The table below looks at the statistics for the Customer Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Customer Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Engineer
Rank 845 814 837
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Customer Engineer 36 78 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.074% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.078% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 27 68 35
Average salary £24,000 £25,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £23,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.12% -32.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Customer Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Customer Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Customer Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Customer Engineer within the UK.

Customer Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Customer Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Customer Engineer over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Customer Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Customer Engineer
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
England -46 31 £24,000 -12.72% 2
London +12 13 £22,000 -26.66% 2
South East -35 9 £24,000 -35.13%
Surrey -4 7 £24,000 -12.72%
Cambridgeshire +2 5 - -
Cambridge -1 5 - -
East of England -2 5 - -
Scotland +8 3 £21,210 -3.59%
Aberdeen - 3 £21,210 -
Bradford -3 2 £26,500 +24.70%
North West -7 2 - -
Yorkshire -7 2 £26,500 +17.77%
West Yorkshire -11 2 £26,500 +17.77%
Oxfordshire - 2 £25,000 -
City of London - 2 £26,000 - 1
Wembley - 2 £22,000 -
Banbury - 2 £25,000 -
Enfield - 1 £22,000 -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Salford - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -

Customer Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Customer 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 Customer Engineer in their job title.

1 65 (68.42%) Windows
2 41 (43.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (41.05%) Windows XP
4 33 (34.74%) Microsoft
5 32 (33.68%) Internet
6 31 (32.63%) Degree
7 30 (31.58%) Active Directory
8 27 (28.42%) Windows Vista
9 26 (27.37%) Software Distribution
9 26 (27.37%) DNS
9 26 (27.37%) MS Exchange
9 26 (27.37%) MS Office
10 25 (26.32%) Wireless
11 24 (25.26%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (24.21%) Apple iOS
12 23 (24.21%) Computer Science
12 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 22 (23.16%) Exchange Server 2003
13 22 (23.16%) Management Information System
13 22 (23.16%) Exchange Server 2007
13 22 (23.16%) Exchange Server 2010
14 21 (22.11%) VMware
14 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
15 18 (18.95%) Windows 7
16 17 (17.89%) SQL
16 17 (17.89%) Service Delivery
17 16 (16.84%) Linux
18 15 (15.79%) SLA
18 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
19 12 (12.63%) VoIP

Customer Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Customer 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 Customer Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (27.37%) MS Exchange
2 22 (23.16%) Exchange Server 2003
2 22 (23.16%) Exchange Server 2007
2 22 (23.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (7.37%) Apache
4 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.21%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.21%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.11%) Site Server
5 2 (2.11%) IIS
6 1 (1.05%) Node.js
6 1 (1.05%) Lync
Applications
1 26 (27.37%) MS Office
2 21 (22.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 32 (33.68%) Internet
2 26 (27.37%) DNS
3 25 (26.32%) Wireless
4 12 (12.63%) VoIP
5 8 (8.42%) TCP/IP
6 7 (7.37%) DHCP
7 6 (6.32%) SSL
7 6 (6.32%) Firewall
8 5 (5.26%) Wireshark
8 5 (5.26%) HTTP
8 5 (5.26%) LDAP
9 4 (4.21%) WAN
9 4 (4.21%) SNMP
9 4 (4.21%) LAN
9 4 (4.21%) tcpdump
9 4 (4.21%) Ethereal
10 3 (3.16%) NAS
10 3 (3.16%) VPN
11 2 (2.11%) Network Security
12 1 (1.05%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.32%) MySQL
3 4 (4.21%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.05%) Riak
4 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (5.26%) Electronics
1 5 (5.26%) Multimedia
2 4 (4.21%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.42%) OpenGL
1 8 (8.42%) OpenGL ES
2 5 (5.26%) Direct3D Mobile
2 5 (5.26%) Direct3D
2 5 (5.26%) OpenCL
2 5 (5.26%) DirectX
3 4 (4.21%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.05%) SOAP
4 1 (1.05%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (24.21%) Computer Science
3 22 (23.16%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.42%) Device Driver
5 5 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (5.26%) GPGPU
5 5 (5.26%) Internet of Things
6 4 (4.21%) Fat Client
6 4 (4.21%) NHS
6 4 (4.21%) Thin Client
7 3 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 65 (68.42%) Windows
2 41 (43.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (41.05%) Windows XP
4 27 (28.42%) Windows Vista
5 23 (24.21%) Apple iOS
5 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (18.95%) Windows 7
7 16 (16.84%) Linux
8 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (11.58%) Android
10 9 (9.47%) UNIX
11 7 (7.37%) Windows 8
12 3 (3.16%) Solaris
13 2 (2.11%) Debian
13 2 (2.11%) Ubuntu
13 2 (2.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.37%) Software Distribution
2 17 (17.89%) Service Delivery
3 5 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 3 (3.16%) Product Management
5 2 (2.11%) Network Management
5 2 (2.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (2.11%) Line Management
6 1 (1.05%) ITIL
6 1 (1.05%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.05%) Migration
6 1 (1.05%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.05%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.89%) SQL
2 5 (5.26%) Assembly Language
2 5 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (2.11%) C
3 2 (2.11%) Ruby
3 2 (2.11%) Python
4 1 (1.05%) C++
4 1 (1.05%) Perl
4 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (32.63%) Degree
2 4 (4.21%) HND
3 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.11%) MCSE
5 1 (1.05%) CCNA
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.05%) MCTS
5 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.21%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (1.05%) NFS
4 1 (1.05%) XenApp
4 1 (1.05%) XenServer
4 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (1.05%) KVM
4 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.05%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (4.21%) BMC Marimba
2 2 (2.11%) SCCM
2 2 (2.11%) NetBackup
2 2 (2.11%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.05%) WSUS
3 1 (1.05%) Nagios
3 1 (1.05%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.05%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.05%) Munin
Vendors
1 33 (34.74%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.11%) VMware
3 11 (11.58%) Citrix
4 7 (7.37%) IBM
5 6 (6.32%) Apple
6 5 (5.26%) Oracle
7 4 (4.21%) Cisco
7 4 (4.21%) Blue Coat
7 4 (4.21%) Websense
7 4 (4.21%) Clearswift
7 4 (4.21%) F5
7 4 (4.21%) WatchGuard
7 4 (4.21%) SonicWALL
8 2 (2.11%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.11%) Nokia
8 2 (2.11%) Veritas
8 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.11%) Sun
8 2 (2.11%) HP
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