Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Technical Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 279 269 244
Rank change year-on-year -10 -25 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 22 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.16% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.16% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 25
Manchester median annual salary £29,000 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.50% +29.03% +14.81%
10th Percentile £22,525 £27,725 £20,350
90th Percentile £40,300 £56,250 £45,000
North West median annual salary £24,250 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year -25.38% +18.18% +1.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7786 7278 7156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.43% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6469 6250 5964
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Manchester

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in Manchester

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in Manchester

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 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
Cheadle - 2 £29,000 -
Salford -4 1 - -
Technical Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Manchester region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) Office 365
4 12 (54.55%) VMware
5 11 (50.00%) SCCM
6 8 (36.36%) Information Security
6 8 (36.36%) Degree
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco
8 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
8 6 (27.27%) CRM
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (18.18%) LAN
10 4 (18.18%) WAN
10 4 (18.18%) Firewall
11 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
11 3 (13.64%) VLAN
11 3 (13.64%) DHCP
11 3 (13.64%) DNS
11 3 (13.64%) SLA
11 3 (13.64%) Citrix
11 3 (13.64%) MCP
11 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
11 3 (13.64%) MCSE
11 3 (13.64%) MCSA
12 2 (9.09%) Linux

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (59.09%) Office 365
2 2 (9.09%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.55%) GitHub
3 1 (4.55%) IaaS
3 1 (4.55%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
3 3 (13.64%) DHCP
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) VLAN
4 2 (9.09%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) Skype
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.09%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Information Security
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.55%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) C++
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) Perl
2 1 (4.55%) PHP
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) Ruby
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.64%) MCP
3 3 (13.64%) MCSA
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.55%) Veeam