Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 24 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 89 107
Rank change year-on-year -32 +18 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 36 112 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.51% 3.21% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 3.34% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 93 91
Reading median annual salary £31,250 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,600 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £53,500 £62,250
Berkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09% +6.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2288 3350 4455
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 96.13% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1877 2508 3542
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £49,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.52% +10.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 24 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 Reading region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Linux
2 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
5 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (22.22%) ITIL
6 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 7 (19.44%) Oracle
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 7 (19.44%) Firewall
8 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
8 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 6 (16.67%) Degree
8 6 (16.67%) Apache
8 6 (16.67%) IBM
8 6 (16.67%) IIS
9 5 (13.89%) SLA
9 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
9 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
9 5 (13.89%) CentOS
10 4 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (11.11%) Open Source
10 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (11.11%) REST
10 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (11.11%) Java SE
10 4 (11.11%) Java EE
10 4 (11.11%) Debian

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 8 (22.22%) Tomcat
2 6 (16.67%) Apache
2 6 (16.67%) IIS
3 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
4 4 (11.11%) JBoss
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (8.33%) WebLogic
6 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (19.44%) Firewall
3 4 (11.11%) FTP
3 4 (11.11%) HTTP
3 4 (11.11%) Internet
4 3 (8.33%) VoIP
4 3 (8.33%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (5.56%) DNS
5 2 (5.56%) IPsec
5 2 (5.56%) MPLS
5 2 (5.56%) Network Security
5 2 (5.56%) Wireless
6 1 (2.78%) DHCP
6 1 (2.78%) FCoE
6 1 (2.78%) LAN
6 1 (2.78%) SAN
6 1 (2.78%) SNMP
6 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) DB2
3 1 (2.78%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 4 (11.11%) IntelliJ
1 4 (11.11%) Maven
1 4 (11.11%) NetBeans
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Redmine
General
1 4 (11.11%) Advertising
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Java EE
1 4 (11.11%) Java SE
1 4 (11.11%) JMS
1 4 (11.11%) REST
1 4 (11.11%) SOAP
1 4 (11.11%) Spring
1 4 (11.11%) Web Services
1 4 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) PKI
3 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Currency
4 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Linux
3 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.89%) CentOS
5 4 (11.11%) Debian
5 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.56%) Unix
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (11.11%) Open Source
2 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 4 (11.11%) SOA
2 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 3 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (5.56%) Demand Forecasting
4 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
4 2 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.78%) Service Management
5 1 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) Perl
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) Korn
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) AWS Certification
3 2 (5.56%) CCNP
3 2 (5.56%) HND
3 2 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) CISSP
4 1 (2.78%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) GIAC
4 1 (2.78%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCSA
4 1 (2.78%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) SANS
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (2.78%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (5.56%) KVM
6 1 (2.78%) NFS
6 1 (2.78%) Samba
6 1 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.78%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.78%) Ansible
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) VMware
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) IBM
4 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.11%) BEA
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) TIBCO
6 3 (8.33%) Veeam
7 2 (5.56%) Dell
7 2 (5.56%) EMC
7 2 (5.56%) F5
7 2 (5.56%) HP
7 2 (5.56%) NetApp
7 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.78%) Apple
8 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.78%) CommVault
8 1 (2.78%) Lotus
8 1 (2.78%) Sybase