Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Technical Engineer
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 78 93
Rank change year-on-year -10 +15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 12 17 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.23% 1.63% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 1.69% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 9
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +37.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,125 £44,800 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -9.64% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 942 1004 1046
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.42% 96.45% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 790 865 853
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Watford

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in Watford

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in Watford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Watford region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (75.00%) MCSE
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) Office 365
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (58.33%) MCSA
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) NetApp
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) CCA
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) CCNP
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless Security
General
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) MCSE
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) MCSA
3 2 (16.67%) CCA
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) EMC
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft