1
Edinburgh +4 7 £30,500 +10.90% 1
Bristol +3 7 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Telford +3 7 £30,000 +3.44%
Cambridge 0 7 £37,500 +30.43% 1
Shropshire -4 7 £30,000 +3.44%
Maidenhead -6 7 £35,000 +7.69%

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Technical Engineer in their job title.

1 676 (63.83%) Windows
2 452 (42.68%) Microsoft
3 364 (34.37%) VMware
4 334 (31.54%) Active Directory
5 328 (30.97%) Linux
6 302 (28.52%) MS Excel
7 263 (24.83%) MS Exchange
8 257 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 251 (23.70%) SQL
10 242 (22.85%) Firewall
11 241 (22.76%) Windows Server 2008
12 237 (22.38%) UNIX
13 227 (21.44%) Citrix
14 212 (20.02%) Cisco
15 187 (17.66%) Windows Server 2012
16 181 (17.09%) SQL Server
17 174 (16.43%) TCP/IP
18 173 (16.34%) SAN
19 168 (15.86%) LAN
20 164 (15.49%) WAN
20 164 (15.49%) VPN
21 157 (14.83%) DNS
21 157 (14.83%) Windows Server 2003
22 154 (14.54%) MS Office
23 141 (13.31%) ITIL
24 134 (12.65%) XenApp
25 129 (12.18%) Degree
26 123 (11.61%) Oracle
27 118 (11.14%) SLA
28 117 (11.05%) Exchange Server 2010

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited 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 Technical Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 263 (24.83%) MS Exchange
2 117 (11.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 112 (10.58%) IIS
4 84 (7.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 72 (6.80%) SharePoint
6 63 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 44 (4.15%) Apache
8 43 (4.06%) Lync
9 31 (2.93%) Tomcat
10 23 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
11 22 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (1.61%) Lotus Domino
13 15 (1.42%) WebSphere
14 12 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 12 (1.13%) JBoss
14 12 (1.13%) MS Project Server
15 7 (0.66%) Node.js
15 7 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.57%) CMS
16 6 (0.57%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 302 (28.52%) MS Excel
2 154 (14.54%) MS Office
3 18 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.094%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.094%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.094%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.094%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.19%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.094%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.094%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.094%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.094%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.094%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 61 (5.76%) Office 365
2 44 (4.15%) IaaS
3 21 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (1.70%) SaaS
5 17 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.38%) Route 53
7 4 (0.38%) Yammer
8 3 (0.28%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.094%) Pure360
10 1 (0.094%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.094%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.094%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.094%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.094%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 242 (22.85%) Firewall
2 174 (16.43%) TCP/IP
3 173 (16.34%) SAN
4 168 (15.86%) LAN
5 164 (15.49%) VPN
5 164 (15.49%) WAN
6 157 (14.83%) DNS
7 90 (8.50%) VoIP
8 88 (8.31%) DHCP
9 78 (7.37%) NAS
10 61 (5.76%) Internet
10 61 (5.76%) Wireless
11 58 (5.48%) MPLS
12 41 (3.87%) VLAN
13 32 (3.02%) Ethernet
14 26 (2.46%) HTTP
15 23 (2.17%) GSM
16 22 (2.08%) SSL
17 21 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
17 21 (1.98%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (17.09%) SQL Server
2 79 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (4.82%) MySQL
4 48 (4.53%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (2.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 19 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (1.42%) DB2
8 15 (1.42%) Relational Database
9 13 (1.23%) MS Access
10 11 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (0.85%) Big Data
12 8 (0.76%) RDBMS
12 8 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.76%) MongoDB
13 7 (0.66%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.47%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (0.76%) Selenium
1 8 (0.76%) Rational Performance Tester
2 7 (0.66%) Subversion
3 5 (0.47%) JSUnit
3 5 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (0.47%) Jasmine
3 5 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.38%) Maven
5 3 (0.28%) CruiseControl
5 3 (0.28%) InstallShield
5 3 (0.28%) JMeter
5 3 (0.28%) WebDriver
5 3 (0.28%) MSBuild
6 2 (0.19%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.19%) JIRA
6 2 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.094%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.094%) WATIR
7 1 (0.094%) SilkTest
General
1 100 (9.44%) Finance
2 63 (5.95%) Telecoms
3 61 (5.76%) Banking
4 58 (5.48%) Retail
5 38 (3.59%) Marketing
6 37 (3.49%) French Language
7 24 (2.27%) German Language
8 21 (1.98%) Spanish Language
9 20 (1.89%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.42%) Electronics
10 15 (1.42%) Italian Language
11 12 (1.13%) Legal
12 10 (0.94%) Front Office
12 10 (0.94%) Back Office
13 9 (0.85%) Games
14 8 (0.76%) Advertising
15 5 (0.47%) Publishing
16 4 (0.38%) Law
17 3 (0.28%) Automotive
17 3 (0.28%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (5.76%) HTML
2 47 (4.44%) XML
3 44 (4.15%) .NET
4 28 (2.64%) CSS
5 24 (2.27%) Web Services
6 12 (1.13%) J2EE
7 11 (1.04%) HTML5
8 10 (0.94%) RESTful
9 9 (0.85%) LAMP
10 8 (0.76%) Application Packaging
10 8 (0.76%) AngularJS
10 8 (0.76%) Esper
11 7 (0.66%) Spring
11 7 (0.66%) Ajax
12 6 (0.57%) ASP.NET
12 6 (0.57%) MAPI
13 5 (0.47%) ODBC
13 5 (0.47%) DOM
13 5 (0.47%) SOAP
13 5 (0.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (5.85%) Clustering
3 57 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 48 (4.53%) Blackberry
5 27 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 20 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.32%) Replication
8 12 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (0.94%) CCTV
10 10 (0.94%) Open Source
10 10 (0.94%) Social Media
11 9 (0.85%) Mobile App
11 9 (0.85%) Mathematics
12 8 (0.76%) DTV
13 7 (0.66%) EPoS
14 6 (0.57%) Streaming Video
14 6 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
15 5 (0.47%) Hedge funds
15 5 (0.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 676 (63.83%) Windows
2 328 (30.97%) Linux
3 241 (22.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 237 (22.38%) UNIX
5 187 (17.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 157 (14.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 89 (8.40%) Windows 7
8 84 (7.93%) Windows XP
9 76 (7.18%) Windows 8
10 34 (3.21%) Mac OS X
11 28 (2.64%) Solaris
12 24 (2.27%) Windows Vista
12 24 (2.27%) Android
13 23 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (1.89%) Apple iOS
15 11 (1.04%) AIX
16 9 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
17 8 (0.76%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
19 6 (0.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (13.31%) ITIL
2 96 (9.07%) Service Delivery
3 48 (4.53%) Change Control
4 41 (3.87%) Mentoring
5 39 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 37 (3.49%) Service Management
7 34 (3.21%) OO
8 32 (3.02%) Time Management
9 28 (2.64%) CRM
10 27 (2.55%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (2.55%) Incident Management
11 26 (2.46%) Change Management
12 25 (2.36%) Project Management
13 24 (2.27%) Information Security
14 23 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
14 23 (2.17%) Vulnerability Management
15 21 (1.98%) Technical Architecture
16 20 (1.89%) Software Engineering
16 20 (1.89%) Configuration Management
16 20 (1.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 251 (23.70%) SQL
2 105 (9.92%) Java
3 44 (4.15%) Perl
4 35 (3.31%) Ruby
4 35 (3.31%) PowerShell
5 34 (3.21%) C#
5 34 (3.21%) Shell Script
6 30 (2.83%) C
6 30 (2.83%) C++
6 30 (2.83%) JavaScript
7 25 (2.36%) PHP
8 24 (2.27%) Python
9 18 (1.70%) Bash Shell
10 9 (0.85%) VBScript
11 8 (0.76%) VB
11 8 (0.76%) VBA
12 7 (0.66%) Groovy
13 6 (0.57%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.47%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 129 (12.18%) Degree
2 115 (10.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 83 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
4 73 (6.89%) CCNA
5 62 (5.85%) Security Cleared
6 59 (5.57%) MCSE
7 40 (3.78%) SC Cleared
8 37 (3.49%) MCP
9 34 (3.21%) MCITP
10 28 (2.64%) MCSA
11 27 (2.55%) CISSP
12 26 (2.46%) DV Cleared
13 24 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
14 23 (2.17%) CEH
15 22 (2.08%) CCNP
16 18 (1.70%) CCA
17 16 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 15 (1.42%) A+ Certification
19 13 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 11 (1.04%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (11.14%) SLA
2 21 (1.98%) QA
3 11 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.094%) HL7
6 1 (0.094%) BS25999
System Software
1 334 (31.54%) Active Directory
2 257 (24.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 134 (12.65%) XenApp
4 94 (8.88%) Hyper-V
5 50 (4.72%) vSphere
6 43 (4.06%) Terminal Server
7 39 (3.68%) XenDesktop
8 36 (3.40%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (2.36%) Terminal Services
10 24 (2.27%) XenServer
11 23 (2.17%) VMware ESX
12 13 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
13 12 (1.13%) VMware Server
14 11 (1.04%) NFS
15 10 (0.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 6 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
17 5 (0.47%) HDFS
18 4 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 4 (0.38%) ISA Server
19 3 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 55 (5.19%) SCCM
2 25 (2.36%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 24 (2.27%) SCOM
4 23 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 21 (1.98%) WSUS
6 20 (1.89%) Nagios
7 17 (1.61%) Backup Exec
8 16 (1.51%) Tivoli
9 15 (1.42%) Opsview
10 12 (1.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (1.04%) EdgeSight
12 7 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 5 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
13 5 (0.47%) ZABBIX
13 5 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.38%) Dollar Universe
14 4 (0.38%) Nessus
15 3 (0.28%) Nmap
15 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 452 (42.68%) Microsoft
2 364 (34.37%) VMware
3 227 (21.44%) Citrix
4 212 (20.02%) Cisco
5 123 (11.61%) Oracle
6 115 (10.86%) HP
7 71 (6.70%) NetApp
8 50 (4.72%) Apple
9 47 (4.44%) CheckPoint
10 39 (3.68%) Dell
11 35 (3.31%) Symantec
12 33 (3.12%) EMC
13 31 (2.93%) Juniper
14 30 (2.83%) Red Hat
15 27 (2.55%) F5
16 25 (2.36%) CommVault
17 21 (1.98%) Avaya
17 21 (1.98%) SonicWALL
18 18 (1.70%) IBM
19 17 (1.61%) Civica
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Salary: Competitive plus salary
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £0 - £35750 per annum
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