The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Engineer
UK / England
Rank 534 485 486
Rank change year-on-year -49 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 307 520 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.54% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.56% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 255 439 431
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +1.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75739 92695 95199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.28% 96.42% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 63358 78403 78502
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Technical Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in England

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in England

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in England

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 Technical Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -15 102 £32,500 -7.14% 12
London +21 82 £52,500 +23.52% 18
East of England +34 46 £35,000 -6.66%
South West +18 21 £26,000 -25.71% 5
Yorkshire -1 17 £50,000 +16.95% 2
North West -17 15 £25,000 -7.40% 1
West Midlands +22 14 £33,500 +6.34%
East Midlands -12 7 £25,331 -36.67% 6
North East -1 2 £21,500 -6.52%
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 England region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 285 (46.95%) Windows
2 239 (39.37%) Microsoft
3 186 (30.64%) Active Directory
3 186 (30.64%) VMware
4 167 (27.51%) Linux
5 162 (26.69%) Windows Server
6 133 (21.91%) SQL
7 115 (18.95%) MS Excel
8 111 (18.29%) MS Exchange
9 104 (17.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 98 (16.14%) Cisco
10 98 (16.14%) Firewall
11 97 (15.98%) Degree
12 96 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 95 (15.65%) Microsoft Certification
14 94 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
15 93 (15.32%) SQL Server
16 80 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
17 79 (13.01%) Citrix
18 77 (12.69%) Unix
18 77 (12.69%) Hyper-V
19 73 (12.03%) SAN
20 68 (11.20%) Exchange Server 2010
21 65 (10.71%) DNS
22 62 (10.21%) Office 365
23 60 (9.88%) TCP/IP
23 60 (9.88%) MCSE
24 59 (9.72%) Python
24 59 (9.72%) Java
25 55 (9.06%) ITIL

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 111 (18.29%) MS Exchange
2 68 (11.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 55 (9.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 42 (6.92%) Tomcat
5 39 (6.43%) IIS
6 36 (5.93%) Apache
7 35 (5.77%) WebSphere
8 28 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 23 (3.79%) SharePoint
10 20 (3.29%) Skype for Business
11 19 (3.13%) JBoss
12 17 (2.80%) WebLogic
13 14 (2.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (1.98%) CMS
15 10 (1.65%) IBM Notes
16 5 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (0.82%) OpenStack
16 5 (0.82%) Site Server
17 4 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
18 3 (0.49%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 115 (18.95%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.93%) MS Office
3 7 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (10.21%) Office 365
2 33 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (4.94%) SaaS
4 21 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.32%) IaaS
7 7 (1.15%) PaaS
8 5 (0.82%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.33%) G Suite
9 2 (0.33%) GitHub
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 98 (16.14%) Firewall
2 73 (12.03%) SAN
3 65 (10.71%) DNS
4 60 (9.88%) TCP/IP
5 46 (7.58%) WAN
6 44 (7.25%) LAN
7 41 (6.75%) HTTP
8 38 (6.26%) VPN
9 33 (5.44%) NAS
10 32 (5.27%) Internet
10 32 (5.27%) Wireless
11 25 (4.12%) SSL
12 22 (3.62%) DHCP
13 21 (3.46%) FTP
14 19 (3.13%) Network Security
15 17 (2.80%) Remote Desktop
16 15 (2.47%) VoIP
17 14 (2.31%) LDAP
18 13 (2.14%) Wireshark
19 12 (1.98%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.95%) MySQL
3 18 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.82%) Big Data
8 4 (0.66%) DB2
9 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.33%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.33%) Redis
10 2 (0.33%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.16%) HDInsight
11 1 (0.16%) Impala
Development Applications
1 21 (3.46%) Eclipse
2 19 (3.13%) Maven
2 19 (3.13%) NetBeans
3 17 (2.80%) IntelliJ
3 17 (2.80%) JIRA
4 16 (2.64%) Git (software)
5 15 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.14%) Selenium
7 9 (1.48%) JMeter
7 9 (1.48%) LoadRunner
7 9 (1.48%) LoadUI
7 9 (1.48%) Ranorex
7 9 (1.48%) SoapUI
8 8 (1.32%) Firebug
9 5 (0.82%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.66%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.49%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 49 (8.07%) Finance
2 27 (4.45%) French Language
3 23 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.46%) Banking
5 18 (2.97%) Spanish Language
6 17 (2.80%) German Language
6 17 (2.80%) Marketing
7 15 (2.47%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.81%) Italian Language
9 10 (1.65%) Portuguese Language
9 10 (1.65%) Publishing
10 5 (0.82%) Back Office
10 5 (0.82%) Legal
11 4 (0.66%) Games
11 4 (0.66%) Retail
12 3 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.49%) Law
12 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.11%) HTML
1 31 (5.11%) Web Services
2 29 (4.78%) .NET
3 28 (4.61%) XML
4 22 (3.62%) CSS
5 19 (3.13%) SOAP
6 18 (2.97%) REST
6 18 (2.97%) RESTful
6 18 (2.97%) Spring
7 17 (2.80%) Java EE
8 14 (2.31%) Java SE
8 14 (2.31%) JMS
9 12 (1.98%) JSON
10 8 (1.32%) Regular Expression
11 6 (0.99%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.82%) J2EE
13 4 (0.66%) COM
13 4 (0.66%) Middleware
14 3 (0.49%) SAML
14 3 (0.49%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 54 (8.90%) Computer Science
2 53 (8.73%) Data Centre
3 45 (7.41%) Clustering
4 38 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.45%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.64%) Driving Licence
7 16 (2.64%) Linux Command Line
8 14 (2.31%) Replication
9 13 (2.14%) Fintech
10 8 (1.32%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.15%) HP Storage
12 6 (0.99%) iPad
13 5 (0.82%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.82%) iSeries
13 5 (0.82%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.82%) PKI
14 4 (0.66%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.66%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 285 (46.95%) Windows
2 167 (27.51%) Linux
3 162 (26.69%) Windows Server
4 104 (17.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 96 (15.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 77 (12.69%) Unix
7 48 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (6.92%) Windows 7
9 35 (5.77%) Windows 10
10 16 (2.64%) Windows 8
11 14 (2.31%) Android
12 13 (2.14%) Apple iOS
12 13 (2.14%) Solaris
13 12 (1.98%) Mac OS
14 11 (1.81%) Windows NT
15 10 (1.65%) AIX
16 9 (1.48%) HPUX
16 9 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (1.32%) Mac OS X
18 7 (1.15%) IRIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (9.06%) Agile Software Development
1 55 (9.06%) ITIL
2 36 (5.93%) Presales
3 33 (5.44%) Change Control
4 31 (5.11%) Service Delivery
5 29 (4.78%) Mentoring
6 28 (4.61%) Open Source
7 27 (4.45%) Project Management
8 25 (4.12%) DevOps
8 25 (4.12%) Migration
9 23 (3.79%) Service Management
10 19 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (3.13%) Data Protection
10 19 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 18 (2.97%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (2.97%) Software Engineering
12 17 (2.80%) Incident Management
12 17 (2.80%) Test Automation
13 16 (2.64%) Configuration Management
14 15 (2.47%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 133 (21.91%) SQL
2 59 (9.72%) Java
2 59 (9.72%) Python
3 37 (6.10%) Bash Shell
4 32 (5.27%) C#
4 32 (5.27%) Perl
4 32 (5.27%) Ruby
5 28 (4.61%) JavaScript
6 26 (4.28%) PHP
7 20 (3.29%) PowerShell
8 12 (1.98%) C++
9 8 (1.32%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.99%) Scala
11 5 (0.82%) C
11 5 (0.82%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.82%) VB
12 4 (0.66%) Clojure
12 4 (0.66%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.49%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 97 (15.98%) Degree
2 95 (15.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 80 (13.18%) Cisco Certification
4 60 (9.88%) MCSE
5 53 (8.73%) CCNA
6 25 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (3.29%) Citrix Certification
8 19 (3.13%) MCSA
9 17 (2.80%) CCNP
10 16 (2.64%) MCP
11 14 (2.31%) ISTQB
12 13 (2.14%) CompTIA Security+
12 13 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (2.14%) MCITP
12 13 (2.14%) Security+ Certification
13 11 (1.81%) CISSP
14 10 (1.65%) CCA
14 10 (1.65%) CCIE
15 9 (1.48%) CEH
16 8 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.75%) SLA
2 24 (3.95%) QA
3 3 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.16%) DICOM
5 1 (0.16%) HL7
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 186 (30.64%) Active Directory
2 94 (15.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 77 (12.69%) Hyper-V
4 27 (4.45%) XenApp
5 23 (3.79%) vSphere
6 17 (2.80%) VMware ESX
7 15 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (1.81%) XenDesktop
9 10 (1.65%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (1.32%) Samba
10 8 (1.32%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.15%) NFS
12 6 (0.99%) Docker
13 5 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.49%) FreeRADIUS
15 2 (0.33%) vCloud
16 1 (0.16%) HDFS
16 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
16 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (3.62%) Backup Exec
2 20 (3.29%) Puppet
2 20 (3.29%) SCCM
3 10 (1.65%) NetBackup
3 10 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
5 7 (1.15%) Nagios
6 6 (0.99%) Ansible
6 6 (0.99%) SCOM
6 6 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 6 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (0.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.82%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (0.82%) Opsview
7 5 (0.82%) WSUS
8 4 (0.66%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.49%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.49%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 239 (39.37%) Microsoft
2 186 (30.64%) VMware
3 98 (16.14%) Cisco
4 79 (13.01%) Citrix
5 52 (8.57%) NetApp
6 49 (8.07%) Oracle
7 43 (7.08%) HP
8 30 (4.94%) IBM
9 25 (4.12%) Symantec
10 24 (3.95%) CommVault
10 24 (3.95%) Juniper
11 23 (3.79%) CheckPoint
12 22 (3.62%) Veeam
13 20 (3.29%) EMC
14 19 (3.13%) Veritas
15 15 (2.47%) Dell Compellent
15 15 (2.47%) SolarWinds
16 14 (2.31%) BEA
16 14 (2.31%) TIBCO
17 13 (2.14%) Apple
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Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
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