Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 167 161
Rank change year-on-year -16 -6 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 73 155 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.17% 1.79% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.87% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 60 128 169
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09% +5.48%
10th Percentile £23,350 £23,350 £23,791
90th Percentile £70,000 £51,250 £58,000
South East median annual salary £35,000 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.48% -10.67% +7.14%

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 5955 8281 10615
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.65% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4775 6489 8425
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -33 36 £30,625 +2.08% 1
Bracknell -5 11 £32,500 -5.11% 1
Slough +9 5 £50,000 -
Maidenhead +24 4 £45,000 +38.46%
Newbury -14 1 £48,000 +74.55%
Thatcham - 1 £30,000 -
Ascot - 1 £37,500 -
Technical Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (50.68%) Windows
2 26 (35.62%) VMware
3 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
4 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
5 22 (30.14%) Windows Server
6 20 (27.40%) Cisco
6 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
7 18 (24.66%) SQL
8 17 (23.29%) Linux
9 15 (20.55%) TCP/IP
9 15 (20.55%) Firewall
9 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (17.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
10 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (17.81%) Product Management
10 13 (17.81%) F5
10 13 (17.81%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (16.44%) Backup Exec
11 12 (16.44%) MS Exchange
12 11 (15.07%) Juniper
12 11 (15.07%) Clustering
12 11 (15.07%) VMware ESXi
12 11 (15.07%) vCenter Server
13 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (13.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (13.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 10 (13.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (13.70%) Altiris

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 12 (16.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (10.96%) Tomcat
4 7 (9.59%) IIS
5 5 (6.85%) Apache
5 5 (6.85%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.48%) JBoss
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.37%) Documentum
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.37%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Office 365
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) Firewall
1 15 (20.55%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.85%) DNS
2 5 (6.85%) VoIP
3 4 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.48%) FTP
3 4 (5.48%) HTTP
3 4 (5.48%) Internet
3 4 (5.48%) IPsec
3 4 (5.48%) MPLS
3 4 (5.48%) Wireless
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (4.11%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (4.11%) DHCP
4 3 (4.11%) LAN
4 3 (4.11%) Network Security
4 3 (4.11%) SAN
4 3 (4.11%) WAN
4 3 (4.11%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.74%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) DB2
2 1 (1.37%) Informix
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.48%) IntelliJ
1 4 (5.48%) Maven
1 4 (5.48%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
2 1 (1.37%) Redmine
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.48%) Advertising
1 4 (5.48%) Games
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) XML
2 5 (6.85%) .NET
3 4 (5.48%) Java EE
3 4 (5.48%) Java SE
3 4 (5.48%) JMS
3 4 (5.48%) REST
3 4 (5.48%) SOAP
3 4 (5.48%) Spring
3 4 (5.48%) Web Services
4 2 (2.74%) HTML
5 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.37%) CSS
5 1 (1.37%) HTML5
5 1 (1.37%) jQuery
5 1 (1.37%) Raphaël
5 1 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (15.07%) Clustering
3 5 (6.85%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.48%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) PKI
6 1 (1.37%) EPoS
6 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 37 (50.68%) Windows
2 22 (30.14%) Windows Server
3 17 (23.29%) Linux
4 15 (20.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.85%) CentOS
6 4 (5.48%) Debian
6 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
6 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (4.11%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.74%) Unix
8 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.37%) Android
9 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) Product Management
1 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
2 8 (10.96%) ITIL
3 6 (8.22%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (5.48%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (5.48%) Open Source
4 4 (5.48%) Presales
4 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
4 4 (5.48%) SIEM
4 4 (5.48%) SOA
5 3 (4.11%) B2C
5 3 (4.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (4.11%) Migration
5 3 (4.11%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.11%) SDLC
5 3 (4.11%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (4.11%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (2.74%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) Java
3 4 (5.48%) C
3 4 (5.48%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.74%) C#
4 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.37%) Korn
5 1 (1.37%) Perl
5 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.37%) Python
5 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (13.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.85%) Degree
4 4 (5.48%) CCNP
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.11%) MCSE
6 2 (2.74%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.74%) HND
6 2 (2.74%) MCP
6 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) CCNA
7 1 (1.37%) CISSP
7 1 (1.37%) GIAC
7 1 (1.37%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (1.37%) MCSA
7 1 (1.37%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (1.37%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (34.25%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (15.07%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (10.96%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.11%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.37%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (1.37%) KVM
7 1 (1.37%) NFS
7 1 (1.37%) Samba
7 1 (1.37%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) Backup Exec
2 11 (15.07%) vCenter Server
3 10 (13.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 10 (13.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 10 (13.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.11%) SCCM
5 1 (1.37%) Ansible
5 1 (1.37%) Nagios
5 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.37%) Puppet
5 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) VMware
2 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
3 20 (27.40%) Cisco
4 13 (17.81%) F5
5 11 (15.07%) Juniper
6 10 (13.70%) Altiris
6 10 (13.70%) Forcepoint
6 10 (13.70%) Symantec
6 10 (13.70%) Veritas
7 6 (8.22%) HP
7 6 (8.22%) IBM
7 6 (8.22%) Oracle
8 5 (6.85%) NetApp
8 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.48%) BEA
9 4 (5.48%) LogRhythm
9 4 (5.48%) TIBCO
10 3 (4.11%) 3PAR
10 3 (4.11%) Palo Alto
10 3 (4.11%) Veeam