The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Technical Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 550 485 497
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 329 605 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.56% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.58% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 270 513 496
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £33,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-10.44% -2.89%

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
86161 103624 111063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.43% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71560 86373 91858
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Technical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Technical Engineer in the job title.

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 3 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -90 308 £35,000 -6.04% 45
South East +4 120 £30,000 -20.00% 14
London -40 95 £47,500 +20.48% 9
Berkshire +23 78 £28,500 -24.00% 7
Reading +30 60 £25,500 -27.14% 5
Surrey -21 22 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Yorkshire -16 21 £35,000 -18.60% 6
East of England -3 17 £29,500 -15.71% 5
North West -25 16 £21,500 -9.47% 4
West Yorkshire +1 15 £40,000 -27.27% 4
City of London +13 14 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South West +14 12 £30,000 -36.84% 1
East Midlands +7 11 £42,500 +41.66%
Bracknell 0 9 £40,000 - 1
Leeds -1 9 £40,000 -27.27% 4
West Midlands -31 9 £30,000 +11.11% 4
Bristol +22 8 £22,500 -18.47%
Cheshire +11 8 £21,500 -4.44% 2
Hampshire 0 8 £26,750 -22.46% 3
Manchester -18 8 £30,000 -18.91% 2
Reigate +19 7 £37,250 -32.27%
North East +13 7 £21,500 -38.57% 1
Hertfordshire +3 7 £55,000 -
Watford -4 7 £55,000 -
Wilmslow - 7 £21,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £21,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +8 6 £27,750 +23.33% 1
York -1 6 £27,750 +23.33%
Wales -7 6 £19,000 -32.14% 3
Kent +18 5 £29,000 -

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Technical Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 388 (49.30%) Windows
2 287 (36.47%) Microsoft
3 250 (31.77%) Linux
4 241 (30.62%) Windows Server
5 221 (28.08%) Active Directory
6 213 (27.06%) VMware
7 164 (20.84%) SQL
8 163 (20.71%) Firewall
9 160 (20.33%) Cisco
10 143 (18.17%) MS Excel
11 142 (18.04%) MS Exchange
12 126 (16.01%) ITIL
13 121 (15.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 118 (14.99%) Cisco Certification
15 112 (14.23%) Microsoft Certification
16 108 (13.72%) TCP/IP
16 108 (13.72%) Unix
17 100 (12.71%) DNS
18 99 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
19 96 (12.20%) Java
19 96 (12.20%) SQL Server
20 95 (12.07%) Citrix
21 93 (11.82%) Hyper-V
22 91 (11.56%) CCNA
23 86 (10.93%) Windows Server 2012
24 85 (10.80%) SAN
25 82 (10.42%) Windows 7
26 77 (9.78%) SLA
27 76 (9.66%) MCSE
28 74 (9.40%) Python

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 142 (18.04%) MS Exchange
2 54 (6.86%) IIS
3 44 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 43 (5.46%) Apache
5 36 (4.57%) Tomcat
6 32 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2013
7 29 (3.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (2.92%) WebSphere
9 20 (2.54%) SharePoint
9 20 (2.54%) WebLogic
10 19 (2.41%) Skype for Business
11 11 (1.40%) CMS
11 11 (1.40%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.76%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.64%) JBoss
13 5 (0.64%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.64%) SAS
14 4 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 143 (18.17%) MS Excel
2 71 (9.02%) MS Office
3 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.51%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.13%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 65 (8.26%) Office 365
2 48 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (3.68%) SaaS
4 23 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.02%) PaaS
6 6 (0.76%) GitHub
6 6 (0.76%) IaaS
6 6 (0.76%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.25%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 163 (20.71%) Firewall
2 108 (13.72%) TCP/IP
3 100 (12.71%) DNS
4 85 (10.80%) SAN
5 73 (9.28%) LAN
5 73 (9.28%) WAN
6 57 (7.24%) Internet
7 54 (6.86%) Wireless
8 51 (6.48%) DHCP
9 36 (4.57%) HTTP
10 35 (4.45%) VoIP
11 28 (3.56%) VPN
12 27 (3.43%) Network Security
13 24 (3.05%) MPLS
14 21 (2.67%) BGP
14 21 (2.67%) LDAP
15 20 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (2.16%) NAS
16 17 (2.16%) OSPF
16 17 (2.16%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.43%) MySQL
3 20 (2.54%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.16%) NoSQL
5 13 (1.65%) Hadoop
6 12 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.40%) DB2
8 10 (1.27%) Big Data
9 9 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.02%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.64%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.38%) Apache Hive
14 3 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (0.38%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 21 (2.67%) Selenium
2 18 (2.29%) Git (software)
3 16 (2.03%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.91%) JIRA
5 10 (1.27%) JMeter
5 10 (1.27%) WebDriver
6 7 (0.89%) SoapUI
6 7 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.76%) Robot Framework
8 5 (0.64%) Firebug
9 3 (0.38%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.38%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.38%) Subversion
9 3 (0.38%) Xdebug
10 2 (0.25%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.25%) Maven
10 2 (0.25%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.25%) NUnit
10 2 (0.25%) SilkPerformer
10 2 (0.25%) SilkTest
General
1 65 (8.26%) Finance
2 57 (7.24%) Telecoms
3 20 (2.54%) Spanish Language
4 17 (2.16%) Italian Language
5 16 (2.03%) Banking
5 16 (2.03%) French Language
5 16 (2.03%) German Language
6 13 (1.65%) Marketing
6 13 (1.65%) Publishing
7 12 (1.52%) Electronics
8 9 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 7 (0.89%) Portuguese Language
10 6 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.76%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.64%) Back Office
12 4 (0.51%) Games
12 4 (0.51%) Law
12 4 (0.51%) Retail
13 3 (0.38%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (4.83%) .NET
2 31 (3.94%) HTML
3 22 (2.80%) CSS
4 21 (2.67%) Web Services
5 19 (2.41%) RESTful
6 12 (1.52%) Regular Expression
7 11 (1.40%) Spring
8 10 (1.27%) JSON
8 10 (1.27%) XML
9 7 (0.89%) jQuery
10 6 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
11 5 (0.64%) J2EE
12 4 (0.51%) .NET Framework
12 4 (0.51%) FreeMarker
12 4 (0.51%) Middleware
12 4 (0.51%) NHibernate
12 4 (0.51%) SAML
12 4 (0.51%) SOAP
12 4 (0.51%) Struts
12 4 (0.51%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 36 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.18%) Replication
5 24 (3.05%) Driving Licence
5 24 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (2.54%) Clustering
7 10 (1.27%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.02%) Digital Media
8 8 (1.02%) Fintech
8 8 (1.02%) IVR
8 8 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.02%) PKI
8 8 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (0.89%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.64%) Equities
10 5 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 388 (49.30%) Windows
2 250 (31.77%) Linux
3 241 (30.62%) Windows Server
4 121 (15.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 108 (13.72%) Unix
6 86 (10.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 82 (10.42%) Windows 7
8 50 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 41 (5.21%) Windows 10
10 33 (4.19%) Windows 8
11 24 (3.05%) AIX
12 22 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 22 (2.80%) Solaris
13 19 (2.41%) Mac OS
14 16 (2.03%) CentOS
15 14 (1.78%) Android
16 13 (1.65%) Windows XP
17 12 (1.52%) Windows NT
18 11 (1.40%) Apple iOS
19 9 (1.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (16.01%) ITIL
2 70 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (5.59%) Mentoring
4 38 (4.83%) Presales
5 36 (4.57%) DevOps
6 32 (4.07%) Service Delivery
7 29 (3.68%) Continuous Improvement
7 29 (3.68%) Software Engineering
8 28 (3.56%) Change Control
9 27 (3.43%) Data Protection
9 27 (3.43%) Service Management
10 25 (3.18%) CRM
10 25 (3.18%) Project Management
11 24 (3.05%) Coaching
11 24 (3.05%) Migration
12 23 (2.92%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (2.80%) Cybersecurity
13 22 (2.80%) Incident Management
14 21 (2.67%) Line Management
15 20 (2.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 164 (20.84%) SQL
2 96 (12.20%) Java
3 74 (9.40%) Python
4 48 (6.10%) C#
4 48 (6.10%) Perl
5 39 (4.96%) Ruby
6 38 (4.83%) Bash Shell
7 37 (4.70%) JavaScript
8 34 (4.32%) PHP
9 33 (4.19%) PowerShell
10 28 (3.56%) Shell Script
11 26 (3.30%) C
12 17 (2.16%) C++
13 11 (1.40%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.14%) Korn
15 7 (0.89%) Scala
16 5 (0.64%) R
16 5 (0.64%) VB
16 5 (0.64%) VBScript
17 3 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 118 (14.99%) Cisco Certification
2 112 (14.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 91 (11.56%) CCNA
4 76 (9.66%) MCSE
5 72 (9.15%) Degree
6 41 (5.21%) CCNP
7 36 (4.57%) MCP
8 35 (4.45%) Security Cleared
9 32 (4.07%) MCSA
10 27 (3.43%) MCITP
11 25 (3.18%) Citrix Certification
12 24 (3.05%) SC Cleared
13 22 (2.80%) CISSP
14 16 (2.03%) CEH
14 16 (2.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 14 (1.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 12 (1.52%) CCA
16 12 (1.52%) CompTIA Security+
16 12 (1.52%) Security+ Certification
17 11 (1.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (9.78%) SLA
2 43 (5.46%) QA
3 18 (2.29%) PCI DSS
4 16 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.64%) PA-DSS
6 4 (0.51%) GPG13
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) DICOM
7 1 (0.13%) HL7
System Software
1 221 (28.08%) Active Directory
2 99 (12.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (11.82%) Hyper-V
4 28 (3.56%) XenApp
5 19 (2.41%) VMware ESX
6 18 (2.29%) XenDesktop
7 16 (2.03%) vSphere
8 15 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (1.52%) Docker
9 12 (1.52%) Terminal Services
10 9 (1.14%) Samba
10 9 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (1.02%) Sendmail
12 7 (0.89%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (0.89%) XenServer
13 6 (0.76%) Firmware
13 6 (0.76%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.64%) BitLocker
14 5 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 35 (4.45%) SCCM
2 32 (4.07%) Puppet
3 24 (3.05%) Ansible
4 23 (2.92%) Backup Exec
4 23 (2.92%) Nagios
5 19 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (2.16%) Tivoli
7 13 (1.65%) HP Data Protector
7 13 (1.65%) NetBackup
7 13 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 12 (1.52%) SCOM
9 10 (1.27%) SCSM
10 9 (1.14%) Nmap
10 9 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (1.14%) WSUS
11 8 (1.02%) Kubernetes
12 7 (0.89%) Icinga
12 7 (0.89%) Nessus
13 6 (0.76%) Mesos
14 5 (0.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 287 (36.47%) Microsoft
2 213 (27.06%) VMware
3 160 (20.33%) Cisco
4 95 (12.07%) Citrix
5 73 (9.28%) Oracle
6 47 (5.97%) HP
7 31 (3.94%) Red Hat
8 29 (3.68%) Juniper
9 26 (3.30%) Veeam
10 25 (3.18%) Apple
11 23 (2.92%) IBM
12 22 (2.80%) EMC
12 22 (2.80%) Symantec
13 18 (2.29%) Avaya
14 17 (2.16%) Palo Alto
14 17 (2.16%) Sophos
15 16 (2.03%) NetApp
16 15 (1.91%) Mitel
16 15 (1.91%) Nokia
17 14 (1.78%) Ericsson
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (c.7K) + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Bexleyheath, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car allowance + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000-30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 5% company bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Great + Excellent Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive basic salary, bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saba Software
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Salary based on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allow, Bonus, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £40000 - £61000.00 per annum + Amazing Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Addleshaw Goddard
Posted: 23 days ago