Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £42,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 664 628 539
Rank change year-on-year -36 -89 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 157 186 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.26% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.27% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 130 153 334
London median annual salary £42,250 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.11% +20.00% -1.32%
10th Percentile £26,200 £26,900 £22,500
90th Percentile £72,750 £76,250 £59,700
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,746 67,949 81,420
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 95.92% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 54,095 58,176 69,564
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in London

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in London

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in London

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Central London -41 22 £47,500 - 4
West London +23 11 £37,500 -17.58% 2
East London -5 7 £24,000 -27.27% 3
South London -3 4 £32,500 -29.73%
North London +4 1 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Technical Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 61 (38.85%) Windows
2 53 (33.76%) Microsoft
3 46 (29.30%) Finance
4 39 (24.84%) Linux
5 37 (23.57%) Degree
5 37 (23.57%) Windows 7
6 34 (21.66%) Java
7 33 (21.02%) Windows 10
8 31 (19.75%) VMware
9 28 (17.83%) Cisco
9 28 (17.83%) Active Directory
10 27 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (16.56%) Office 365
11 26 (16.56%) ITIL
11 26 (16.56%) Windows Server
12 22 (14.01%) DevOps
13 21 (13.38%) JSON
13 21 (13.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (12.74%) Computer Science
14 20 (12.74%) Presales
14 20 (12.74%) AngularJS
14 20 (12.74%) E-Commerce
14 20 (12.74%) Microsoft Certification
14 20 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
16 18 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (11.46%) Retail
17 17 (10.83%) SharePoint
17 17 (10.83%) SQL
18 16 (10.19%) Banking

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (10.83%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.92%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.73%) Skype for Business
4 7 (4.46%) Alfresco
4 7 (4.46%) CMS
4 7 (4.46%) Drupal
4 7 (4.46%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (4.46%) WordPress
5 6 (3.82%) IIS
6 5 (3.18%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.55%) MTS
8 3 (1.91%) Confluence
8 3 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.27%) Apache
10 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.64%) JBoss
10 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.64%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 16 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.27%) Maya
3 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.64%) LibreOffice
4 1 (0.64%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) BASE24
1 4 (2.55%) Postilion
2 1 (0.64%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.20%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (16.56%) Office 365
3 12 (7.64%) OpenShift
4 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (6.37%) SaaS
5 6 (3.82%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.64%) Catchpoint
6 1 (0.64%) G Suite
6 1 (0.64%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.19%) Firewall
2 13 (8.28%) WAN
3 12 (7.64%) LAN
4 11 (7.01%) Wireless
5 8 (5.10%) Skype
5 8 (5.10%) VoIP
6 7 (4.46%) DNS
6 7 (4.46%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.46%) Unified Communications
7 5 (3.18%) Wireless Security
8 4 (2.55%) FTP
8 4 (2.55%) Internet
8 4 (2.55%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (1.91%) HTTP
9 3 (1.91%) SAN
9 3 (1.91%) SMTP
10 2 (1.27%) DHCP
10 2 (1.27%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.27%) SSL
10 2 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 11 (7.01%) MySQL
3 9 (5.73%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.73%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.82%) Big Data
5 4 (2.55%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.64%) DB2
7 1 (0.64%) Informix
7 1 (0.64%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 11 (7.01%) JIRA
2 3 (1.91%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.27%) Selenium
3 2 (1.27%) Subversion
4 1 (0.64%) Appium
4 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.64%) Buildbot
4 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.64%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.64%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.64%) JUnit
4 1 (0.64%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.64%) Maven
4 1 (0.64%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.64%) Ranorex
4 1 (0.64%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.64%) TestNG
4 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (29.30%) Finance
2 18 (11.46%) Retail
3 16 (10.19%) Banking
4 10 (6.37%) Investment Banking
5 9 (5.73%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.82%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.18%) Advertising
7 5 (3.18%) Front Office
8 4 (2.55%) Electronics
8 4 (2.55%) Marketing
8 4 (2.55%) Music Industry
9 3 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.91%) Private Banking
9 3 (1.91%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.64%) Back Office
10 1 (0.64%) Games
10 1 (0.64%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (13.38%) JSON
2 20 (12.74%) AngularJS
3 15 (9.55%) HTML
4 14 (8.92%) CSS
4 14 (8.92%) REST
4 14 (8.92%) Spring
5 12 (7.64%) Akka
6 8 (5.10%) OAuth
7 7 (4.46%) Ajax
7 7 (4.46%) DOM
8 5 (3.18%) .NET
9 3 (1.91%) ASP.NET
9 3 (1.91%) CSS3
9 3 (1.91%) HTML5
9 3 (1.91%) MSMQ
9 3 (1.91%) Web Services
9 3 (1.91%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (1.91%) XML
10 2 (1.27%) Node.js
10 2 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.74%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.55%) Fintech
3 14 (8.92%) Public Cloud
4 13 (8.28%) Data Centre
5 12 (7.64%) Private Cloud
6 10 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.46%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.46%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.55%) Hedge funds
8 4 (2.55%) Social Media
8 4 (2.55%) User Experience
9 3 (1.91%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.91%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (1.91%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.91%) Spread Betting
10 2 (1.27%) Clustering
10 2 (1.27%) IVR
11 1 (0.64%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 61 (38.85%) Windows
2 39 (24.84%) Linux
3 37 (23.57%) Windows 7
4 33 (21.02%) Windows 10
5 26 (16.56%) Windows Server
6 21 (13.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (8.28%) Apple iOS
9 8 (5.10%) Android
10 6 (3.82%) Unix
11 5 (3.18%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.55%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.55%) Windows 8
13 3 (1.91%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.56%) ITIL
2 22 (14.01%) DevOps
3 20 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.74%) E-Commerce
3 20 (12.74%) Presales
4 14 (8.92%) Analytics
5 13 (8.28%) Customer Engagement
5 13 (8.28%) Project Management
6 12 (7.64%) API Design
6 12 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (6.37%) Data Security
7 10 (6.37%) Mathematics
7 10 (6.37%) Physics
8 8 (5.10%) Service Delivery
8 8 (5.10%) Web Development
9 7 (4.46%) Android Development
9 7 (4.46%) iOS Development
9 7 (4.46%) Mobile Development
9 7 (4.46%) Network Design
9 7 (4.46%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.66%) Java
2 17 (10.83%) SQL
3 14 (8.92%) JavaScript
3 14 (8.92%) Python
4 13 (8.28%) Scala
5 10 (6.37%) C#
5 10 (6.37%) Ruby
6 8 (5.10%) PHP
7 6 (3.82%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.55%) Perl
9 2 (1.27%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.64%) C
10 1 (0.64%) Elixir
10 1 (0.64%) Korn
10 1 (0.64%) VBA
10 1 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (23.57%) Degree
2 20 (12.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.64%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (7.01%) CCNA
5 9 (5.73%) MCSE
6 6 (3.82%) CCIE
6 6 (3.82%) CCNP
7 5 (3.18%) CCIE Security
8 3 (1.91%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.91%) CCDP
8 3 (1.91%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 3 (1.91%) CCIE Wireless
8 3 (1.91%) CISM
8 3 (1.91%) CISSP
8 3 (1.91%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.91%) CREST Certified
8 3 (1.91%) CRISC
8 3 (1.91%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (1.91%) OSCP
8 3 (1.91%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.19%) QA
1 16 (10.19%) SLA
2 4 (2.55%) COBIT
3 3 (1.91%) GDPR
4 1 (0.64%) HL7
4 1 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (17.83%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.46%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.55%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (2.55%) vSphere
5 3 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.91%) XenApp
6 2 (1.27%) Firmware
6 2 (1.27%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.64%) LXC
7 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (8.28%) SCCM
2 12 (7.64%) Ansible
2 12 (7.64%) Puppet
3 7 (4.46%) Kibana
4 3 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (33.76%) Microsoft
2 31 (19.75%) VMware
3 28 (17.83%) Cisco
4 14 (8.92%) Citrix
5 12 (7.64%) WorldPay
6 9 (5.73%) HP
7 7 (4.46%) Dell
7 7 (4.46%) NetApp
7 7 (4.46%) Oracle
7 7 (4.46%) Sitecore
8 6 (3.82%) Apple
8 6 (3.82%) Polycom
9 5 (3.18%) EMC
9 5 (3.18%) F5
9 5 (3.18%) Splunk
10 4 (2.55%) SAP
10 4 (2.55%) Sophos
11 3 (1.91%) Ivanti
11 3 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.91%) TIBCO