Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 306 323
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 20 33 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.31% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.32% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 64
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £24,000 £31,550 £27,275
90th Percentile £70,000 £76,000 £67,000
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +2.41%

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 9,822 10,299 13,695
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 96.65% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8,778 9,396 12,085
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,000 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% 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 16 January 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 16 January 2018, 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 City of London region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) SLA
3 5 (25.00%) Presales
3 5 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (15.00%) A+ Certification
5 3 (15.00%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
5 3 (15.00%) MCDST
5 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Office 365
5 3 (15.00%) OSCP
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
5 3 (15.00%) CREST Certified
5 3 (15.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (15.00%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud

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 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) Skype
1 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
1 2 (10.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) Sybase IQ
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Front Office
2 1 (5.00%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (5.00%) JMS
1 1 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (15.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
1 5 (25.00%) Presales
2 3 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (15.00%) Security Operations
2 3 (15.00%) Security Testing
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (10.00%) Service Design
3 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (15.00%) CREST Certified
2 3 (15.00%) MCDST
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (15.00%) OSCP
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) LXC
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Sybase