Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 305 313 323
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 35 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.22% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 21
City of London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +11.76%

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 10,196 9,841 10,938
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.67% 94.89% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9,160 8,875 9,959
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +1.77%
10th Percentile £35,225 £35,000 £33,705
90th Percentile £93,750 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Office 365
3 14 (40.00%) Java
3 14 (40.00%) SQL
4 13 (37.14%) Hedge funds
5 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
5 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
5 12 (34.29%) Finance
6 11 (31.43%) Asset Management
7 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (28.57%) Fixed Income
7 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 10 (28.57%) Oracle
7 10 (28.57%) XML
7 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 9 (25.71%) Perl
8 9 (25.71%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (25.71%) .NET
8 9 (25.71%) C#
8 9 (25.71%) Oracle Workflow
8 9 (25.71%) Front Office
8 9 (25.71%) Workflow
8 9 (25.71%) Calypso
8 9 (25.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (25.71%) Mac OS X
8 9 (25.71%) Charles River
8 9 (25.71%) Markit EDM
8 9 (25.71%) Front Arena
8 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis

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 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (25.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) Jupyter
4 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Front Arena
1 9 (25.71%) Markit EDM
1 9 (25.71%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 15 (42.86%) Office 365
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.71%) G Suite
5 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) PBX
2 2 (5.71%) VoIP
2 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) SMS
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
4 1 (2.86%) InfluxDB
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Front Office
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) XML
2 9 (25.71%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) Middleware
4 1 (2.86%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (2.86%) JSON
4 1 (2.86%) REST
4 1 (2.86%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 13 (37.14%) Hedge funds
2 10 (28.57%) Fixed Income
3 9 (25.71%) Derivative
3 9 (25.71%) Equities
3 9 (25.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (8.57%) Fintech
5 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.86%) SCADA
6 1 (2.86%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) Mac OS X
4 4 (11.43%) Linux
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.86%) Android
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Asset Management
2 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
2 9 (25.71%) Investment Management
2 9 (25.71%) Workflow
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 4 (11.43%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) Tech Ops
4 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) Identity Management
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.71%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.86%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (2.86%) Microservices
6 1 (2.86%) Migration
6 1 (2.86%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) Perl
3 5 (14.29%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) C++
4 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.71%) VB
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.86%) R
6 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) MCSE
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.71%) MCP
3 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) GDPR
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Jamf Pro
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) Clonezilla
2 1 (2.86%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 9 (25.71%) Calypso
2 9 (25.71%) Charles River
2 9 (25.71%) SimCorp
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 2 (5.71%) Okta
4 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.86%) Apple
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Google
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Meraki
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) Splunk
5 1 (2.86%) Veritas
5 1 (2.86%) VMware