The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 54 74
Rank change year-on-year -2 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 11 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.04% 0.83% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 0.85% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +69.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 526 471 545
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.41% 97.92% 99.45%
Number of salaries quoted 435 407 402
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

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 3 months to 25 June 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 25 June 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 21 (80.77%) MCSE
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (53.85%) MCSA
2 14 (53.85%) Office 365
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
4 7 (26.92%) CCNA
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) CCA
4 7 (26.92%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (11.54%) Linux
6 3 (11.54%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
7 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
7 2 (7.69%) SaaS
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.69%) CSS
7 2 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) HTML
7 2 (7.69%) CRM
7 2 (7.69%) NetApp
7 2 (7.69%) EMC
7 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity

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 14 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (53.85%) Office 365
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.85%) Maven
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
1 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
1 2 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
2 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Migration
2 1 (3.85%) Regression Testing
2 1 (3.85%) Release Management
2 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) MCSE
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (53.85%) MCSA
3 7 (26.92%) CCA
3 7 (26.92%) CCNA
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (26.92%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (3.85%) CCNP
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
1 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) VMware
2 7 (26.92%) Citrix
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
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