The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Engineer
England / North West
Rank 233 220 221
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 15 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.25% 0.26% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.27% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 27
Median salary £25,000 £27,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.40% -8.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £35,000
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 the North West. 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
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5866 5520 6369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.77% 97.05% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4895 4632 5135
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in the North West

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in the North West

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in the North West

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Manchester -16 12 £25,000 -7.40%
Cheshire +11 3 £23,000 -8.00%
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (44.12%) Windows
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
5 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
5 7 (20.59%) Java
5 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
5 7 (20.59%) VMware
5 7 (20.59%) Office 365
6 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.65%) Python
6 6 (17.65%) Ruby
6 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.65%) Service Management
6 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 5 (14.71%) Citrix
7 5 (14.71%) SAN
7 5 (14.71%) .NET
7 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
7 5 (14.71%) Intel Security
7 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
7 5 (14.71%) McAfee ePO
7 5 (14.71%) iPad
8 4 (11.76%) Clojure
8 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) GitHub
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
1 5 (14.71%) iPad
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server
2 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
1 6 (17.65%) Service Management
2 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.94%) CRM
4 1 (2.94%) DevOps
4 1 (2.94%) ERP
4 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.94%) Information Security
4 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.94%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) Security Operations
4 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) Java
2 6 (17.65%) Python
2 6 (17.65%) Ruby
3 4 (11.76%) Clojure
3 4 (11.76%) Scala
3 4 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.88%) C++
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.94%) BladeLogic
2 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.94%) Ganglia
2 1 (2.94%) Netcool
2 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) VMware
3 5 (14.71%) Citrix
3 5 (14.71%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.94%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.94%) BMC
4 1 (2.94%) BT
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Juniper
4 1 (2.94%) NetApp
4 1 (2.94%) Openreach
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
4 1 (2.94%) Pega
4 1 (2.94%) Remedy
4 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard