The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 231 227
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 21 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.46% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.48% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 11
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,300 £24,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 the South West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4888 5679 5932
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.80% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 4697 4972
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
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 the South West

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

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 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
Cornwall - 6 - - 1
Devon +2 4 £20,500 -21.15%
Bristol +3 3 - - 2
Gloucestershire -2 3 £55,000 -8.33%
Somerset - 3 £26,000 -
Dorset +34 1 £20,000 -27.27%
Wiltshire +13 1 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Technical Engineer
England

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

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 South West region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
3 10 (27.03%) Selenium
4 9 (24.32%) Incident Management
4 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
4 9 (24.32%) Atlassian
4 9 (24.32%) Windows
4 9 (24.32%) Service Management
4 9 (24.32%) JMeter
4 9 (24.32%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (24.32%) LoadRunner
4 9 (24.32%) SoapUI
4 9 (24.32%) Ranorex
4 9 (24.32%) LoadUI
5 8 (21.62%) Defect Tracking
5 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
5 8 (21.62%) ITSM
5 8 (21.62%) Validation
5 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
5 8 (21.62%) VMware
6 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (16.22%) Marketing
7 6 (16.22%) Linux
7 6 (16.22%) SQL
7 6 (16.22%) Firewall
7 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
8 5 (13.51%) SSL
9 4 (10.81%) IPv4
9 4 (10.81%) IPv6
9 4 (10.81%) LDAP

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 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.70%) nginx
2 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) SSL
3 4 (10.81%) IPv4
3 4 (10.81%) IPv6
3 4 (10.81%) LDAP
3 4 (10.81%) OSPF
3 4 (10.81%) RIP
3 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.41%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) 3GPP
5 1 (2.70%) ADSL
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) LTE
5 1 (2.70%) PABX
5 1 (2.70%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Selenium
2 9 (24.32%) JMeter
2 9 (24.32%) LoadRunner
2 9 (24.32%) LoadUI
2 9 (24.32%) Ranorex
2 9 (24.32%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (16.22%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) COM
2 1 (2.70%) Kafka
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.81%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) Mac OS X
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 3 (8.11%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) CentOS
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Test Automation
3 9 (24.32%) Incident Management
3 9 (24.32%) Service Management
4 8 (21.62%) Defect Tracking
4 8 (21.62%) ITSM
4 8 (21.62%) Validation
5 4 (10.81%) Analytics
5 4 (10.81%) Presales
6 3 (8.11%) Campaign Management
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 2 (5.41%) Security Patching
7 2 (5.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 1 (2.70%) Business Development
8 1 (2.70%) Logistics
8 1 (2.70%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) C
3 2 (5.41%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) ISTQB
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.70%) Docker
4 1 (2.70%) Snort
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) WSUS
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.70%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Atlassian
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Riverbed
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
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