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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 503 556 505
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -51
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 464 479 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.44% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.45% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 392 430 460
Median salary £35,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
93927 105447 110714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79022 87559 89297
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +9 417 £35,750 +2.14% 39
South East +16 175 £35,000 -6.66% 12
London -4 110 £45,000 +21.62% 8
Berkshire -8 79 £38,500 - 5
Reading -3 49 £38,500 -0.64% 2
Surrey +44 48 £34,500 +9.52% 4
East of England +24 37 £37,250 +6.42% 6
Hampshire +18 26 £31,000 -4.61% 2
South West +2 24 £35,000 +27.27% 4
West Midlands -5 24 £27,500 -1.78% 4
Guildford +38 22 £30,000 +2.56% 4
Yorkshire +4 21 £35,000 -18.60% 2
North West +2 18 £37,500 +29.31% 1
Hertfordshire +23 17 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Bracknell -3 17 £37,500 -2.59%
Scotland +22 16 £50,000 +69.49% 1
Cardiff +20 15 £26,250 +16.66%
South Wales +18 15 £26,250 +0.96%
Wales +11 15 £26,250 +0.96%
Watford +25 10 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Leeds +10 10 £40,000 -6.97% 2
West Yorkshire -5 10 £40,000 -6.97% 2
Birmingham -16 10 £24,000 -31.42% 1
North Yorkshire - 10 £26,000 -
Farnborough -1 9 £41,500 +44.34% 1
Glasgow - 9 £50,000 -
Bristol +12 8 £49,500 +88.57% 2
West Sussex +6 8 £27,750 -0.89%
Suffolk -1 8 £32,500 -1.51%
Manchester -2 8 £40,000 +29.03% 1

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 509 (51.57%) Windows
2 374 (37.89%) Microsoft
3 311 (31.51%) Linux
4 300 (30.40%) Windows Server
5 274 (27.76%) Active Directory
6 271 (27.46%) VMware
7 218 (22.09%) Cisco
8 212 (21.48%) Firewall
9 201 (20.36%) SQL
10 183 (18.54%) MS Excel
11 162 (16.41%) TCP/IP
12 158 (16.01%) Windows Server 2008
13 154 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
14 152 (15.40%) ITIL
15 148 (14.99%) MS Exchange
16 139 (14.08%) SQL Server
16 139 (14.08%) Degree
17 125 (12.66%) SAN
18 115 (11.65%) MS Office
18 115 (11.65%) Java
19 114 (11.55%) Hyper-V
20 108 (10.94%) Windows 7
20 108 (10.94%) Unix
20 108 (10.94%) DNS
20 108 (10.94%) Citrix
20 108 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
21 106 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
21 106 (10.74%) Windows Server 2012
22 105 (10.64%) LAN
23 100 (10.13%) CCNA

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
1 148 (14.99%) MS Exchange
2 78 (7.90%) IIS
3 66 (6.69%) SharePoint
4 61 (6.18%) Apache
5 45 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 38 (3.85%) Tomcat
7 30 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 27 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (2.53%) Skype for Business
9 25 (2.53%) WebSphere
10 24 (2.43%) WebLogic
11 8 (0.81%) IBM Notes
12 6 (0.61%) JBoss
13 5 (0.51%) Confluence
13 5 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (0.41%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
15 3 (0.30%) CMS
Applications
1 183 (18.54%) MS Excel
2 115 (11.65%) MS Office
3 12 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.41%) Maple
6 1 (0.10%) DOC1
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.30%) Magento
4 2 (0.20%) MetaTrader
4 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.10%) Exstream
5 1 (0.10%) RMDS
5 1 (0.10%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 82 (8.31%) Office 365
2 58 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (4.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (2.84%) SaaS
5 6 (0.61%) OneDrive
6 5 (0.51%) GitHub
7 4 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.20%) PaaS
9 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.10%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.10%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 212 (21.48%) Firewall
2 162 (16.41%) TCP/IP
3 125 (12.66%) SAN
4 108 (10.94%) DNS
5 105 (10.64%) LAN
6 91 (9.22%) WAN
7 64 (6.48%) Internet
8 61 (6.18%) HTTP
9 58 (5.88%) DHCP
10 52 (5.27%) VoIP
10 52 (5.27%) Wireless
11 37 (3.75%) NAS
12 34 (3.44%) VPN
13 26 (2.63%) iSCSI
14 23 (2.33%) SNMP
15 22 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
15 22 (2.23%) LDAP
16 21 (2.13%) BGP
16 21 (2.13%) Network Security
16 21 (2.13%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.26%) MySQL
3 22 (2.23%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 20 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (1.62%) Big Data
7 15 (1.52%) Hadoop
7 15 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (0.81%) DB2
11 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (0.71%) Triplestore
12 6 (0.61%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.41%) MS Access
13 4 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (0.30%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (2.33%) Selenium
2 14 (1.42%) Jenkins
3 13 (1.32%) JIRA
3 13 (1.32%) JMeter
4 12 (1.22%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (0.91%) SoapUI
6 9 (0.91%) Subversion
7 7 (0.71%) WebDriver
8 6 (0.61%) LoadRunner
8 6 (0.61%) SilkTest
9 5 (0.51%) HP UFT
9 5 (0.51%) NUnit
9 5 (0.51%) Robot Framework
9 5 (0.51%) SilkPerformer
10 4 (0.41%) NMock
10 4 (0.41%) Rational Functional Tester
10 4 (0.41%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.30%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.30%) Xdebug
General
1 82 (8.31%) Finance
2 78 (7.90%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.33%) German Language
4 19 (1.93%) Electronics
5 16 (1.62%) French Language
6 15 (1.52%) Marketing
7 13 (1.32%) Banking
7 13 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 9 (0.91%) Spanish Language
9 7 (0.71%) Advertising
9 7 (0.71%) Retail
10 6 (0.61%) Back Office
10 6 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.51%) Games
12 4 (0.41%) Billing
12 4 (0.41%) Polish Language
13 3 (0.30%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.30%) Legal
13 3 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (5.78%) HTML
2 45 (4.56%) .NET
3 31 (3.14%) CSS
4 26 (2.63%) Web Services
5 24 (2.43%) XML
6 18 (1.82%) jQuery
7 16 (1.62%) Spring
8 15 (1.52%) RESTful
9 12 (1.22%) Regular Expression
10 11 (1.11%) .NET Framework
11 8 (0.81%) FIX Protocol
11 8 (0.81%) HTML5
11 8 (0.81%) NHibernate
11 8 (0.81%) Unity DI Container
11 8 (0.81%) XSLT
12 7 (0.71%) JSON
12 7 (0.71%) React
12 7 (0.71%) XML Schema
13 6 (0.61%) FreeSWITCH
13 6 (0.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 78 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 68 (6.89%) Computer Science
4 32 (3.24%) Driving Licence
5 31 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (3.04%) Clustering
7 23 (2.33%) Blackberry
7 23 (2.33%) Replication
8 22 (2.23%) Private Cloud
9 16 (1.62%) Management Information System
10 14 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
11 13 (1.32%) Cybercrime
12 12 (1.22%) Handset
12 12 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
13 11 (1.11%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.11%) PKI
14 10 (1.01%) Enterprise Storage
15 9 (0.91%) Fintech
15 9 (0.91%) Mobile App
16 8 (0.81%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 509 (51.57%) Windows
2 311 (31.51%) Linux
3 300 (30.40%) Windows Server
4 158 (16.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 108 (10.94%) Unix
5 108 (10.94%) Windows 7
6 106 (10.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 66 (6.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 41 (4.15%) Windows 10
9 39 (3.95%) Windows 8
10 32 (3.24%) Windows XP
11 30 (3.04%) AIX
11 30 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (2.63%) Solaris
13 18 (1.82%) Mac OS X
14 16 (1.62%) Android
15 14 (1.42%) CentOS
16 13 (1.32%) Apple iOS
16 13 (1.32%) Mac OS
17 12 (1.22%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (15.40%) ITIL
2 59 (5.98%) Project Management
3 55 (5.57%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (5.17%) Presales
5 47 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 32 (3.24%) DevOps
6 32 (3.24%) Service Delivery
6 32 (3.24%) Software Engineering
7 31 (3.14%) Continuous Delivery
8 30 (3.04%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (3.04%) CRM
8 30 (3.04%) TDD
9 29 (2.94%) Incident Management
10 28 (2.84%) Migration
11 27 (2.74%) Anomaly Detection
11 27 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (2.74%) E-Commerce
11 27 (2.74%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 26 (2.63%) Change Control
13 25 (2.53%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 201 (20.36%) SQL
2 115 (11.65%) Java
3 64 (6.48%) JavaScript
4 50 (5.07%) PowerShell
5 49 (4.96%) Python
6 42 (4.26%) C#
7 40 (4.05%) C
8 33 (3.34%) Ruby
9 28 (2.84%) Shell Script
10 24 (2.43%) Perl
11 21 (2.13%) C++
12 18 (1.82%) PHP
13 15 (1.52%) VBScript
14 12 (1.22%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.01%) Bash Shell
16 9 (0.91%) Korn
16 9 (0.91%) R
17 7 (0.71%) SPARQL
17 7 (0.71%) XPath
17 7 (0.71%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 139 (14.08%) Degree
2 108 (10.94%) Cisco Certification
3 106 (10.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 100 (10.13%) CCNA
5 69 (6.99%) MCSE
6 44 (4.46%) Security Cleared
7 37 (3.75%) MCP
8 35 (3.55%) SC Cleared
9 32 (3.24%) MCSA
10 31 (3.14%) CCNP
11 30 (3.04%) MCITP
12 23 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 23 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 22 (2.23%) Citrix Certification
14 17 (1.72%) MCDST
15 16 (1.62%) CEH
15 16 (1.62%) CISSP
16 12 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
17 11 (1.11%) CCA
18 9 (0.91%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (8.31%) SLA
2 47 (4.76%) QA
3 28 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (2.03%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.71%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.10%) GAMP
6 1 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 274 (27.76%) Active Directory
2 154 (15.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (11.55%) Hyper-V
4 36 (3.65%) XenApp
5 32 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (3.04%) vSphere
7 26 (2.63%) Terminal Services
8 24 (2.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 22 (2.23%) XenDesktop
10 21 (2.13%) BitLocker
11 20 (2.03%) VMware ESX
12 16 (1.62%) NFS
12 16 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
13 15 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
14 11 (1.11%) XenServer
15 9 (0.91%) Sendmail
16 8 (0.81%) Firmware
16 8 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 8 (0.81%) VMware Server
17 7 (0.71%) Samba
Systems Management
1 47 (4.76%) SCCM
2 35 (3.55%) Ansible
2 35 (3.55%) Backup Exec
3 31 (3.14%) Puppet
4 25 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (2.43%) Icinga
6 23 (2.33%) Tivoli
6 23 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 22 (2.23%) Nagios
8 20 (2.03%) HP Data Protector
9 12 (1.22%) Kubernetes
9 12 (1.22%) Mesos
10 11 (1.11%) Nmap
11 10 (1.01%) NetBackup
11 10 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
12 9 (0.91%) SCOM
12 9 (0.91%) WSUS
13 8 (0.81%) Nessus
13 8 (0.81%) SCVMM
14 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 374 (37.89%) Microsoft
2 271 (27.46%) VMware
3 218 (22.09%) Cisco
4 108 (10.94%) Citrix
5 89 (9.02%) Oracle
6 72 (7.29%) HP
7 43 (4.36%) EMC
7 43 (4.36%) Red Hat
8 41 (4.15%) Veeam
9 31 (3.14%) Apple
10 26 (2.63%) Fortinet
10 26 (2.63%) Mitel
11 21 (2.13%) Sun
12 20 (2.03%) Juniper
13 19 (1.93%) Avaya
14 18 (1.82%) IBM
15 15 (1.52%) Sophos
15 15 (1.52%) Symantec
16 14 (1.42%) CheckPoint
16 14 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
Derbyshire
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Salary: £25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: To £55k + Bens depending on Exp.
Posted: 41 minutes ago
City, London
Eaglecliff
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £210000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £23001 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbridge, Midlothian
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Excellent Salary Package + Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £3000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £31000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
East London
Axomic
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Harrow, North West London
Kanj Technologies
Salary: Between £30,000 and £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 26 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury/ Slough, UK
Intel.
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary with Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Aylesbury/ Slough, UK
Intel.
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary with Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Peterborough
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago