Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Technical Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 167 153
Rank change year-on-year -41 -14 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 52 88 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.82% 1.43% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 1.50% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 49 68 141
Berkshire median annual salary £33,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.84% +10.71% -9.09%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £70,000 £52,500
South East median annual salary £32,500 £36,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -9.72% +5.88% -9.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 6,063 5,859 8,367
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.53% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,918 4,718 6,615
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Technical Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Berkshire

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in Berkshire

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in Berkshire

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -32 18 £35,000 +11.55% 1
Bracknell -13 11 £31,000 -4.62% 1
Maidenhead -32 9 £38,000 -15.56%
Crowthorne - 8 £22,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £30,000 - 1
Newbury - 2 £52,500 -
Technical Engineer
South East

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Technical Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 29 (55.77%) Linux
4 27 (51.92%) Active Directory
5 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
6 21 (40.38%) SQL
6 21 (40.38%) Windows Server
7 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Office
8 16 (30.77%) Hyper-V
9 15 (28.85%) Office 365
9 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
10 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
11 10 (19.23%) Windows 7
11 10 (19.23%) Service Delivery
11 10 (19.23%) VMware
12 9 (17.31%) Windows XP
12 9 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (15.38%) Windows 8
13 8 (15.38%) Unix
13 8 (15.38%) Firewall
14 7 (13.46%) Network Security
14 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (13.46%) ITIL
14 7 (13.46%) VPN
14 7 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
15 6 (11.54%) SLA
15 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
15 6 (11.54%) Migration
16 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.92%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Office 365
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.69%) SaaS
4 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) Firewall
2 7 (13.46%) Network Security
2 7 (13.46%) VPN
3 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.69%) DNS
4 4 (7.69%) LAN
5 3 (5.77%) DHCP
6 2 (3.85%) GoToMeeting
6 2 (3.85%) SNMP
6 2 (3.85%) WebEx
7 1 (1.92%) HTTP
7 1 (1.92%) Internet
7 1 (1.92%) Skype
7 1 (1.92%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (42.31%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Data Lake
2 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Big Data
5 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (5.77%) German Language
1 3 (5.77%) Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) LDAP
1 4 (7.69%) Web Services
2 3 (5.77%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.85%) CSS
3 2 (3.85%) React Native
4 1 (1.92%) JSON
4 1 (1.92%) Middleware
4 1 (1.92%) Regular Expression
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.92%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 29 (55.77%) Linux
3 21 (40.38%) Windows Server
4 11 (21.15%) Windows 10
5 10 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 9 (17.31%) Windows XP
7 8 (15.38%) Unix
7 8 (15.38%) Windows 8
8 7 (13.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (9.62%) Mac OS X
9 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (7.69%) AIX
10 4 (7.69%) HPUX
10 4 (7.69%) Solaris
10 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (5.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.23%) Service Delivery
2 9 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (13.46%) ITIL
4 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
4 6 (11.54%) Migration
5 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.69%) Analytics
6 4 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (7.69%) Security Operations
6 4 (7.69%) SIEM
6 4 (7.69%) Tech Ops
6 4 (7.69%) Time Management
7 3 (5.77%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (5.77%) Critical Thinking
7 3 (5.77%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (5.77%) Innovative Thinking
7 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.77%) Microservices
7 3 (5.77%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) Java
3 4 (7.69%) Python
3 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.77%) C#
4 3 (5.77%) Groovy
4 3 (5.77%) Java 8
5 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.92%) C++
6 1 (1.92%) Perl
6 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 27 (51.92%) Active Directory
2 16 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.77%) Firmware
5 2 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
1 3 (5.77%) WSUS
2 2 (3.85%) Grafana
2 2 (3.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 30 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) VMware
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.69%) Dell
4 4 (7.69%) LogRhythm
4 4 (7.69%) Splunk
5 3 (5.77%) HP
5 3 (5.77%) SonicWALL
6 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) F5
6 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) IBM