The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Senior Technical Engineer
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 808 896 922
Rank change year-on-year +88 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 44 54 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.052% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.054% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 26
Median salary £55,000 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.31% -6.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -13.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Engineer in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Technical Engineer in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Engineer over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technical Engineer in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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
England +66 44 £55,000 +7.31% 2
London +64 15 £62,500 -5.66% 1
South East +57 11 - -
Berkshire +46 11 - -
Reading +45 11 - -
East of England +39 8 £55,000 -21.42%
Hertfordshire +22 8 £55,000 -21.42%
Watford - 8 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +24 7 £50,000 -9.09%
Leeds +20 7 £50,000 -9.09%
West Yorkshire +12 7 £50,000 -9.09%
West Midlands +24 2 £32,000 -8.57%
Staffordshire +9 2 £32,000 -8.57%
Lichfield - 2 £32,000 -
South West - 1 £47,500 -
City of London - 1 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £47,500 -

Senior Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (41.56%) VMware
2 30 (38.96%) Windows
3 27 (35.06%) MS Excel
3 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
4 26 (33.77%) Citrix
5 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (28.57%) NetApp
6 22 (28.57%) Linux
7 21 (27.27%) Windows Server
8 20 (25.97%) MS Exchange
9 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
9 19 (24.68%) Hyper-V
9 19 (24.68%) XenApp
10 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
10 18 (23.38%) CommVault
10 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2013
11 17 (22.08%) Web Services
11 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (20.78%) Open Source
12 16 (20.78%) REST
12 16 (20.78%) Skype for Business
12 16 (20.78%) Degree
12 16 (20.78%) XML
12 16 (20.78%) Java
12 16 (20.78%) Internet
13 15 (19.48%) TIBCO
13 15 (19.48%) NetBeans
13 15 (19.48%) JBoss
13 15 (19.48%) Oracle

Senior Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (25.97%) MS Exchange
2 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (23.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (20.78%) Skype for Business
4 15 (19.48%) JBoss
4 15 (19.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 15 (19.48%) Tomcat
4 15 (19.48%) WebSphere
5 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.19%) IIS
Applications
1 27 (35.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (7.79%) Office 365
4 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) Internet
2 15 (19.48%) FTP
2 15 (19.48%) HTTP
2 15 (19.48%) SAN
3 13 (16.88%) NAS
4 11 (14.29%) VPN
5 9 (11.69%) ISDN
5 9 (11.69%) VoIP
6 8 (10.39%) Firewall
7 7 (9.09%) NetScaler
7 7 (9.09%) Skype
8 6 (7.79%) DNS
9 2 (2.60%) DHCP
9 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.30%) BGP
10 1 (1.30%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.30%) HSRP
10 1 (1.30%) IPv6
10 1 (1.30%) MPLS
10 1 (1.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.30%) Big Data
6 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.30%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.30%) Power BI
6 1 (1.30%) QlikView
6 1 (1.30%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (19.48%) Eclipse
1 15 (19.48%) IntelliJ
1 15 (19.48%) Maven
1 15 (19.48%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) Moq
2 1 (1.30%) NSubstitute
2 1 (1.30%) NuGet
2 1 (1.30%) NUnit
2 1 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.30%) Selenium
2 1 (1.30%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) French Language
4 1 (1.30%) German Language
4 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) Web Services
2 16 (20.78%) REST
2 16 (20.78%) XML
3 15 (19.48%) Java EE
3 15 (19.48%) Java SE
3 15 (19.48%) JMS
3 15 (19.48%) SOAP
3 15 (19.48%) Spring
4 2 (2.60%) .NET
4 2 (2.60%) EDI
4 2 (2.60%) RESTful
5 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.30%) CSS
5 1 (1.30%) Grails
5 1 (1.30%) HTML
5 1 (1.30%) JSON
5 1 (1.30%) Middleware
5 1 (1.30%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (16.88%) Data Centre
3 9 (11.69%) Clustering
4 7 (9.09%) HP Storage
5 2 (2.60%) Fintech
5 2 (2.60%) PKI
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.96%) Windows
2 23 (29.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (28.57%) Linux
4 21 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (18.18%) Unix
7 13 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.90%) Solaris
9 1 (1.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Open Source
2 15 (19.48%) SOA
3 14 (18.18%) Presales
4 13 (16.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (14.29%) Change Control
5 11 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 11 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (12.99%) Mentoring
7 8 (10.39%) Performance Management
8 7 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.49%) ITIL
9 5 (6.49%) Project Management
9 5 (6.49%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.19%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (5.19%) High Availability
10 4 (5.19%) Information Security
11 2 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.60%) Information Security Management
11 2 (2.60%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) Java
2 9 (11.69%) SQL
3 2 (2.60%) C#
3 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.30%) Elixir
4 1 (1.30%) Groovy
4 1 (1.30%) Python
4 1 (1.30%) Ruby
4 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.30%) VB
4 1 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Degree
2 14 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (16.88%) MCSE
4 6 (7.79%) MCSA
5 5 (6.49%) CCA
5 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.49%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (6.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.19%) CCNA
7 3 (3.90%) RHCSA
7 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.60%) CISA
8 2 (2.60%) CISM
8 2 (2.60%) CISSP
9 1 (1.30%) CCIE
9 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.30%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) GPG13
1 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (24.68%) Hyper-V
1 19 (24.68%) XenApp
2 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
3 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (10.39%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.19%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.90%) vSphere
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (2.60%) WSUS
2 1 (1.30%) Icinga
2 1 (1.30%) Kibana
2 1 (1.30%) Nagios
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (41.56%) VMware
2 27 (35.06%) Microsoft
3 26 (33.77%) Citrix
4 22 (28.57%) NetApp
5 18 (23.38%) CommVault
6 15 (19.48%) BEA
6 15 (19.48%) IBM
6 15 (19.48%) Oracle
6 15 (19.48%) TIBCO
7 11 (14.29%) Civica
7 11 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
8 9 (11.69%) Cisco
8 9 (11.69%) Nimble Storage
9 7 (9.09%) CheckPoint
9 7 (9.09%) HP
9 7 (9.09%) Juniper
10 3 (3.90%) Brocade
10 3 (3.90%) EMC
11 2 (2.60%) Symantec
12 1 (1.30%) Dell
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