The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Technical Engineer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 152 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 4 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% 0.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 0
Median salary £65,000 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2552 2769 2967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.03% 96.62% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1596 1883
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Scotland

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in Scotland

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Edinburgh -3 3 £65,000 +132.14% 1
Dundee - 1 - -
Technical Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Scotland region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) FactSet
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg TOMS
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
2 1 (16.67%) Charles River
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) FactSet
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Reuters
2 1 (16.67%) VMware