Period
to 24 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 24 October 2017.

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

Technical Engineer
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 120 139
Rank change year-on-year +17 +19 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 4 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.29% 1.14% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 1.16% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 15
South Wales median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.21% -3.64% -5.17%
10th Percentile £20,500 £24,425 £18,700
90th Percentile £41,500 £48,750 £32,300
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £26,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year +32.08% -3.64% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1364 2154 2416
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.20% 98.04% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1203 1929 2062
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in South Wales

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in South Wales

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in South Wales over the 6 months to 24 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in South Wales

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 24 October 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
Cardiff +12 3 £24,750 -6.60%
Newport - 1 £42,500 -
Technical Engineer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 Wales region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) PDA
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) iSeries
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) VCP5
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Def Stans

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) OS/400
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) VCP5
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) VMware