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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Engineer
Rank 820 801 834
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Customer Engineer 60 78 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.072% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.076% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 39 66 57
Average salary £24,000 £34,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £17,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £34,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +3.03%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Customer Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Customer Engineer
Top 23 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 24 December 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
England -32 45 £23,500 -30.88% 6
London -7 22 £22,000 -12.00% 3
South East -27 14 £24,000 -46.66% 1
Surrey - 12 £24,000 -
Aberdeen - 8 £30,000 -
Scotland - 8 £30,000 -
City of London - 5 £26,250 - 1
Wembley - 5 £22,000 -
Yorkshire -20 4 £21,000 +10.52%
Cambridge -10 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -15 3 - - 1
East of England -28 3 - - 2
East Yorkshire - 3 - -
Hull - 3 - -
Berkshire -12 2 - -
North West -12 2 £16,500 -
Reading -16 2 - -
Rochdale - 2 £16,500 -
Manchester - 2 £16,500 -
South Yorkshire -18 1 £21,000 -16.00%
Enfield - 1 £22,000 -
Barnsley - 1 £21,000 -
Bromley - 1 £52,000 -

Customer Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 88 (65.19%) Windows
2 55 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (37.04%) Windows XP
4 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 40 (29.63%) Active Directory
5 38 (28.15%) Internet
6 37 (27.41%) MS Office
6 37 (27.41%) Windows Vista
7 36 (26.67%) Linux
8 35 (25.93%) Software Distribution
8 35 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (24.44%) MS Exchange
9 33 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (24.44%) Wireless
9 33 (24.44%) VMware
10 32 (23.70%) Management Information System
10 32 (23.70%) Degree
10 32 (23.70%) Apple iOS
11 31 (22.96%) Exchange Server 2003
11 31 (22.96%) Computer Science
11 31 (22.96%) Exchange Server 2007
11 31 (22.96%) Exchange Server 2010
12 28 (20.74%) DNS
13 24 (17.78%) MS Excel
14 23 (17.04%) SLA
15 21 (15.56%) Service Delivery
16 20 (14.81%) SQL
17 19 (14.07%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (14.07%) Windows 7
18 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012

Customer Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 33 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 31 (22.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 31 (22.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 31 (22.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (10.37%) Apache
4 7 (5.19%) Node.js
5 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (2.96%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.96%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.22%) SAS
6 3 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (27.41%) MS Office
2 24 (17.78%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.48%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.48%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (1.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) Joyent
2 1 (0.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (28.15%) Internet
2 33 (24.44%) Wireless
3 28 (20.74%) DNS
4 14 (10.37%) VoIP
5 13 (9.63%) SSL
6 10 (7.41%) TCP/IP
6 10 (7.41%) NAS
7 7 (5.19%) SSH
8 5 (3.70%) Firewall
8 5 (3.70%) Wireshark
8 5 (3.70%) DHCP
8 5 (3.70%) HTTP
8 5 (3.70%) LDAP
9 4 (2.96%) SNMP
9 4 (2.96%) tcpdump
9 4 (2.96%) Ethereal
10 3 (2.22%) Network Security
10 3 (2.22%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.22%) VPN
11 2 (1.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.15%) MySQL
2 8 (5.93%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (5.19%) Hadoop
3 7 (5.19%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.19%) Riak
4 4 (2.96%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Toad
2 1 (0.74%) WinDbg
General
1 6 (4.44%) German Language
2 5 (3.70%) French Language
3 4 (2.96%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.22%) Electronics
4 3 (2.22%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.22%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.48%) Finance
5 2 (1.48%) Military
5 2 (1.48%) Banking
5 2 (1.48%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.44%) OpenGL
1 6 (4.44%) OpenGL ES
2 5 (3.70%) Flash
3 4 (2.96%) WebCenter
4 3 (2.22%) Direct3D
4 3 (2.22%) OpenCL
4 3 (2.22%) Direct3D Mobile
4 3 (2.22%) DirectX
5 2 (1.48%) JCE
5 2 (1.48%) Web Services
6 1 (0.74%) XML
6 1 (0.74%) HTML
6 1 (0.74%) SOAP
6 1 (0.74%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (23.70%) Management Information System
3 31 (22.96%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.67%) Device Driver
5 8 (5.93%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.96%) Replication
6 4 (2.96%) NHS
6 4 (2.96%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.96%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.22%) GPGPU
7 3 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (2.22%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.22%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.48%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.48%) PKI
8 2 (1.48%) Physics
8 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 88 (65.19%) Windows
2 55 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (37.04%) Windows XP
4 37 (27.41%) Windows Vista
5 36 (26.67%) Linux
6 33 (24.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 32 (23.70%) Apple iOS
8 19 (14.07%) Windows 7
9 18 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (11.11%) UNIX
11 12 (8.89%) Solaris
12 7 (5.19%) Windows 8
12 7 (5.19%) Android
13 3 (2.22%) Debian
13 3 (2.22%) Ubuntu
13 3 (2.22%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.48%) AIX
14 2 (1.48%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.93%) Software Distribution
2 21 (15.56%) Service Delivery
3 5 (3.70%) Line Management
4 4 (2.96%) Software Engineering
5 3 (2.22%) Load Balancing
5 3 (2.22%) Resource Management
5 3 (2.22%) ITIL
6 2 (1.48%) CRM
6 2 (1.48%) Data Protection
7 1 (0.74%) Product Management
7 1 (0.74%) Network Management
7 1 (0.74%) E-Commerce
7 1 (0.74%) Service Management
7 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2
7 1 (0.74%) Validation
7 1 (0.74%) Migration
7 1 (0.74%) Asset Management
7 1 (0.74%) Data Management
7 1 (0.74%) Network Design
7 1 (0.74%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.81%) SQL
2 15 (11.11%) Java
3 7 (5.19%) PHP
3 7 (5.19%) Ruby
4 5 (3.70%) C
5 3 (2.22%) Assembly Language
6 2 (1.48%) C++
6 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.48%) Python
7 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (23.70%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) HND
3 3 (2.22%) A+ Certification
3 3 (2.22%) MCP
4 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) MCTS
4 2 (1.48%) CCNA
4 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.74%) CIPD
5 1 (0.74%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (17.04%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 19 (14.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.19%) Xen
3 7 (5.19%) NFS
3 7 (5.19%) KVM
4 4 (2.96%) Novell eDirectory
5 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.48%) vSphere
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.74%) XenApp
7 1 (0.74%) XenServer
7 1 (0.74%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) Nagios
1 7 (5.19%) ZABBIX
1 7 (5.19%) Munin
2 4 (2.96%) BMC Marimba
2 4 (2.96%) SCCM
2 4 (2.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.22%) FortiGate
3 3 (2.22%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.48%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.48%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 33 (24.44%) VMware
3 12 (8.89%) Citrix
4 10 (7.41%) Oracle
5 9 (6.67%) IBM
6 8 (5.93%) Apple
7 4 (2.96%) Blue Coat
7 4 (2.96%) Websense
7 4 (2.96%) Clearswift
7 4 (2.96%) WatchGuard
7 4 (2.96%) SonicWALL
7 4 (2.96%) F5
8 3 (2.22%) Fortinet
8 3 (2.22%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.22%) NetApp
8 3 (2.22%) Nokia
8 3 (2.22%) Veritas
8 3 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.22%) Sun
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