Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Technical Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 316 291 316
Rank change year-on-year -25 +25 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 242 389 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.82% 1.02% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.05% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 192 331 347
South East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -5.41%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 28698 36932 41146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.68% 97.05% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24052 31447 33339
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in the South East

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in the South East

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in the South East

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +24 154 £37,750 +0.67% 5
Berkshire +22 147 £40,000 +1.91% 5
Surrey -16 47 £38,000 +4.11% 2
Hampshire 0 21 £35,000 +32.08%
West Sussex +30 19 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £26,000 -11.86%
East Sussex +17 2 £32,500 +11.11%
Kent +14 2 £31,250 +20.19%
Oxfordshire +13 2 £28,750 +2.68%
Technical Engineer
England

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 South East region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 113 (46.69%) Windows
2 77 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 72 (29.75%) Microsoft
4 66 (27.27%) VMware
5 58 (23.97%) Linux
6 56 (23.14%) Windows Server
7 51 (21.07%) Firewall
8 46 (19.01%) Enterprise Software
9 45 (18.60%) Java
10 44 (18.18%) SQL
11 41 (16.94%) TCP/IP
12 38 (15.70%) Tomcat
12 38 (15.70%) Degree
13 37 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 35 (14.46%) Software Engineering
15 33 (13.64%) SQL Server
15 33 (13.64%) Cisco
16 32 (13.22%) Internet
16 32 (13.22%) Oracle
17 29 (11.98%) DNS
17 29 (11.98%) HTTP
17 29 (11.98%) WebSphere
18 28 (11.57%) XML
19 27 (11.16%) Unix
19 27 (11.16%) Product Management
20 26 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
20 26 (10.74%) Office 365
21 25 (10.33%) Windows Server 2008
21 25 (10.33%) IBM
21 25 (10.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 38 (15.70%) Tomcat
2 29 (11.98%) WebSphere
3 24 (9.92%) MS Exchange
4 22 (9.09%) JBoss
5 18 (7.44%) IIS
5 18 (7.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 15 (6.20%) Apache
6 15 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 11 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (4.55%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.89%) IBM Notes
9 6 (2.48%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.83%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.41%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (4.13%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.41%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.74%) Office 365
2 13 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.83%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.41%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 51 (21.07%) Firewall
2 41 (16.94%) TCP/IP
3 32 (13.22%) Internet
4 29 (11.98%) DNS
4 29 (11.98%) HTTP
5 19 (7.85%) FTP
6 18 (7.44%) LAN
7 16 (6.61%) WAN
8 15 (6.20%) SAN
8 15 (6.20%) VoIP
9 12 (4.96%) DHCP
10 10 (4.13%) Wireless
11 9 (3.72%) Network Security
12 8 (3.31%) SSL
12 8 (3.31%) VPN
13 6 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (2.48%) IPsec
13 6 (2.48%) MPLS
13 6 (2.48%) Wireshark
14 5 (2.07%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.13%) GIS
3 9 (3.72%) MySQL
4 7 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.83%) Big Data
5 2 (0.83%) DB2
5 2 (0.83%) Informix
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.41%) QlikView
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (8.68%) Eclipse
1 21 (8.68%) IntelliJ
1 21 (8.68%) Maven
1 21 (8.68%) NetBeans
2 7 (2.89%) JIRA
3 6 (2.48%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.24%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.24%) Redmine
4 3 (1.24%) Subversion
4 3 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.83%) Selenium
6 1 (0.41%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (4.96%) French Language
2 10 (4.13%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.72%) Finance
3 9 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.31%) Games
4 8 (3.31%) German Language
5 5 (2.07%) Portuguese Language
5 5 (2.07%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.41%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.41%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.41%) Legal
7 1 (0.41%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.57%) XML
2 22 (9.09%) Java EE
2 22 (9.09%) Web Services
3 21 (8.68%) Spring
4 18 (7.44%) Java SE
4 18 (7.44%) JMS
4 18 (7.44%) REST
4 18 (7.44%) SOAP
5 13 (5.37%) J2EE
6 8 (3.31%) .NET
7 5 (2.07%) HTML
8 4 (1.65%) Regular Expression
8 4 (1.65%) RESTful
9 3 (1.24%) JSP
9 3 (1.24%) SAML
9 3 (1.24%) Struts
10 2 (0.83%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.83%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 46 (19.01%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.50%) Clustering
3 17 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 13 (5.37%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.72%) Private Cloud
6 7 (2.89%) Driving Licence
6 7 (2.89%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (2.07%) Streaming Video
8 5 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.65%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.65%) PKI
10 3 (1.24%) iPhone
10 3 (1.24%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.41%) AS400
12 1 (0.41%) iSeries
12 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 113 (46.69%) Windows
2 58 (23.97%) Linux
3 56 (23.14%) Windows Server
4 37 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (11.16%) Unix
6 25 (10.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (6.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (5.79%) Windows 7
9 9 (3.72%) Windows 10
10 6 (2.48%) AIX
10 6 (2.48%) HPUX
10 6 (2.48%) Solaris
11 5 (2.07%) Android
11 5 (2.07%) IRIX
11 5 (2.07%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.65%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.65%) Windows NT
13 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
13 3 (1.24%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (14.46%) Software Engineering
2 27 (11.16%) Product Management
3 23 (9.50%) Presales
4 19 (7.85%) Open Source
5 18 (7.44%) ITIL
5 18 (7.44%) SOA
6 16 (6.61%) Mentoring
7 14 (5.79%) Service Delivery
8 11 (4.55%) High Availability
9 9 (3.72%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (3.72%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (3.72%) Problem Management
9 9 (3.72%) Process Improvement
10 8 (3.31%) CRM
10 8 (3.31%) Service Management
11 6 (2.48%) Business Development
11 6 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (2.48%) Data Protection
12 5 (2.07%) SDLC
12 5 (2.07%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 45 (18.60%) Java
2 44 (18.18%) SQL
3 11 (4.55%) C
3 11 (4.55%) C++
4 10 (4.13%) JavaScript
5 8 (3.31%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.48%) C#
7 5 (2.07%) Python
7 5 (2.07%) R
7 5 (2.07%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.65%) Perl
9 3 (1.24%) Korn
9 3 (1.24%) PHP
9 3 (1.24%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.24%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (15.70%) Degree
2 25 (10.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (7.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (5.37%) MCSE
6 10 (4.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (3.72%) CCNA
8 8 (3.31%) CompTIA Security+
8 8 (3.31%) Security+ Certification
9 7 (2.89%) CISSP
10 6 (2.48%) MCSA
11 4 (1.65%) CCNP
11 4 (1.65%) CEH
11 4 (1.65%) Network+ Certification
12 3 (1.24%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.24%) GIAC
12 3 (1.24%) Linux+ Certification
12 3 (1.24%) SANS
12 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.24%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.96%) SLA
2 4 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) HL7
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 77 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 26 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (7.02%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.89%) Samba
6 5 (2.07%) vSphere
7 4 (1.65%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (1.24%) NFS
8 3 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.83%) FreeRADIUS
9 2 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.83%) XenApp
9 2 (0.83%) XenServer
10 1 (0.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.41%) KVM
10 1 (0.41%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (10.33%) Backup Exec
2 14 (5.79%) vCenter Server
3 11 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 10 (4.13%) SCCM
4 10 (4.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 10 (4.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (2.07%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.65%) Ansible
7 3 (1.24%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (1.24%) Nagios
7 3 (1.24%) Puppet
8 2 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.41%) SCOM
9 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 72 (29.75%) Microsoft
2 66 (27.27%) VMware
3 33 (13.64%) Cisco
4 32 (13.22%) Oracle
5 25 (10.33%) IBM
6 22 (9.09%) EMC
7 20 (8.26%) HP
8 19 (7.85%) NetApp
9 18 (7.44%) BEA
9 18 (7.44%) TIBCO
10 15 (6.20%) F5
10 15 (6.20%) Juniper
11 14 (5.79%) Veeam
12 13 (5.37%) Symantec
12 13 (5.37%) Veritas
13 10 (4.13%) Altiris
13 10 (4.13%) Dell
13 10 (4.13%) Forcepoint
14 7 (2.89%) Citrix
14 7 (2.89%) Sun
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