Period
to 27 May 2020

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £39,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

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

Technical Engineer
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 117 164 200
Rank change year-on-year +47 +36 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 22 13 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Leeds 0.94% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.43% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 35
Median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% +16.67% -36.84%
10th Percentile £27,375 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £33,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,000 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year +16.54% +5.83% -33.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,236 3,045 4,604
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.39% 97.56% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,889 2,647 3,890
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +5.88%

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Technical Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Leeds

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Technical Engineer in Leeds.

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in Leeds

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

Salary distribution for jobs citing Technical Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 Leeds region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
3 18 (81.82%) Windows Server
4 16 (72.73%) VMware
4 16 (72.73%) Azure
5 14 (63.64%) Tech Ops
6 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
6 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
6 13 (59.09%) IIS
7 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
7 12 (54.55%) DHCP
7 12 (54.55%) DNS
7 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
7 12 (54.55%) Amazon RDS
7 12 (54.55%) Skype for Business
7 12 (54.55%) Proactive Monitoring
8 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (45.45%) AWS
8 10 (45.45%) MCSE
8 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
9 7 (31.82%) MCP
9 7 (31.82%) Proactive Maintenance
10 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (27.27%) SQL
10 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
11 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
11 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
11 5 (22.73%) Citrix

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 13 (59.09%) IIS
2 12 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 12 (54.55%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 16 (72.73%) Azure
2 10 (45.45%) AWS
3 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (9.09%) Apigee
5 2 (9.09%) GCP
6 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) DHCP
1 12 (54.55%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) Skype
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
3 5 (22.73%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) OAuth
1 2 (9.09%) OAuth2
1 2 (9.09%) RESTful
1 2 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (90.91%) Windows
2 18 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Tech Ops
2 12 (54.55%) Proactive Monitoring
3 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) Proactive Maintenance
4 7 (31.82%) Vulnerability Management
5 6 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (22.73%) DevOps
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.09%) Analytics
7 2 (9.09%) API Design
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
8 1 (4.55%) ITSM
8 1 (4.55%) Server Management
8 1 (4.55%) Server Patching
8 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) MCSE
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (31.82%) MCP
3 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) DBS Check
4 3 (13.64%) MCSA
4 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 10 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.55%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.55%) vMotion
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Citrix
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco
5 3 (13.64%) Dell
5 3 (13.64%) EqualLogic
5 3 (13.64%) Veeam
5 3 (13.64%) Zerto
6 2 (9.09%) Google