The table below looks at the statistics for the Monitoring Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Monitoring Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Monitoring Engineer
Rank 862 843 857
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Monitoring Engineer 14 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.023% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.024% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 8
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% -8.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £40,000 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-19.44% -10.00%
Monitoring Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Monitoring Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Monitoring Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Monitoring Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Monitoring Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Monitoring Engineer across the England region.

Monitoring Engineer Salary Trend in England

Monitoring Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Monitoring Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Monitoring Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Monitoring Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Monitoring Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - 7 £29,900 -
South East - 5 £37,500 -
West Midlands -28 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Monitoring Engineer
UK

Monitoring Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Monitoring Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Monitoring Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 9 (36.00%) SLA
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 8 (32.00%) Nagios
3 8 (32.00%) Firewall
3 8 (32.00%) SCOM
3 8 (32.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (28.00%) Network Monitoring
4 7 (28.00%) LAN
4 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) WAN
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) CCNA
5 6 (24.00%) HP
5 6 (24.00%) Dell
5 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (24.00%) Juniper
5 6 (24.00%) VMware
5 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.00%) OpenView
7 4 (16.00%) Splunk
7 4 (16.00%) Puppet
7 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (16.00%) Line Management
8 3 (12.00%) Nimsoft

Monitoring Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Monitoring Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Monitoring Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Lync
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) LAN
2 7 (28.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) SAN
4 2 (8.00%) Internet
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 2 (8.00%) LDAP
4 2 (8.00%) Broadband
4 2 (8.00%) MRTG
5 1 (4.00%) SNMP
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Open Source
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 7 (28.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (24.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) Business Development
5 2 (8.00%) SIEM
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
5 2 (8.00%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) B2B
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Python
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCNA
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) MCSE
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.00%) MCITP
5 1 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Snort
2 2 (8.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) SCOM
1 8 (32.00%) Nagios
2 4 (16.00%) OpenView
2 4 (16.00%) Puppet
3 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (8.00%) SCDPM
3 2 (8.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (8.00%) Opsview
3 2 (8.00%) Cacti
3 2 (8.00%) Munin
3 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (8.00%) WSUS
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) SolarWinds
2 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 6 (24.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) Dell
3 6 (24.00%) Juniper
3 6 (24.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Splunk
5 3 (12.00%) Nimsoft
5 3 (12.00%) CA
6 2 (8.00%) ArcSight
6 2 (8.00%) LogRhythm
6 2 (8.00%) NetIQ
7 1 (4.00%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.00%) CODA
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix
7 1 (4.00%) SAP
7 1 (4.00%) Compuware