The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 890 957
Rank change year-on-year +60 +67  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Engineer 44 43 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.044% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.046% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 41 42 27
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +28.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £44,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +24.29% +36.15%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technical Engineer in the UK

Senior Technical Engineer
Top 19 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 26 June 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 +43 44 £60,000 +11.62% 2
South East +69 16 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Reading +30 15 £65,000 +36.84% 1
Berkshire +29 15 £65,000 +36.84% 1
East of England +4 9 £55,000 -21.42%
Yorkshire +3 9 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -2 9 £55,000 -21.42%
Watford - 9 £55,000 -
London +15 8 £62,500 +13.63%
York - 5 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire +19 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Leeds - 4 £47,500 -
Cirencester - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
South West - 2 - - 1
Surrey +31 1 £65,000 +46.89%
City of London +22 1 £62,500 +8.69%
Woking - 1 £65,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 34 (39.08%) VMware
2 32 (36.78%) Windows
3 27 (31.03%) Linux
3 27 (31.03%) Java
3 27 (31.03%) SQL Server
3 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 27 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (29.89%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (29.89%) WebSphere
4 26 (29.89%) Java EE
4 26 (29.89%) Degree
4 26 (29.89%) Citrix
4 26 (29.89%) NetApp
4 26 (29.89%) HTTP
4 26 (29.89%) Oracle
4 26 (29.89%) Web Services
4 26 (29.89%) JBoss
4 26 (29.89%) Tomcat
4 26 (29.89%) Internet
5 25 (28.74%) TIBCO
5 25 (28.74%) NetBeans
5 25 (28.74%) JMS
5 25 (28.74%) MCSE
5 25 (28.74%) XML
5 25 (28.74%) SOAP
5 25 (28.74%) SOA
5 25 (28.74%) Eclipse
5 25 (28.74%) IntelliJ
5 25 (28.74%) FTP
5 25 (28.74%) BEA

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 26 (29.89%) JBoss
1 26 (29.89%) Tomcat
1 26 (29.89%) WebSphere
2 25 (28.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 22 (25.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (25.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (25.29%) MS Exchange
4 17 (19.54%) Skype for Business
5 10 (11.49%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (6.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (16.09%) Office 365
3 13 (14.94%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) HTTP
1 26 (29.89%) Internet
2 25 (28.74%) FTP
3 17 (19.54%) Firewall
4 13 (14.94%) NetScaler
4 13 (14.94%) SAN
5 12 (13.79%) Skype
6 10 (11.49%) VPN
7 8 (9.20%) VoIP
8 6 (6.90%) NAS
8 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
9 5 (5.75%) ISDN
10 3 (3.45%) LAN
10 3 (3.45%) WAN
11 2 (2.30%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (2.30%) IPsec
11 2 (2.30%) iSCSI
11 2 (2.30%) MPLS
11 2 (2.30%) Network Security
11 2 (2.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.30%) Big Data
4 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.15%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.15%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.15%) Power BI
5 1 (1.15%) QlikView
5 1 (1.15%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (28.74%) Eclipse
1 25 (28.74%) IntelliJ
1 25 (28.74%) Maven
1 25 (28.74%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.15%) Banking
2 1 (1.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.89%) Java EE
1 26 (29.89%) Web Services
2 25 (28.74%) Java SE
2 25 (28.74%) JMS
2 25 (28.74%) REST
2 25 (28.74%) SOAP
2 25 (28.74%) Spring
2 25 (28.74%) XML
3 2 (2.30%) .NET
3 2 (2.30%) EDI
4 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.15%) ActiveX
4 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.15%) CSS
4 1 (1.15%) Grails
4 1 (1.15%) HTML
4 1 (1.15%) Middleware
4 1 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.15%) WinForms
4 1 (1.15%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.89%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (13.79%) HP Storage
3 10 (11.49%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.78%) Windows
2 27 (31.03%) Linux
2 27 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
4 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.64%) Unix
6 6 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.15%) Solaris
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) Open Source
1 25 (28.74%) SOA
2 17 (19.54%) Service Delivery
3 15 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 15 (17.24%) Technical Architecture
4 14 (16.09%) Customer Engagement
5 13 (14.94%) Mentoring
5 13 (14.94%) Performance Management
6 12 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
7 11 (12.64%) Presales
8 10 (11.49%) Change Control
9 6 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.75%) Business Continuity
11 3 (3.45%) ITIL
12 2 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (2.30%) Data Security
12 2 (2.30%) Information Security
12 2 (2.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 1 (1.15%) Machine Learning
13 1 (1.15%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.03%) Java
2 15 (17.24%) SQL
3 2 (2.30%) C#
3 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.15%) Elixir
4 1 (1.15%) Groovy
4 1 (1.15%) Ruby
4 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (29.89%) Degree
2 25 (28.74%) MCSE
2 25 (28.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (19.54%) MCSA
4 6 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.60%) CCA
5 4 (4.60%) CCNA
5 4 (4.60%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (3.45%) CCNP
6 3 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.15%) MCITP
7 1 (1.15%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (25.29%) XenApp
2 21 (24.14%) Hyper-V
3 13 (14.94%) XenDesktop
4 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (11.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (39.08%) VMware
2 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 26 (29.89%) Citrix
3 26 (29.89%) NetApp
3 26 (29.89%) Oracle
4 25 (28.74%) BEA
4 25 (28.74%) IBM
4 25 (28.74%) TIBCO
5 22 (25.29%) CommVault
6 19 (21.84%) Cisco
7 17 (19.54%) CheckPoint
8 12 (13.79%) HP
8 12 (13.79%) Juniper
9 10 (11.49%) Civica
9 10 (11.49%) Dell Compellent
10 5 (5.75%) Nimble Storage
11 3 (3.45%) EMC
12 2 (2.30%) F5
12 2 (2.30%) Palo Alto
13 1 (1.15%) Tableau
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