The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Engineer
South East / Kent
Rank 81 101 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.25% 0.52% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Median salary £27,000 £26,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% -  
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +2.94%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 782 1117 905
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.38% 97.73% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 639 970 813
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Kent

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in Kent

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 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
Chatham - 1 £27,000 -
West Malling - 1 - -
Technical Engineer
South East

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) A+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL