Period
to 22 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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 West
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 300 316
Rank change year-on-year +1 +16 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 36 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.36% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.37% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 36 28 29
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +20.00% +27.27%
10th Percentile £28,500 £19,200 £21,150
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,875 £58,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 9,917 10,090 11,334
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 96.95% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8,171 8,461 9,531
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in the South West

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in the South West

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in the South West

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
Somerset +18 14 £85,000 +226.92% 1
Bristol -12 13 £35,500 -10.69% 5
Dorset - 8 £41,250 - 2
Cornwall -26 1 £35,000 -
Technical Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, Technical Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) Open Source
2 14 (38.89%) Software Delivery
3 11 (30.56%) VMware
4 9 (25.00%) Citrix
5 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (19.44%) Windows
6 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
7 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
8 5 (13.89%) Retail
9 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (11.11%) QA
9 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
10 3 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (8.33%) Presales
10 3 (8.33%) Degree
10 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (8.33%) Linux
10 3 (8.33%) SAN
10 3 (8.33%) Firewall
11 2 (5.56%) Wireless
11 2 (5.56%) ITIL
11 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
11 2 (5.56%) DDNS

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.78%) IIS
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) DDNS
3 2 (5.56%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) DSL
3 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) NAS
4 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) iPhone
2 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Open Source
1 14 (38.89%) Software Delivery
2 3 (8.33%) Presales
2 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Network Management
3 2 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.78%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (2.78%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (2.78%) PLM
4 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) AWK
2 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.78%) sed
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.56%) XenApp
4 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) VMware
2 9 (25.00%) Citrix
3 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.78%) Mitel
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle