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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Engineer
Rank 519 502 495
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 431 513 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.43% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.46% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 395 444 410
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,956 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average 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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -29 406 £35,000 - 48
South East +15 197 £37,500 +1.35% 13
London +9 92 £35,000 - 14
Berkshire -14 86 £37,500 - 5
Reading -2 49 £37,500 +1.35% 5
Surrey +17 48 £37,500 -2.59% 2
East of England -12 40 £26,000 -25.71% 4
Hampshire +10 36 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire 0 25 £37,500 +38.88% 4
West Yorkshire +11 22 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Leeds +10 20 £37,500 +15.38% 3
South West -23 18 £37,500 -6.25% 3
City of London +35 16 £28,500 -36.66% 2
Bracknell +10 15 £38,500 -14.44%
Buckinghamshire +5 15 £27,500 -35.29%
Hertfordshire -6 15 £32,500 -35.00% 1
North West -4 13 £34,500 +9.52% 5
West Midlands -17 13 £23,750 -32.14% 4
Guildford +17 11 £40,000 +3.89%
South Wales +13 11 £27,500 +1.85%
Wales +3 11 £27,500 +10.00%
Manchester +2 10 £31,500 -10.00% 5
Cambridgeshire -9 9 £24,000 -26.15% 2
Farnborough -22 9 £42,500 +7.59% 1
Bedfordshire +15 8 £30,500 -12.85%
Kent -3 8 £27,500 -
Borehamwood - 8 £32,500 -
Cambridge +8 7 £23,500 -35.17% 2
Cardiff 0 7 £29,750 +10.18%
Staines -12 7 £32,500 -

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 646 (62.84%) Windows
2 440 (42.80%) Microsoft
3 348 (33.85%) VMware
4 334 (32.49%) Active Directory
5 311 (30.25%) Linux
6 294 (28.60%) MS Excel
7 260 (25.29%) MS Exchange
8 245 (23.83%) Firewall
9 242 (23.54%) Cisco
10 240 (23.35%) SQL
11 230 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
12 228 (22.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 219 (21.30%) Citrix
14 203 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
15 196 (19.07%) UNIX
16 169 (16.44%) SQL Server
16 169 (16.44%) TCP/IP
17 156 (15.18%) LAN
18 155 (15.08%) DNS
18 155 (15.08%) Windows Server 2003
19 154 (14.98%) WAN
20 143 (13.91%) ITIL
21 140 (13.62%) SAN
22 138 (13.42%) MS Office
23 135 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
24 134 (13.04%) VPN
25 130 (12.65%) HP
25 130 (12.65%) SLA
26 123 (11.96%) Data Centre
27 122 (11.87%) Exchange Server 2010

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 260 (25.29%) MS Exchange
2 122 (11.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 105 (10.21%) IIS
4 71 (6.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 69 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 64 (6.23%) SharePoint
7 47 (4.57%) Apache
7 47 (4.57%) Lync
8 22 (2.14%) Tomcat
8 22 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (1.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (1.36%) JBoss
11 10 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
12 8 (0.78%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.68%) Node.js
13 7 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.68%) SugarCRM
14 6 (0.58%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 294 (28.60%) MS Excel
2 138 (13.42%) MS Office
3 14 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.19%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.097%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.097%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.097%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.097%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.097%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.19%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.097%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.097%) Unica
5 1 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.097%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.097%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 72 (7.00%) Office 365
2 33 (3.21%) IaaS
3 22 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (1.85%) SaaS
6 7 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.39%) Route 53
7 4 (0.39%) Yammer
7 4 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
8 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.097%) Pure360
10 1 (0.097%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.097%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.097%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.097%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 245 (23.83%) Firewall
2 169 (16.44%) TCP/IP
3 156 (15.18%) LAN
4 155 (15.08%) DNS
5 154 (14.98%) WAN
6 140 (13.62%) SAN
7 134 (13.04%) VPN
8 83 (8.07%) DHCP
9 82 (7.98%) VoIP
10 66 (6.42%) Internet
11 62 (6.03%) Wireless
12 61 (5.93%) NAS
13 49 (4.77%) MPLS
14 24 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (2.33%) Ethernet
15 21 (2.04%) VLAN
16 20 (1.95%) HTTP
17 18 (1.75%) Network Security
17 18 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
18 17 (1.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (16.44%) SQL Server
2 76 (7.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (5.45%) MySQL
4 39 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 29 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (2.72%) Oracle Database
7 18 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (1.46%) Relational Database
9 12 (1.17%) MS Access
10 10 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (0.78%) RDBMS
11 8 (0.78%) Big Data
12 7 (0.68%) DB2
12 7 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (0.68%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.68%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.49%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (0.97%) Selenium
2 7 (0.68%) Subversion
3 6 (0.58%) Rational Performance Tester
3 6 (0.58%) JMeter
4 5 (0.49%) JSUnit
4 5 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.49%) Jasmine
5 4 (0.39%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.39%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.39%) Maven
6 3 (0.29%) InstallShield
6 3 (0.29%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.19%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.19%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.19%) JIRA
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.19%) Firebug
7 2 (0.19%) MSBuild
7 2 (0.19%) SpecFlow
General
1 85 (8.27%) Finance
2 63 (6.13%) Telecoms
3 59 (5.74%) Retail
4 51 (4.96%) Banking
5 43 (4.18%) Marketing
6 37 (3.60%) German Language
7 32 (3.11%) French Language
8 18 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.65%) Back Office
10 15 (1.46%) Electronics
10 15 (1.46%) Legal
10 15 (1.46%) Spanish Language
11 12 (1.17%) Italian Language
12 10 (0.97%) Financial Institution
13 9 (0.88%) Games
14 7 (0.68%) Advertising
14 7 (0.68%) Front Office
15 5 (0.49%) Automotive
16 3 (0.29%) Law
16 3 (0.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (5.84%) HTML
2 46 (4.47%) XML
3 34 (3.31%) .NET
4 28 (2.72%) CSS
5 27 (2.63%) Web Services
6 16 (1.56%) Application Packaging
7 13 (1.26%) HTML5
8 10 (0.97%) J2EE
9 9 (0.88%) LAMP
10 7 (0.68%) Spring
10 7 (0.68%) Ajax
10 7 (0.68%) jQuery
10 7 (0.68%) AngularJS
10 7 (0.68%) Esper
11 6 (0.58%) Middleware
12 5 (0.49%) Dojo
12 5 (0.49%) SOAP
12 5 (0.49%) DOM
12 5 (0.49%) Backbone.js
12 5 (0.49%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 123 (11.96%) Data Centre
2 73 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (6.23%) Computer Science
4 51 (4.96%) Blackberry
5 44 (4.28%) Clustering
6 25 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 19 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 15 (1.46%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.26%) Mathematics
10 12 (1.17%) Replication
11 11 (1.07%) HP Storage
11 11 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (0.97%) PKI
13 8 (0.78%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.78%) EPoS
13 8 (0.78%) DTV
14 7 (0.68%) Social Media
14 7 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
14 7 (0.68%) HP StoreVirtual
15 6 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 646 (62.84%) Windows
2 311 (30.25%) Linux
3 228 (22.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 203 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 196 (19.07%) UNIX
6 155 (15.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 91 (8.85%) Windows 7
8 86 (8.37%) Windows 8
9 74 (7.20%) Windows XP
10 29 (2.82%) Mac OS X
10 29 (2.82%) Android
11 28 (2.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (2.63%) Solaris
13 26 (2.53%) Apple iOS
14 15 (1.46%) Windows Vista
15 14 (1.36%) AIX
16 10 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
17 9 (0.88%) Mac OS
18 7 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
19 5 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (13.91%) ITIL
2 73 (7.10%) Service Delivery
3 44 (4.28%) Mentoring
4 39 (3.79%) Service Management
5 36 (3.50%) Time Management
6 35 (3.40%) OO
6 35 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (3.31%) Vulnerability Management
8 33 (3.21%) Change Control
9 32 (3.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 30 (2.92%) CRM
11 28 (2.72%) Configuration Management
11 28 (2.72%) Performance Tuning
12 25 (2.43%) Project Management
12 25 (2.43%) Incident Management
13 22 (2.14%) Migration
13 22 (2.14%) Analytics
14 20 (1.95%) Change Management
14 20 (1.95%) Load Balancing
14 20 (1.95%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 240 (23.35%) SQL
2 92 (8.95%) Java
3 46 (4.47%) Perl
4 41 (3.99%) PowerShell
5 35 (3.40%) Shell Script
6 33 (3.21%) JavaScript
7 32 (3.11%) C
8 29 (2.82%) C#
8 29 (2.82%) PHP
8 29 (2.82%) Python
8 29 (2.82%) Ruby
9 23 (2.24%) C++
10 21 (2.04%) Bash Shell
11 17 (1.65%) VBScript
12 13 (1.26%) VBA
13 8 (0.78%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.68%) VB
15 4 (0.39%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.29%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 135 (13.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 113 (10.99%) Degree
3 106 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
4 90 (8.75%) CCNA
5 81 (7.88%) MCSE
6 49 (4.77%) Security Cleared
7 44 (4.28%) MCP
8 41 (3.99%) MCITP
9 39 (3.79%) MCSA
10 36 (3.50%) SC Cleared
11 34 (3.31%) CISSP
12 29 (2.82%) CEH
13 23 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
13 23 (2.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 20 (1.95%) DV Cleared
14 20 (1.95%) CCNP
15 19 (1.85%) A+ Certification
16 17 (1.65%) CCA
17 16 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 13 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (12.65%) SLA
2 29 (2.82%) QA
3 10 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.097%) HL7
System Software
1 334 (32.49%) Active Directory
2 230 (22.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (9.92%) XenApp
4 97 (9.44%) Hyper-V
5 51 (4.96%) vSphere
6 36 (3.50%) Terminal Server
7 32 (3.11%) Terminal Services
8 31 (3.02%) VMware ESX
9 30 (2.92%) XenDesktop
10 26 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
12 16 (1.56%) XenServer
13 13 (1.26%) VMware Server
14 12 (1.17%) NFS
15 9 (0.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 9 (0.88%) ISA Server
16 8 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
16 8 (0.78%) UAG
17 6 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
18 5 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 59 (5.74%) SCCM
2 29 (2.82%) SCOM
3 25 (2.43%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 23 (2.24%) WSUS
5 22 (2.14%) Nagios
6 18 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
7 17 (1.65%) Backup Exec
7 17 (1.65%) Tivoli
8 10 (0.97%) Opsview
9 9 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 8 (0.78%) EdgeSight
11 7 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 7 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
11 7 (0.68%) ZABBIX
11 7 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 6 (0.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 6 (0.58%) Nmap
13 5 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (0.49%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 440 (42.80%) Microsoft
2 348 (33.85%) VMware
3 242 (23.54%) Cisco
4 219 (21.30%) Citrix
5 130 (12.65%) HP
6 106 (10.31%) Oracle
7 57 (5.54%) NetApp
8 56 (5.45%) Apple
9 40 (3.89%) Dell
10 38 (3.70%) CheckPoint
11 36 (3.50%) Juniper
12 34 (3.31%) Red Hat
13 30 (2.92%) Symantec
13 30 (2.92%) EMC
14 28 (2.72%) Dell Compellent
15 22 (2.14%) CommVault
16 21 (2.04%) Avaya
17 20 (1.95%) SonicWALL
18 17 (1.65%) LANDesk
19 16 (1.56%) Remedy
Greater Manchester
Premier Engineering
Salary: £23000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Other
Vodafone
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East
Vodafone
Posted: 12 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Lisburn, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum to £26k + bonus + training + benefit
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £32k, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands on training!
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Pension + Free parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + on call + bens
Posted: 2 days ago