The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Technical Engineer
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 91 95
Rank change year-on-year +33 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 48 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.86% 2.45% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.96% 2.61% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 46 44
Median salary £36,250 £33,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.40% -12.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £44,550
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1212 1836 2305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.35% 93.87% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1487 1577
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Reading

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in Reading

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in Reading over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Reading region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 58 (61.05%) Windows
2 43 (45.26%) Linux
2 43 (45.26%) Windows Server
3 38 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 38 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 35 (36.84%) VMware
5 25 (26.32%) SQL
6 23 (24.21%) Degree
7 22 (23.16%) Tomcat
8 20 (21.05%) TCP/IP
8 20 (21.05%) Oracle
9 19 (20.00%) HTTP
9 19 (20.00%) WebSphere
10 18 (18.95%) MS Exchange
11 17 (17.89%) Java
11 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
11 17 (17.89%) Internet
11 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (16.84%) IBM
12 16 (16.84%) DNS
13 15 (15.79%) Cisco
13 15 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (15.79%) Data Protection
14 14 (14.74%) Veeam
14 14 (14.74%) Java EE
14 14 (14.74%) Spring
14 14 (14.74%) Maven
14 14 (14.74%) IntelliJ
14 14 (14.74%) Eclipse
14 14 (14.74%) JBoss

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 22 (23.16%) Tomcat
2 19 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 18 (18.95%) MS Exchange
4 14 (14.74%) JBoss
5 11 (11.58%) IIS
5 11 (11.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 10 (10.53%) Apache
7 8 (8.42%) WebLogic
8 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (1.05%) IBM Notes
10 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.05%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (17.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Office 365
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 19 (20.00%) HTTP
3 17 (17.89%) Internet
4 16 (16.84%) DNS
5 11 (11.58%) Firewall
5 11 (11.58%) FTP
6 7 (7.37%) SSL
7 6 (6.32%) VPN
7 6 (6.32%) Wireless
8 5 (5.26%) SAN
8 5 (5.26%) SMTP
8 5 (5.26%) Wireshark
9 4 (4.21%) LDAP
9 4 (4.21%) NAS
10 3 (3.16%) DHCP
10 3 (3.16%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.11%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (2.11%) IPsec
11 2 (2.11%) SNMP
11 2 (2.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) MySQL
2 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.05%) Big Data
3 1 (1.05%) DB2
3 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (14.74%) Eclipse
1 14 (14.74%) IntelliJ
1 14 (14.74%) Maven
1 14 (14.74%) NetBeans
2 3 (3.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.16%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.16%) Subversion
General
1 11 (11.58%) Italian Language
2 8 (8.42%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.32%) French Language
3 6 (6.32%) German Language
4 5 (5.26%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.11%) Finance
5 2 (2.11%) Law
5 2 (2.11%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (1.05%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.05%) Japanese Language
6 1 (1.05%) Korean Language
6 1 (1.05%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) Java EE
1 14 (14.74%) Spring
2 12 (12.63%) Web Services
3 11 (11.58%) Java SE
3 11 (11.58%) JMS
3 11 (11.58%) REST
3 11 (11.58%) SOAP
3 11 (11.58%) XML
4 3 (3.16%) J2EE
4 3 (3.16%) RESTful
4 3 (3.16%) SAML
4 3 (3.16%) Struts
5 1 (1.05%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (10.53%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (9.47%) Clustering
4 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.32%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.26%) Driving Licence
6 5 (5.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.21%) PKI
8 1 (1.05%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.05%) iPhone
8 1 (1.05%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 58 (61.05%) Windows
2 43 (45.26%) Linux
2 43 (45.26%) Windows Server
3 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (12.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (6.32%) Unix
7 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.16%) AIX
8 3 (3.16%) HPUX
8 3 (3.16%) Solaris
9 2 (2.11%) CentOS
10 1 (1.05%) Android
10 1 (1.05%) Debian
10 1 (1.05%) IRIX
10 1 (1.05%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.05%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.05%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.05%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.79%) Data Protection
2 11 (11.58%) Open Source
2 11 (11.58%) SOA
3 9 (9.47%) Data Management
4 6 (6.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.21%) Case Management
6 4 (4.21%) High Availability
6 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (4.21%) Process Improvement
6 4 (4.21%) Time Management
7 3 (3.16%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (3.16%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.16%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (2.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.11%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.11%) Network Management
9 1 (1.05%) Data Security
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.32%) SQL
2 17 (17.89%) Java
3 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.05%) C#
4 1 (1.05%) C++
4 1 (1.05%) Perl
4 1 (1.05%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (24.21%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.21%) CCNP
3 4 (4.21%) MCSE
3 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.16%) CCNA
5 2 (2.11%) CCNP Voice
5 2 (2.11%) CCVP
5 2 (2.11%) MCSA
6 1 (1.05%) CEH
6 1 (1.05%) CISSP
6 1 (1.05%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) SLA
2 4 (4.21%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.47%) Hyper-V
2 9 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) Backup Exec
2 8 (8.42%) NetBackup
3 5 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (5.26%) SCCM
4 3 (3.16%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (3.16%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco CME
5 2 (2.11%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.05%) Nessus
6 1 (1.05%) Nmap
6 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (36.84%) VMware
3 20 (21.05%) Oracle
4 16 (16.84%) IBM
5 15 (15.79%) Cisco
6 14 (14.74%) Veeam
7 11 (11.58%) BEA
7 11 (11.58%) TIBCO
8 10 (10.53%) HP
9 9 (9.47%) EMC
9 9 (9.47%) Veritas
10 8 (8.42%) arcserve
10 8 (8.42%) CommVault
11 6 (6.32%) NetApp
11 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
12 5 (5.26%) CheckPoint
13 4 (4.21%) Ericsson
13 4 (4.21%) Forcepoint
13 4 (4.21%) Nokia
13 4 (4.21%) Nortel
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