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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Engineer
Rank 458 489 595
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +106
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 575 555 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.53% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.55% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 493 467 334
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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 +27 547 £35,000 -0.70% 64
South East -6 193 £35,000 -6.66% 23
London +15 171 £37,500 -6.25% 13
Berkshire -3 97 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Yorkshire +31 62 £30,000 -18.36% 8
Reading +4 59 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Surrey +7 51 £37,500 +4.16% 7
West Yorkshire +20 44 £42,500 +9.67% 6
East of England +28 40 £32,500 -5.10% 2
Leeds +22 38 £55,000 +46.66% 6
South West +6 25 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Hertfordshire +17 23 £40,000 +48.14% 1
Bracknell +20 22 £40,000 +16.78%
East Midlands +13 22 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Hampshire +9 22 £27,500 -1.78% 2
City of London +51 18 £38,750 -6.62% 3
North West +19 18 £25,000 -20.63% 4
Wiltshire +11 14 £35,000 +9.37%
Buckinghamshire +9 14 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Nottinghamshire +22 13 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Nottingham +16 13 £40,000 +23.07% 1
South Yorkshire +14 13 £21,000 -40.00%
Cambridgeshire +11 13 £23,625 -30.00%
Farnborough -10 13 £25,000 -4.76% 1
Barnsley - 13 £21,000 -
Cheshire +38 11 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Cambridge +9 11 £21,000 -45.80%
West Midlands -35 11 £24,500 -21.60% 6
Camberley 0 10 £33,500 -14.10%
Borehamwood - 10 £31,000 - 1

Technical Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 671 (58.10%) Windows
2 478 (41.39%) Microsoft
3 413 (35.76%) VMware
4 402 (34.81%) Active Directory
5 375 (32.47%) Windows Server
6 340 (29.44%) Linux
7 324 (28.05%) MS Exchange
8 281 (24.33%) Firewall
9 269 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 252 (21.82%) Cisco
11 247 (21.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 208 (18.01%) Windows Server 2012
13 197 (17.06%) SQL
14 195 (16.88%) SQL Server
14 195 (16.88%) Degree
15 192 (16.62%) MS Excel
16 186 (16.10%) Unix
17 182 (15.76%) LAN
18 170 (14.72%) WAN
19 168 (14.55%) TCP/IP
20 167 (14.46%) ITIL
21 155 (13.42%) Citrix
21 155 (13.42%) Data Centre
22 153 (13.25%) Computer Science
23 136 (11.77%) Office 365
23 136 (11.77%) Exchange Server 2010
24 135 (11.69%) Hyper-V
24 135 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003
25 130 (11.26%) SAN
25 130 (11.26%) DNS

Technical Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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
1 324 (28.05%) MS Exchange
2 136 (11.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 86 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 57 (4.94%) IIS
5 46 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 45 (3.90%) SharePoint
7 34 (2.94%) WebSphere
8 33 (2.86%) Apache
9 29 (2.51%) JBoss
9 29 (2.51%) Tomcat
10 26 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
11 23 (1.99%) Skype for Business
12 19 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
14 11 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 10 (0.87%) OpenStack
15 10 (0.87%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.78%) Site Server
17 6 (0.52%) Confluence
18 5 (0.43%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 192 (16.62%) MS Excel
2 125 (10.82%) MS Office
3 9 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.087%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.087%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.35%) Magento
3 3 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.087%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.087%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 136 (11.77%) Office 365
2 73 (6.32%) SaaS
3 39 (3.38%) IaaS
4 33 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 27 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.26%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.17%) PaaS
8 1 (0.087%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.087%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.087%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.087%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.087%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.087%) Heroku
8 1 (0.087%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.087%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.087%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 281 (24.33%) Firewall
2 182 (15.76%) LAN
3 170 (14.72%) WAN
4 168 (14.55%) TCP/IP
5 130 (11.26%) DNS
5 130 (11.26%) SAN
6 89 (7.71%) VPN
7 64 (5.54%) DHCP
8 61 (5.28%) VoIP
9 56 (4.85%) NAS
10 38 (3.29%) SSL
11 37 (3.20%) Internet
12 36 (3.12%) Wireless
13 32 (2.77%) HTTP
14 26 (2.25%) SMTP
15 25 (2.16%) LDAP
16 23 (1.99%) iSCSI
16 23 (1.99%) OSPF
17 22 (1.90%) VLAN
18 21 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 68 (5.89%) MySQL
3 54 (4.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 24 (2.08%) DB2
7 24 (2.08%) Oracle Database
8 15 (1.30%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (0.87%) MongoDB
12 9 (0.78%) MariaDB
13 8 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.69%) Oracle ODI
14 6 (0.52%) KDB
15 5 (0.43%) Big Data
16 3 (0.26%) Oracle Database 12c
16 3 (0.26%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 21 (1.82%) JIRA
2 17 (1.47%) Jenkins
3 11 (0.95%) NMock
3 11 (0.95%) NUnit
3 11 (0.95%) Subversion
4 9 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.78%) Selenium
5 8 (0.69%) HP UFT
5 8 (0.69%) Rational Functional Tester
5 8 (0.69%) TeamCity
6 6 (0.52%) GDB
7 5 (0.43%) Maven
7 5 (0.43%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.26%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.26%) eggPlant
8 3 (0.26%) Hudson
8 3 (0.26%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.17%) dotCover
General
1 88 (7.62%) Finance
2 75 (6.49%) Telecoms
3 56 (4.85%) German Language
4 45 (3.90%) Banking
4 45 (3.90%) French Language
5 44 (3.81%) Retail
6 23 (1.99%) Marketing
7 21 (1.82%) Electronics
8 12 (1.04%) Italian Language
8 12 (1.04%) Spanish Language
9 11 (0.95%) Investment Banking
9 11 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.87%) Games
10 10 (0.87%) Law
10 10 (0.87%) Legal
11 7 (0.61%) Hebrew Language
11 7 (0.61%) Polish Language
11 7 (0.61%) Publishing
12 6 (0.52%) Back Office
12 6 (0.52%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (4.76%) Web Services
2 47 (4.07%) .NET
2 47 (4.07%) XML
3 43 (3.72%) HTML
4 24 (2.08%) CSS
5 20 (1.73%) LAMP
6 18 (1.56%) ASP.NET
7 16 (1.39%) Ajax
7 16 (1.39%) J2EE
8 14 (1.21%) .NET Framework
8 14 (1.21%) WCF
9 12 (1.04%) COM
9 12 (1.04%) jQuery
9 12 (1.04%) NHibernate
10 11 (0.95%) D3.js
10 11 (0.95%) LINQ
10 11 (0.95%) Sass
10 11 (0.95%) Unity DI Container
11 10 (0.87%) IBM Integration Bus
11 10 (0.87%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 155 (13.42%) Data Centre
2 153 (13.25%) Computer Science
3 113 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (4.59%) Driving Licence
5 50 (4.33%) Mathematics
6 39 (3.38%) Physics
7 34 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (2.25%) Blackberry
8 26 (2.25%) Management Information System
9 24 (2.08%) PKI
10 22 (1.90%) N-Tier
11 21 (1.82%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.65%) Replication
13 18 (1.56%) Clustering
14 15 (1.30%) Fat Client
14 15 (1.30%) Thin Client
15 12 (1.04%) EqualLogic
15 12 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
15 12 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
16 11 (0.95%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 671 (58.10%) Windows
2 375 (32.47%) Windows Server
3 340 (29.44%) Linux
4 269 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 208 (18.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 186 (16.10%) Unix
7 135 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 85 (7.36%) Windows 7
9 79 (6.84%) Windows 8
10 42 (3.64%) Android
11 39 (3.38%) Apple iOS
12 38 (3.29%) Windows XP
13 33 (2.86%) Solaris
14 20 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 14 (1.21%) Windows 2000
16 13 (1.13%) Debian
16 13 (1.13%) Ubuntu
17 11 (0.95%) Windows Vista
18 8 (0.69%) AIX
19 7 (0.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (14.46%) ITIL
2 121 (10.48%) Presales
3 86 (7.45%) Mentoring
4 66 (5.71%) Service Delivery
5 57 (4.94%) SDLC
6 51 (4.42%) Service Management
7 47 (4.07%) Project Management
8 43 (3.72%) Agile Software Development
9 40 (3.46%) CRM
10 39 (3.38%) Business Development
11 38 (3.29%) Software Engineering
12 35 (3.03%) Change Control
13 31 (2.68%) Data Management
13 31 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
14 30 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
14 30 (2.60%) TDD
15 29 (2.51%) Change Management
16 28 (2.42%) Performance Testing
17 27 (2.34%) E-Commerce
18 25 (2.16%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 197 (17.06%) SQL
2 86 (7.45%) Java
3 63 (5.45%) JavaScript
4 31 (2.68%) C#
4 31 (2.68%) Python
5 30 (2.60%) Bash Shell
6 25 (2.16%) C
7 21 (1.82%) Perl
8 20 (1.73%) VBScript
9 19 (1.65%) C++
10 18 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 17 (1.47%) PHP
12 12 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.52%) AWK
13 6 (0.52%) Ruby
13 6 (0.52%) sed
13 6 (0.52%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.43%) Go
14 5 (0.43%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.26%) Jython
Qualifications
1 195 (16.88%) Degree
2 109 (9.44%) Cisco Certification
3 96 (8.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 83 (7.19%) CCNA
5 60 (5.19%) MCSE
6 44 (3.81%) Security Cleared
7 39 (3.38%) SC Cleared
8 35 (3.03%) CCNP
9 27 (2.34%) MCITP
10 24 (2.08%) ISEB
10 24 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 20 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
11 20 (1.73%) MCSA
12 19 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (1.47%) MCP
14 16 (1.39%) CCA
14 16 (1.39%) CISSP
15 13 (1.13%) CEH
16 11 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (0.95%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (9.44%) SLA
2 40 (3.46%) QA
3 15 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.43%) PA-DSS
6 4 (0.35%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.17%) SEPA
8 1 (0.087%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.087%) HL7
8 1 (0.087%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 402 (34.81%) Active Directory
2 247 (21.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 135 (11.69%) Hyper-V
4 70 (6.06%) Terminal Services
5 67 (5.80%) XenApp
6 61 (5.28%) vSphere
7 52 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
8 42 (3.64%) VMware ESX
9 33 (2.86%) VMware Server
10 25 (2.16%) XenDesktop
11 17 (1.47%) XenServer
12 11 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.61%) NFS
14 6 (0.52%) Docker
14 6 (0.52%) StorNext
15 5 (0.43%) vCloud
15 5 (0.43%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.35%) Xen
17 3 (0.26%) Sendmail
18 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 57 (4.94%) SCCM
2 17 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
3 16 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 15 (1.30%) SCOM
5 13 (1.13%) Backup Exec
6 11 (0.95%) NetBackup
6 11 (0.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 10 (0.87%) Opsview
8 9 (0.78%) Simpana
9 8 (0.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 7 (0.61%) Ansible
10 7 (0.61%) EdgeSight
10 7 (0.61%) SCVMM
11 6 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
11 6 (0.52%) Puppet
11 6 (0.52%) SCOrch
12 5 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
12 5 (0.43%) Legato
12 5 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 478 (41.39%) Microsoft
2 413 (35.76%) VMware
3 252 (21.82%) Cisco
4 155 (13.42%) Citrix
5 115 (9.96%) Oracle
6 85 (7.36%) NetApp
7 79 (6.84%) HP
8 60 (5.19%) Dell
9 44 (3.81%) IBM
10 43 (3.72%) CommVault
10 43 (3.72%) Juniper
11 35 (3.03%) Symantec
12 32 (2.77%) Apple
12 32 (2.77%) Dell Compellent
13 31 (2.68%) CheckPoint
14 30 (2.60%) EMC
15 26 (2.25%) SonicWALL
16 25 (2.16%) Red Hat
17 23 (1.99%) F5
18 22 (1.90%) Intel Security
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Salary: £35000 - £38000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Daisy Group
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus 20% shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000 base + strong package
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £16,000 to £27,000 per annum Salary based on skills and experienc
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 25,000 - 35,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 20,000 - 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £18000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
POPSCIENCE
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £top + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + gd benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
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Salary: £31000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
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Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Car
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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