The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 - 69
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.48% - 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Median salary £26,000 - £33,375
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 Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 611 622 506
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.98% 98.42% 99.22%
Number of salaries quoted 499 544 444
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
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 Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Somerset

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in Somerset

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 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
Taunton - 2 £26,000 -
Technical Engineer
South West

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

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 Somerset region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) VMware
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) WSUS
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) nginx
4 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) OpenStack

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) ADSL
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Privacy
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Snort
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Rancher
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft