The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Engineer
Rank 476 440 430
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 546 528 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.50% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 445 463 541
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -41 507 £35,000 - 62
South East -23 235 £37,500 +7.14% 28
Berkshire -10 124 £38,000 +8.57% 11
London -5 122 £37,500 - 9
Reading -5 62 £37,000 +5.71% 4
East of England -2 56 £26,750 -25.69% 9
Surrey +13 50 £38,000 +8.57% 5
Bracknell +7 39 £42,500 +39.34% 3
Yorkshire -44 28 £33,750 +29.80% 4
South West -13 23 £40,000 +53.84% 3
Hertfordshire +11 22 £40,000 +8.10% 2
Hampshire -9 22 £35,500 +1.42% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 21 £37,500 +36.36% 5
North West -18 19 £23,000 -38.66% 6
West Yorkshire -46 19 £29,500 +13.46% 4
Scotland 0 18 £31,000 +31.91% 1
Watford -1 18 £36,250 +72.61% 2
Leeds -12 18 £32,500 +4.83% 3
Oxfordshire +5 17 £25,500 +37.83% 1
City of London -29 17 £42,500 +2.40% 4
Cambridge +9 16 £25,000 +5.82% 4
Oxford +14 12 £25,500 +37.83% 1
East Midlands -15 12 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Manchester -1 10 £23,000 -38.66% 4
Leicestershire -4 9 £38,500 -
South Yorkshire - 9 £35,000 -
Sheffield - 9 £35,000 -
Salford +4 8 £23,000 +19.48%
Bristol +4 8 £26,500 +9.27% 2
Guildford +3 8 £32,500 -7.14%

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 526 (55.72%) Windows
2 366 (38.77%) Microsoft
3 300 (31.78%) Linux
4 266 (28.18%) VMware
5 264 (27.97%) SQL
6 213 (22.56%) Active Directory
7 210 (22.25%) UNIX
8 176 (18.64%) MS Excel
9 161 (17.06%) Degree
10 152 (16.10%) MS Exchange
11 141 (14.94%) SAN
11 141 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
11 141 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 133 (14.09%) SQL Server
13 128 (13.56%) Citrix
14 124 (13.14%) Firewall
15 118 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
15 118 (12.50%) Cisco
16 116 (12.29%) Oracle
17 114 (12.08%) TCP/IP
18 97 (10.28%) Cisco Certification
19 96 (10.17%) Telecoms
20 94 (9.96%) VPN
21 93 (9.85%) DNS
22 89 (9.43%) ITIL
23 88 (9.32%) LAN
24 87 (9.22%) HP
25 85 (9.00%) CCNA
25 85 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
26 83 (8.79%) Clustering

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 152 (16.10%) MS Exchange
2 80 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 80 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 63 (6.67%) IIS
4 56 (5.93%) Apache
5 54 (5.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 49 (5.19%) Lotus Domino
7 40 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2003
8 29 (3.07%) Tomcat
9 25 (2.65%) Lync
10 19 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
11 18 (1.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 18 (1.91%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.38%) IBM Notes
13 10 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2000
14 7 (0.74%) SAS
15 6 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
16 4 (0.42%) OpenStack
17 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
17 3 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 176 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 70 (7.42%) MS Office
3 10 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.53%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.21%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.11%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Exstream
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.54%) SaaS
2 20 (2.12%) Office 365
3 9 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.11%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 141 (14.94%) SAN
2 124 (13.14%) Firewall
3 114 (12.08%) TCP/IP
4 94 (9.96%) VPN
5 93 (9.85%) DNS
6 88 (9.32%) LAN
7 70 (7.42%) DHCP
8 69 (7.31%) WAN
9 66 (6.99%) Internet
10 32 (3.39%) VoIP
11 28 (2.97%) Wireless
12 24 (2.54%) HTTP
12 24 (2.54%) MPLS
13 22 (2.33%) LDAP
13 22 (2.33%) VLAN
14 21 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (2.12%) NAS
16 17 (1.80%) iSCSI
17 16 (1.69%) Ethernet
17 16 (1.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (14.09%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.08%) MySQL
2 48 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.07%) RDBMS
4 25 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (2.01%) DB2
6 12 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.06%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.21%) IDOL
12 2 (0.21%) JasperReports
12 2 (0.21%) MS Access
13 1 (0.11%) Big Data
13 1 (0.11%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.11%) SQLPlus
13 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (1.48%) Selenium
2 8 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (0.85%) LoadRunner
3 7 (0.74%) JIRA
4 5 (0.53%) Capybara
4 5 (0.53%) Cucumber
4 5 (0.53%) InstallShield
4 5 (0.53%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.42%) SilkTest
5 4 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.42%) JUnit
5 4 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.42%) WebLOAD
5 4 (0.42%) WATIR
5 4 (0.42%) TestNG
5 4 (0.42%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.42%) NeoLoad
6 3 (0.32%) Subversion
7 2 (0.21%) Maven
7 2 (0.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 96 (10.17%) Telecoms
2 70 (7.42%) French Language
2 70 (7.42%) Finance
3 68 (7.20%) German Language
4 33 (3.50%) Marketing
5 24 (2.54%) Spanish Language
6 20 (2.12%) Banking
6 20 (2.12%) Italian Language
7 18 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.59%) Retail
9 13 (1.38%) Russian Language
9 13 (1.38%) Legal
10 10 (1.06%) Games
11 9 (0.95%) Local Government
12 8 (0.85%) Advertising
12 8 (0.85%) Back Office
13 7 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.74%) Electronics
14 5 (0.53%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.32%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (5.30%) XML
2 48 (5.08%) .NET
3 39 (4.13%) Web Services
3 39 (4.13%) HTML
4 20 (2.12%) CSS
5 15 (1.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 15 (1.59%) MSMQ
5 15 (1.59%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (1.48%) ASP.NET
7 9 (0.95%) WCF
8 8 (0.85%) Ajax
8 8 (0.85%) FreeMarker
8 8 (0.85%) HTML5
9 7 (0.74%) WPF
9 7 (0.74%) XHTML
9 7 (0.74%) Flash
10 5 (0.53%) J2EE
10 5 (0.53%) SOAP
10 5 (0.53%) .NET Remoting
10 5 (0.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 83 (8.79%) Clustering
2 45 (4.77%) Computer Science
3 35 (3.71%) Blackberry
4 22 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (2.01%) Firmware
6 17 (1.80%) iPhone
7 14 (1.48%) Replication
7 14 (1.48%) Mobile App
8 13 (1.38%) Management Information System
9 9 (0.95%) Open Source
10 8 (0.85%) iPad
11 7 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.74%) CCTV
12 6 (0.64%) PKI
12 6 (0.64%) Cryptography
13 5 (0.53%) EqualLogic
13 5 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (0.42%) Wiki
14 4 (0.42%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.32%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 526 (55.72%) Windows
2 300 (31.78%) Linux
3 210 (22.25%) UNIX
4 141 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 85 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 57 (6.04%) Windows XP
6 57 (6.04%) Windows 7
7 56 (5.93%) Solaris
8 46 (4.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (3.60%) Windows 8
10 31 (3.28%) Android
11 29 (3.07%) Windows Vista
12 24 (2.54%) Apple iOS
13 21 (2.22%) Mac OS X
14 14 (1.48%) Ubuntu
14 14 (1.48%) CentOS
14 14 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (1.38%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (0.85%) HPUX
17 7 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (9.43%) ITIL
2 35 (3.71%) Service Delivery
3 32 (3.39%) Validation
4 27 (2.86%) Product Management
5 26 (2.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 25 (2.65%) CRM
7 23 (2.44%) Project Management
7 23 (2.44%) Time Management
8 21 (2.22%) Configuration Management
9 19 (2.01%) Root Cause Analysis
9 19 (2.01%) Incident Management
9 19 (2.01%) Change Management
10 18 (1.91%) ITSM
10 18 (1.91%) Network Design
10 18 (1.91%) Software Engineering
10 18 (1.91%) Problem Management
11 16 (1.69%) Load Balancing
12 15 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
12 15 (1.59%) E-Commerce
12 15 (1.59%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 264 (27.97%) SQL
2 73 (7.73%) Java
3 58 (6.14%) JavaScript
4 41 (4.34%) PHP
5 31 (3.28%) Perl
6 30 (3.18%) PowerShell
7 29 (3.07%) C++
8 24 (2.54%) C
9 18 (1.91%) C#
9 18 (1.91%) Python
10 15 (1.59%) VBScript
11 14 (1.48%) Shell Script
12 12 (1.27%) Ruby
13 6 (0.64%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.53%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.32%) VB
16 2 (0.21%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.11%) Groovy
17 1 (0.11%) Apex Code
17 1 (0.11%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 161 (17.06%) Degree
2 118 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 97 (10.28%) Cisco Certification
4 85 (9.00%) CCNA
5 77 (8.16%) MCSE
6 53 (5.61%) CCNP
7 45 (4.77%) MCITP
8 43 (4.56%) Security Cleared
9 41 (4.34%) MCP
10 31 (3.28%) MCSA
11 30 (3.18%) SC Cleared
12 25 (2.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (2.01%) MCTS
14 16 (1.69%) DV Cleared
15 14 (1.48%) SCSA
16 13 (1.38%) HNC
16 13 (1.38%) A+ Certification
16 13 (1.38%) Sun Certification
17 12 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
18 10 (1.06%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (7.73%) SLA
2 24 (2.54%) QA
3 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 213 (22.56%) Active Directory
2 141 (14.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (7.84%) Hyper-V
4 71 (7.52%) XenApp
5 54 (5.72%) vSphere
6 46 (4.87%) XenDesktop
7 35 (3.71%) VMware ESX
8 32 (3.39%) Terminal Services
9 26 (2.75%) XenServer
10 12 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (1.17%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (0.74%) UAG
13 6 (0.64%) Xen
14 5 (0.53%) NFS
15 4 (0.42%) KVM
16 2 (0.21%) ProxySG
16 2 (0.21%) ISA Server
17 1 (0.11%) Openswan
17 1 (0.11%) Forefront TMG
17 1 (0.11%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 40 (4.24%) SCCM
2 27 (2.86%) SCOM
3 23 (2.44%) NetBackup
4 14 (1.48%) Nagios
5 13 (1.38%) ARCserve
5 13 (1.38%) Backup Exec
6 11 (1.17%) SCVMM
6 11 (1.17%) SCSM
6 11 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (1.06%) Puppet
8 8 (0.85%) Foglight
8 8 (0.85%) SCDPM
9 5 (0.53%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.42%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 4 (0.42%) WSUS
10 4 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.21%) Legato
Vendors
1 366 (38.77%) Microsoft
2 266 (28.18%) VMware
3 128 (13.56%) Citrix
4 118 (12.50%) Cisco
5 116 (12.29%) Oracle
6 87 (9.22%) HP
7 53 (5.61%) Sun
8 43 (4.56%) Juniper
9 40 (4.24%) Dell
10 39 (4.13%) NetApp
11 34 (3.60%) IBM
12 29 (3.07%) EMC
12 29 (3.07%) Red Hat
13 20 (2.12%) Symantec
14 17 (1.80%) CheckPoint
15 14 (1.48%) Apple
15 14 (1.48%) Avaya
16 13 (1.38%) Remedy
16 13 (1.38%) Lotus
17 12 (1.27%) McAfee
Slough, Berkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 27,000 - 32,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 17 hours ago
South East
JPS Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus company bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West
JPS Selection
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus company bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
McAfee
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Avecto Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Blue Marble Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago