Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

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

Technical Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 323 310 353
Rank change year-on-year -13 +43 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 28 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.26% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.27% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 30
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -13.51% +23.33%
10th Percentile £23,550 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £71,500 £78,000 £62,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +37.50% -17.95% +30.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 10,491 9,704 12,501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.94% 95.31% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9,330 8,776 11,387
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £32,950
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in the City of London

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in the City of London

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in the City of London

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 City of London region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Office 365
3 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) Java
5 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 8 (28.57%) Citrix
6 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (25.00%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (21.43%) Linux
7 6 (21.43%) Fixed Income
7 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
8 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.86%) VMware
8 5 (17.86%) Hedge funds
9 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (14.29%) IaaS
9 4 (14.29%) Meraki
9 4 (14.29%) JSON
9 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
9 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (14.29%) VoIP
9 4 (14.29%) VPN
9 4 (14.29%) Unix
9 4 (14.29%) Python
9 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Front Arena
1 3 (10.71%) Markit EDM
1 3 (10.71%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) IaaS
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (7.14%) G Suite
5 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) VoIP
1 4 (14.29%) VPN
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) SMS
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) BGP
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (7.14%) EIGRP
3 2 (7.14%) Multicast
3 2 (7.14%) NetScaler
3 2 (7.14%) OSPF
3 2 (7.14%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.57%) DNS
4 1 (3.57%) Skype
4 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (10.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Law
3 3 (10.71%) Front Office
4 1 (3.57%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) XML Schema
4 2 (7.14%) Middleware
5 1 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) LDAP
5 1 (3.57%) Regular Expression
5 1 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Fixed Income
2 5 (17.86%) Hedge funds
3 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 3 (10.71%) Derivative
4 3 (10.71%) Equities
4 3 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 1 (3.57%) Fintech
6 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Linux
3 5 (17.86%) Mac OS X
4 4 (14.29%) Unix
5 3 (10.71%) Mac OS
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) AIX
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) HPUX
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.29%) Server Building
2 4 (14.29%) Server Management
3 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (10.71%) Investment Management
3 3 (10.71%) Software Deployment
3 3 (10.71%) Tech Ops
3 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
3 3 (10.71%) Test Management
3 3 (10.71%) Workflow
4 2 (7.14%) Coaching
4 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (7.14%) DevOps
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) Perl
3 4 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 3 (10.71%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) CCNP
2 2 (7.14%) CCSE
2 2 (7.14%) CCSP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
2 2 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Cacti
1 2 (7.14%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.57%) Clonezilla
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Citrix
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) Meraki
4 4 (14.29%) NetApp
5 3 (10.71%) Calypso
5 3 (10.71%) Charles River
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) SimCorp
6 2 (7.14%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.14%) ConnectWise
6 2 (7.14%) Fortinet
6 2 (7.14%) Okta
6 2 (7.14%) Splunk
6 2 (7.14%) Tufin
7 1 (3.57%) Draytek
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) NETGEAR
7 1 (3.57%) Veeam