Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England 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.

Senior Technical Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1108 1129 1166
Rank change year-on-year +21 +37 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 40 60 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.034% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.035% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 90
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +13.51% +21.71%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,275 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year - +18.92% +21.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Engineer in England

Senior Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Technical Engineer in England

Senior Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Engineer in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technical Engineer in England

Senior Technical Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Engineer within the England 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
Midlands +38 10 £38,750 -3.13%
West Midlands +23 10 £38,750 -3.13%
South East +50 9 £65,000 +52.94%
East of England +23 9 £55,000 -12.00% 1
North of England +4 7 £47,500 +18.75%
Yorkshire +29 6 £47,500 +18.75%
South West +28 3 £40,000 +14.29%
London -17 2 £62,500 +13.64% 1
North West -5 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Senior Technical Engineer
UK

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

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

1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (37.50%) MCSE
3 15 (37.50%) VMware
4 12 (30.00%) Citrix
4 12 (30.00%) Office 365
5 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
6 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (25.00%) SAN
7 9 (22.50%) Linux
7 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (20.00%) Cisco
8 8 (20.00%) MCSA
8 8 (20.00%) NetApp
9 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
9 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
9 7 (17.50%) ITIL
10 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (15.00%) Presales
10 6 (15.00%) Change Control
10 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (15.00%) Firewall
10 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (12.50%) Degree

Senior Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (10.00%) JBoss
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.50%) Apache
5 3 (7.50%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Office 365
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) SAN
2 6 (15.00%) Firewall
3 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.50%) VPN
4 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) FTP
4 4 (10.00%) HTTP
4 4 (10.00%) Internet
4 4 (10.00%) Wireless
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (7.50%) DDNS
5 3 (7.50%) IPsec
5 3 (7.50%) MPLS
5 3 (7.50%) NAS
5 3 (7.50%) Network Security
5 3 (7.50%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (5.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 2 (5.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (10.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (10.00%) Maven
1 4 (10.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Java EE
1 4 (10.00%) Java SE
1 4 (10.00%) JMS
1 4 (10.00%) REST
1 4 (10.00%) SOAP
1 4 (10.00%) Spring
1 4 (10.00%) Web Services
1 4 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 3 (7.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (22.50%) Linux
3 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.50%) Unix
5 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) ITIL
1 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
2 6 (15.00%) Change Control
2 6 (15.00%) Presales
2 6 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (12.50%) Service Management
4 4 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (10.00%) Open Source
4 4 (10.00%) SOA
4 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.50%) Analytics
6 1 (2.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Design
6 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) AWK
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) sed
3 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (37.50%) MCSE
3 8 (20.00%) MCSA
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (12.50%) CCNP
5 5 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (5.00%) CCA
6 2 (5.00%) CCNA
7 1 (2.50%) CCDE
7 1 (2.50%) CCDP
7 1 (2.50%) CCIE
7 1 (2.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (2.50%) CCIE Security
7 1 (2.50%) CCIE Wireless
7 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.50%) XenApp
4 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (37.50%) VMware
3 12 (30.00%) Citrix
4 8 (20.00%) Cisco
4 8 (20.00%) NetApp
5 5 (12.50%) Civica
5 5 (12.50%) CommVault
5 5 (12.50%) Dell Compellent
5 5 (12.50%) F5
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle
6 4 (10.00%) BEA
6 4 (10.00%) IBM
6 4 (10.00%) TIBCO
7 3 (7.50%) EMC
7 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.50%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) Splunk